The New Kent Sheriff's Office has identified a man who went missing in the Pamunkey River on Sunday.
A small boat caught fire in the Niagara River off of Strawberry Island this afternoon, U.S. Coast Guard officials said. A person on a nearby boat called the Coast Guard’s Buffalo sector and reported a 17-foot vessel was in flames, according to the Buffalo office.
Stuart police have released the names of a family whose boat caught fire Sunday. Charlie Laake, 11, died in the blaze. His parents, Brian and Karen Laake were taken to the hospital after they tried to save him, police said. Stuart police responded to the St. Lucie River near the Roosevelt Bridge late Sunday morning. When they arrived, they found a 46-foot single mast sailboat on fire and two ...
From our rocky perch above the ominously named Disaster Falls cascade on the Green River, we watched as a trio of Adrift rafts maneuvered downstream. The first one slid through the rapid untouched, the oarsman deftly guiding his boat around boils, reversals and big rocks in the stream. ■ But the second raft guide took a line a bit too far to the right and hit a hole, tipped sideways and dumped ...
On this day, Aug. 31, 175 years ago, Henry David Thoreau and his elder brother, John, set out on an expedition from Concord, Mass., in a homemade wooden boat.
Cullen Park, a Maumee River boat launch in Toledo's Point Place, will close for the remainder of the year on Tuesday so improvements can be finished to the park's ramp, docks, parking areas, and roads, the city of Toledo said today.
KUCHING: This city will witness the grandest organisation of boat races along Sarawak River this year.
The orange boat racing up the Amazon River tributary is loaded with the essentials for fighting poverty in the jungle: a chainsaw and a dozen social workers. Mr. Neves himself has praised the program, although he is unlikely to expand it through aggressive efforts such as Busca Ativa. Indeed, a study last year found that nearly three-fourths of voters want Bolsa Família to continue, though ...
An inaugural boat race on the much-neglected Los Angeles River is a first; the event is produced by LA River Expeditions. Prior to the scheduled Labor Day weekend event, racing on the river has been, historically, restricted to motorized vehicles during film shoots. (PRWeb August 27, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/08/prweb12118689.htm
Al Smith, the river boat captain who suffered a massive coronary trying to rescue a man who disappeared into the Red River, is on the road to recovery, his boss said Sunday. “Our staff was over yesterday to visit him. He’s recovering; that’s the main thing,” said GordonSource: