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Boat Rescue

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2 Rescued From Sinking Boat Near Navy Pier

Two men were rescued from a boat that was sinking in Lake Michigan about a half mile from Navy Pier Sunday night.

05/13/2012

Mary Kovats hugs CBS 2 reporter Kris Habermehl, who helped police crews locate her husband, Peter, and their friend William McCollum, when Peter's sailboat tipped over in Lake Michigan. Habermehl and Chopper 2 HD pilot Jeff Fair helped guide a rescue boat to the floundering sailboat's location. (Credit: CBS)

Sailor’s Wife Meets Reporter, Pilot Who Helped Rescue Husband

A day after her husband and his friend were rescued from their floundering boat in Lake Michigan, a Chicago woman thanked the CBS 2 chopper pilot and reporter who spotted them and called for help.

04/19/2012

Boat Breakdown

7 People Rescued After Boat Breaks Down In Lake Michigan

Seven people were rescued overnight from a boat that broke down in Lake Michigan offshore from downtown.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2011