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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
  • 4 weeks, 1 day 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
  • 1 month 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
  • 1 month 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
  • 1 month 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
  • 1 month 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
  • 1 month, 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
  • 1 month, 2 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
  • 1 month, 2 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
  • 1 month, 2 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
  • 1 month, 2 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
  • 1 month, 3 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
  • 1 month, 3 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
  • 1 month, 3 weeks 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
  • 1 month, 3 weeks 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
  • 1 month, 4 weeks 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
  • 2 months 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
  • 2 months ago
Green

Study: Virus killed millions of sea stars on West Coast

Study: Virus killed millions of sea stars on West CoastScientists have isolated a virus they are pretty sure is causing the mysterious disease that has killed millions of sea stars.
  • Green
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Local

Traces of Fukushima radiation found off N. California coast

Traces of Fukushima radiation found off N. California coastThe levels are far below those that might pose a risk to human health or marine life, said Ken Buesseler, a WHOI marine chemist who is leading the monitoring effort.
  • Local
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
North Coast

Coast Guard rescues man suffering apparent heart attack

Coast Guard rescues man suffering apparent heart attackA Coast Guard crew rescued a man suffering from an apparent heart attack aboard a vessel west of the Columbia River entrance.
  • North Coast
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
North Coast

Principal: Boy thrown from bridge was happy in school

Principal: Boy thrown from bridge was happy in schoolA 6-year-old boy found dead after his mother told police she threw him from a bridge on the Oregon Coast had been happy in school since starting kindergarten in September, his principal said Wednesday.
  • North Coast
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Vigil planned for boy found dead in Yaquina Bay

Vigil planned for boy found dead in Yaquina BayA vigil was planned for Saturday, for the 6-year-old Waldport boy who was found dead in Yaquina Bay Tuesday morning.
  • Local
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Central Coast

Mom tells 911 'I just threw my son over the Yaquina Bay Bridge'

Mom tells 911 'I just threw my son over the Yaquina Bay Bridge'The woman reportedly told police she heard voices telling her to throw the 6-year-old boy over the side of the Yaquina Bay Bridge in Newport.
  • Central Coast
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
North Coast

Astoria bridge restoration work to take until 2021

Astoria bridge restoration work to take until 2021It's taking a little longer than planned for the first phase of a project to paint and repair the Columbia River bridge at Astoria.
  • North Coast
  • 3 months ago
Grant's Getaways

Grant's Getaways: Fish On!

Grant's Getaways: Fish On!Oregon's fall salmon fishing is big time outdoors recreation as thousands head to bays and rivers to catch big fish. That's where Grant McOmie headed this week.
  • Grant's Getaways
  • 3 months ago
North Coast

Beaverton man arrested for DUII after fatal crash

Beaverton man arrested for DUII after fatal crashA Beaverton man faces DUII and manslaughter charges after a fatal crash on Highway 101 Thursday afternoon.
  • North Coast
  • 3 months ago
North Coast

Cannery worker pleads not guilty to attempted rape

Cannery worker pleads not guilty to attempted rapeA cannery worker in Astoria has pleaded not guilty to a charge of attempted rape.
  • North Coast
  • 3 months, 1 week ago