Coast Guard Station Port Angeles boatcrew rescues 2 near Port Angeles, Wash

Coast Guard Station Port Angeles boatcrew rescues 2 near Port Angeles, Wash
SEATTLE — A boatcrew from Coast Guard Station Port Angeles rescued two people from a 49-foot sailboat beset by weather about one mile east of the New Dungeness Lighthouse, Tuesday afternoon. A 40-year-old man and 26-year-old woman, both wearing life jackets and reportedly exhibiting signs of seasickness and hypothermia, were transferred to EMS at John Wayne Marina in Port Angeles at about 12:50...

Coast Guard crews rescue man near Sequim, Wash.

Coast Guard crews rescue man near Sequim, Wash.
SEATTLE — A Coast Guard helicopter crew rescued a 74-year-old man who had gone missing in the water off Sequim, Saturday. The MH-65 helicopter crew, from Coast Guard Air Station Port Angeles, located and hoisted the man from the water, and safely transferred him to medical personnel at Olympic Medical Center in Port Angeles. Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound watchstanders received a report from the...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing cruise ship passenger off Protection Island, Wash

Coast Guard suspends search for missing cruise ship passenger off Protection Island, Wash
SEATTLE — The Coast Guard suspended the active search for a missing cruise ship passenger northwest of Protection Island in the Strait of Juan de Fuca, at 6:10 p.m., Monday “We would like to extend our deepest sympathies to those affected, however, despite our best efforts we have been unable to locate the missing passenger,” said Eric Cookson, a command duty officer at Coast Guard Sector Puget...

Coast Guard crews search for cruise ship passenger off Protection Island, Wash.

Coast Guard crews search for cruise ship passenger off Protection Island, Wash.
SEATTLE — Coast Guard crews are searching for a cruise ship passenger northwest of Protection Island in the Strait of Juan de Fuca, Monday. Crews from Coast Guard  Air Station Port Angeles, Coast Guard Cutter Blueshark, Coast Guard Cutter Wahoo and Station Port Angeles are conducting a search of the area. Sector Puget Sound watchstanders received a call around 10:55 a.m. from a Holland America...

Coast Guard crews rescue 2 from grounded vessel near Port Angeles

Coast Guard crews rescue 2 from grounded vessel near Port Angeles
A helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Port Angeles, Wash., prepares to hoist two people  east of Port Angeles, May 2. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Station Port Angeles.) SEATTLE — Coast Guard crews rescued two people after their vessel ran aground three miles east of Port Angeles, Wash., Thursday. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Port Angeles hoisted the two...

Coast Guard, Navy crews rescue kayakers near Dungeness Bay, Wash.

Coast Guard, Navy crews rescue kayakers near Dungeness Bay, Wash.
SEATTLE — Coast Guard and Navy crews rescued three kayakers that went missing near Dungeness Bay, Saturday. A Coast Guard helicopter crew hoisted a 50-year-old kayaker, a Coast Guard boatcrew recovered a 52-year-old kayaker, and a Navy helicopter crew hoisted a 39-year-old kayaker out of the water. All three kayakers were transported to Olympic Medical Center in Port Angeles in critical condition,...

Coast Guard Station Port Angeles rescues two people from sinking boat near Sequim, Wash.

Coast Guard Station Port Angeles rescues two people from sinking boat near Sequim, Wash.
SEATTLE — The Coast Guard rescued two people after their vessel began taking on water north of Dungeness Spit, Sequim, Friday. A 45-foot Response Boat — Medium crew from Coast Guard Station Port Angeles took the man and woman, both local residents, to the station. They did not require medical attention. The Lady A, a 67-foot recreational vessel, sinks in 180 feet of water north of Dungeness Spit,...

Coast Guard rescues man, woman, 2 dogs near Port Angeles, Wash.

Coast Guard rescues man, woman, 2 dogs near Port Angeles, Wash.
SEATTLE — Port Angeles, Washington-based Coast Guardsmen rescued two people and two dogs from a vessel taking on water near Port Angeles, Friday morning. A man and woman wearing lifejackets were aboard a 19-foot vessel with their dogs when they began taking on water. The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Wahoo, an 87-foot patrol boat homeported in Port Angeles was already underway in the area and a...

Coast Guard rescues nine people in the water near Port Townsend, Wash.

Coast Guard rescues nine people in the water near Port Townsend, Wash.
SEATTLE — The Coast Guard has recovered nine people from the water near Port Townsend, Wash. At approximately 7:39 a.m. watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound, Wash., received a report from Jefferson County of nine people in the water near Admiralty Bay, Wash. The call to Jefferson County was reported to be from one of the people in the water. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0');...