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File photo of a man being rescued from a capsized boat. (Photo by Adam Campbell/U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

FWC report: 62 killed in boating accidents in 2013

MIAMI (AP) — Sixty-two people were killed in boating accidents last year and there have been 11 deaths so far this year, according to a state boating accident report released Friday. The Florida Fish and […]

CBS Tampa–05/23/2014

National Safe Boating Week is May 18-25, sponsored by the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, National Safe Boating Council and National Weather Service. (photo credit: safeboatingcouncil.org)

Listen to The Current’s May 18-19 show: Safe Boating Week, Paddle Against Cancer, Asthma in Tampa Bay, Sykes Our Heroes

Did you miss this past weekend’s edition of The Current? No problem! Click the audio player below to catch the whole episode featuring: Jim Fogle, Public Education Officer with the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary on […]

05/21/2013

File photo of boats. (Photo by GIANLUIGI GUERCIA/AFP/GettyImages)

Coast Guard Searches For 5 Missing Boaters; Three Are Children

The search continues for two adults and three children last heard making a distress call as their boat took on water in the Gulf of Mexico north of Tampa Bay.

CBS Tampa–05/19/2012