Fast Response Marine Towing & Salvage

Boat Fire and Big Flames After Explosion — Fast Response Marine Towing and Salvage’s Captain Charles Hanson was first on the scene of this boat that had exploded just moments after the four adults and…


Boat Fire Sends Smoke High Into Air Along Broward Coast
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Mariners Prospect Victor Sanchez Dies at 20

Mariners prospect Victor Sanchez dies at 20
Sanchez, 20, was seriously injured when his head struck a boat propeller while swimming in Venezuela. Sanchez was reportedly showing signs of brain activity last month in his attempt to recover, according to the Seattle Post Intelligencer. Doctors …
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Barge Removal Efforts to Last Through the Week

Barge removal efforts to last through the week
The Army Corps contracted with Resolve Marine Group of Fort Lauderdale to remove the wreck. The barge sank Feb. 24 as a 54-foot boat towed it in against an outgoing tide. The decades' old barge took on water and sank, resulting in… Continue reading

Community Calendar: Feb. 25

Community calendar: Feb. 25
Paradise Boat Tours is generously donating all of the proceeds of this trip to support the efforts of the Florida Maritime Museum to preserve and share Florida's rich maritime heritage. …. Cost: $ 55 individual or $ 85 a couple sharing a manual …
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Nightclub Promoter Michael Capponi in Serious Boating Accident With His Girlfriend

Nightclub promoter Michael Capponi in serious boating accident with his girlfriend
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the Coast Guard still aren't certain what caused the Friday morning accident. But they identified the boat's driver as Michael Capponi, 42, a colorful Miami Beach nightclub promoter with a …… Continue reading

Water Trails Group Holds Landowner Meeting

Water trails group holds landowner meeting
A: Recreationists encounter informational kiosks at all water trail accesses, informing them that the West Fork of the Des Moines River in Emmet County is a non-meandered stream, noting that they are not permitted to recreate on the private land …
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SHERIFF'S TIPS: Boating Safety – Our Business and Yours

SHERIFF'S TIPS: Boating Safety – Our Business and Yours
Exercise caution around other boaters and docks. • As of January 2009, all persons operating a motor boat greater than 10 horsepower are required to carry a Boater Education Card. The card shows that the operator has passed an approved boater …… Continue reading