Station Yaquina Bay crew rescues fisherman from surf near South Beach State Park

Station Yaquina Bay crew rescues fisherman from surf near South Beach State Park
Crew members from Station Yaquina Bay gather for a photo after rescuing a fisherman from 10-foot breaking seas near South Beach State Park south of Newport, OR, early Tuesday, Sep. 8. Shown are BM2 Tyler Hurst, BM3 Matthew Roque, MK2 Rachel Robbins, BM1 Wallace Qual, and BM1 Jacob Hylkema. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Station Yaquina Bay) YAQUINA BAY, Ore. — A Coast Guardsman swam from shore to rescue...

Coast Guard completes marathon tow to rescue disabled fishing vessel off Oregon coast

Coast Guard completes marathon tow to rescue disabled fishing vessel off Oregon coast
NEWPORT, Ore. — Coast Guard crew members aboard three separate vessels rescued a 50-foot commercial fishing vessel disabled 116 miles west of Newport Wednesday. The 41-ton commercial fishing vessel, Ruby Lily, which reported 6 tons of albacore tuna and three crew members aboard, was safely moored in Yaquina Bay after a four-day opperation. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Columbia River received...

Coast Guard Motor Life Boat VICTORY tows disabled 93-foot Motor Yacht to Newport

Coast Guard Motor Life Boat VICTORY tows disabled 93-foot Motor Yacht to Newport
Coast Guard Crewmembers aboard a 52-foot Motor Life Boat, Victory, from Station Yaguina Bay, tow the disabled 93-foot motor yacht, Watta Ryde, into Newport, Ore., May 4, 2019. U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Station Yaquina Bay. NEWPORT, ORE. — Coast Guard crew members, aboard the 52-foot Motor Lifeboat Victory towed a disabled 93-foot motor yacht, to Newport Harbor, Saturday. The Coast Guard...