Coast Guard hoists injured hiker from Obstruction Island, Wash.

Coast Guard hoists injured hiker from Obstruction Island, Wash.
Air Station Port Angeles MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Chief Petty Officer David Mosley SEATTLE — A Coast Guard aircrew hoisted an hiker after she suffered head and back injuries from a fall off a cliff on Obstruction Island, Wednesday. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station/Sector Field Office Port Angeles transferred the hiker at Bellingham International Airport...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man from plane crash off Bainbridge Island

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man from plane crash off Bainbridge Island
Coast Guard Stationt Seattle 45-foot Response Boat-Medium File Photo SEATTLE — The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a 70-year-old man missing from a plane crash in Eagle Harbor, off Bainbridge Island, Wash. Coast Guard command personnel have been in contact with the families of those affected by the incident, and we extend our deepest condolences to those affected by this tragedy, as well...

Coast Guard seeks public information after laser strike hits Port Angeles aircrew

Coast Guard seeks public information after laser strike hits Port Angeles aircrew
PORT ANGELES, Wash. — The Coast Guard seeks information from the public to locate a suspect or suspects who pointed a green laser light at a Coast Guard helicopter crew conducting training at Coast Guard Air Station/Sector Field Office Port Angeles, Wednesday evening. The MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew safely landed after they were hit by a laser multiple times. The aircrew conducted visual acuity...

Coast Guard medevacs hiker after fall from Clallam-County waterfall, Wash.

Coast Guard medevacs hiker after fall from Clallam-County waterfall, Wash.
Members of a an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew, from Coast Guard Air Station/Sector Field Officer Port Angeles, Wash., and emergency medical service personnel move an injured hiker to a stretcher on the air field at the air station, Feb. 24, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Eric Mangiarelli. SEATTLE — A Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a 68-year-old hiker who suffered reportedly...

Coast Guard, local agencies rescue two wind surfers north of Everett, Wash.

Coast Guard, local agencies rescue two wind surfers north of Everett, Wash.
A Tulalip Fire Department boat crew transports a wind surfer who had gone missing off Kayak Point, north of Everett, Wash., Nov. 19, 2017. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Evan Estep SEATTLE — Coast Guard air and boat crews, as well as a Snohomish County Marine Unit and a Tulalip Fire Department boat crew, rescued two male wind surfers after they went missing near Kayak Point, north...

Coast Guard to host Veterans Day ceremony in Port Angeles, Wash.

Coast Guard to host Veterans Day ceremony in Port Angeles, Wash.
PORT ANGELES, Wash. — Coast Guard Air Station/Sector Field Office Port Angeles, in conjunction with the Clallam County Veterans Association, will host its annual Veterans Day ceremony Nov. 11 at 10:30 a.m. Air Station/SFO Port Angeles has been designated as a regional Veterans Day observance site for the 21st straight year by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. The public is welcome to attend...

Coast Guard medevaced injured girl from Olympic National Park, Wash.

Coast Guard medevaced injured girl from Olympic National Park, Wash.
Petty Officer 2nd Class Wes Shinn, an aviation maintenance technician from Coast Guard Air Station/Sector Field Office Port Angeles, sit in the cabin of an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter after the air crew landed to drop their rescue swimmer off in the Olympic National Park, Wash., July 1, 2017. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Air Station/Sector Field Office Port Angeles. SEATTLE — A Coast Guard aircrew...

Coast Guard to host Veterans Day Ceremony and centennial of aviation celebration in Port Angeles, Wash.

Coast Guard to host Veterans Day Ceremony and centennial of aviation celebration in Port Angeles, Wash.
PORT ANGELES, Wash. — Coast Guard Air Station/Sector Field Office Port Angeles will host their annual Veterans Day ceremony, sponsored by the Clallam County Veterans Association and combined with the centennial of Coast Guard aviation celebration,  Nov. 11 at 10:30 a.m. Air Station/SFO Port Angeles has been designated as a regional Veterans Day observance site for the 20th straight year by the...

Coast Guard, emergency responders, to conduct international mass rescue exercise in Port Angeles, Wash.

Coast Guard, emergency responders, to conduct international mass rescue exercise in Port Angeles, Wash.
SEATTLE — The Coast Guard and emergency response organizations are teaming up with members from 14 agencies to conduct a full-scale international maritime mass-rescue exercise in U.S. waters near Ediz Hook Light with a triage staging area at Coast Guard Air Station/Sector Field Office Port Angeles Tuesday. The joint exercise is designed to better understand each agency’s capabilities and concerns...