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3 days ago
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Coast Guard stop runaway boat after operator falls out

The U.S. Coast Guard says it stopped a runaway boat near the North Carolina coast after the boat's operator was knocked into the water.
2 weeks ago
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Police: Reality TV star killed Coast Guard member in DWI wreck

A reality TV star killed a U.S. Coast Guard technician in a drunken wrong-way collision on a Virginia highway, authorities said.
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1 month ago
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87-foot patrol boat could be relocated to Wrightsville Beach Coast Guard

The Coast Guard station at Wrightsville Beach might eventually be home to a much bigger boat. The Coast Guard is looking into relocating an 87-foot patrol boat and it might end up here.
1 month ago
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Search resumes for Cape Fear River jumper

Witnesses say the man was attempting to take his life. A spokeswoman with Wilmington Police says the man was overheard saying he did not want to live.
2 months ago
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WATCH: Coast Guard rescues sea turtle tangled in lobster pot

The Coast Guard rescued an entangled sea turtle Sunday after it got tangled in a lobster pot off Cuttyhunk Island in Massachusetts.
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2 months ago
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Coast Guard rescues 5 in Beaufort

he crew found the two adults, two teenagers and one child standing on a sandbar next to their vessel that had run aground and become swamped.
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2 months ago
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New Coast Guard commander: ‘We are prepared to help when needed’

Hurricane preparedness, rip currents and boating safety. These are just a few concerns the Coast Guard deals with.
2 months ago
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Inside the Coast Guard’s record $6 billion year in cocaine seizures

It’s been a record year for high seas drug seizures like these — 50,000 pounds of cocaine and heroin valued at more than a half-a-billion dollars have been confiscated since August.
2 months ago
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Coast Guard: Search suspended for missing NC boater after fisherman dies

Coast Guard Sector North Carolina suspended its search Sunday for a fisherman reported overdue with two others near Bogue Inlet.
3 months ago
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UPDATE: Coast Guard suspends search for missing fisherman, wife talks to WWAY

The Coast Guard suspended its search Saturday for two boaters, Steve Chaney and David Hambrick, who were reported missing near Oak Island.