2 Found Dead on Houseboat, Meth Lab Uncovered
November 26, 2013
SOLANO COUNTY—Investigators are saying that a clandestine meth lab has been found on the houseboat where two men were found dead Monday night.Tuesday afternoon,...
Body of Excavator Operator Pulled from Delta
November 25, 2013
RIO VISTA–The massive search for a man trapped inside in the cab of an excavator that slipped off a barge into the Sacramento River in Rio Vista is over.The...
Groups help wildlife affected by oil spill
November 30, 2013
| DesMoinesRegister.com According to a U.S. Coast Guard news release, a focus of the efforts Friday was protecting wildlife.'' This has been a tremendous cooperative effort by federal, state, local...
Strong winds impairing Mississippi River cleanup
November 29, 2013
| DesMoinesRegister.com U.S. Coast Guard spokesman Lt. Colin Fogarty said strong winds Wednesday night pushed oil out of a containment area on the river. Fogarty said that workers were able to recapture...
Mississippi River reopens to traffic after sinking
November 27, 2013
| DesMoinesRegister.com waterway, the U.S. Coast Guard said Wednesday. U.S. Coast Guard spokesman Lt. Colin Fogarty said a backlog of boats that had built up since the Stephen L. Colby sank near...
Mississippi River reopens to traffic after towboat sinks
November 27, 2013
| DesMoinesRegister.com Of an estimated 1,300 gallons of diesel fuel and oil that has spilled from a towboat that sank in the Mississippi River in eastern Iowa, at least 85 percent has been removed and barge traffic has resumed on the busy waterway, the U.S. Coast Guard...
U.S. Coast Guard on twitter
Christmas tree ship arrives in Chicago: A U.S. Coast Guard ship loaded with more than 1,200 Michigan Christmas... http://t.co/G1arjJVXAv