Coast Guard rescues missing hiker in Olympic National Forest

Coast Guard rescues missing hiker in Olympic National Forest
USCG File Photo SEATTLE — The Coast Guard rescued a missing hiker in the Olympic National Forest, Monday morning after the hiker was reported missing Sunday afternoon. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); An aircrew aboard an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Coast Guard Air Station Port Angeles located and rescued the 79-year-old male and...

Coast Guard, Port Angeles first responders rescue man after fall near Port Angeles

Coast Guard, Port Angeles first responders rescue man after fall near Port Angeles
USCG File Photo PORT ANGELES, Wash. – The Coast Guard conducted a medevac of an injured man, Monday afternoon in Port Angeles after a fall off a cliff near Port Angeles. A Coast Guard helicopter hoisted a 31-year-old male and a Port Angeles Fire Department emergency medical technician from the cliffside and transported them to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector...

Pacific Northwest personnel deploy to assist Hurricane Harvey response

Pacific Northwest personnel deploy to assist Hurricane Harvey response
SEATTLE — Coast Guard personnel from Washington and Oregon units have deployed to assist in Hurricane Harvey relief efforts in Texas. Personnel from Coast Guard Sector Columbia River, in Warrenton, Oregon, Coast Guard Air Station Port Angeles, Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound and the 13th District have deployed in response to the hurricane. One MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter has been deployed from Sector...

Coast Guard aircrew medevacs teen off La Push beach

Coast Guard aircrew medevacs teen off La Push beach
Air Station Port Angeles MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo SEATTLE — A Coast Guard aircrew hoisted a teenager off of Third Beach near La Push, Washington, Sunday morning. The MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Port Angeles safely hoisted the 17-year-old and transported him to local emergency medical service personnel waiting in Forks. At approximately 2 a.m., watchstanders...

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Grand Princess passenger outside Strait of Juan De Fuca

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Grand Princess passenger outside Strait of Juan De Fuca
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew members from Air Station Port Angeles share patient information with medics from Airflight Northwest at the Port Angeles base, Aug. 14, 2017. U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy Air Station Port Angeles. SEATTLE – A Coast Guard aircrew conducted a medevac of an ill passenger aboard the cruise ship Grand Princess just after it exited the Strait of Juan de Fuca,...

Coast Guard rescues two near Neah Bay

Coast Guard rescues two near Neah Bay
A 22-foot recreational boat sits on a beach at Kydaka Point near Neah Bay, Wash., Aug. 13, 2017. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Corey Castillo. SEATTLE – A Coast Guard ground party rescued two people from an aground 22-foot recreational boat off Kydaka Point about 10 miles east of Neah Bay, Sunday night. The ground party found a male and female huddled together in the grounded...

Coast Guard seeks public’s help in search for missing mariner

Coast Guard seeks public's help in search for missing mariner
Coast Guard 25-foot Response Boat-Small File Photo SEATTLE — The Coast Guard is seeking the public’s help to assist in the search for Bryan Halligan, a 52-year-old male that was last seen leaving his home to the Harbor Village Marina in Bothell, Sunday. The man was expected to be attending Seafair activities aboard his 17-foot white Bayliner with blue and gray vinyl seats and a hull number...

Coast Guard medevacs hiker missing 1 week in Olympic National Park

Coast Guard medevacs hiker missing 1 week in Olympic National Park
Air Station Port Angeles MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo SEATTLE — A Coast Guard aircrew assisted local responders Sunday in medically evacuating a 71-year-old female hiker who reportedly went missing a week ago in the Olympic National Park. At 7:15 p.m., an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Port Angeles hoisted the hiker, who reportedly suffered from dehydration...

Coast Guard, partner agencies assist injured man from sailing vessel south of Lopez Island, Wash.

Coast Guard, partner agencies assist injured man from sailing vessel south of Lopez Island, Wash.
45-foot Response Boat – Medium (U.S. Coast Guard File photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew S. Masaschi) SEATTLE — Coast Guard, locals and emergency response personnel assisted an injured man aboard a 35-foot sailing vessel off Lopez Island, Thursday. Responders aboard the Sentinel, 38-foot public safety boat from the San Juan Island County Sheriff’s Department, transported the 58-year-old...