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January 26, 2014 at 8:52 AM

Report: Fatigue, fog factored in fatal boat crash

LA PUSH (AP) — A new report from Canadian officials says fog, fatigue and an “unfamiliarity with safety issues” factored into a pre-dawn collision between two fishing vessels that left a Port Angeles man dead. The Peninsula Daily News reports that the Transportation Safety Board of Canada released its findings last week into the September 2012…


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December 18, 2012 at 11:04 PM

Large dock washes up on Olympic National Park shore

  A dock washes up near La Push at Olympic National Park. (Photo / U.S. Coast Guard) A large dock someone spotted floating along the Western Washington coast last week was found today near La Push on the Olympic National Park coastline. The Coast Guard could not confirm from its helicopter search whether the dock is another piece…


Comments | More in Environment, General news | Topics: La Push, Olympic National Park, tsunami debris

September 28, 2012 at 1:06 PM

Man lost after fishing boats collide off La Push

The Associated Press LA PUSH, Wash. — The Coast Guard is searching for a crewman missing from a commercial fishing boat that sank Friday morning after colliding with another fishing boat 30 miles off La Push on the northern coast of Washington. Petty Officer Nathan Bradshaw in Seattle says four men were aboard the 40-foot vessel that…


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