Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship near Newport, Oregon

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship near Newport, Oregon
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo WARRENTON, Ore. — The Coast Guard rescued a man suffering from heart attack like symptoms from a cruise ship 45 miles off the coast of Newport, Oregon, Wednesday. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); A Coast Guard Air Facility Newport MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew successfully hoisted the...

Two fisherman rescued 52 miles off the coast of Coos Bay

Two fisherman rescued 52 miles off the coast of Coos Bay
NORTH BEND, Ore. — The Coast Guard rescued two fisherman from the fishing vessel New Faith that was sinking 52 miles off the coast of Coos Bay, Saturday morning. The two men where hoisted off the New Faith, a 40-foot commercial fishing vessel homeported in Coos Bay, by two separate aircrews aboard MH-65 Dolphin helicopters, one from Coast Guard Sector North Bend and the other from Coast Guard Air...

Coast Guard rescues injured hiker near Yachats, Oregon

Coast Guard rescues injured hiker near Yachats, Oregon
WARRENTON, Ore. — The Coast Guard rescued an injured hiker on the Neptune State Scenic Viewpoint hiking trail near Yachats, Ore., Saturday. The man was successfully hoisted into the helicopter and transported to Coast Guard Air Facility Newport, Ore., where he was met by local emergency medical services for further evaluation. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Bend received the report of...

Coast Guard rescues two beachgoers from cave near Yachats, Ore.

Coast Guard rescues two beachgoers from cave near Yachats, Ore.
A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew takes a moment for a picture with the two young men they rescued from a cave near Yachats, Ore., Feb. 15, 2017.  U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Coast Guard Sector North Bend. WARRENTON, Ore. — The Coast Guard rescued two beachgoers who found themselves stranded deep inside a cave south of Yachats, Oregon, Tuesday night. A Coast Guard Sector North...

Coast Guard suspends search for father and son swept out to sea near Cape Blanco

Coast Guard suspends search for father and son swept out to sea near Cape Blanco
NORTH BEND, Ore. — The Coast Guard suspended its search at 11:51 a.m. Monday, for a 31-year-old father and 3-year-old son from the Eugene area, who were swept out to sea from a Boice Cope County Park beach, 4 miles north of Cape Blanco, Ore., Sunday. MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crews from Coast Guard Sector North Bend and Coast Guard Air Facility Newport, as well as a 47-foot Motor Life Boat crew...

Coast Guard, local partners search for father and daughter near Cape Blanco, Ore.

Coast Guard, local partners search for father and daughter near Cape Blanco, Ore.
NORTH BEND, Ore. — The Coast Guard is searching for a father and daughter who were swept out to sea from a Boice Cope County Park beach, 2 miles north of Cape Blanco, Ore., Sunday. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Sector North Bend is currently on scene. A second dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Facility Newport and a 47-foot Motor Life Boat crew from Coast Guard Station...

Coast Guard rescues woman from water at Depoe Bay, Ore.

Coast Guard rescues woman from water at Depoe Bay, Ore.
DEPOE BAY, Ore. — A Coast Guard boat crew rescued a woman who had fallen in the water at the Depoe Bay Bar entrance, Saturday. The 47-foot Motor Life Boat crew from Coast Guard Station Depoe Bay used a heaving line to reach the woman and bring her on board, safely transporting her back to station and transferring her to waiting emergency medical personnel, who took her to Samaritan North Lincoln...

Coast Guard Station Yaquina Bay has busy weekend highlighted by 2 long-distance tows

Coast Guard Station Yaquina Bay has busy weekend highlighted by 2 long-distance tows
CAPE DISAPPOINTMENT, Wash. – The Coast Guard 52-foot motor lifeboat Victory on patrol passes the Cape Disappointment lighthouse Feb. 13, 2003. USCG photo by PA3 Kurt Fredrickson NEWPORT, Ore. — Operating a 47-foot Motor Lifeboat and the 52-foot Motor Lifeboat Victory, the crew of Coast Guard Station Yaquina Bay and the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Blue Shark totaled  40 hours of underway...

Coast Guard aircrew, local responders medevac logger near Newport, Ore.

Coast Guard aircrew, local responders medevac logger near Newport, Ore.
An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Facility Newport, Ore., lowers a rescue swimmer during the medevac of an injured hiker in Chitwood, July 22, 2016.  (Photo courtesy of Larry Robeson with the LCTRRT.) NEWPORT, Ore. — A Coast Guard aircrew assisted local responders in the medevac of a logger near Chitwood, who reportedly fell 500 feet down a ravine and suffered from a collapsed...