Comments for: Rockland-based Coast Guard Cutter assists cargo ship beset in ice in Lake Michigan

Posted Feb. 05, 2013, at 4:51 p.m.

The Rockland-based Coast Guard Cutter Thunder Bay on Monday, Feb. 4, completed a 16-hour operation to free the 731-foot cargo ship Algosteel from 10 inches of plate ice in the Straits of Mackinac in Lake Michigan. The ship was then escorted to port through a track that Thunder Bay had …

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