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  1. Coast Guard medevacs woman from boat near OcracokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a woman from a grounded motorboat, just east of Cedar Island late Tuesday afternoon. According to Coast Guard officials, the 34-year-old woman suffered back injuries during the grounding near Ocracoke.

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  2. Bridge widening to result in new park on 331 causewayRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    The cement pavilions and cinder block rest rooms that for years served as a sort of retro landmark on the causeway at the U.S. 331 Clyde B. Wells Bridge have disappeared.

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  3. Letter: Coasties great help to homebound seniorsRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The Daily Advance

    The Albemarle Commission's Senior Nutrition Program would like to make citizens in our area more aware of the wonderful men and women serving in the U.S. Coast Guard, specifically in the Elizabeth City area. Dear Reader, This content is only available to subscribers of The Daily Advance print and/or e-edition.

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  4. Crewman Pleads Guilty to Obstructing Justice in Pollution CaseRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Marine News

    Chief engineer of car-carrier vessel pleads guilty to obstruction of justice in marine oil pollution case The chief engineer of the cargo vessel M/V Selene Leader pleaded guilty in federal court in Baltimore, Maryland, to obstruction of justice and violating the Act to Prevent Pollution from Ships , announced Acting Assistant Attorney General Sam Hirsch and U.S. Attorney Rod J. Rosenstein of the District of Maryland. Noly Torato Vidad was the chief engineer of the vessel, which was operated by Hachiuma Steamship Co LTD, a Japanese company, between August 2013 and the end of January 2014.

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  5. Okla. paramedic student wins national scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | EMS1

    Jeremy McQuerry, a student in emergency medical services at Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City, recently was awarded a $1,000 EMS Success scholarship. Winners of the 2014 scholarships were independently scored by a three-person panel on dedication to the community, dedication to the profession and the ability to set an example for professionalism in EMS.

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  6. 'Anywhere and any weather': U.S. Coast Guard faces lake-effect snow,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | MLive.com

    The crews at the United States Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City were out training Monday, Nov. 17 for what Lt. Cmdr. Charlie Wilson said is the most dangerous season for rescues.

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  7. USCG rescues sinking fishing boat off OahuRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | National Fisherman

    Fishermen in waters off Oahu are slowly making their way back to shore after they sent out a distress call Sunday morning saying their boat was sinking. The United States Coast Guard got the call shortly before 9:00 a.m. and immediately deployed boat and air crews to the rescue.

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  8. Sinking Fishing Vessel and Crew Safe in HonoluluRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Marine News

    The fishing vessel Pacifica moored safely in Honolulu Harbor Monday after taking on water when insufficient shaft packing in the stern tube allowed water to flood the vessel approximately 144 miles north northeast of Oahu, the U.S. Coast Guard reported. USCG watchstanders at the Honolulu Command Center received a distress call from the commercial fishing vessel Pacifica at 8:58 a.m., Sunday, reporting that the vessel was taking on water at 10 gallons per minute and was continuing to make way toward Oahu at seven miles per hour.

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  9. Dorena-Hickman Ferry closing for at least a weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | KMIZ

    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says the Dorena-Hickman Ferry is going to a Memphis shipyard to be outfitted for a new barge. It's expected to take a week but may be longer.

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  10. Vessel & Crew Safe in HonoluluRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Marine News

    The fishing vessel Pacifica moored safely in Honolulu Harbor Monday after taking on water approximately 144 miles north northeast of Oahu. The cause of the flooding was determined to be insufficient shaft packing in the stern tube, which allowed water to enter the vessel.

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  11. LocalCoast Guard helicopter lifts hunter out of mudCoast Guard...Read the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | News Herald

    Coast Guard helicopter lifts hunter out of mud Duck hunter beached boat, stuck in mud and reeds Check out this story on portclintonnewsherald.com: http://ohne.ws/1uI05ZB A lone duck hunter who beached his boat and then tried to walk to shore before getting stuck in mud got a lift from a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter Monday evening. The local man, whose name is not being released, was hunting by boat in the West Harbor area shortly before 7 p.m. when his boat became stranded.

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  12. Wagley named Freedom Boat Club training managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Boating Industry

    Freedom Boat Club, the nation's largest and oldest boat club, has announced the promotion of Capt. Marti Wagley to Training Manager of its 15 corporate locations in Southwest Florida.

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  13. Coast Guard bust narco-terrorists throughout Caribbean BasinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Examiner.com

    A member of the U.S. Coast Guard was killed in the line of duty when suspected drug smugglers rammed his vessel near Santa Cruz Island. Chief Petty Officer Terrell Horne III, 34, of Redondo Beach was second in command of the Halibut, an 87-foot... The U.S. Coast Guard in Florida says crew members aboard the Cutter Alligator offloaded cocaine valued at $5.1 million in St. Petersburg, Florida on Thursday.

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  14. Shipping containers plunge into waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | SFBay

    United States Coast Guard crews out of San Francisco helped recover shipping containers that fell into the Oakland Estuary Saturday. Coast Guard officials said crews and local fire department personnel responded around 8:30 p.m. to the estuary after the three containers fell in the water from the motor vessel NYK Aquarius while offloading cargo at SSA Facility Berth 57 in the water .

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  15. Coast Guard Assists Sinking Fishing VesselRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | STAR 101.9

    The US Coast Guard assisted a commercial fishing vessel that was sinking 144 miles north-northeast of Oahu Sunday. The Coast Guard got a distress call from the "Pacifica" just before 9 a.m. The crew reported it was taking on water at ten gallons per minute.

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  16. Downtown Street Closure for Chiller Project Begins TodayRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | The Bradenton Times

    BRADENTON Manatee County officials are asking downtown Bradenton drivers to use caution and to have patience as some local roads are limited or closed during the installation of the new downtown chiller. From today through the end of November, the intersection of 10th Street West and Fourth Avenue will be closed, meaning downtown traffic will be diverted by signs and flagmen.

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  17. Oklahoma City paramedic student wins national scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | NewsOK.com

    Jeremy McQuerry of Oklahoma City, a student in emergency medical services at Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City, recently was awarded a $1,000 EMS Success scholarship. He is a firefighter at the Tuttle Fire Department.

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  18. Chamber of Marine Commerce announces RADM Michael N. Parks, USCG (Ret.) joins as special advisorRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | Ctl.ca

    The Chamber of Marine Commerce announced that RADM Michael N. Parks, USCG , has joined the Chamber as Special Advisor. In his new role, RADM Parks will be working with the Chamber to promote the distinct economic, environmental and safety advantages of the bi-national Great Lakes St. Lawrence shipping industry, in addition to increasing awareness and advising on the industry's maritime-related policy and issues.

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  19. Madison and Florham Park Honor VeteransRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 11 | TheAlternativePress.com

    The towns of Madison and Florham Park held a ceremony to commemorate Veterans Day Tuesday morning in Condurso Park in Madison. Robert Holtz, commander of American Legion Post 43 of Florham Park and Madison, said it was a nice day to salute the veterans and hoped for a good turnout.

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  20. Beckley Honors VeteransRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 11 | WOAY

    Over 500 community members, young and old, came out in full force to honor and give thanks to the veterans. Seaman 1st Class Raymond Pedigo, the oldest native veteran in West Virginia, was the grand marshal of the parade.

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