Boating

Police start conversation about safety on Lake Norman

November 22. Cornelius Police Department kicks off recreational safety efforts for boating season. The focus will be on changing the culture to one that educates swimmers and boaters on the safest practices. Education gap “In the past, we’ve made a lot of individual efforts across the lake to help us, …

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Jensen Beach: Visit Jensen Beach with your family

Jensen Beach, Florida is a small town paradise Located in Martin County, Florida, Jensen Beach is part of the Port St. Lucie, Florida Metropolitan Statistical Area. It is home to approximately 11,707 people, according to the 2010 census. History of the pineapple sector In the late 1800s, Jensen Beach, Florida …

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South Florida boat storage lacking as developers scoop up land

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. — Members of South Florida’s boating community say there’s a serious shortage of boat storage as developers are eager to buy up open land. “This is my Zen moment,” Marshall Sklar, who lives in Boca Raton, told WPTV. Sklar practically lives on his boat. Alex Hagan/WPTV Marshall …

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How much does a Jeep boat cost?

An amphibious vehicle is an impressive vessel due to its unparalleled utility between terrain types. Jeep boat rental makes sense to try it out, but what if you want to own one? How much does a jeep boat cost? The price of a car boat can start at around $80,000 …

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VIDEO: Fire burns three waterfront homes on Lake of the Ozarks | Boating News at Lake of the Ozarks

LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. – Two lakefront homes were completely destroyed and a third was badly damaged by fire Thursday afternoon. video by Tom Haley, published with permission video by Tom Haley, published with permission A firefighter was injured but treated at the …

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Longboat Key Cops Corner: Prime Suspect Bobby Ewing | Rowboat key

Friday, October 28 Fired 2:31 p.m., 3800 block of Gulf of Mexico Drive Suspicious incident: An officer was dispatched to verify a caller’s report of an ongoing painting project nearby. The caller was concerned that the painting was taking place near flammable objects, although he did not wish to have …

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Capsized kayaker missing in Lake Erie – News-Herald

A search and rescue effort for a 30-year-old man began in the early afternoon in Sheffield Lake on November 5. First responders were called to the Lake Sheffield boat launch on Lake Road for an effort to rescue a boater, with several boats on Lake Erie. As the search continued, …

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Over 244,000 boats inspected for quagga mussels in 2022 boating season

Salt Lake City – The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources and other partner agencies have been hard at work again this year, inspecting and decontaminating boats across the state to prevent the spread of invasive quagga mussels. Statewide, aquatic invasive species technicians from DWR, Utah State Parks, the Arizona Game …

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The 11 Best Things To Do In Shawnee State Park

Shawnee State Park is one of Ohio’s finest hidden treasures. Nestled in the 63,000-acre Shawnee State Forest, the park is located in the foothills of Appalachia. With two lakes and easy access to the Ohio River, the park is teeming with boating and fishing activities. But it is also a …

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Two non-fatal collisions and one boating incident over long weekend: Sundre RCMP

Cow killed west of Sundre along Coal Camp Road after being hit by motorist; injured boater transported by STARS SUNDRE — While they didn’t necessarily keep running from call to call, local emergency services were nonetheless reasonably busy over the Thanksgiving long weekend. Although there were a few collisions as …

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BRP transforms the boating experience – #BNBFISHINGMAG

Bombardier Recreational Products (BRP) is shaking up the boating industry with completely redesigned Manitou, Alumacraft and Quintrex boats, featuring the all-new Rotax outboard engine with stealth technology. Disappearing under the boat and designed not to be seen or felt, this new engine technology is a game changer. The Manitou, Alumacraft …

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Roa Island Boating Club named one of the best in the UK by CAMRA

A CLUB has been named one of the best in the country after winning a prestigious regional award. The Roa Island Boating Club in the West Pennines region was among 14 clubs in the country to win the regional Club of the Year competition, awarded by the Campaign for Real …

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The 3 boaters rescued from the Gulf of Mexico after 28 hours at sea tell their story

CNN — Three boaters clung to a raft of makeshift coolers and fended off shark attacks and jellyfish stings in the waters near Empire, Louisiana, until they were rescued 28 hours later, the all thanks to a miraculous SMS. The three old friends left on October 8 to fish for …

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Rescue training turns into real business as boaters and divers rescue a woman from the Spokane River

A Good Samaritan and Spokane County Sheriff’s Divers rescued a woman from the Spokane River on Wednesday as divers conducted scuba rescue training nearby. Divers from the Sheriff’s Emergency Operations Team, along with Boise and Seattle firefighters, were attending the training around 11 a.m. when Deputy Thad Schultz noticed the …

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Dana Point Boaters’ Association to Host First Poker Race

SUPPORT THIS INDEPENDENT JOURNALISMThe article you are about to read comes from our journalists doing their important job – investigating, researching and writing their stories. We want to provide informative and inspiring stories that connect you to the people, issues and opportunities within our community. Journalism requires a lot of …

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Catching the Ocean View: ‘We Want to Be Where the Boaters Are’: Major Boating Company Moves to South Florida

By Jim “Chiefy” Mathie | New Pelican Writer The downtown Fort Lauderdale skyline has a new nautical icon. West Marine has moved its headquarters from Santa Cruz, Calif. to 1 East Broward Blvd. Its sign is located on the large glass building at the northeast corner of Andrews Avenue. Initially, …

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Wild Things: ATVs and boating accidents on the rise

Four-year-old Easton Shaw from Algoma excitedly pointed to a leaping salmon on the Kewaunee River during an Oct. 1 open house at the Besadny facility. He was there with his two-year-old brother, Spencer; and his parents, Ben and Kayden. Learn more below. Photo by Kevin Naze. 2021 has been a …

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Delray Beach man arrested for browsing under the influence

He said he was heading for Boca Raton, but was traveling north after Peanut Island. Eight people aboard the ship. James Saint Marie, Courtesy Palm Beach County Jail. BY: STAFF REPORT | BocaNewsNow.com PALM BEACH COUNTY, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Copyright © 2022 MetroDesk Media, LLC) – A Delray Beach man is …

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When arriving at a navigation lock, what is the order of priority?

Using a navigation lock is a fast and exciting way to navigate a new body of water. Knowing the answer to the question, “When arriving at a navigation lock, what is the order of precedence?” avoid surprises. There is a strict order for ships to use a navigation lock. Military …

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Native American Tribal Comptroller Leverages Benefits of Rutgers Government Accounting Program

The Native American Tribal Comptroller harnesses the benefits of the Rutgers Master of Governmental Accounting program. Tweet that “There’s such a need for that kind of expertise in running Native American tribes,” Williams said. In addition to roughly supervising $11 million in general operating funds, Williams must ensure that the …

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David Y.Ige | DLNR Press Release – Kaneohe man cited for Laynet and boating violations

DLNR Press Release – Kaneohe man cited for Laynet and boating violations Published on Sep 24, 2022 in Latest news from the department, Press room (HONOLULU) – Early Friday morning, officers from the DLNR’s Resource Conservation and Enforcement Division (DOCARE) confiscated more than a thousand feet of laynet and two …

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Coast Guard searches for missing 65-year-old boater near Galveston, officials say

Galveston, TX – The Coast Guard is looking for a 65-year-old man who disappeared Thursday while boating near Galveston, officials said. Officials received a call around 7 p.m. from a woman saying her father was on a broken down 19-foot boat and needed help near the Galveston piers. As crews …

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The Limestone Boat Company places its first order for Fully

COLLINGWOOD, Ont., Sept. 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Limestone Boat Company (there “Company”) (TSXV: BOAT | OTCQB: LMSBF) – Aquasport boat owner and builder, Limestone® Boats and Boca Bay Boats – is pleased to announce that it has placed an initial order for the first all-electric propulsion systems to …

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Lower Rogue River boating permits available by phone – Medford News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News

The Rum Creek Fire damaged phone and internet service at the Smullin Visitor Center in Rand, changing the way permits are issued for boating on the wilderness section of the Rogue River. [BLM photo] GALICIA – The Rum Creek fire has damaged telephone and internet service at the Smullin Visitor …

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Lantau Yacht Club’s Yachtcation package continues to attract the boating community

Lantau Yacht Club’s Yachtcation package continues to attract the boating community by Lantau Yacht Club Sep 17 04:16 UTC The Colven family at the LYC marina, picnicking at the LYC and hiking around the DB © Lantau Yacht Club Mr Thomas Woo, President and Founder of the Marine Italia dealership, …

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The Best T-Shirts for Sailors and Boaters

How do you choose the best t-shirts for sailors and boaters? Duncan Kent takes a look at what’s available and picks his favorites The ubiquitous t-shirt is ideal for summer boating, being inexpensive, cool, easy to wash and available in an endless choice of colors with a plethora of attractive …

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Close call for boater on fire by Cedar Point

When he realized there was a fire under the boat’s rear hatch, Larry Kane said he “thought to take the fire extinguisher and put it out myself, but I had fear that the gasoline will explode”. A 17ft Boston Whaler burst into flames just off Cedar Island Lighthouse near Cedar …

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Dominion Lake Murray rep charged with boating while intoxicated

As a thunderstorm began moving across Lake Murray on August 6, officers from the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources responded to a report of an apparently drunk boater at the lighthouse marina. While stopping at the gas dock, DNR officers encountered a man at the helm of a pontoon …

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After losing his leg in a boating accident, a Minnesota boy excels at rowing

After losing his leg in a boating accident, a Minnesota boy excels at rowing From tragedy to inspiration, a Minnesota boy who lost his leg in a boating accident doesn’t stop the youngster from being a winner in rowing. (FOX 9) – From tragedy to inspiration, a Minnesota boy who …

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Search continues for 3 Bethel boaters missing since last week

The search continued on Tuesday for three men missing after their boat sank a week ago near Bethel, rescue authorities said. Shane McIntyre, Carl Flynn and Justin Crow left Bethel in a KingFisher Extreme Shallow boat on the afternoon of Aug. 30 to deliver supplies for a moose hunt to …

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More and more Irish tourists are heading to the Shannon, but it brings its own problems – The Irish Times

More and more Irish are choosing to holiday on the Shannon, with one operator reporting domestic bookings this year up 40% on 2019. But the trend, buoyed by a shift towards staycations during the pandemic, is driving its own set of problems, including serious security concerns. “The government does not …

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Boaters say the end of summer doesn’t mean the end of the boating season

ROCHESTER, NY – As summer winds down, so do the opportunities to be on the water. For many boaters, Labor Day weekend marks the end of the boating season, and for boat renters, the end of their busiest season. “So we’re still open, we’re still renting boats, it’s definitely going …

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Thomas Courto bid farewell a year after Tasmanian man died at sea in triple tragedy

The latest victim of an ill-fated Tasmanian boat trip that claimed the lives of three friends has been laid to rest nearly a year after the incident, but the search for the ship by his relatives continues. Key points: A bone belonging to Mr Courto was found by a recreational …

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Boaters and law enforcement crack down on boat safety on the Connecticut River

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB/WSHM) – Avid boaters have contacted our newsroom, asking us for answers about what they call a recent string of parties and reckless boating on the Connecticut River. A local boater we spoke to is preparing for the last big boating weekend of the year on the Connecticut …

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ISLAMORADA CHARTER BOAT OPERATOR MAKES BOATING ACCESSIBLE TO THE DISABLED

Captain Mick Nealey and Ken Ostebo take Islamorada Chamber of Commerce staff on a trip across the Florida Bay to introduce them to their non-profit organization Active Disabled Americans. KELLIE BUTLER FARRELL / Weekly Keys Charter boat captain Mick Nealey is all too familiar with the daily struggles faced by …

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SunLive – Dragon Boat and Harmony

Tauranga’s breast cancer survivor dragon boat team, Boobops, will be launched into the sport’s International Championships with Jeremy Hantler of the Harmonic Resonators spearheading their fundraising efforts. The Boobops are delighted to be supported by the Tauranga family group – the Harmonic Resonators, who are hosting a fundraising concert for …

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Archery, navigation rules updated | News, Sports, Jobs

HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission at its regular quarterly meeting voted to change bowfishing regulations. Although the use of longbows, crossbows, spears and gigs used in bow fishing is already regulated in the Pennsylvania code, these changes are intended to address a growing number of …

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Record Boats Race in the CRAB Cup for Accessible Boating

Sailors are quick to support other sailors. And that’s exactly what happened on August 20e CRAB Cup for Accessible Boating, when a record number of boats showed up to help raise operating expenses for Chesapeake Region Accessible Boating (CRAB). The CRAB Cup is part of the Chesapeake Bay Fundraising Triple …

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Pregnant Chrissy Teigen takes bohemian chic to the next level in a floral scarf as she enjoys a boat trip

Pregnant Chrissy Teigen takes bohemian chic to the next level in a colorful scarf as she enjoys a boat trip By Alesia Stanford for Dailymail.Com Published: 6:05 p.m. BST, 21 August 2022 | Updated: 6:47 p.m. BST, 21 August 2022 Chrissy Teigen took boho chic to the next level as …

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Coast Guard reminds boaters not to block large vessels in harbors and canals

FRANKFORT, MI — Reports of pleasure boats blocking large vessels from moving through narrow waterways are becoming a safety concern in Frankfurt, authorities said. The U.S. Coast Guard reminds boaters that it is illegal to block large vessels that “navigate safely only in a narrow channel of channel.” Under federal …

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Boating at Hussainsagar fetches Rs.9.5 lakh on Day I

HYDERABAD: Navigation services in Hussainsagar rang the cash register for the state tourism department on Independence Day as thousands of visitors who came to take part in the Diamond Jubilee of Freedom celebrations also enjoyed a ride around the imposing Buddha statue in the middle of the lake. The boating …

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Mississauga community rallies around man with spinal injury after horrific boating accident

Preferred region How does this work? By Karen Longwell Published on August 15, 2022 at 12:17 p.m. A Mississauga man is lucky to be alive after a boating accident in the Peterborough area this summer, and doctors believe he will have mobility issues for the rest of his life. Now …

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Man arrested in connection with July’s deadly hit-and-run

ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY, Md. – Maryland Natural Resources Police have arrested a man in connection with the July hit-and-run that killed a woman in Anne Arundel County. Brownell Edds Jr. is charged with ship negligent manslaughter and ship criminal negligent manslaughter. RELATED: Anne Arundel Co. woman dies, police search for …

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Four Feet Lower: Low Reservoir Causes Navigation Season to Close Early | News, Sports, Jobs

Photo Times Observer by Josh Cotton Low reservoir levels caused the Wolf Run marina to close effective Thursday and also revealed launches at Forest Service recreation sites. Allegheny Reservoir levels, currently four feet below normal, are ending important parts of the summer boating season prematurely. Wolf …

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Winthrop boaters launch petition against mooring ordinance

One of many signs explaining the Winthrop’s new mooring rules can be seen at the south end of Lake Maranacook in April. Local boaters recently started a petition for the city to reconsider the policy requiring waterfront property in order to drop anchor. While the rules affect 11 bodies of …

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Oregon man dies in tragic boating accident near Pendleton

An Oregon man who died in a tragic boating accident over the weekend has been identified. Just after 6 p.m. Friday, the Umatilla County Sheriff’s Office received a call about a boating accident at McKay Reservoir, just south of Pendleton, Oregon, about 75 miles south of the Tri-Cities. Investigators found …

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Coast Guard helps Alaska State Troopers locate three overdue boaters near Haven Bay

 Video of Petty Officer 3rd Class Alexandria Preston US Coast Guard District 17 A Coast Guard Kodiak C-130 Hercules Air Station crew helped Alaska State Troopers locate three overdue boaters near Haven Bay, Alaska on Friday. Alaska State Troopers have requested Coast Guard assistance in searching for the three …

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Navy officials step up patrols off Plymouth to keep whales and boaters safe

PLYMOUTH – Boaters will see more patrols in the waters off Plymouth this weekend with interest in a pod of humpback whales who have fed in recent weeks. We went looking for the three now infamous juveniles with the Massachusetts Environmental Police, but the whales weren’t making themselves known to …

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Fast, Reliable: Coast Guard Presence at Beach Haven Keeps Boaters Safe

ASSIGNMENT: Coast Guard Boatswain Melissa Hiatt pilots a weekend crew through Liberty Thorofare off Beach Haven, emphasizing the importance of their seasonal presence on the water. (Photos by Ryan Morrill) Tucked away at the end of Liberty Avenue, just over a stone’s throw from the former site of Coast Guard …

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Bereavement counselors called as rescue efforts end in migrant boating tragedy – Eye Witness News

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Immigration Minister Keith Bell said bereavement counselors would be invited to the Carmichael Road Detention Center today to speak to survivors in shock from the weekend’s fatal boat crash. end. “They’re still in shock,” Bell told Eyewitness News yesterday. His comment came as authorities continued to investigate …

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Boaters misbehave and boldly make ferry crews grumpy

MUKILTEO – Hey, guy in the speedboat. Seriously, how can you not see a 362 foot ferry? Happens all the time. On a clear Thursday mid-afternoon, the ferry operator honked five times when a small pleasure craft approached its path as it navigated the Mukilteo-Clinton route. The motorboat continued until …

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Pamplin Media Group – Opinion: Don’t Punish All Oregon Boaters Because Of One Person

Palmer Kellum: As a waterfront owner and longtime resident, hearing and seeing PWC riders is part of the territory. For over 60 years I lived on the Willamette River, less than three miles from Meldrum Bar. It’s the best place in the world to live and, until recently, the best …

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Airmen rescue eight boaters in choppy waters off Tampa Bay

Eight civilians were rescued by Airmen in Tampa Bay, Fla., on June 12 after their pontoon boat capsized amid five-foot-high waves during a recent tropical storm, according to MacDill Air Force Base. On the day of the incident, the Coast Guard issued a “small craft advisory,” warning boaters of increased …

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Notice of Availability of Funding – Access to boating for recreational boaters R2022

The DOEE seeks eligible entities to submit projects that will increase access to district waters by boaters. The amount available for projects totals $350,000. Each grant will require a 25% match. A person may obtain a copy of this RFA by any of the following means: To download from the …

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Woody Harrelson spotted boating in Croatia with his wife amid talks to star in Jukebox Musical Sailing

EXCLUSIVE: Woody Harrelson, waved to the passengers on the ship, after which he showed the middle finger to the photographer. Woody is with his wife Laura Louie. Woody Harrelson, waved to the ship’s passengers, after which he showed the middle finger to the photographer. Woody is with his wife Laura …

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Crocodile spotted at KRS waypoint

Srirangapatna: Tension reigned at the paddling point of KRS’ Brindavan Gardens after Cauvery Neeravari Nigam (CNN) officials spotted a crocodile in the nav point Thursday night. CNN officials who recorded video of the crocodile’s movement in the navpoint, brought it to the attention of their superiors, who rushed to the …

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The Fort Myers Power Squadron offers safe navigation courses

By Florida Weekly Staff | on July 13, 2022 The Fort Myers Power Squadron offers safe navigation courses America’s Boating Club Fort Myers offers safe boating lessons. This NASBLA and Florida approved course is for boaters of all types of watercraft and covers all general boating information including …

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One dead and two missing in boating accident south of Canmore

Breadcrumb Links New Local News Canmore RCMP received a call for a drowning report at Spray Lakes Campground in Spray Valley Provincial Park An RCMP vehicle. Postmedia, file Content of the article One person has died and two others are missing after a boat capsized in a reservoir south of …

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Boating on Tahoe just got safer with an app

SOUTH OF LAKE TAHOE, approx. (KOLO) -On a day like this, Tahoe attracts thousands of visitors and it’s not at all surprising that some want to get out on the water. Ted Moorhead of the Ski Run Boat Company says people who decide to rent a boat can range from …

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Massachusetts boaters rescued from ‘circle of death’

Two men were ejected from their out-of-control boat in Massachusetts waters – and narrowly escaped a terrifying phenomenon known as the ‘circle of death’, officials said. The boaters lost control of their 24ft craft off Marshfield shortly before 10am on July 5 and were thrown into the water. The boat …

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Chief Justin Sutherland seriously injured in July 4 boating accident

MINNEAPOLIS– Friends and family say Twin Cities celebrity chef Justin Sutherland was seriously injured in a boating accident over the holiday weekend. According to a GoFundMe hosted by Beth Gillies, the incident happened on Sunday. Sutherland was on a boat with friends and served as captain, wearing a captain’s hat. …

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Boating safety recommended for holiday weekend after several incidents

It was a deadly holiday weekend on Oklahoma waters before the 4th of July. We are learning new details about two separate water-related deaths: one at Lake Eufaula and the other at Grand Lake. Many people spend their days on the water, enjoying the area’s lakes, but authorities are pleading …

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Tips for browsing safely during the 4th of July weekend

JACKSONVILLE, Florida. – The July 4 holiday weekend means additional boaters will be hitting the lakes, rivers and beaches of Northeast Florida to cool off. Law enforcement will also be patrolling to make sure everyone is protected and follows the law. After soaking up the sun during the day and …

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1 dead and 3 missing in a boat accident

PRIEST RIVER — One person has died and three others are missing following a boating accident on the Pend Oreille River Tuesday night, according to the Bonner County Sheriff’s Office. BCSO Undersheriff Ror Lakewold said emergency crews were notified just after 7 p.m. that a performance boat had capsized on …

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Opinion of Minnesota: Boating safety must be a top priority – West Central Tribune

No doubt, boating is popular in Minnesota. See almost any body of water in the Brainerd Lakes region on a nice summer weekend and you’re likely to see myriad types of boats – fishing boats, pontoons, deck boats, runabouts, cruisers , ski boats, jet skis, kayaks, canoes, paddle boards, to …

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What kinds of shoes should you wear for boating?

You may be wondering if you should wear shoes when browsing. If so, know that the answer is “probably”. People can do a lot to toughen up their bare feet, as shown by those who choose to walk barefoot regularly. However, most of us don’t fit that description, which means …

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New campaign focuses on boater safety around floatplanes on Lake Union

The Recreational Boating Association of Washington launched “Mind the Zone” to educate boaters about seaplane landing advisory zones. SEATTLE — The Recreational Boating Association of Washington is launching the “Mind the Zone” campaign to educate boaters about seaplane landing advisory zones. The campaign asks anyone on Lake Union to know …

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Boating Safety Reminders as Florida Passes One Million Recreational Boats | Way of life

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission announced that Florida has passed one million registered recreational boats. The first four counties, in order from most to least, are: Miami-Dade with 74,622 Pinellas County with 53,867 Lee County with 50,304, Broward County with 47,741. Two of the counties, Miami-Dade and Broward, …

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Search continues for boater who drowned in Lake Lanier

Game wardens are back on Lake Lanier looking for an Atlanta man who drowned Saturday afternoon while boating. Witnesses told officials Kaiyan Ding, 29, fell overboard in open water between Holiday Marina and Van Pugh South. Lt. Judd Smith of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Division said …

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Race to Alaska boaters resume journey to Ketchikan as second leg kicks off

Doug Smith, the captain and sole crew member of the Dark Star team from Talkeetna, Alaska, rows his 17-foot Pathfinder near the start of the second leg of the Race to Alaska on Thursday. (Photo by Zach Carver via Northwest Maritime Center) Sailors, rowers and paddlers raced down the docks …

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Four boaters rescued by US Coast Guard during gale warning

Four people were rescued in the Strait of Juan de Fuca, near Port Townsend, on Monday June 13 by the US Coast Guard and bystanders. The Coast Guard said they were sailing from Port Townsend to Victoria as part of the “Race to Alaska” when they were swamped by high …

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Ohio park officials remind boaters of boating safety

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources wants everyone to keep safety in mind when hitting the water, with the opening of the new Alum Creek Marina. LEWIS CENTER, Ohio — The latest two water-related deaths at Alum Creek really drive home the importance of water safety, just in time for …

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Beach and navigation forecast: June 9, 2022

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Weekends on the water in Western Michigan have been pretty cool so far this season. It’s going to be another comfortably cool weekend on the Grand Lake. Beachgoers should watch for rain late Saturday through Sunday morning. WEEKEND WEATHER SETTING The air pattern aloft will …

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Law firm Iscoe reminds boaters of the dangers around the water

WEST PALM BEACH, Florida., June 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Iscoe Law Firm, one of the florida leaders of the teams of lawyers specializing in bodily injury, would like to remind Florida boaters that many devastating accidents occur on or near the water. Boating accidents can also occur when people rent …

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Authorities are investigating the death of a boat on Thompsons Lake

June 5, 2022Updated: June 5, 2022 12:38 p.m. A speedboat passes the beach at Thompsons Lake Campground Monday, May 25, 2020 in East Bern, NY A woman died after a boating incident on Thompsons Lake on June 4, 2022. (Lori Van Buren/Times Union ) Lori Van Buren/Times Union KNOX — …

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Texas boaters see fewer Memorial Day safety concerns, game wardens say

Texas boaters enjoyed a safer Memorial Day weekend this year than last, the Texas Department of Parks and Wildlife said. Game wardens issued fewer boating-related citations over the holiday weekend than in 2021 and the department attributes the decrease to greater safety awareness and increased patrolling by officers maritime security. …

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The best of boating in the bay

BY CAROLINE FOSTER creative director II’m not from the Chesapeake. I come from the landlocked Midwest; Duluth was my “beach town”. But I was lucky enough to grow up in a lakeside cabin where I spent the summers driving speedboats, pulling water skiers and sailing in one-design races on a …

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Search resumes in Candlewood Lake for missing boater – NBC Connecticut

A boater was reported missing after entering the water at Candlewood Lake in Brookfield on Sunday evening and the search will resume Monday morning, officials said. Keith Williams, captain of the DEEP Conservation Police, said they were looking for a 24-year-old Bristol man who was on a pontoon boat with …

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Coast Guard urges boating safety this summer in PNW | New

The Coast Guard urges boaters to be prepared this National Safe Boating Week as summer approaches the Pacific Northwest. This year, National Safe Boating Week takes place from Saturday to May 27. National Boating Safety Week promotes safe boating practices for boaters to reduce preventable accidents and fatalities. The Coast …

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Boating Safety on Lake Michigan | wzzm13.com

As summer approaches, it’s important to remember your boating safety best practices. Meteorologist Michael Behrens and USCG Grand Haven have a reminder! GRAND HAVEN, Michigan – Summer in Western Michigan can mean a number of different things every year. Key to these being warming temperatures, warming lake waters and an …

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The fun of boating starts with safety lessons | News, Sports, Jobs

With spring’s best weather, boat owners in Mahoning Valley have spent the past few weeks getting their craft ready for water sports and other recreation in the area’s reservoirs. But before hitting the water, boaters must complete state-mandated boating safety courses. EDUCATION COURSES An Ohio Boating Education course …

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What is the first action required of a boat operator involved in a boating accident

Safety is of paramount importance when boating, and knowing what to do in an emergency is key to keeping such situations manageable. With this in mind, what is the first action required of a boat operator involved in a boating accident? A boat operator must first respond to any immediate …

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CBSA reopens small vessel reporting sites, local boaters say it should have happened sooner

As a member of the Sun Parlor Boat Club in LaSalle, Ontario, where boats of all sizes are set up along the Detroit River, Sam Zlotnik says one of his favorite activities is touring the United States by boat. navigable. “We’ve been to the United States a bit. We like …

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Boating season comes with high price as gas prices rise

High gas prices could impact your boating plans this summer. Along the Ohio River in Cincinnati, gasoline is between $5 and $6 a gallon. “said boater Heather Stump. Stump was heading out on the water Monday. But fun on the water comes at a price.” It just got crazy,” Stump …

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Man’s body found in Cherry Creek Reservoir a week after boating accident – CBS Denver

CHERRY CREEK STATE PARK, Colorado (CBS4) – Search and rescue personnel pulled the body of a 29-year-old man from the Cherry Creek Reservoir on Saturday, a week after the man slipped from an inner tube pulled by a boat and failed resurfaced. Colorado Parks and Wildlife said in a Twitter …

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Law enforcement agencies join forces to urge boating safety this summer

Lake Charles, LA (KPLC) – It wouldn’t be summer for many if they didn’t get out on the water in a boat. So before it gets any hotter, local, state, and federal law enforcement officials want to make sure you know how to keep yourself safe. Nobody wants a tragedy …

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Traverse City boaters prepare to get out on the water again

Seeing temperatures in the 80s is quite unusual in early May, but many boaters are hoping to take advantage of the heat wave. For those who live along the Great Lakes, boaters expect nothing more than sailing or cruising. In Traverse City, temperatures will hit near 90 degrees on Friday …

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Fishing, boating on the program

See you: The Victorian Fisheries Authority is hosting a series of forums across the state for boaters and anglers, including one in Nagambie on May 17. Recreational anglers and boaters will have the chance to discuss their ideas at a forum in Nagambie on May 17th. The Victorian Fisheries Authority …

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