12:08 pm Newport Fire and Rescue personnel are rushing to the scene of a male in a small boat with his dog. They have crashed up against the South Jetty. Fire Fighters will soon be coming on scene.
12:13pm Newport firefighters are on scene.
12:18pm Reports from the scene say that the male and his dog are okay…but his boat’s steering cable has broken. Coast Guard will arrive on scene to throw the man a line and will tow him and his pooch back into Yaquina Bay.