Coast Guard rescues 10 children and 2 adults from sailboat aground north of Shaw Island

Coast Guard rescues 10 children and 2 adults from sailboat aground north of Shaw Island
A Tow Boat U.S. crew stands by the Sailing Vessel Cutty Sark, which sits hard aground north of Shaw Island, Wash., June 12, 2016. U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Station Bellingham. SEATTLE — Coast Guard crews removed 10 children and two adults from a sailboat, which went aground on Bird Rock north of Shaw Island Sunday. The rescued children and two adults are being transported to Cornet Bay,...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boaters off Grays Harbor, Wash.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boaters off Grays Harbor, Wash.
The Coast Guard and local authorities picked this boat up off a beach near Ocean Shores, Wash., after it capsized with two people aboard and washed ashore, Sept. 10, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Sector Columbia River) WARRENTON, Ore. — The Coast Guard suspended the active search for Thomas Miller, 68 year-old male, and Tina Pittman, 41 year-old female, who went missing off the North...

Coast Guard stops 2,900 pounds of marijuana south of Point Loma

Coast Guard stops 2,900 pounds of marijuana south of Point Loma
SAN DIEGO – The Coast Guard, in coordination with the San Diego Regional Coordinating Mechanism, prevented an estimated 2,900 pounds of marijuana from reaching U.S. shores when they thwarted a smuggling attempt approximately one mile south of Point Loma, Saturday. During a routine boarding of the 43-foot sport-fishing vessel Pasa Tiempo, a boarding team from the Coast Guard Cutter Adelie discovered...

Coast Guard suspends search for overdue crabber near Anacortes, Wash.

Coast Guard suspends search for overdue crabber near Anacortes, Wash.
SEATTLE — The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a crabber reported overdue near Anacortes, Wednesday. Dean Harvey, 48, of Bremerton, remains missing. Search crews spent 24 hours completing a total of 24 searches that covered a 909 square mile area with no signs of Harvey. “Suspending the search for a missing person is one of the most difficult decisions we must make,” said Cmdr. Brian...

Coast Guard searches for overdue crabber near Anacortes, Wash.

Coast Guard searches for overdue crabber near Anacortes, Wash.
SEATTLE — Coast Guard crews are searching for an overdue crabber last seen near Anacortes, Tuesday morning. Missing is Dean Harvey, 48, of Bremerton. A 45-foot Response Boat — Medium crew from Coast Guard Station Bellingham and the crew of Coast Guard Cutter Adelie, an 87-foot patrol boat homeported in Port Angeles, are involved in the search. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard...

Coast Guard tows grounded vessel, responds to pollution near Anacortes, Wash.

Coast Guard tows grounded vessel, responds to pollution near Anacortes, Wash.
WARRENTON, Ore. — A Coast Guard Station Bellingham 45-foot Response Boat- Medium crew towed and safely moored the fishing vessel Arline at the Cap Sante Marina in Anacortes after receiving a report that vessel was aground in the Swinomish Channel Thursday evening. A boarding was conducted by the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Adelie, an 87-foot patrol boat homeported in Port Angeles, Wash., revealing...

Coast Guard rescues two men and a dog near Coupeville, Washington

Coast Guard rescues two men and a dog near Coupeville, Washington
SEATTLE — The Coast Guard rescued two men and a dog from a recreational vessel adrift in Penn Cove, Wash., Monday. Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound received a report at approximately 10:30 a.m., stating a small pleasure craft was adrift in Penn Cove near Coupeville, Wash., with what appeared to be two distressed people on board. Sector Puget Sound diverted an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast...

Coast Guard fleet to arrive in Portland on Wednesday for Rosefest

PORTLAND, Ore. — Coast Guard cutters, response boats, and a motor lifeboat are scheduled to arrive in Portland, Wednesday, June 6, in celebration of the Rose Festival. Coast Guard Cutters Alert out of Astoria, Ore., Henry Blake, homeported in Everett, Wash., Adelie from Port Angeles, Wash., and Coast Guard Station Grays Harbor, Wash., 52-foot motor lifeboat Invincible II, are scheduled to arrive...

Coast Guard rescues stranded kayaker near Deception Pass, Wash.

SEATTLE — The Coast Guard rescued a man stranded on a rock after his kayak overturned near Deception Pass, Wash., Thursday. At approximately 12 p.m., Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound received a call stating two kayaks had overturned near Deception Pass. An HH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Air Station Port Angeles, Wash., and the crew of Cutter Adelie, also from Port Angeles, were sent to the scene. The...