masthead_37.jpg
Local NPR for the Cape, Coast & Islands 90.1 91.1 94.3
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations

Coast Guard Captain Tells Story of Fishing Boat Tragedy

sem.jpg

Retired US Coast Guard Captain W. Russell Webster talks about the book The Sol e Mar: Tragedy off Martha's Vineyard which he co-wrote with his wife Elizabeth B. Webster. The book chronicles the story of the Sol e Mar and its crew, and explains the psychology of hoax callers and Coast Guard technological advancements since the 1990 tragedy. This program is a rebroadcast from an earlier recording.

Stay Connected
Mindy Todd is the host and producer of The Point on WCAI which examines critical issues for Cape Cod and the Islands. She brings more than 30 years of experience in radio and television to WCAI.