Out of the fog: Rescuers, survivors reunite for 35th anniversary of Prinsendam rescue

    Written by Petty Officer 3rd Class Katelyn Shearer. Thirty-five years ago this week, disaster struck. The passengers and crew of the luxury cruise liner Prinsendam were on their third day of a month-long cruise from Vancouver, British Columbia […]


A Coast Guard boatcrew from Station Bellingham, Wash., rescues two men after their canoe capsized in Portage Channel near Lummi Island, Washington, Saturday morning. A CBP aircrew in the area responded to a Coast Guard urgent marine information broadcast, located the two men and was able to direct a Coast Guard boatcrew from Station Bellingham, Washington, to their location. U.S. Coast Guard video courtesy of U.S. Customs and Border Protection.

Pacific Northwest takes 3rd in Coast Guard Top 10 Videos of 2014

Coast Guard headquarters tallied up your votes for the Coast Guard’s 2014 Video of the Year and the results are in! Pacific Northwest’s Bellingham rescue took third and gives you a front row seat as a Coast Guard crew from Station Bellingham, Washington, rescue two young men after their canoe overturned.