Coast Guard Log published Saturday, Jan. 2, 2010

January 02, 2010 05:00 am

Wednesday, Dec. 23

A 28-foot recreational vessel was disabled near the Chetco No. 2 buoy. A good Samaritan assisted before a resource was launched. U.S. Coast Guard Station Chetco River stood by and provided communications help.

Monday, Dec. 28

10 a.m.: U.S. Coast Guard Station Chetco River conducted surf training with two 47-foot motor lifeboats at Cone Rock.

Tuesday, Dec. 29

7 a.m.: The fishing vessel  Equinox hailed a 47-foot motor lifeboat from U.S. Coast Guard Station Chetco River that was under way on a first-light bar patrol. The  Equinox had lost its steering between the Chetco River jetties. The motor lifeboat was on scene within a minute and towed the vessel away from danger and moored it at the Port of Brookings-Harbor.