Coast Guard rescues fisherman during late night rescue near Winchester Bay, Ore.

Coast Guard rescues fisherman during late night rescue near Winchester Bay, Ore.
Station Umpqua River 47-Foot Motor Lifeboat file photo NORTH BEND, Ore. — The Coast Guard rescued a fisherman late Friday night after his vessel started taking on water 3 miles north of the Umpqua River entrance. A boat crew aboard a 47-foot Motor Lifeboat, from Coast Guard Station Umpqua River, located the fisherman, sent over a dewatering pump and towed the 65-foot fishing vessel Frank F into port. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard aircrew rescues man stranded by snow storm near Drain, Ore.

Coast Guard aircrew rescues man stranded by snow storm near Drain, Ore.
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo NORTH BEND, Ore. — The Coast Guard rescued a 73-old man stranded atop a forest hill near Drain, Wednesday afternoon, after a recent snow storm in the area blocked road and supply access. An aircrew aboard an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Coast Guard Sector North Bend hoisted the man to safety and transported him to Sacred Heart Hospital in Eugene where...

Coast Guard assists 17 fishermen off Pacific Northwest Coast since Sunday

Coast Guard assists 17 fishermen off Pacific Northwest Coast since Sunday
A boat crew aboard the 52-Foot Motor Life Boat Victory from Coast Guard Station Yaquina Bay tows the 42-foot commercial fishing vessel Triggerfish into Newport, Ore., Jan. 24, 2019. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Warrant Officer Tom Molloy. SEATTLE — Coast Guard crews along the Oregon and Washington coasts assisted 17 fisherman in five responses since Sunday. Response efforts included crews from...

Coast Guard medevacs injured logger off Coos Mountain, Ore

Coast Guard medevacs injured logger off Coos Mountain, Ore
A Coast Guard aircrew, aboard an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Sector North Bend, medically evacuates an injured logger after he was struck by a tree, 17 miles east of Coos Bay, on Coos Mountain, Dec. 21, 3019. U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Sector North Bend. NORTH BEND, Ore. — The Coast Guard medically evacuated an injured logger after he was struck by a tree, 17 miles east of Coos Bay, on...

Coast Guard medevacs injured logger after fall near Mapleton, Ore.

Coast Guard medevacs injured logger after fall near Mapleton, Ore.
Coast Guard Sector North Bend MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo NORTH BEND, Ore. — The Coast Guard medically evacuated an injured logger after a 60-foot fall 10 miles northeast of Mapleton, in the Siuslaw National Forest, Thursday afternoon. A Coast Guard aircrew aboard an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Sector North Bend safely hoisted the 35-year-old logger, who reportedly suffered neck and back...

Unconscious surfer rescued by Coast Guard near Newport, Oregon

Unconscious surfer rescued by Coast Guard near Newport, Oregon
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter File Photo NEWPORT, Ore. — A Coast Guard aircrew rescued an unconscious surfer at Devil’s Punchbowl State Park, Saturday evening. A Coast Guard Air Facility Newport aircrew aboard an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter located the subject, deployed a rescue swimmer and with assistance from a local surfer, brought the unconscious subject back to the beach on a surfboard. Coast...

Coast Guard hoists 2 from disabled vessel aground in Yaquina Bay, Oregon

Coast Guard hoists 2 from disabled vessel aground in Yaquina Bay, Oregon
USCG MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. NEWPORT, Ore. — A Coast Guard aircrew hoisted two mariners from their disabled vessel after they ran aground in Yaquina Bay, Sunday afternoon. A Coast Guard Air Facility Newport aircrew aboard an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter safely hoisted and transported the individuals to the Air Facility. At approximately 4 p.m., the individuals aboard the 14-foot recreational...

Coast Guard responds to capsized vessel on Umpqua River, Ore.

Coast Guard responds to capsized vessel on Umpqua River, Ore.
Coast Guard 47-foot Motor Lifeboat file photo by Cmdr. Brendan Hilleary WINCHESTER BAY, Ore. — Coast Guard crews responded to a 16-foot aluminum boat that capsized with four people aboard at the mouth of the Umpqua River, Thursday. A 47-Foot Motor Lifeboat crew from Coast Guard Station Umpqua River rescued three men found clinging to the capsized vessel, the fourth passenger, a woman, was found unresponsive,...

Coast Guard medically evacuates injured man off Oregon Coast

Coast Guard medically evacuates injured man off Oregon Coast
Chief Petty Officer Josh Hanneman, the coxswain aboard a 47-foot Motor Lifeboat from Station Chetco River, Ore., assesses the situation of the commercial fishing vessel Arctic Storm, 25 nautical miles west of Brookings, Ore., Oct. 22, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Anthony Cisneros. BROOKINGS, Ore. — The Coast Guard medically evacuated an injured crewmember off a commercial...