Shark bites surfer’s board near Cape Kiwanda, Oregon Parks & Rec says

by KATU Staff Wednesday, March 6th 2019 PACIFIC CITY, Ore. – A surfer says a shark bit his board off the Oregon coast on Tuesday, and Oregon State Parks and Recreation is warning other beachgoers about the incident. The shark encounter happened near Cape Kiwanda. The surfer, Nate Holstedt, said he saw a shark while […]


Oregon coast braces for winter storm, warnings issued

Weather Watches Warnings Advisories for Seaside, OR USA   Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for North Oregon Coast (ORZ001) Oregon Issued by the National Weather Service  Hydrologic Outlook – North Oregon Coast (Oregon) Updated: Sat 15-Dec-18 03:02pm PST Effective: Mon 17-Dec-18 12:00pm PST Expires: Sun 16-Dec-18 04:30pm PST Severity: Unknown Urgency: Future Certainty: Possible Status: […]


Surfer dies from brain-eating amoeba

A 29-year-old man has died of a “brain-eating amoeba” after he visited the wave pool of a resort in central Texas. Fabrizio Stabile, a keen surfer, began experiencing a severe headache on Sunday 16 September. The following day his mother realised that he could not get out of bed or speak coherently, according to a GoFundMe page set up by his family […]