Coast Guard rewarded the boys with challenge coins and a day out on water with commanders after the kids saved a man from drowning.
More than 36,000 pounds of cocaine was seized in 17 interdictions by five different cutters during a several-week span.
Recent at-sea interdiction in the Caribbean Sea south of Puerto Rico nets between $9 million and $18 million worth of cocaine.
Mohawk returns to homeport after 53-day Eastern Pacific counter drug patrol.
"It would have been difficult to find them if they didn't have flashlights.”
Ice coverage on Lake Erie is more than 20% — well above the seasonal norm of 5%
Operation Taconite is the Coast Guard’s largest domestic icebreaking operation.
They’ll offload about 10 tons of cocaine, 23 kilograms of heroin in Port Everglades worth an estimated $300 million wholesale seized in international waters.
Freezing air and water temperatures significantly decrease survival time for persons immersed in the water or trapped on the ice.
The SSV Oliver Hazard Perry was leaving Bowen's Wharf Seafood Festival when mishap occurred.
Mishap occurred near Middle Bass Island.
It won’t be a good day for boating on Lake Erie.
Hannah Westphal served as a machinery technican the cutter’s journey of more than 7,000 miles.
“Loss of confidence” cited as reason for personnel change.
The vessel Destination and its crew of six were lost in February while fishing for snow crab.