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Storm systems bringing heavy rain, winds to region

Storm systems bringing heavy rain, winds to regionForecasters expect periods of heavy rain and gusty winds in Northwest Oregon and Southwest Washington beginning Wednesday night through Monday.
  • Weather
  • 4 weeks ago
North Coast

Thousands of sea lions keep Astoria residents off docks

Thousands of sea lions keep Astoria residents off docksThe Port of Astoria and some neighbors are up in arms over another invasion of sea lions on the docks of the East Basin Mooring.
  • North Coast
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Grant's Getaways

Grant's Getaways: All Things Shiny

Grant's Getaways: All Things ShinyOregon's winter months offer a roller coast ride of sorts in the great Oregon outdoors; when wind and rain are often followed by stunning sunny days.
  • Grant's Getaways
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Central Coast

Newly painted Ore. lighthouse almost ready for tours

Newly painted Ore. lighthouse almost ready for toursThe newly repainted Yaquina Lighthouse on the Oregon coast is getting ready to make its debut.
  • Central Coast
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Green

Christmas trees help salmon habitat on Ore. coast

Christmas trees help salmon habitat on Ore. coastLocal Fisherman want your Christmas trees.
  • Green
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Central Oregon

Migrating gray whales spotted off Oregon coast

Migrating gray whales spotted off Oregon coastVolunteers reported seeing the spouts from 1,900 gray whales last week as they passed the Oregon coast on their annual migration from Alaskan waters to the warmer waters off Mexico.
  • Central Oregon
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Central Coast

Sea turtle found on Wash. coast improving at Ore. aquarium

Sea turtle found on Wash. coast improving at Ore. aquariumAuthorities say a sea turtle found hypothermic and emaciated last month on a southwest Washington beach is improving at a Newport, Oregon, aquarium.
  • Central Coast
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Animals

Tropical sea turtle stranded on NW beach dies

Tropical sea turtle stranded on NW beach diesAn Olive Ridley sea turtle that washed ashore in southwest Washington Monday has died, according to the Seattle Aquarium.
  • Animals
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Crime

Mother, boyfriend plead not guilty in Seaside toddler's death

Mother, boyfriend plead not guilty in Seaside toddler's deathThe mother of 2-year-old Evangelina Wing and a man police said was her boyfriend pleaded not guilty in connection with the toddler's death.
  • Crime
  • 2 months ago
North Coast

Man found dead on beach near Lincoln City

Man found dead on beach near Lincoln CityThe death is not believed to be suspicious.
  • North Coast
  • 2 months ago
Willamette-valley

Coldest temps of season continue; blustery on Mt. Hood

Coldest temps of season continue; blustery on Mt. HoodA wind chill advisory will remain in effect until 6 p.m. Tuesday
  • Willamette-valley
  • 2 months ago
North Coast

Police: Death of Astoria man, 63, is suspicious

Police: Death of Astoria man, 63, is suspiciousAstoria police are investigating the suspicious death of a 63-year-old man.
  • North Coast
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Crime

Suspect in Seaside toddler's murder had history of violence

Suspect in Seaside toddler's murder had history of violenceA man has been arrested for aggravated murder in connection with the death of a 2-year-old Seaside girl, police said.
  • Crime
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Central Coast

Armed driver shot by Reedsport officer dies

Armed driver shot by Reedsport officer diesOregon State Police say a Reedsport police officer shot and killed the armed driver of a station wagon that caught fire on U.S. Highway 101 on the Oregon coast.
  • Central Coast
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Crime

Toddler killed in Seaside; brothers taken from mother

Toddler killed in Seaside; brothers taken from motherA toddler who was found dead Saturday in a Seaside apartment died of blunt force trauma, an autopsy found.
  • Crime
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Central Coast

Heavy rain causes highway problems on Ore. coast

Heavy rain causes highway problems on Ore. coastThe heavy rain continues to cause problems on coastal roads.
  • Central Coast
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
North Coast

Beach safety alert issued for Oregon Coast

Beach safety alert issued for Oregon CoastThe Oregon Parks and Recreation Department issued a beach safety alert for visitors as a strong storm headed for the coast Thursday afternoon.
  • North Coast
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

High Wind Warning for Portland metro area Thursday

High Wind Warning for Portland metro area ThursdayThe National Weather Service issued a High Wing Warning for Thursday in the Willamette Valley and Portland metro area.
  • Local
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Central Coast

Congress vote keeps USCG chopper in Newport for 1 year

Congress vote keeps USCG chopper in Newport for 1 yearCongress has instructed the U.S. Coast Guard to keep its air facility at Newport open through 2015.
  • Central Coast
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
North Coast

Warming West Coast will send fish north, study finds

Warming West Coast will send fish north, study findsWarming seas will likely send West Coast fish species northward by about 20 miles a decade, a new study says.
  • North Coast
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Can imminent 9.0 NW quake be predicted with more instruments?

Can imminent 9.0 NW quake be predicted with more instruments?Northwest scientists have known for decades that the Northwest coast from northern California to north of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, will produce a magnitude nine earthquake that could last for five minutes or more.
  • Local
  • 2 months, 4 weeks ago
North Coast

Crabbers rescued, loaded boat goes down off Wash.

Crabbers rescued, loaded boat goes down off Wash.The boat was carrying 40,000 to 50,000 pounds of Dungeness crab, a USCG official said
  • North Coast
  • 2 months, 4 weeks ago
North Coast

Driver found not guilty in death of soccer ball dribbler on coast

Driver found not guilty in death of soccer ball dribbler on coastA driver who struck and killed a man dribbling a soccer ball along Highway 101 on the Oregon coast was found not guilty of criminally negligent homicide.
  • North Coast
  • 3 months ago
Central Coast

Rescued crabbers say keep Newport helicopter base open

Rescued crabbers say keep Newport helicopter base openFishermen rescued off the Oregon coast by a helicopter dispatched out of a Coast Guard base that's slated to close say the $6 million that would be saved is not worth the lives of fishermen.
  • Central Coast
  • 3 months ago
Local

Coast Guard rescues 5 after boat sinks off Oregon coast

Coast Guard rescues 5 after boat sinks off Oregon coastU.S. Coast Guard crews rescued five people whose fishing boat sank Saturday in the chilly Pacific waters off the Oregon coast.
  • Local
  • 3 months ago
Central Coast

Fishermen's wives sue to keep Newport rescue station open

Fishermen's wives sue to keep Newport rescue station openThe wives of fishermen from Oregon's largest commercial fleet are suing to stop the U.S. Coast Guard from closing its rescue helicopter station in Newport.
  • Central Coast
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Business

Commercial Dungeness crab season opens Dec. 1

Commercial Dungeness crab season opens Dec. 1The commercial Dungeness crabbing season is set to open Dec. 1 from southwest Washington to northern California.
  • Business
  • 3 months, 1 week ago