Coast Guard rescues stranded man off rocks near Greyhound Rock County Park

Coast Guard rescues stranded man off rocks near Greyhound Rock County Park
Coast Guard MH-65 helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Loumania Stewart SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard rescued a stranded man Sunday from Greyhound Rock at Greyhound Rock County Park. A bystander contacted Coast Guard Station Monterey watchstanders at 7:39 p.m. reporting a person was stranded on Greyhound Rock. Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders dispatched a Coast Guard Station...

Coast Guard, Southern Marin Fire crews rescue 5 from cliff near Muir Beach

Coast Guard, Southern Marin Fire crews rescue 5 from cliff near Muir Beach
Coast Guard MH-65 helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Loumania Stewart SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard and Southern Marin Fire Protection District crews rescued five people Saturday from a cliffside near Muir Beach. Battalion 3, Southern Marin Fire Protection District, notified Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders at 8:17 p.m. Saturday of three people stranded on a cliff face...

Coast Guard medevacs woman 380 miles west of Bodega Bay

Coast Guard medevacs woman 380 miles west of Bodega Bay
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo. ALAMEDA, Calif. — Coast Guard and San Francisco Fire Department personnel medevaced a woman from a sailboat approximately 380 miles west of Bodega Bay Tuesday morning. Eleventh Coast Guard District Command Center watchstanders received a notification via satellite communicator at approximately 1:45 p.m. Monday, from the captain of the sailboat Cibola,...

Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue man and 6 dogs

Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue man and 6 dogs
A Coast Guard Station Bodega Bay 47-foot Motor Lifeboat crew and Marin County Fire Department personnel rescue a mariner and six dogs from a grounded vessel located near Tomales Point, California, August 3, 2021.  (Coast Guard courtesy photo) SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard is responding to a fuel spill Wednesday from a grounded boat located a half mile north of Driftwood Beach, Tomales Point, left...

Coast Guard breaks ground on new air station in Ventura

Coast Guard breaks ground on new air station in Ventura
A ground breaking ceremony for the Coast Guard Air Station Ventura,was held  July 27, 2021. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Richard W. Brahm. SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard helicopter crews flying out of rented space at the naval base at Point Mugu will finally get a permanent home as ground broke Tuesday for their new facility. The $53 million Coast Guard Air Station Ventura...

Coast Guard rescues woman near China Beach

Coast Guard rescues woman near China Beach
Coast Guard MH-65 helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Loumania Stewart SAN FRANCISCO —The Coast Guard rescued a woman near China Beach Tuesday morning. Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders received a report from the San Francisco Police Department stating that a woman was reported missing near Deadman’s Point. Watchstanders directed the launch of a Coast Guard Air Station...

Coast Guard to break ground on new air station in Ventura

Coast Guard to break ground on new air station in Ventura
MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from FOB Point Mugu file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Sondra-Kay Kneen. SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard is scheduled to break ground for a new facility Tuesday, at naval base Point Mugu for helicopter crews that have been flying out of rented space. The $53 million Coast Guard Air Station Ventura is scheduled to include a 48,000-square-foot hangar and a 12,200-square-foot...

Coast Guard rescues man after boat capsized near Bluff Point, CA

Coast Guard rescues man after boat capsized near Bluff Point, CA
Coast Guard MH-65 helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Loumania Stewart SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard rescued a man near Bluff Point Wednesday morning after his boat capsized in the San Francisco Bay.  Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders received a 911 relay at 2:57 a.m. from Marin County Dispatch stating they had a man on the line who was clinging on to his overturned...

Coast Guard rescues kayaker 70 miles west of Santa Cruz

Coast Guard rescues kayaker 70 miles west of Santa Cruz
Coast Guard MH-65 helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Loumania Stewart SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard rescued a kayaker approximately 70 miles west of Santa Cruz, Sunday morning. Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders received a report at 9:42 p.m. Saturday from a kayaker who was making a solo voyage from Sausalito to Honolulu. The kayaker lost GPS capability, had nearly capsized...