Coast Guard Assists Ecuadorian Tall Ship

ALAMEDA, Calif. — Coast Guard crewmembers from Station Chetco River, Ore., came to the aid of the Ecuadorian tall ship Guayas at approximately 11 p.m. Friday as the 151-person crew of the vessel sought shelter from 15-foot seas and 40-knot winds while transiting from Panama to Victoria, Canada. Coast Guard Group North Bend, Ore., received radio contact from the 257-foot tall ship requesting navigational...