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‘Life-threatening surf conditions’ and ‘damaging winds’ in forecast for Oregon Coast

by News Staff KVAL Eugene Oregon Thursday, December 19th 2019 FLORENCE, Ore. – Wind gusts up to 70 mph on beaches and headlands – coupled with hazardous conditions in the surf zone – are in the forecast along the Oregon Coast as stormy weather hits the Pacific Northwest. “Beaches and coastlines will become hazardous due to […]

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Oregon delays start of commercial Dungeness crab along the entire coast

by News Staff KCBY Coos Bay Oregon Thursday, November 14th 2019 NEWPORT, Ore. – The state of Oregon will delay the opening of the commercial Dungeness crab season along the entire Oregon Coast after tests found the crabs have not yet developed enough meat. Dungeness crab is Oregon’s most valuable commercial fishery. The 2018-2019 season was delayed but […]

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Avoid contact with water at D River, Neskowin and Rockaway beaches due to bacteria levels

by News Staff Tuesday, September 10th 2019 SALEM, Ore. – Avoid direct contact with the ocean at D River Beach in Lincoln County and Rockaway and Neskowin beaches in Tillamook County until further notice, the Oregon Health Authority said in a public health advisory issued Tuesday. “People should avoid direct contact with the water in this […]

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Seattle railroad engineer goes missing from Rose Lodge

By Justin Werner Lincoln City Homepage September 6, 2019 Seattle railroad engineer Cameron Shelden went missing Sunday, Sept. 1, after visiting a friend in Rose Lodge, according to his wife. April Shelden said her 37-year-old husband left a residence in Rose Lodge and might be in the woods north of N. Widow Creek Road. Homepage has […]

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Two earthquakes recorded off Oregon Coast

COOS BAY, Ore. – Two earthquakes struck off the Oregon Coast Thursday morning. The first, a 3.8-magnitude earthquake, was recorded at 6:25 a.m., 160.1 miles west of Coos Bay. That earthquake had a depth of 6.2 miles. https://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/us70005cba/executive The second earthquake had a magnitude of 5.9 and shook 183.1 miles west of Coos Bay. It […]