Coast Guard assists 3 aboard fishing vessel taking on water near Newport, Oregon

Coast Guard assists 3 aboard fishing vessel taking on water near Newport, Oregon
NORTH BEND, Ore. — A boatcrew from Coast Guard Station Yaquina Bay, in Newport, assisted three men aboard a commercial fishing vessel taking on water about 10 miles north of the Yaquina Bay bar, Thursday. The crew of the 47-foot Motor Life Boat was able to safely pass portable dewatering equipment to the vessel and provided escort to the Port of Newport. “The boatcrew’s performance today...

Coast Guard assists in towing disabled fishing vessel 58-miles

Cutter Alligator assisted in towing the disabled fishing vessel EndeavorST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Coast Guard conducted a 58-mile tow for a disabled fishing vessel near Clearwater Pass, Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg, Fla., received a call at 11:14 a.m., Saturday, from the spouse of the master of the fishing vessel Endeavor stating that her husband and son’s...