Coast Guard Icebreaker To Set Out This Week For New ProjectThe Coast Guard icebreaker Healy will set out from Seattle this week to begin a new research mission in the Arctic Ocean.
Shipping Company Charged With Dumping Contaminated WaterFederal prosecutors said Thursday that the cargo ship M/V Gallia Graeca released the contaminated water over several days
Coast Guard Releases Rehabilitated Seal Pup Into Puget SoundA Coast Guard boat crew has released a harbor seal pup into Puget Sound after four months of rehabilitation.
Coast Guard Rescues 3 People Caught In CurrentsCoast Guard crews and local responders rescued two surfers and a helper after they got into trouble near the Grays Harbor South Jetty.
Coast Guard Icebreaker Back After Pioneering North Pole TripA U.S. polar icebreaker has returned to Seattle after cutting its way to the North Pole in support of a mission to study the health of the Arctic Ocean.
Coast Guard Suspends Search For Owner Of Boat Found AdriftThe Coast Guard has suspended the search for a 54-year-old man whose empty boat was found adrift near Bainbridge Island.
Coast Guard Rescues 4 From Grounded Washington BoatThe Coast Guard says one of its helicopters has rescued four people
Coast Guard: Man Who Jumped Off Ferry Fined $5,000The Coast Guard has issued a $5,000 fine to a man who intentionally jumped overboard from a Washington state ferry before the vessel left the Bremerton, Washington, ferry terminal.
Rescued Sea Turtle Sent Back To CaliforniaAt least five other turtle caught in cold currents this winter were stranded and died on the coast of Washington and Oregon
With Sea Ice Melting, Coast Guard Proposing New Shipping Lanes To The ArcticAs global warming causes Arctic ice to melt, the Coast Guard is working on creating new shipping lanes so vessels can safely travel through the now open waters.
Mom Accused Of Throwing 6-Year-Old Son Off BridgeThe woman who said she threw her 6-year-old son off a historic bridge in the coastal Oregon city of Newport has been arrested on murder and manslaughter charges.
Oregon Beachgoers Form Human Chain To Rescue SwimmerRescuers 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.