Coast Guard Proposes New Regulation Requiring Boaters To Stay Within 100 Feet Of Pittsburgh River BanksThe Coast Guard is proposing a new river regulation that would aim to make Pittsburgh's waterways safer and less congested.
Public Safety: Operator Was Unaware Barge Had Crashed Into Boat, 3 People EvaluatedTwo people were injured when a barge crashed into a boat carrying three people overnight.
Report: Weather, Maintenance Responsible For '18 Barge Breakaway On Ohio RiverA new report blames wintry weather conditions and poor maintenance for an incident in January 2018 in which 27 barges broke away on the Ohio River near Pittsburgh.
Nearly 4 Dozen Fishermen Rescued From Lake Erie Ice FloeAuthorities say nearly four dozen fishermen trapped on an ice floe in Lake Erie have been rescued by the U.S. Coast Guard and local emergency personnel in northern Ohio.
Towing Vessel Carrying Diesel Fuel Sinks In Ohio RiverThe U.S. Coast Guard says a towing vessel has sunk on the Ohio River.
Coast Guard Investigating Cause Of Loose Barges, Bridge Closures; Fines Could Be ComingThe Coast Guard is investigating the cause of the loose barges Monday morning that shut down six bridges during the morning rush.
Coast Guard Pulls Body From Lake Erie In Cleveland AreaThe U.S. Coast Guard says it has pulled a body from Lake Erie near a fishing area on Cleveland's east side.
Coast Guard Issues Reminder On Boating Dangers Ahead Of 4th Of July HolidayIf you are boating during the Fourth of July fireworks show at Pittsburgh’s Point State Park, you will be steered away from the Point.
Small Plane Goes Missing During Flight From Oklahoma To TexasThe U.S. Coast Guard is searching the Gulf of Mexico for a small plane that didn't land at its scheduled location in Central Texas and stopped responding to air traffic controllers.
Coast Guard: Army Helicopter Reported Down Off HawaiiThe U.S. Coast Guard and military crews are responding to a report that an Army helicopter with five aboard went down in the ocean off Hawaii.
Sea Lion Caught In Fishing Gear Hops On BoatOfficials say a juvenile sea lion was so happy to be rescued after getting hooked by fishing gear off Southern California, it jumped into a Coast Guard boat.
More People Come Forward, Claim Gator Sightings In Mon RiverMore people are now coming forward, claiming they also spotted an alligator in the Mon River.
Alligator Reportedly Spotted Twice In Mon RiverPolice are investigating reports of an alligator in the Monongahela River near Belle Vernon.
Officials Cracking Down On Drinking While Boating This WeekendEveryone knows it’s illegal to drink and drive, but officials are also cracking down on drinking and boating.
Coast Guard Honors Victims Of 9/11Ceremonies in Washington DC, New York City and Shanksville commemorate the events of 9-11, but the Coast Guard wanted to give the people of Pittsburgh an opportunity to reflect some twelve-years later.