Coast Guard encourages boat safety checks

Published 05/17 2014 09:01PM

Updated 05/17 2014 09:25PM

Green Bay, Wis.(WFRV)- With the weather getting nicer in Northeast Wisconsin, more boats will hit the lakes. The U.S. Coast Guard want to remind boaters to stay safe and to take advantage of a free service. National Safe Boating Week starts on Monday, and a safety event was held at the Coast Guard station in Green Bay.

Local 5's Donald Robinson tells us how to make sure your boat stays safe.

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