Coast Guard members honor veterans of past generations

Master Chief Petty Officer Peter Janusch and Chief Warrant Officer Tyson Richards visit with a veteran at Mad River Hospital, Nov. 11, 2010. ARCATA, Calif. – Several Coast Guard men and women stationed in the Humboldt Bay Area spent time with veterans at Mad River Hospital’s Adult Day Care today program to celebrate Veteran’s Day. Coast Guard service members from Coast Guard Group/Air Station...

Two men, 16-foot skiff saved from surf and fog

EUREKA, Calif. – The Coast Guard assisted two men aboard the pleasure craft Fishin Mortician, a 16-ft skiff, from the surf and dense fog near the south jetty of the Humboldt Bay entrance channel.

Coast Guard Group Humboldt Bay units rescue kayaker off Trinidad Head

MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif. – A Coast Guard helicopter crew rescued a man from the rocks on the north side of Trinidad Head this morning, after his kayak overturned in the surf. (video below)

Coast Guard Escorts Army Vessel to Humboldt Bay

MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif. – The Coast Guard safely escorted a U.S. Army watercraft to Humboldt Bay after it started flooding on Monday night. Army vessel Monterey (LCU-2030) started taking on water at approximately 11:30 p.m., Monday south of Cape Mendocino, Calif. The Monterey, a 170-foot landing craft, was traveling from Vallejo, Calif. to Tacoma, Wash. The Coast Guard deployed a 47-foot Motor Life...

Coast Guard Group Humboldt Bay units respond to MAYDAY

MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif. – Multiple Coast Guard units from Group Humboldt Bay responded to a MAYDAY call from the fishing vessel Sea Clipper Saturday night.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing kite surfer

MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif. – The Coast Guard suspended a search for a suspected missing kite surfer at 1:00 a.m., Wednesday.

Rescue crews continue to search for missing snorkeler off Kaanapali, Maui

HONOLULU – The U.S. Coast Guard and Maui Fire Department continue to coordinate search efforts for Bryce Essler, a 20-year-old Canadian man last seen Thursday afternoon snorkeling off the coast of Kaanapali on Maui. Search patterns have been planned for Coast Guard assets through the rest of the day and into the night.

Coast Guard recovers two men from the sea off of Crescent City, Calif.

MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif. – The U.S. Coast Guard hoisted two fishermen from the water after they were forced to abandon ship when it started taking on water 22 miles west of Crescent City, Calif., Thursday afternoon.

Coast Guard suspends search for man who was swept from beach in Northern California

ALAMEDA, Calif. — Crews from Coast Guard Group Humboldt Bay suspended the search late Monday night for a man that was reported to have been swept out to sea near Patrick’s Point State Park, north of Trinidad, Calif.