Coast Guard to reconvene Formal Board of Investigation Hearing into sinking of Lady Cecelia on Monday

Coast Guard to reconvene Formal Board of Investigation Hearing into sinking of Lady Cecelia on Monday
WARRENTON, Ore. — The Coast Guard Formal Board of Investigation Hearing into the sinking of the fishing vessel Lady Cecelia will reconvene Nov. 26-28, 2012 beginning 8 a.m. each day at Camp Rilea in Warrenton. The hearing is open to the public and media is invited to attend. A driver’s license or other form of government issued identification is required to gain entry to the front gate. googletag.cmd.push(function()...

Coast Guard suspends search for crew of fishing vessel off of Willapa Bay, Wash.

SEATTLE — The U.S. Coast Guard suspended the search for the crew of the fishing vessel Lady Cecelia at 9:44 a.m., Sunday. The Coast Guard response effort for the 4-person crew began after the vessel’s Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon was activated at 3:37 a.m., Saturday. Several Coast Guard assets conducted multiple search patterns in an area of more than 640 square miles. The USCGC...

Coast Guard continues search for crew of fishing vessel after EPIRB activation

SEATTLE — The Coast Guard continues its search efforts for the crew of a fishing vessel after the vessel’s Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon was activated at 3:37 a.m., Saturday. The activated EPIRB from the 70-foot Lady Cecelia, which departed from Warrenton, Ore., led Coast Guard responders to a debris field approximately 17 miles west of Leadbetter Point near Willapa Bay, Wash....

Coast Guard searching for four near Seaview, Wash.

ASTORIA, Ore. — The Coast Guard is searching for four people in the water near Seaview, Wash., Saturday. Sector Columbia River in Astoria is responding to an EPIRB signal, which led Coast Guard personnel to a debris field approximately 17 miles west of Leadbetter Point near Willapa Bay. An MH-60 helicopter crew from Sector Columbia River along with two 47-foot motor lifeboat crews from Coast Guard...