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2 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

U.S. not ready to deal with oil spill, marine accident in Arctic: NRC study

The United States is unequipped to handle an oil spill or any kind of marine disaster in Arctic waters even as melting ice encourages energy development, according to a new report by the National Research Council.

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Thu Apr 24, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Coast Guard cutter undergoing repairs at Fairhaven Shipyard

The ship, based out of San Diego, will be at Fairhaven Shipyard until June for an extensive 10-week repair.

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MLive.com

From the sky: Warming temperatures helping Coast Guard to rid ice near Mackinac Bridge

A spectacular scene was captured from the sky this week near Mackinac Island as warmer temperatures finally are working in the U.S. Coast Guard's favor.

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Coastal Point

Coast Guard Station Indian River recognized for readiness

Coastal Point a Submitted: The U.S. Coast Guardsmen of Station Indian River Inlet were recently presented the Kimball Readiness Award.

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The Chronicle-Telegram

Jack Faulhaber

Jack Faulhaber, 90, of Elyria, died Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at Avon Oaks Nursing Home in Avon.

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Times-Standard

Routine training with U.S. Coast Guard helicopter on Wednesday

If you spotted a chopper circling the skies Wednesday, it wasn't your imagination: The U.S. Coast Guard Humboldt Bay Sector conducted routine helicopter training on Wednesday afternoon.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Dorsetecho.co.uk

RFA ship due back at Portland after 15-month operation

A NAVY support ship arrives back in Portland tomorrow after more than a year at sea which saw it catch drug runners in the Caribbean.

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KPLC-TV Lake Charles

Boating Safety Lagniappe Day set for May 10

The state Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will host their annual Boating Safety Lagniappe Day on May 10 at the Lake Charles Civic Center.

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Detroit Free Press

Mackinac Island tourism season ready, but ice freezes out spring

Staff tries to break up the ice around a Shepler's Ferry boat in St. Ignace Tuesday April 22nd.

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Anchorage Daily News

Man in deflating raft off Fire Island saved by military rescuers

A man in a deflating raft was rescued Tuesday night from Cook Inlet between Fire Island and Kincaid Park, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

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KTRE-TV Lufkin

More bodies recovered from ferry as hope of finding survivors fades

As crews recovered more bodies, the death toll rose steadily Tuesday morning to more than 100 - a grim milestone for divers, for whom the search has been incredibly difficult.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Video: Coast Guard rescues 3 from ship south of Kodiak

Lt. Cmdr. Vince Jansen, pilot , discusses the upcoming medevac mission with his crew Lt.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Marine News

Resolve Maritime Academy to Host 'DC Olympics'

Resolve Maritime Academy informs it is to host the Damage Control Olympics as an annual event for officers and damage control crew of US Navy and US Coast Guard vessels visiting Port Everglades during Fleet Week 2014 on April 29 at 9:00am - 4:00pm in Port Everglades.

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Poughkeepsie Journal

Hudson River boaters face more hazards this season

Sgt. John Murphy, left, and Police Officer Omar Munoz are seen Wednesday on one of the Rockland County Sheriff's Department boats at Patsy's Marina in Stony Point.

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ABC News

Court: Ohio Man Must Pay $489,000 for False Call

An Ohio man who was 19 when he made a false distress call that triggered a massive, 21-hour search on Lake Erie must pay $489,000 in restitution to the U.S. and Canadian agencies involved in the needless rescue effort, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday.

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TwinCities

Stillwater backs off on request to reduce bridge lifts

As a result of boaters and marina operators protesting last week about proposed changes to the Stillwater Lift Bridge's weekday schedule, the Stillwater City Council is planning to rescind the city's request to cut back the number of lifts a day.

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Alabama Live

Coast Guard pilot's widow to sign copies of her book

MOBILE, Alabama - Teresa Taylor, the widow of Lt. Cmdr. Dale Taylor, will sign copies of her book this Saturday, April 26, at LifeWay Christian Bookstore.

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Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

Bradenton Beach to crack down on 'derelict vessels'

A dinghy dock serves as a landing point for boaters anchored off the Historic Bridge Street Pier in Bradenton Beach.

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10News

Fishermen honored for rescuing family from sea

Emotional words were exchanged and there was great deal of thanks for the three men who rescued an East County family from the ocean.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

SooToday

Thick ice keeps freighters backed up for miles

Thick ice on Lake Superior has created a logjam of freighters backed up along the shipping channel, including boats carrying iron ore bound for Essar Steel Algoma.

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