Tuesday, September 21, 2021


Depoe Bay Fire Department


Hiker clinging to rock face rescued via drone by Depoe Bay firefighters

Depoe Bay rescuers used a drone with thermal imaging early Tuesday morning to guide a fallen hiker to safety north of Devils Punchbowl State Park in Otter Rock.

Confession: Gleneden Beach Christian Church set on fire

Investigators have determined Gleneden Beach Christian Church was deliberately set on fire Sunday, Sept. 15 as the alleged arsonist turned himself in to authorities.

Dahlman elected to replace Kerr as NLFR chief on interim basis

Emergency Medical Services Division Chief Rob Dahlman was elected interim North Lincoln Fire & Rescue Department fire chief Wednesday following the recent retirement of longtime Chief Doug Kerr.

Local fire districts to reignite discussion of consolidation of services

Exploratory action into the possibility of consolidating services between Lincoln City and Depoe Bay fire and rescue operations will be reignited at 5 p.m. tonight at Station 2200 at 6445 Gleneden Beach Loop.

Two hospitalized following morning crash on Highway 101 in Lincoln Beach

Two people were hospitalized Thursday morning following a traffic rollover near the 3400 block of North Highway 101 in Lincoln Beach.

911 caller relives his response to deceased surfer’s struggles

The witness who called 911 to alert first responders to a distressed surfer near Devils Punchbowl says he regrets not calling sooner to prevent the death of the young Corvallis doctor.

Distressed surfer declared dead after incident at Devils Punchbowl

A young adult surfer was declared deceased at a Newport hospital Saturday after a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter responded to reports of an unconscious man in the water at Devil's Punchbowl.

Couple perishes despite Coast Guard rescue efforts near Depoe Bay

A U.S. Coast Guard aircrew recovered the deceased body of a Lake Oswego man and his unresponsive female companion from the waters outside Rocky Creek State Park near Depoe Bay late Sunday afternoon.

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