Man rescued near Depoe Bay, Oregon

ASTORIA, Ore. — The Coast Guard rescued a man from the water near South Point in Depoe Bay, Ore., Friday.

Station Depoe Bay rescues surfer off Lincoln Beach, Ore.

ASTORIA, Ore. – The Coast Guard rescued a 46-year-old male surfer off Lincoln Beach, Ore., near Depoe Bay, Ore., Tuesday.

Coast Guard units assist vessel 10 miles west of Depoe Bay, Ore.

ASTORIA, Ore. — The Coast Guard assisted a fishing vessel taking on water approximately 10 miles west of Depoe Bay, Ore., Saturday.

Video – Coast Rescues Surfers at Devils Punchbowl

ASTORIA, Ore. – The Coast Guard rescued four surfers caught in a riptide between Depoe Bay, Ore., and Newport, Ore., Thursday, in an area known as Devils Punchbowl. HH-65C Dolphin helicopter crews from Coast Guard Air Facility Newport, Ore., and Air Station North Bend, Ore., were dispatched to the area and two 47-foot motor lifeboat crews were launched from Station Depoe Bay to assist. Editors...

Coast Guard awards Gold Lifesaving Medal to 16-year old killed during rescue – Video

SEATTLE – A Gold Lifesaving Medal was posthumously awarded to Ross Barfuss at Aloha High School, Aloha Ore., Thursday.

Coast Guard to award Gold Lifesaving Medal to 16-year old killed during rescue

SEATTLE – The Coast Guard will posthumously award a Gold Lifesaving Medal to Ross Barfuss, a 16-year old teen who was killed while attempting to rescue a 12-year old boy who was caught in heavy surf near Cutler, Ore., March 8, 2008.

Surfers rescued from Yaquina Head, Ore.

SEATTLE — A man and girl were hoisted from the rocks near Otter Rock at Yaquina Head, Ore., Sunday.

Woman falls from cliff near Neskowin, Ore.

SEATTLE — Coast Guard and local agencies including the Tillamook County, Ore., Sherriff’s Department attempted to rescue a 22-year-old woman who fell from a cliff and was swept out to sea near Neskowin Beach in the vicinity of Neskowin, Ore., Saturday.

Coast Guard rescues boogieboarders from a cliff in Oregon

SEATTLE – The Coast Guard rescued four boogieboarders from a cliff near Newport, Ore., Saturday. Coast Guard Air Facility North Bend, Ore., received a report of two male and two female boogieboarders trapped on a cliff near Devil’s Punchbowl State Park. Eighteen foot seas and 15 knot winds made it dangerous for the boogieboarders to paddle to shore so an HH-65 helicopter crew from Air Facility...