The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission and Keepers of the North Head Lighthouse invite the public to attend the 117th anniversary celebration and reopening of North Head Lighthouse at Cape Disappointment State Park in Ilwaco.

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Expect construction work in several locations at the same time as the city launches the next phase of a massive, multi-year project to control sewers overflowing into the Columbia and Youngs Bay this coming Monday June 1.  The 16th street project will involve construction teams from Emery & Sons working in the following areas of town:

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Charter Communications is buying Time Warner Cable for $55.33 billion, creating another U.S. TV and Internet giant.  The deal comes a month after Comcast, the country's largest cable provider and owner of NBCUniversal, walked away from a $45.2 billion bid for Time Warner Cable, the No. 2 cable company, after intense pressure from regulators. Time Warner Cable had chosen the Comcast deal and rejected a $38 billion hostile offer from Charter in early 2014.

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Coast Guard incident management crews are monitoring a sunken fishing vessel for pollution and hazard to navigation concerns in the Ilwaco Channel near Ilwaco, Wash., Saturday.

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Oregon's U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley announced today that the Senate Appropriations Committee passed a bill including $50 million for small, remote ports and $135 million for deep draft ports. Senator Merkley says he fought to include the critical funding in the Energy and Water Appropriations bill after it was slashed from the President's budget.

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Clatsop Community College has joined an innovative initiative to strengthen nursing education throughout Oregon. The Oregon Consortium for Nursing Education (OCNE) is a partnership of community colleges and the Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) School of Nursing. Key goals of OCNE include increasing access to baccalaureate education in nursing and promoting broad faculty collaboration to enhance training.

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MEMORIAL DAY SCHEDULE
MONDAY MAY 25, 2015

ALL BUS ROUTES AVAILABLE
ALL BUSES RUNNING ON SCHEDULE

ASTORIA TRANSIT CENTER OPEN
SEASIDE TRANSIT KIOSK CLOSED

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In what may be the first of many drought-related activities this year, the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife rescheduled the planned release of trophy trout in five North Coast lakes.

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On Wednesday, May 20, 2015, Clatsop County Sheriff's Deputies arrested a 26-year-old Warrenton man for crimes involving the exploitation of a 16-year-old female. Following a 6-week investigation, KYLE MEYER BLOOM was taken into custody without incident.

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Oregon's unemployment rate declined to 5.2 percent in April from 5.4 percent in March, reaching Oregon's lowest rate since July 2007 when the rate was also 5.2 percent. The rate is now back to where it was during 2006 through early 2008 when Oregon's rate held steady between 5.0 and 5.5 percent.

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Life Flight Network (LFN), the largest not-for-profit air medical transport service in the United States, announced it has opened its newest base at the Warrenton-Astoria Regional Airport in Warrenton, Oregon. The base will provide 24/7 emergency medical air transport to residents and visitors
of the Oregon and Washington Coast.

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