Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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A few careless recreationists courted disaster on the Tillamook State Forest during the Labor Day holiday. Follow-up fire patrols found 20 campfires abandoned and left burning over the three-day weekend. Two of the campfires spread into small wildfires but were stopped by Oregon Department of Forestry personnel, said ODF's Randy...

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Secretary of State Kate Brown may have her work cut out for her retaining her position as a Central Oregon Doctor with a background in political activism runs an aggressive campaign with the polling numbers showing him a strong contender for the state's second highest executive post.

In a live interview on KAST 1370 Thursday...

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In a live interview Thursday morning Astoria School District Superintendent Craig Hoppes said not all the players involved in a overnight stay at Warren Field on August 27 took part in the drugs and alcohol party that happened but still broke the rules by not reporting the actions of the other players to a team coach.

Hoppes says that...

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Because of alcohol and marijuana use during a team sleepover on Aug. 27 at Warren Field, up to 28 members of the Astoria High School football team will receive disciplinary action to include forfeiture of the next three varsity football games, community service, mandatory drug and alcohol education, and forfeiture of the opportunity to win the...

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The Coast Guard rescued two boaters, Wednesday, from their overturned 24-foot recreational vessel near Ledbetter Point at the entrance to Willapa Bay, Wash.

Coast Guard Sector Columbia River, based in Astoria, Ore., received a report on Tuesday evening from a family member stating the boaters were overdue and typically return around 9 p.m. The...

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Clatsop Economic Development Resources has organized a one day summit on how to use social media and email services to small business benefit.  The economic development agency has invited three speakers to address how any business can benefit from learning how to integrate social media, email blasts, and how to better understand the tools...

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A new report says Oregon ranks fourth in the nation for illegal drug use by people 12 and older.


The findings are based on a national survey that asked about drug use in the past 30 days. They were included in a report released Wednesday by the state Department of Justice through a federal program that combats illegal drugs in areas with heavy...

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Deer have always been a part of the urban landscape in Astoria.  They walk through neighborhoods browsing on rose bushes and shrubbery on their way to watering holes along the river and the bay. Often the animals cross busy roadways bringing them into conflict with traffic at all hours of the day and night. Soon though those who decide to...

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A Clatsop County Drug Task Force investigation over the course of approximately 6 months has resulted in the execution of multiple search warrants and arrests in Clatsop County Sunday morning September 2nd 2012. "Operation Pandora's Box" resulted in 20 arrests as well as the seizure of Methamphetamine, Heroin and over $2,500.00 in cash. 

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Some advice from Chief Robert Gross at Seaside Police:

With school back in session, the Seaside Police Department wishes to remind everyone to do their part to ensure a safe school year. Things parents should go over with their children include:
• Knowing their home phone number and address
• Know how to use the phone to call for help in...

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An argument between fishermen and loggers at an Astoria tavern turned into a street brawl. Police went to Annie's Uppertown Tavern Saturday night on a report of at least 20 people fighting in the street. The dispute began with a bachelor party in the bar for a group of loggers. They argued with fishermen about which occupation was better and which...

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September is National Preparedness Month. Pacific County residents, you can learn how to take care of yourself and your family in a tsunami or other emergency by joining presenters from Pacific County Emergency Management at the Pacific County Timberland libraries this month.
 
Learn how to make a family emergency plan and a survival kit for...

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