Yet another U.S. Coast Guard commander is preparing to retire in Astoria.
The U.S. Coast Guard has allowed the bulk grain carrier Sparna to leave the Columbia River, lodged b
12-year-old was likely in the water more than 30 minutes.
No recoverable fuel on board
Coast Guard Sector Columbia River Command Center personnel received four potentially false mayday calls in a recent two-week period.
The Coast Guard is being sued by an animal welfare group claiming the agency is stifling First Amendment rights to document animal-killing.
The Coast Guard rescued an exhausted hiker from Tillamook Head Sunday.
A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter from Astoria made a daring evacuation in the Columbia River Gorge Saturday.
The U.S. Coast Guard rescued three fishermen from a sinking boat Saturday near Grays Harbor.
The U.S. Coast Guard cutter Alert returned Wednesday after a sea patrol.