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  1. Officers Patrol Smith Mountain LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Moneta, Va- It's the unofficial start of summer, and folks from all over are flocking Smith Mountain Lake. That means officers with the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries are handing out tickets to anyone drinking and boating.

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  2. Marine troopers increase patrols, advise holiday boating safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WTVM

    Just as police warn you shouldn't be riding in a vehicle without buckling up, troopers say you should not be in a boat without a life vest. Troopers are expecting more people on the water this Memorial Day weekend, and that includes an influx of young people, fresh out of school for the summer.

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  3. Sailboat makers, dealerships have the wind at their backsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Harnessing wind power and a stronger economy, sailboats are one of the fastest-growing segments of an improved U.S. boating market. Sales of new sailboats were up nearly 34% in 2014, driven largely by the increased popularity of models under 20 feet ...

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  4. Extremely low water levels will affect boating and other water sports ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Seattle Times

    Water levels at Diablo Lake in the northern Cascade region are expected to see very low water levels that could impact boat accessibility. The lake will be drawn down as low as 1,192 feet above sea level or 10 feet below normal operating conditions for maintenance by Seattle City Light of the Ross Dam barge landing and ferry facilities.

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  5. Changes could keep Buckeye Lake businesses afloatRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WTVG-TV Toledo

    ... possibly starting next summer. Meanwhile, many locals are upset because the low water and related problems hinder boating, fishing and other water activities, thus hurting tourism and the local economy. The local chamber of commerce sought an ...

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  6. Conway fishing team qualifies for world tournamentRead the original story

    Saturday | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... Harvey, Davis Perry and captain Clint Harvey. "Each team fished hard all day and it was tough with many boats not boating a keeper," said Love. "We had a good time and were represented Conway High School well." Hunter and Troy Bogard and Mosby ...

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  7. Spokane County Sheriff's Office urges boating safety, life jacket useRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    For many, Memorial Day weekend is the start of summer. One way to celebrate: getting out on a boat.

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  8. CT Legislature Adopts 'Emily's Law' for Teen MarinersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Patch.com

    ... of a safe towing course prior to engaging in the activity. Under current regulations, a 13-year-old with a Safe Boating Certificate is able to take a twin 350-horsepower engine boat out and tow water skiers and tubers. Officials have said there are ...

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  9. As boating season begins, drinking and boating laws tightenRead the original story

    Saturday | 760 WJR

    Memorial Day is the official start of the summer boating season. It also ushers in the tightening of blood-alcohol limits on the Great Lakes.

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  10. Missing Crisfield boaters located by Marine PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Worcester County Times

    ... If going out in a boat, let loved ones know where you are going and what time you will return. Leave a copy of your boating plan in your car. Many times, Marine Police Officers check the vehicle a watercraft has left from for information that might ...

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  11. Beach and Water Safety on Memorial Day WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KRGV

    "boating can be very dangerous, every year we respond to accidents where boats collide, people fall overboard." texas game wardens are watching the waters,, in force this holiday weekend.

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  12. TWRA offers boating safety tips for Memorial Day weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WKRN

    ... ." "We look for BUI's every time we are out on the water, if you are born before January 1, 1989, you need to have a boating license," Roberson said.

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  13. Spending Memorial Day Weekend Boating? Put Down The Cap'n, CaptainRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Patch.com

    With fuel prices lower than they have been in months, there's a good possibility the Manasquan River and other waterways will see more boaters than they have in the months since Hurricane Sandy hit our coast. This week was National Safe Boating Week, where boaters are reminded about the dangers they can face on the water if they aren't exercising caution and are doing things such as boating under the influence.

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  14. Michigan lake water cold despite warm air temps, authorities warnRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | MLive.com

    As weekend vacationers flock north for camping, boating and other outdoor activities through Memorial Day weekend, they will find pleasant temperatures and at least one day of mostly sunny skies. Lake Michigan had an average temperature of just 42 degrees on May 17; Lake Huron, 40.9 degrees; and Lake Erie, 53.1 degrees.

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  15. Stay afloat: River Rescue commander shares lifesaving water recreation tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | PennLive.com

    New Cumberland River Rescue Commander Matt Stoner is pictured wearing a personal floatation device at the main boat launch River Rescue uses in New Cumberland. Anything can happen when you least expect it while boating and swimming, especially on the Susquehanna River, which claims at least one or two lives in the Harrisburg area each summer.

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  16. Boating Safety: Tips to Stay Safe on the WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Health News Digest

    Boating is fun, but it's important that it's also safe. Whether it's a fishing boat, a canoe or kayak, or a personal watercraft, there are some basic safety tips that apply to all.

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  17. Boat builder sees smooth sailing ahead for industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    The Memorial Day weekend is the traditional kickoff to the summer boating season, and according to figures from the National Marine Manufacturers Association, power boat sales are expected to increase as much as 7 percent in 2015. "Spring and summer are key selling periods for new boats and we are off to a good start with warmer weather and lower gas prices helping to boost boat sales," said association president Thom Dammrich, in a media release.

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  18. Officials share safety tips for holiday weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... from work means more people will be in and on the water Memorial Day weekend. Coastal areas offer opportunities for boating, kayaking, surfing and other water activities and with more fun comes more risks. Memorial Day weekend sees the most boating ...

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  19. Boat owners warned 'don't drown in smoke'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Crewe Guardian

    ... her life, if they had been installed. Cheshire firefighters are supporting Boat Safety Week for the start of the boating season, and are asking owners to make regular, basic checks, fit a smoke alarm and know their escape route. Mr Brooks added: ...

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  20. East Brother Light StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Examiner.com

    ... bed and breakfast. If you're looking for a unique and romantic getaway , it's a short boat ride away from the quirky boating community of Point San Pablo. After the boat ride, you climb up a ladder, similar to one in a pool to the boat ramp of the ...

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