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Turlock School Teacher Uses Boat He Invented To Rescue Man From Tuolumne River

A Turlock middle school teacher is being hailed a hero for rescuing a dying man from the Tuolumne River. But this isn’t the first time this science and math instructor has saved a life.

12/16/2014

Search crews on the water Monday. (Credit: CBS13)

Fourth Man Pulled From Folsom Lake Identified

Kenneth Smith, 48, was found off the tip of the peninsula on the south fork side of the lake.

05/19/2014

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Family Saved At Sea Asks Critics To Hold Judgment

A family lifted from a disabled sailboat hundreds of miles off the Mexican coast with their sick 1-year-old is thanking rescuers and defending their “maritime life.”

04/11/2014

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The World’s 7 Coolest Floating Hotels

From retired ocean liners and rock-themed submarines, to tricked-out houseboats and huts tied to inner tubes, here are seven of the world’s coolest.

03/19/2014

Coast Guard crew members aboard a HH-65C Dolphin helicopter. (U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Coast Guard Calls Off Search For Boat; Could Be Hoax

Rescuers have stopped searching the cold Pacific Ocean for a couple, two young children and a sinking sailboat as questions of a hoax arise amid no reports of the missing family or any registration of the vessel in question.

02/26/2013

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Sunken Boat Found On Sacramento River; No Sign Of Boaters In Distress

Police say no one needed to be rescued after a boat was found almost fully submerged on the Sacramento River.

01/11/2013

Missing fishermen from Tuolumne County: Mark Dorland (left), Albert Mein (right)

2 Local Men On Mexican Fishing Boat Still Missing

Six men from our region went down when their fishing boat that capsized off the coast of Baja California. Rescuers have saved three of the men, but two are missing and a man from Ceres is now confirmed dead.

07/05/2011

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Fiance Of Fisherman Missing Off Coast Clings To Hope

The search continues tonight for seven people still missing at sea after their boat capsized off the coast of Baja, California. And among those still missing is Mark Dorland from Twain Harte.

CBS13–07/05/2011

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Boater Drowns On Toulumne River

A boater drowned today on the Tuloumne Ruver in West Modesto after his boat took on water. The 68-year-old man was piloting his 8-10-foot-long fiberglass boat on the river between Carpenter Road and Crowsnest Road […]

04/04/2011

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Local Drowning Victim Remembered For His Generosity

We’re hearing from friends of a Sacramento man who died in a fishing accident near Bodega Bay.

CBS13–11/24/2010