Coast Guard rescues three after vessel runs aground in Chetco River, Ore.

ASTORIA, Ore. – The Coast Guard rescued three people from a fishing vessel after the vessel ran aground near Brookings, Ore., Saturday. Coast Guard Group North Bend received a report at approximately 1:50 a.m., stating the 52-foot, wooden-hulled fishing vessel Josias had run aground in the Chetco River near the north jetty. Coast Guard Station Chetco River, Ore., launched a 47-foot motor lifeboat...

Coast Guard warns boaters of Chetco River shoaling

SEATTLE — The Coast Guard is informing mariners transiting the mouth of the Chetco River near Brookings, Ore., of significant shoaling due to this season’s storm activity.

Video – Cliff Rescue by Air Station North Bend

An HH-65C Dolphin helicopter crew from Air Station North Bend, Ore., conducts the rescue of a 15-year-old boy from a cliff north of Chetco River, Ore., Sunday, Jan. 18, 2009.