Coast Guard rescues 2 missing hikers near Eugene, OR

Coast Guard rescues 2 missing hikers near Eugene, OR
Coast Guard Sector North Bend MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. NORTH BEND, Ore. – A Coast Guard Sector North Bend MH-65 Dolphin rescue helicopter crew assisted the Lane County Sheriff’s Department in rescuing  two 19-year-old males Saturday reported missing after hiking near Swastika Mountain about 32 miles east southeast of Eugene. Watchstanders at the Sector North Bend command center...

Coast Guard rescues hiker from cliffside near Tillamook Head, Oregon

Coast Guard rescues hiker from cliffside near Tillamook Head, Oregon
Emergency medical technicians load up a patient transferred to them by a Coast Guard aircrew at Sector Columbia River in Warrenton, Ore., Sept. 6, 2017. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Levi Read. WARRENTON, Ore. – A Coast Guard helicopter crew rescued a hiker missing in Ecola State Park, between Seaside and Cannon Beach, near Tillamook Head Wednesday. The MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter...

Coast Guard rescue crews join search for Kauai hiker

HONOLULU — Coast Guard air crews are searching for a man in his 40’s to 50’s that was reported swept out to sea near Hanakapiai Stream on the NaPali Coast, Kauai, Saturday. Coast Guard search and rescue coordinators received a call from Kauai Fire Department personnel at approximately 4 p.m. Saturday, requesting assistance locating a man last seen attempting to cross a stream when he was knocked...

Search team locates missing Colorado man safe

USCG file photoANCHORAGE, Alaska – A search team found the 50-year-old Colorado man reported missing Friday while hiking alone on Afognak Island, north of Kodiak. Todd Miller was found safe at 4 p.m., Saturday while walking approximately three miles north of the Blue Fox Bay Lodge where he had been staying. Miller reportedly became disorientated while hiking Friday afternoon and continued walking...