It's an old fashioned community barbecue Saturday for local republican conservatives who will gather at the Lighthouse Christian Church in Warrenton to eat ribs, raffle off guns and, listen to gubernatorial hopefuls.
With the next big earthquake on the minds of those in the Pacific Northwest, the American Red Cross and NW Natural have teamed up for the fourth year in a row to host a series of Get Ready events throughout Oregon and Southwest Washington.
Saturday, September 19 ,11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Lum's Auto Center will host the North Coast event. The dealership is located at 1605 SE Ensign Lane in Warrenton.
The Astoria city council Tuesday night rejected a proposal from Clatsop Community College to rezone property at 16th and Franklin where the Performing Arts Center (PAC) and the adjacent Josie Pepper House are currently sited in a zone for residential use with some institutional uses such as the Masonic Temple and the Clatsop Care Center Facility. The College plans to sell the Josie Peper House to a private individual who would like to use the property as a vacation rental
On September 9, 2015 the Astoria Police Department will have extra officers on duty participating in a pedestrian safety enforcement program in conjunction with Oregon Impact.
Clatsop County has lifted its burn ban, paving way for Civil War re-enactors to proceed with fiery battles and campfires during performances Labor Day weekend.
The Clatsop County Board of Commissioners has hired former Cannon Beach City Manager Rich Mays to serve as interim county manager.
At a special meeting Wednesday the board voted unanimously to select Mays. He is expected to join the county Sept. 15.
On Tuesday Astoria Police Department assisted the Oregon Department of Justice Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force in the execution of search warrants related to a child pornography investigation, at 101 Madison Ave. Astoria. During a search of the residence, investigators also located firearms and ballistic body armor, that the subject of the investigation was prohibited from possessing. Astoria Police investigators, obtained an additional search warrant to seize other items including the firearms and body armor. 76 year old William James Dixon Jr. of Astoria was arrested for 6 Counts of Encouraging Child Sexual Abuse I, 6 Counts of Encouraging Child Sexual Abuse II, Felon in Possession of a Firearm, and Felon in Possession of Body Armor.
The Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission will consider the 2016 sport fishing regulations and revisions to the Oregon Conservation and Nearshore strategies when it meets in Seaside on Sept. 3 and 4.
The Coast Guard Cutter Alert returned Monday following a three month that stretched from the waters of Mexico to Canada.
During their deployment the cutter’s crew conducted counter narcotic and living marine resources patrols offshore of Southern California. Following these patrols, the crew participated in an international engagement event in Ensenada, Mexico, with the Mexican Armada, which included joint damage control training, law enforcement demonstration, and an evening dinner onboard Alert.
Astoria Police are looking for Theron "Joey" Manley who is a missing juvenile. He was dropped off by his mother at the KFC in Astoria on Wednesday, August 26, 2015. His phone has been turned off, and his last known possible locations included Astoria and the Knappa area. Please contact Astoria Police Detective Nicole Riley at (503)298-2533 or dispatch at (503)325-4411 with information on Theron's whereabouts.
The Youngs River and its tributaries will close to retention of non-adipose fin-clipped fall Chinook effective Tuesday, Sept. 1. Biologists at the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife announced the closure in order to protect broodstock fish destined for the basin’s hatcheries.