Coast Guard medevacs injured fisherman 13 miles west of Grays Harbor

Coast Guard medevacs injured fisherman 13 miles west of Grays Harbor
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); WARRENTON, Ore. – The Coast Guard medically evacuated an injured fisherman 13 miles west of the Grays Harbor, Washington, entrance, Monday morning. A boat crew aboard a 47-foot Motor Lifeboat from Coast Guard Station Grays Harbor met up with with the commercial fishing vessel Myrna Lynn to transfer...

Coast Guard rescues two 180 miles west of Grays Harbor, Wash

Coast Guard rescues two 180 miles west of Grays Harbor, Wash
Coast Guard Sector Columbia River MH-60 helicopter file photo WARRENTON, Ore. — The Coast Guard rescued a husband and wife off a sailing vessel 180 miles off the coast of Grays Harbor, Washington, Saturday morning. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew, from Coast Guard Sector Columbia River, tracked the sailing vessel’s electronic position indicating radio beacon and safely hoisted the couple before...

Coast Guard suspends search for 17-year-old body boarder off Rockaway Beach, Ore

Coast Guard suspends search for 17-year-old body boarder off Rockaway Beach, Ore
Coast Guard Cutter Swordfish file photo WARRENTON, Ore. — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for Samuel Allen, a 17-year-old boy off Rockaway Beach, Thursday. As we’ve come to the difficult decision to suspend this search, we extend our deepest condolences to those affected by this tragedy. We also want to thank all our partner agencies who assisted with search efforts for their dedication...

Coast Guard medevacs ill fisherman off the coast of Grays Harbor, Wash.

Coast Guard medevacs ill fisherman off the coast of Grays Harbor, Wash.
Coast Guard Sector Columbia River MH-60 helicopter file photo WARRENTON, Ore. — The Coast Guard conducted a medevac of an ill fisherman 9 miles off the coast of Grays Harbor, Washington, Monday afternoon. The aircrew aboard an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter, from Coast Guard Sector Columbia River, successfully hoisted the 43-year-old ill fisherman, who was suffering severe pain in the lower abdomen, and...

Coast Guard confirms missing fisherman found by divers inside vessel in Willapa Bay

Coast Guard confirms missing fisherman found by divers inside vessel in Willapa Bay
SEATTLE — Coast Guard personnel have confirmed that the missing fisherman was found by divers inside the sunken vessel, the Kelli J, prior to it being refloated by contractors in Willapa Bay, Friday. Pacific County Sheriff’s Office personnel transported the fisherman to a local funeral home that evening. The vessel is being taken to the Nachotta marina with the owner’s insurance company...

Coast Guard monitors efforts to confirm location of sunken vessel in Willapa Bay

Coast Guard monitors efforts to confirm location of sunken vessel in Willapa Bay
29-foot Response Boat Small-II File Photo SEATTLE — Coast Guard personnel continue to monitor the response to the report of the overdue fishing vessel Kelli J after a boat crew contracted through the vessel owner’s insurance company located a large unknown object in the area of a previously sighted pollution and debris in the water of Willapa Bay, Tuesday. Global Diving and Salvage personnel...

Coast Guard, Pacific County responders assist kayaker in Willapa Bay

Coast Guard, Pacific County responders assist kayaker in Willapa Bay
Coast Guard Sector Columbia River MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo WARRENTON, Ore. — Coast Guard personnel and a Pacific County beach rescue team assisted a kayaker to safety after he overturned in Willapa Bay, Sunday evening. A Pacific County rescuer aboard a personal watercraft assisted the kayaker to shore after a Coast Guard rescue swimmer from an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter from Coast Guard...

Coast Guard releases Jordan Cove LNG Letter of Recommendation

Coast Guard releases Jordan Cove LNG Letter of Recommendation
PORTLAND, Ore. — The Coast Guard completed a review of the Waterway Suitability Assessment submitted by KSEAS Consulting on behalf of Jordan Cove LNG for the Jordan Cove Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Terminal Thursday May 11, 2018. Based upon this review, the Captain of the Port Sector Columbia River recommended to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) that the waterway in its current state...

Coast Guard aircrew medevacs vessel crewmembers near Cape Blanco, Ore.

Coast Guard aircrew medevacs vessel crewmembers near Cape Blanco, Ore.
Coast Guard Sector Columbia River MH-60 helicopter file photo COOS BAY, Ore. – A Coast Guard aircrew medically evacuated a mariner reportedly suffering from seizures while aboard a vessel 10 miles north of Cape Blanco, Friday. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Coast Guard Sector Columbia River, Warrenton, medevaced the crewmember from the 36-foot vessel Lacie Belle and transported him to...