Coast Guard Medevacs Teen to OHSU

PORTLAND, Ore. —  A 15-year-old is at OHSU after suffering a head injury in Powers Friday. A Coast Guard helicopter crew medevaced the teen Friday night from Coquille to Portland. Watchstanders at the air station in North Bend got the medevac request at 5:00 p.m. Friday. The teen reportedly sustained a head injury while operating … Continue reading »

Second American with Ebola Arrives in US

(CNN) — The second American aid worker infected with Ebola in Liberia was back in the United State for treatment, Tuesday. A specially-equipped Medevac plane carrying Nancy Writebol landed at Dobbins Air Reserve Base in Georgia, after first stopping in Maine to refuel. Writebol will be driven to Emory University Hospital in Atlanta for treatment. … Continue reading »