Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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A section of the large dock from Japan that washed up on the Oregon coast now will become part of an exhibit and memorial in Newport. Located just a couple miles from the original location where it washed ashore.  Another section to be on display at Oregon state universitys Hatfield Marine Science Center by early next year....

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Oregon's beach cleanup organization SOLV is working to coordinate a specialized tsunami debris cleanup network along the coast. Nina Diconcini a SOLV board member explains:


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Sabrina Rainey, age 34, charged with 15 driving offenses last year when she was driving a Warrenton Hammond school district short bus.  The bus was turning onto HWY 101  when a pickup truck hitting the bus...the driver of that pickup suffereing serious injuries  The accident sent Rainey and 6 students to the...

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U.S. Senators Jeff Merkley, Ron Wyden and Mark Begich (D-AK)  introduced an amendment to employ veterans as coordinators of community clean ups of marine debris from the Japanese tsunami of last year. They offered the amendment to the Veterans Job Corps Act of 2012, which is being considered in the Senate this week.

 The Veterans Job...

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Updated:  On Wednesday at 8:43 P.M. Emergency units were dispatched to the intersection of 33rd and Leif Erikson Dr. for a report of a vehicle versus pedestrian crash. 

A white 1999 Buick Century operated by 44 year old Robert Brown of Astoria, struck the victim, 58 year old Craig Myers of Astoria, in the westbound portion of the...

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With hunting season kicking into gear, the Oregon State Police Fish & Wildlife Division and the Department of Fish & Wildlife (ODFW) provide the following reminders and tips to keep your outdoor adventures memorable and trouble free:

  • Oregon Disabilities Hunting Permit Information - Bag limits have changed in many of the Wildlife Management
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The board approved a set of design guidelines for the county’s North Coast Business Park in Warrenton. The guidelines, developed from covenants, conditions and restrictions adopted by the board last December, cover the 190 acres of the park designated for industrial and office use and are aimed at maintaining visual identity and continuity...

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High prices & good production boost producers’ pocketbook, but expenses also high

Oregon farmers and ranchers enjoyed one of the best bottom lines in recent times last year thanks to a combination of strong agricultural production and good prices for many of the state’s crops and livestock. Despite concerns over historically high...

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On the Long Beach Penninsula crews in the process of breaching a dike for the first time for 60 years.

This part of a Comprehensive Conservation Plan for the  Willapa National Wildlife Refuge which began in 2008.  Tides eventually will fill into the 621 acres in the southern area of the Willapa Bay.

Other federal wildlife refuges in SW...

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In a press release Monday Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) acknowledged and thanked the Japanese government ffor their contribution of five million dollars to the west coast states of the US.  The money contributed to cleanup efforts to protect the west coast from debris resulting from the Japanese tsunami of 2011.

Wyden issued the following...

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Ohana Media Group stations are proud to partner with area high school athletic departments hosting radio programming each week featuring coaches and athletes alike.  Tune in each Thursday for on air local sports shows for Astoria, Warrenton and Seaside.  Miss the show?  Catch them podcasted online.



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Astoria Marine cleanup plans move forward under state leadership as EPA hands site management to Oregon DEQ.

The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality will oversee the investigation and cleanup of contaminated soil, groundwater and sediments at Astoria Marine Construction Company in Astoria, Oregon, according to an agreement signed by the...

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