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joshfarley 20h
Periodic escorts for the are part of the ’s mandate — here’s a story I wrote about how they’ve changed:
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USCGPacificNorthwest Jun 17
reminds boaters about the importance of Maritime Etiquette & . Preventable Search and Rescue events are occurring in-part because boaters aren't wearing life-jackets or filing float plans. Your life may depend on reading this feature article:
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USCGPacificNorthwest Jun 17
Replying to @USCGPacificNW
: The has suspended the search for this vessel with negative results.
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USCGPacificNorthwest Jun 14
Replying to @fesi_df @SmilingDeDe
The Coast Guard is one of five military branches operating worldwide with eleven statutory missions. If you have any information regarding this missing person please help your service members find him.
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USCGPacificNorthwest Jun 14
Replying to @USCGPacificNW
See photo for Positive Identification
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USCGPacificNorthwest Jun 14
Sector Puget Sound is searching for an overdue fisherman near SEKIU, Wash. Charles Swanson, a 70-yo male was last seen noon yesterday fishing with his golden retriever on a 17ft white center-console fishing boat. If you have tips or info please call: 206-217-6001
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USCGPacificNorthwest Jun 13
airlifted a hiker stranded on a rock piling at Ecola State Park, Wednesday night. He was uninjured and safely transported to Air-station Astoria. Read the story here: Video here:
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USCGPacificNorthwest Jun 10
Sector North Bend aircrew safely hoists and transfers injured man after he falls into Crater Lake caldera. Man transported to a hospital in Bend, Oregon. Man's condition is unknown at this time.
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USCGPacificNorthwest Jun 10
Sector North Bend MH-65 Dolphin aircrew teams with and local ropes team to rescue a man who fell 800 feet down the Crater Lake caldera near Rims Village. The rescued man was ambulatory and was flown to Bend, Ore. by AirLink Critical Care Transport.
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USCGPacificNorthwest Jun 7
The U.S. Coast Guard 52-foot Motor Lifeboat Victory and a Canadian 62-foot Bay Class vessel will be at the Bell Harbor Marina, pier slips 12 and 14 in Seattle on June 9, 2019. Both vessels will be available for public tours from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.
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USCGPacificNorthwest Jun 6
aircrews from Sectors North Bend and Columbia River conducted separate rescues Wednesday night. The North Bend aircrew hoisted a man off a 200-foot ledge. The Columbia River aircrew medically evacuated an ill seaman aboard a vessel 72 miles offshore
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USCGPacificNorthwest Jun 5
aircrews from Sector North Bend and Sector Columbia River responding to separate cases. North Bend aircrew assisted in rescue of stranded hiker near Humbug Mtn. Astoria aircrew conducting medevac of injured man aboard vessel 90 miles out at sea.
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USCGPacificNorthwest Jun 5
will be enforcing a security zone, in Portland Oregon, along the Willamette River between the Hawthorne and Steel Bridges, in support of the Rose Festival and Fleet Week, Wednesday, through Monday. For a full report of activities click here:
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USCGPacificNorthwest Jun 3
to the grounding of the motor vessel on the Columbia River. The vessel was able to unground itself and continue up the channel to it's original destination. The Coast Guard plans to continue its investigation into the steering system failure.
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USCGPacificNorthwest Jun 2
Replying to @USCGPacificNW
members along with assisting agencies, plan to re-float the vessel at the next high tide tonight. All vessel traffic should review current Columbia River restrictions for the area.
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USCGPacificNorthwest Jun 2
is responding to a 738ft M/V (GORGOYPIKOOS) which has run soft-aground on a sand-bar, east of Tongue Point, Ore. 21 crew members reported uninjured with No Pollution. Investigators are en route. Columbia River Bar Pilots issued restriction. Updates to follow...
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USCGPacificNorthwest May 30
medically evacuated a fishing-boat captain suffering a heart attack near Tillamook Bay, Thursday. He was safely airlifted to Emergency Medical Services. Thanks, in part, to the crew being with the proper medical gear and training.
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USCGPacificNorthwest May 30
announces the opening of SARDET ROUGE RIVER at Gold Beach, Oregon. The seasonal search and rescue detachment will ensure the safety of the maritime community along the Southern Oregon Coast during periods of increased recreational vessel activity.
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Admiral Karl Schultz May 28
Last November, CGC JAMES interdicted 19k lbs of cocaine worth $257 million in 9 separate interdictions. This video shows the variation of smuggling the JAMES faced. These busts prevented nearly 80 overdose deaths & 300 violent murders.
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USCGPacificNorthwest May 23
Coast Guard conducts international oil spill drill in the Strait of Juan de Fuca:
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