Coast Guard rescues woman who fell off cliff near Houda Point Beach

Coast Guard rescues woman who fell off cliff near Houda Point Beach
File photo of a Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew conducting cliff-rescue training (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Lt. j.g. Audra Forteza) MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif. — The Coast Guard rescued a 30-year-old woman near Houda Point Beach near Trinidad, Wednesday. California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection contacted Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay watchstanders at approximately...

Coast Guard rescues two men stranded on Pewetole Island

Coast Guard rescues two men stranded on Pewetole Island
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter File Photo MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif. — The Coast Guard rescued two men stranded on Pewetole Island near the coast of Trinidad, Sunday morning. A good Samaritan kayaker contacted Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay watchstanders just after 9 a.m., reporting that two people were stranded on Pewetole Island. The two people had waded out to the island from the beach near...

Coast Guard rescues injured paraglider from Daly City cliff

Coast Guard rescues injured paraglider from Daly City cliff
ALAMEDA, Calif. – A Coast Guard helicopter aircrew rescued an injured paraglider off a Daly City, Calif., cliff Tuesday night. At approximately 9 p.m., Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders received notification of a paraglider sailing into the side of a cliff at Mussel Rock. Due to the nature of the terrain, and the extent of his injuries, San Mateo County Fire Rescue personnel ashore...