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.
The Ochenkoski brothers didn't think they'd be "lost at sea" while visiting Lincoln City, but that's what almost happened Saturday night when the pair was boogie boarding at Nelscott Beach.
A vehicle driven into the Salmon River Jan. 22 -- the subject of a dramatic rescue -- was removed a month later, Feb. 22, by a coordinated effort of multiple first responders.
A 15-year-old boy was rescued by his mother and a Surftides employee shortly after noon Saturday, after the teen was separated from his boogie board in the surf near the hotel.
Lincoln City resident John Duncan rescued himself this afternoon after his kayak flipped over "bow to stern," tossing him into the Pacific without a life jacket.
A man abandoned a beached truck borrowed from his boss and fled the scene to elude police late Saturday night near the 15th Street access after he crashed into some rocks, got high-centered and swamped the vehicle.
The U.S. Coast Guard continues the investigation of the fishing vessel Mary B II, which capsized off Newport Jan. 9 and resulted in the loss of the vessel and its three crew members.
Am emergency distress call is likely to credit for saving the lives of two recreational boaters this morning near Netarts Bay, five miles southwest of Tillamook.
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Traditional Halloween trick-or-treating is up in the air due to COVID-19 this year, but Kiwanis of Lincoln City, Lincoln City Outlets and Explore Lincoln City are making drive-thru-candy-grabbing a thing.