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Facebook abandons drilling gear off Oregon Coast

ANDREW SELSKY | Associated Press Published 3:46 PM EDT Aug 20, 2020 TIERRA DEL MAR, Ore. (AP) — Facebook’s effort to build a landing site in a village on the Oregon coast for a fiber optic cable linking Asia and North America has run into serious trouble. First, a drill pipe snapped under the seabed. […]

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Weather Alerts for Tillamook and North Coast

Red Flag Warning from SAT 11:00 AM PDT until SAT 11:00 PM PDT Action Recommended Make preparations per the instructions Issued By Portland – OR, US, National Weather Service Affected Area North Oregon Coast Description” …RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 11 PM PDT SATURDAY FOR DRY AND UNSTABLE CONDITIONS FOR […]

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2,500 Cash Reward offered in U.S. Marshals search for wanted Oregon man

by KATU Staff Tuesday, July 23rd 2019  PORTLAND, Ore. – A 34-year-old Oregon man is wanted for violating his probation, and the U.S. Marshals Service of Oregon is asking for the public’s help in finding him. According to Crime Stoppers of Oregon, Eric Floyd Oelkers has a federal probation violation warrant tied to a previous conviction […]

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Wreckage of fishing vessel washes up in flames on Oregon Coast

by News Staff KCBY Coos Bay – Friday, May 3rd 2019 BANDON, Ore. – A burning fishing boat abandoned by its crewwashed up on the Oregon Coast still on fire Thursday in a remote area designated for the recovery of a threatened bird species, state officials say. The wreckage of the Ann Kathleen is no longer actively burning […]

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Coast Guard confirms three deaths near Yaquina Bay

by KATU.com Staff Wednesday, January 9th 2019 U.S. Coast Guard Air Facility Newport and Station Yaquina Bay boat crews responded to 3 fishermen in the water after commercial fishing vessel Mary B II capsizes while crossing Yaquina Bay Bar on Jan. 8, 2018. Crews were battling 12 to 14-foot seas. Photo courtesy U.S. Coast Guard […]