Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel 15 miles west of Coos Bay

Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel 15 miles west of Coos Bay
A Coast Guard aircrew aboard an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Sector North Bend, Ore., medically evacuates a man off a fishing vessel 15 miles west of Coos Bay Oct. 18, 2019. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Sector North Bend) NORTH BEND, Ore. — A Coast Guard aircrew medically evacuated a 28-year-old man Friday morning off the fishing vessel ‘Alaska Ocean,’ which was operating 15-miles...

Coast Guard rescues 5 from sailboat off Oregon coast

Coast Guard rescues 5 from sailboat off Oregon coast
Coast Guard crews rescued five people aboard a sailboat off the Oregon coast, Oct. 16, 2019. SEATTLE — The Coast Guard rescued five adults aboard a disabled sailing vessel Wednesday 20-miles west of Yaquina Bay, Oregon. At approximately, 5:15 a.m. watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Bend received a distress call from a 50-foot sailing vessel that the individuals were struggling to make way...

Coast Guard aircrew medevacs off cruise ship Norwegian Joy west of Coos Bay

Coast Guard aircrew medevacs off cruise ship Norwegian Joy west of Coos Bay
Coast Guard Sector North Bend aircrew members transfer an ill man to a Life Flight Network aircrew at Sector North Bend Oct. 8, 2019. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Lt. Cassandra Hawley) NORTH BEND, Ore. — A Coast Guard aircrew medically evacuated an ill man Tuesday afternoon off the cruise ship Norwegian Joy, which was operating 33 miles off the coast of Coos Bay. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew...

Coast Guard rescues man, dog off boat near Toledo, Oregon

Coast Guard rescues man, dog off boat near Toledo, Oregon
The 36-foot fishing vessel Micke lists to starboard and is stuck in mud in the Yaquina River near Toledo, Ore. Oct. 6, 2019. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Station Yaquina Bay) NEWPORT, Ore. — The Coast Guard rescued a man and his dog Sunday afternoon after the man’s vessel ran aground on submerged pilings near Toledo. A Coast Guard Station Yaquina Bay 29-foot Response Boat-Small crew retrieved...

Coast Guard suspends search for man off central Oregon coast

Coast Guard suspends search for man off central Oregon coast
A 47-foot Motor Lifeboat file photo by Cmdr. Brendan Hilleary NEWPORT, Ore. — The Coast Guard suspended its search for a man Monday after more than 11 hours of combined searches in the vicinity of Whale Cove near Depoe Bay. Coast Guard Sector North Bend coordinated eight combined searches, which were conducted by an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew from Coast Guard Air Facility Newport, a 47-foot...

Coast Guard aircrew rescues 2 off Coos River jetty

Coast Guard aircrew rescues 2 off Coos River jetty
A 54-foot commercial fishing vessel lays disabled on a jetty near the Coos River entrance early Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Station Coos Bay) NORTH BEND, Ore. – A Coast Guard aircrew hoisted two people from the Coos River North Jetty Sunday morning after their commercial fishing vessel Fearless II suffered a rudder failure and ran into the rocks of the jetty. An MH-65...

Coast Guard aircrew assists injured hiker off Bone Mountain

Coast Guard aircrew assists injured hiker off Bone Mountain
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo NORTH BEND, Ore. — A Coast Guard aircrew hoisted an injured man Saturday afternoon off Bone Mountain. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew from Coast Guard Sector North Bend hoisted the man to safety and transported him to awaiting emergency medical services at Roseburg Regional Airport in neighboring Douglas County. At 4:18 p.m., watchstanders at the...

Coast Guard rescues woman off cliff in Boardman State Park

Coast Guard rescues woman off cliff in Boardman State Park
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo NORTH BEND, Ore. — A Coast Guard aircrew hoisted a woman off a cliff in Samuel H. Boardman State Park, Friday afternoon, after she reportedly slid 200 feet down to get closer to the beach. The MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew from Coast Guard Sector North Bend transported the woman to the Brookings Airport and transferred her to awaiting emergency medical...

Coast Guard medevacs teen from Rogue National Forest

Coast Guard medevacs teen from Rogue National Forest
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo SEATTLE – Coast Guard crews medevaced a teenager Thursday evening from a western Oregon forest. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Bend command center were notified at 4:15 p.m. by Curry County dispatch that a 17-year-old male had suffered a head injury after he fell from a cliff above the Rogue River near Marial, Oregon. Because the area was...