Coast Guard Authorizes Disabled Ship to Return to Portland for Repairs

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Captain of the Port Portland granted the M/V Golden Glow permission to return to Portland in order to repair its #1 steering gear pump Monday.

Coast Guard responds to disabled vessel off Tongue Point

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Coast Guard is investigating the report of a disabled vessel that is anchored off of Tongue Point, Ore., Monday.

Vessel runs aground near Salem, Oregon

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Coast Guard is responding to a grounded vessel on the Willamette River  near Salem, Oregon.

Coast Guard responds to pollution on the Willamette River

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Coast Guard is responding to pollution at Riverplace Marina in Portland, Sunday.

Coast Guard responds to pollution in Yaquina Bay, Ore.

NEWPORT, Ore. – The Coast Guard is responding to a pollution incident from a sunken fishing vessel in Yaquina Bay, Ore., Sunday.

Coast Guard monitors fuel sheen near Tyee Yacht Club Marina

PORTLAND, Ore. – The Coast Guard is monitoring a fuel sheen on the Columbia River in Portland, Ore., Tuesday. Coast Guard Sector Portland received a report of a fuel sheen near the Tyee Yacht Club Marina at approximately 9 a.m.

Coast Guard rescues pilot after experimental aircraft crashes

ASTORIA, Ore. — A Coast Guard Air Station Astoria, Ore., rescue helicopter crew located and rescued the pilot of an aircraft that crashed approximately five miles west of St. Helens, Ore., Monday.

Portland area marine agencies to conduct mass rescue exercise

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Coast Guard and other on-water response agencies are scheduled to conduct Mass Rescue 2009 Exercise, a full-scale multi-agency exercise in the Portland, Ore., and Vancouver, Wash., area Wednesday.

Coast Guard coordinating vessel traffic due to closure of The Dalles navigation lock

PORTLAND, Ore. — Coast Guard Sector Portland, Ore., is monitoring and managing vessel traffic on the Columbia River east of Portland/Vancouver, Wash., due to the closure of The Dalles Dam lock in The Dalles, Ore.