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Rescuers pulled a struggling swimmer to shore by forming a human chain after she and seven others were stranded on a rocky outcropping during high tide. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Oregon Beachgoers Form Human Chain To Rescue Swimmer

Rescuers pulled a struggling swimmer to shore by forming a human chain after she and seven others were stranded on a rocky outcropping during high tide.

10/14/2014

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Coast Guard: Vessel Runs Aground Near Brinnon

The Coast Guard says a 65-foot vessel ran aground while being towed near Brinnon with up to 500 gallons of diesel fuel aboard.

09/14/2014

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Alaska Man Gets 4 Life Terms In Coast Guard Deaths

An Alaska man was sentenced Tuesday to four consecutive life terms in the 2012 shooting deaths of two co-workers at a Coast Guard communications station that mystified an island community for nearly a year before an arrest was made.

07/08/2014

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Coast Guard Rescues Kayakers In Rosario Strait

Acting on a tip from a tugboat, a Coast Guard crew has rescued three kayakers who ran into trouble in Rosario Strait west of Anacortes, Washington.

CBS Seattle–05/29/2014

State Fines Owner Of Derelict Barge For Oil Spill

Washington state regulators on Monday fined the owner of a derelict barge for spilling oil into the Columbia River near Camas during an illegal salvage operation in 2011.

CBS Seattle–01/28/2013

Two Tacoma Derelicts Latest Ship Trouble In Washington

SEATTLE (AP) — One abandoned ship sank early Friday and threatened to pull another down in a waterway off Puget Sound in the latest million dollar problem involving derelict vessels in Washington. The Coast Guard, state […]

CBS Seattle–01/25/2013

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Search Continues For Crewman Who Fell Off Local Fishing Boat

The Coast Guard is searching for a crewman who fell off a fishing boat about 1:30 a.m. Wednesday off the Olympic Peninsula, about eight miles west of the mouth of the Queets River.

CBS Seattle–01/16/2013

Protestors will march from Westlake Plaza today with plans to shut down the Port of Seattle in a wave of state-wide protests today. (credit: STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Derelict Port Ludlow Ship Headed For Seattle

A derelict ship at Port Ludlow that was seized by the state Department of Natural Resources is scheduled to be towed Friday to a Seattle shipyard.

CBS Seattle–01/10/2013

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Salazar, Coast Guard Announce Drill Vessel Reviews

A day after Royal Dutch Shell PLC towed a damaged floating drill rig to shelter from a remote Alaska island, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced the department will perform an “expedited, high-level assessment” of the 2012 Arctic offshore drilling season.

01/08/2013

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72 Rescued When Sightseeing Vessel Takes On Water

The Coast Guard says responders have rescued 72 people on a sightseeing vessel that began taking on water in Alaska’s Glacier Bay after reportedly striking a rock.

08/20/2012

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