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Coastguard HB founder Tony Young mourned in Napier - New Zealand Herald

Fri, 26/01/2018 - 09:41

Coastguard HB founder Tony Young mourned in Napier
New Zealand Herald
A founder of Coastguard Hawke's Bay and veteran of numerous volunteer search and rescue missions off the Hawke's Bay coast died after falling ill suddenly on Tuesday. Tony Young, a career builder who established two motels in Napier, helped form the ...

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Coastguard HB founder Tony Young mourned in Napier - New Zealand Herald

Fri, 26/01/2018 - 09:41

Coastguard HB founder Tony Young mourned in Napier
New Zealand Herald
A founder of Coastguard Hawke's Bay and veteran of numerous volunteer search and rescue missions off the Hawke's Bay coast died after falling ill suddenly on Tuesday. Tony Young, a career builder who established two motels in Napier, helped form the ...

Coast Guard boats seize 47000 pounds cocaine since November - New Zealand Herald

Fri, 26/01/2018 - 09:15

Coast Guard boats seize 47000 pounds cocaine since November
New Zealand Herald
SAN DIEGO (AP) — U.S. Coast Guard boats have seized 47,000 pounds of cocaine in the Pacific since November — most of it off the coasts of Central and South America. The massive amount of drugs was displayed aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Stratton on ...

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Japan displays documents to defend claims to disputed isles - New Zealand Herald

Thu, 25/01/2018 - 17:35

Japan displays documents to defend claims to disputed isles
New Zealand Herald
... was important for Japan to improve how information about disputed islands "is transmitted both internally and externally, so as to ensure as widely as possible that our claims are understood correctly. The National Museum of Territory and ...

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Maritime Police remind boaties to carry lifejackets at all times | New ... - New Zealand Police (press release)

Wed, 24/01/2018 - 14:09

Maritime Police remind boaties to carry lifejackets at all times | New ...
New Zealand Police (press release)
Maritime Police would like to remind boaties that they must carry lifejackets on board at all times. The reminder comes as three out of six boats on Auckland's North Shore which were checked this morning, were found not to be carrying any lifejackets ...

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Undersea quake sends Alaskans fleeing from feared tsunami - New Zealand Herald

Wed, 24/01/2018 - 09:27

TIME

Undersea quake sends Alaskans fleeing from feared tsunami
New Zealand Herald
Tuesday's quake was recorded at 12:32 a.m. in the Pacific Ocean about 170 miles southeast of Kodiak, home to one of the nation's largest Coast Guard bases. It prompted the warning across thousands of miles of Alaska's southern coast, from Attu in the ...
M 7.9 - 280km SE of Kodiak, AlaskaUSGS Earthquake Hazards Program

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Old worn lifejackets can be like a towel around your neck says safety campaigner - Marlborough Express

Wed, 24/01/2018 - 05:01

Marlborough Express

Old worn lifejackets can be like a towel around your neck says safety campaigner
Marlborough Express
Old4New lifejacket upgrade campaign Coastguard New Zealand community ambassador Sue Tucker, with Bruce and Liz Thomson at South Bay Boat Ramp in Kaikoura with a selection of old and new lifejackets. When boaties bring in their old lifejackets for an ...

Race zeroes in on raft of recycling measures - Marlborough Express

Wed, 24/01/2018 - 05:01

Marlborough Express

Race zeroes in on raft of recycling measures
Marlborough Express
Organisers had received a few entries already, and were hoping to some of the NCTIR road teams involved, as well as other business teams challenged to jump on board, and use the opportunity for a team building experience. Organisers were hoping for an ...

'Blood everywhere': Woman dies after falling from cruise balcony - New Zealand Herald

Mon, 22/01/2018 - 10:28

International Business Times

'Blood everywhere': Woman dies after falling from cruise balcony
New Zealand Herald
His wife reported the 24-year-old missing the morning after his fall, and a 1,300-square-mile Coast Guard search for his body proved futile. The cruise ship line was also hit with controversy in December, when a family from Florida found a secret video ...
Woman dies after falling from a 14th deck balcony on a Carnival cruiseMiami Herald

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Struggling kayaker rescued after tipping out in Maketu estuary - New Zealand Herald

Sun, 21/01/2018 - 11:29

Struggling kayaker rescued after tipping out in Maketu estuary
New Zealand Herald
Maketu Coastguard president Shane Beech said they had a call around 10am from a resident who spotted the kayaker in the water struggling to get back into his semi-submerged kayak. Beech said the man was about 500 metres from shore in 4-5m of water ...

$500000 celebration for two Lotto players - Voxy

Sat, 20/01/2018 - 23:27

$500000 celebration for two Lotto players
Voxy
The winning tickets were sold at Oneroa Four Square in Waiheke Island and Botany Junction Four Square in Auckland. Powerball was not struck this evening and has rolled over to Wednesday night, where the jackpot will be $14 million. Meanwhile, Strike ...

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Cruise passenger rescued in rough seas - NZCity

Fri, 19/01/2018 - 10:27

Cruise passenger rescued in rough seas
NZCity
The 93,000-tonne ship turned south to return to Auckland and meet a Coastguard boat just north of Rangitoto on Thursday night. In heavy seas, with 2m waves and 37-knot wind gusts, a paramedic went aboard the Norwegian Jewel and the patient and their ...

Coastguard involved in medical evacuation from cruise liner - Voxy

Fri, 19/01/2018 - 09:33

Stuff.co.nz

Coastguard involved in medical evacuation from cruise liner
Voxy
Coastguard's Lion Foundation Rescue evacuated a seriously ill passenger from the 294m cruise liner Norwegian Jewel last night, in choppy seas. At 2015 hours yesterday evening (18/1), the Coastguard Operations Centre received a call regarding one of the ...
Ailing cruise passenger rescued in turbulent seas off Auckland coastNew Zealand Herald
Coastguard rescues ailing cruise ship passenger in 'turbulent' conditions off AucklandStuff.co.nz
Cruise passenger rescued in rough seasNZCity

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Coastguard rescues ailing cruise ship passenger in 'turbulent' conditions off Auckland - Stuff.co.nz

Fri, 19/01/2018 - 07:47

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Coastguard rescues ailing cruise ship passenger in 'turbulent' conditions off Auckland
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Ailing cruise passenger rescued in turbulent seas off Auckland coastNew Zealand Herald
Coastguard involved in medical evacuation from cruise linerScoop.co.nz (press release)
Cruise passenger rescued in rough seasNZCity

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Ailing cruise passenger rescued in turbulent seas off Auckland coast ... - New Zealand Herald

Fri, 19/01/2018 - 06:37

Ailing cruise passenger rescued in turbulent seas off Auckland coast ...
New Zealand Herald
The turbulent 2m swells and gale force winds made the rescue operation challenging.

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Small plane with 6 on board vanishes from radar in Bahamas - New Zealand Herald

Thu, 18/01/2018 - 16:13

Small plane with 6 on board vanishes from radar in Bahamas
New Zealand Herald
The twin-engine Piper Aztec was en route from Andros to New Providence in the morning when it turned back and then disappeared from the radar of air traffic controllers in Nassau, said Delvin Major, chief investigator for the Bahamas Air Accident ...

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Lifejacket trade-in a warning about boating safety - New Zealand Herald

Thu, 18/01/2018 - 12:08

Lifejacket trade-in a warning about boating safety
New Zealand Herald
''It's a wake-up call to actually look at what you've got on board and make sure it will service your needs for safety and staying afloat,'' community ambassador for Coastguard New Zealand and Hutchwilco Sue Tucker said yesterday. Ms Tucker, of ...

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Lifejacket trade-in a warning | Otago Daily Times Online News - Otago Daily Times

Thu, 18/01/2018 - 05:18

Otago Daily Times

Lifejacket trade-in a warning | Otago Daily Times Online News
Otago Daily Times
Richard Warrington, of Read Marine Ltd, Dunedin, with some of the old life jackets which have been traded in on new ones. Photo: Stephen Jaquiery. The poor condition of hundreds of life jackets traded in last week in Otago-Southland is a big warning ...

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Lifejacket trade-in awarning - Otago Daily Times

Thu, 18/01/2018 - 05:18

Otago Daily Times

Lifejacket trade-in awarning
Otago Daily Times
''It's a wake-up call to actually look at what you've got on board and make sure it will service your needs for safety and staying afloat,'' community ambassador for Coastguard New Zealand and Hutchwilco Sue Tucker said yesterday. Ms Tucker, of ...

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