Rising Tide Triggers Oregon Coast Guard Rescue

by KATU News hursday, June 13th 2019 CANNON BEACH, Ore. – U.S. Coast Guard crews had to airlift a man to safety Wednesday night after he ended up stranded on a rock piling in Ecola State Park.  MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter from Coast Guard Sector Columbia River – US Coast Guard image Officials say the Coast Guard Sector […]


Rescue operation underway for injured hiker on Mount St. Helens

MOUNT ST. HELENS, Wash. — Crews with the Skamania County Sheriff’s Office are working to rescue an injured hiker on the south face of Mount St. Helens. The U.S. Coast Guard is sending a MH-60 helicopter from Astoria to assist in the rescue.   #BreakingNews #USCG Air Station Astoria launched an MH-60 helicopter to assist @SkamaniaSheriff […]


Father drowns, son presumed dead off Rockaway Beach

by KATU.com Staff In this still image from video, a U.S. Coast Guard rescuer appears to pull a person out of the surf at Rockaway Beach, Oregon Wednesday, June 6, 2018. A father drowned after going into the ocean after his 17-year-old son, who was boogie boarding. The boy is still missing. (Photo: Kristen Nelson) […]