Columbia River

Man Stranded For Hours On Columbia River, After Jetski Runs Out of Gas
Man Stranded For Hours On Columbia River, After Jetski Runs Out of Gas
(Kennewick, WA) -- A man stranded on a jet ski for three hours along the Columbia River was rescued by crews from the Pasco Fire Department Sunday. Captain Ron Fryer says this happened when the victim ran out of gas and began drifting. A Pasco Fire boat was able to the reach the victim at 8:43pm and get them to shore for a medical evaluation...
Low Water Warning in Oregon
Oregon Boating Officials are warning residents to beware of hazards in local waterways over the Labor Day holiday weekend. The Oregon State Marine Board says lower water levels have exposed shoals, gravel bars and stumps that could damage the bottoms of boats and cause serious accidents ...