Coast Guard assists crew of vessel taking on water

ASTORIA, Ore. — The Coast Guard assisted the crew of a vessel taking on water 30 nautical miles west of the entrance to the Columbia River, Sunday. The Coast Guard Sector Columbia River Command Center received a distress call from the 36-foot commercial fishing vessel Elijah at approximately 8:30a.m. The vessel was taking on water and the crew was unable to determine the source of the leak. Station...