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Fifty-Five Rescued After High Speed Ferry Goes Aground
BOSTON – The Coast Guard teamed-up with local responders late Friday and early Saturday to rescue 55 people stranded aboard a high-speed ferry that hit a jetty while entering Hyannis Harbor.
The local fire department notified watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New E…
Canadian Fishermen Rescued By U.S. Coast Guard
(Associated Press) - A Coast Guard rescue helicopter from Massachusetts has rescued three Canadian fishermen who had to abandon their boat 150 miles offshore.
The Coast Guard in Boston says it received an emergency beacon alert from the Yarmouth, Nova Scotia-based vessel at about 12:41 p...
Coast Guard Rescues Crew Members
The U.S. Coast Guard rescues three crew members from a sinking New Bedford clam boat.  The incident happened Tuesday morning, about 8 miles south of Chatham.  According to seaman Adam Stanton, the crew of the clam boat "Full Circle" radioed the Coast Guard around 8am Tues…