Rusty Garrett here with the weekend outlook: Saturday will be the milder of the two days. Sun and clouds will be the rule with early weekend highs in the mid 80s. Back to the low to mid 90s on Sunday!
STURGEON BAY, Wis. (July 11, 2014) Allison Alter, 43, her son, Zach Suri, 9, both of Austin, and Thomas Alter, 9, of Highland Park, Ill., were rescued early Friday after spending the night adrift in their kayaks on the waters of Green Bay in Wisconsin.
They were treated for mild hypothermia and then released from a hospital in northeastern Wisconsin.
They were rescued at around 6 a.m. Friday by the crew of a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter.
The three were reported missing at around 6:30 p.m. Thursday after launching their kayaks Thursday afternoon from Nicolet Bay in Peninsula State Park Thursday afternoon.
The kayak rental company called authorities after they failed to return.
The three were found about 14 miles from their launch site with their two kayaks tethered together.