Coast Guard scheduled to temporarily discontinue five navigational aids in Barden Inlet, NC

Coast Guard scheduled to temporarily discontinue five navigational aids in Barden Inlet, NC
WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard is scheduled to temporarily discontinue five navigational aids near Cape Lookout and Harkers Island, North Carolina, beginning August 7. Heavy shoaling in the vicinity of Barden Inlet has progressed over the past few months, making the waterway inaccessible to many vessels. The aids to navigation listed below no longer accurately mark the waterway. The current position...

Coast Guard hoists woman from cliff at Cape Lookout, Ore.

Coast Guard hoists woman from cliff at Cape Lookout, Ore.
ASTORIA, Ore. — A helicopter crew from Coast Guard Sector Columbia River in Warrenton, Ore., hoisted a woman from a cliff at Cape Lookout, Ore., Friday. Coast Guard Sector Columbia River received a call at approximately 10:40 p.m., Thursday, reporting three people stuck on a cliff at Cape Lookout, approximately 70 feet above the ocean. Sector Columbia River launched a 25-foot Response Boat –...

Coast Guard rescues injured man from sailboat near Cape Lookout, Oregon

ASTORIA, Ore. — The Coast Guard transported an injured man from a sailboat approximately four miles from Cape Lookout, Ore., to shore in Tillamook, Ore., Monday.