Tag Archives: Coast Guard

Tall ship Lady Washington runs aground at Westport

WESTPORT, Wash. - The tall ship Lady Washington ran aground last night at the entrance to the Westport Marina.
The Grays Harbor Historical Seaport said on their facebook page that they were directed by the US Coast Guard to Port

Ghost ship washes ashore in Ocean Shores

OCEAN SHORES, Wash. - A sailboat abandoned off the coast of Oregon has washed up on an Ocean Shores, Washington beach. Last weekend's storm prompted the helicopter evacuation of "The Rock," a 40-foot long sailboat beset by weather

Coast Guard rescues teenage hiker from Olympic National Park

SEATTLE, Wash. - The U.S. Coast Guard medevac'd a 15-year old hiker after she fell from a 15-foot cliff north of the Hoh River in Olympic National Park, in Clallam, Wash., Monday.

The hiker was reported in stable condition.

Fishing vessel safely removed from beach near Grays Harbor

WARRENTON, Ore. – The U.S. Coast Guard working closely with the Washington Department of Ecology, safely coordinated the refloating of the fishing vessel Adrianna, which went aground approximately one-half mile south of the entrance to Grays Harbor, Wash., Friday.

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Comments sought on draft Grays Harbor oil spill response plan

OLYMPIA, Wash. - The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) and U.S. Coast Guard are accepting comments through Oct. 15 on draft updates to a plan used to improve site-specific oil-spill response strategies for Grays Harbor.

The plan, called

Coast Guard rescues unconscious fisherman off of Grays Harbor coast

GRAYS HARBOR, Wash. - The Coast Guard says it has rescued an unconscious fisherman off a vessel west of Grays Harbor, Wash.

The Coast Guard received a call for help around 6:30 a.m. Saturday. The crewmember had been knocked unconscious when

Coast Guard rescues 2 people, 2 pets in Columbia River

ASTORIA, Ore. — The Coast Guard rescued two people and their two dogs after their boat capsized on the Columbia River near Chinook, Wash., Wednesday.

Coast Guard Sector Columbia River in Warrenton, Ore., received a call stating a 17-foot pleasure craft was

Coast Guard rescues stranded hikers in Olympic National Park

SEATTLE—Two Coast Guard helicopter crews from separate units worked together to rescue two injured hikers who had fallen approximately 50 feet into a ravine in Olympic National Park, approximately 30 miles south of Port Angeles, Wash., Wednesday.

Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound

Cantwell Introduces Bill to Jumpstart Oil Spill Response Capability

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) recently introduced legislation to kick start investments in research and development to upgrade the nation’s oil spill response technology. The Oil Spill Technology and Development Act of 2013 (S.

Coast Guard responds, 4 already rescued from Grays Harbor waters by passing boat

GRAYS HARBOR, WASH. - The Coast Guard says they dispatched a helicopter and a boat after learning of a mayday call about four people in the water about 12 miles west of Grays Harbor, Wash., but a passing boat managed