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Nobska Point Lighthouse (Photo Courtesy of Wikipedia/Gruepig)

Falmouth Residents May Move To Keep Beloved Nobska Point Lighthouse

Local residents are considering taking over Nobska Point Lighthouse in Woods Hole if the Coast Guard declares it “excess property.”

02/25/2014

Bruce Brown before being arrested. (WFSB Photo)

Scott Brown’s Half Brother Pleads Guilty To Impersonating Officer

Former U.S. Sen. Scott Brown’s half brother pleaded guilty Monday to impersonating a federal law enforcement officer.

02/24/2014

The Coast Guard had to rescue a New Hampshire man off the coast of VA. (US Coast Guard)

NH Sailor Rescued By Coast Guard After Boat Hit By Gale Off VA

The men were on their way from New York to the British Virgin Islands when their boat became disabled.

01/16/2014

Coast Guardsmen demonstrate their survival suits. (WBZ-TV)

Coast Guardsmen Offer Tips For Surviving Frigid Water

What should the average person do if they find themselves in frigid water?

01/08/2014

A fisherman fell overboard from the Boston-based fishing vessel Lydia & Maya on Friday, Dec. 20, 2013. (Credit: U.S. Coast Guard)

Coast Guard Suspends Search For Missing Fisherman Off Cape Ann

The U.S. Coast Guard in Boston says it has suspended its search for a missing fisherman who went overboard about 32 miles southeast of Cape Ann.

12/21/2013

The Coast Guard practicing a rescue in Boston Harbor. (WBZ-TV)

Eye On Weather: U.S. Coast Guard Prepared For All Hazardous Conditions

The United States Coast Guard has to operate in anything that Mother Nature throws at New England.

11/28/2013

(Photo credit: U.S. Coast Guard)

Feds: Coast Guard Makes $20 Million Cocaine Bust Off Cape Cod

Federal prosecutors in Boston say two men face drug charges after the Coast Guard allegedly found them transporting about $20 million in cocaine on a sailboat in international waters about 500 miles east of Cape Cod.

09/07/2013

Coast Guard Cutter Dependable. (US Coast Guard photo)

2 Men Charged In Boston After Drugs Seized On Boat

Federal prosecutors in Boston say two men face drug charges after the Coast Guard allegedly found them transporting about $20 million in cocaine.

09/06/2013

Minot's Light off Cohasset Harbor. (WBZ-TV photo)

Baby Among 15 People Rescued After Boat Sinks Off Cohasset

An entire family, including many children, escaped from a boat that was quickly sinking this weekend.

08/05/2013

Coast Guard Helicopter (Photo by Matthew Belson/U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Three Separate Rescues In An Hr. For Coast Guard Crews In Mass.

Coast Guard crews say they’ve responded to three cases of people in the water in Massachusetts in just over an hour.

08/03/2013

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