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Two fishermen rescued off Oregon Coast

North Bend, Ore. – Two fishermen were rescued by the U.S. Coast Guard after their vessel caught fire near Coos Bay Saturday. The USCG said a light keeper at the Cape Blanco Light reported seeing a fishing boat engulfed in flames 20 …

Man rescued after 5 days in Kalmiopsis Wilderness

Kalmiopsis Wilderness- A Eugene man spent five days stranded in the Kalmiopsis Wilderness in Josephine County before he was spotted and rescued Wednesday. The Josephine County Sheriff’s Office was notified Monday that Matt Dunberg, 42, of Eugene hadn’t returned home when expected. …

Woman rescued by USCG helicopter in Brookings

Brookings, Ore. – A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter crew rescued an injured woman stranded on rocks in Chetco Point Park Thursday evening. The Coast Guard’s North Bend Sector said law enforcement called them after the woman fell and sustained “substantial” injuries to …

Third Coast Guard rescue this week

BROOKINGS, Ore. – It’s been a busy week for the U.S. Coast Guard in Oregon. On Thursday a woman had to be rescued by helicopter in Brookings, on the southwest side of Chetco Point Park. The Coast Guard’s North Bend sector tells …

Coast Guard rescues man from rock ledge

Cannon Beach, Ore. (CNN) – The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a man who was stranded on a rock ledge in Oregon. Cannon Beach Fire and Rescue described it as a “treacherous” rescue due to high tide, winds, rain and hail. A rescue …

Hiker rescued in Josephine County

Josephine County, Ore,. — A hiker is rescued by crews from Josephine and Curry counties after falling 60 feet and being injured on a hike near Agness.   “Theres not a good way to describe it, I was laying there for such …

Injured hiker rescued near Agness

Curry County, Ore. – The Josephine County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a female hiker with head and leg injuries on Saturday. JSCO contacted the Curry County Sheriff’s Office for assistance around 6:00 p.m. According to the U.S. Coast Guard, 36-year-old …