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The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) has lifted a public health advisory for contact with marine water at Cannon Beach. OHA issued the advisory on Tuesday, June 18, after water samples showed hig…

A health advisory was issued on Tuesday, June 18, in Cannon Beach after fecal bacteria was found. The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) issued a public health advisory for higher-than-normal level…

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As the summer heats up and boaters take to the water, the Coast Guard is responding to an increased number of preventable incidents and Good Samaritans are lending a hand.

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The Oregon Shores Conservation Coalition has announced that the new volunteer coordinator for the group’s CoastWatch Program is Jessica (Jesse) Jones.  She replaces long-time coordinator Fawn …

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At a House Congressional Briefing on Capitol Hill, the News Media Alliance debuted a new video, Legislation to Protect Local News, on efforts to protect the future of news publishers and high-…

Two leading marine ecologists say now is the time for scientists to escalate the creation of “scalable solutions” to the ocean’s problems rather than just “documenting the tragedies underway.”

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Single-use plastic bags for groceries, restaurant takeout and other retail items will be a thing of the past, under a bill approved by the Oregon Senate today.

Six people were injured after a pickup truck tumbled down an embankment on Forest Road. Authorities released the names of four people who were involved, identifying another two only as juveniles.

Oregon has the West Coast’s highest rate of vehicle-wildlife collisions, but road trips could soon be safer for both people and animals, thanks to new legislation signed by Gov. Kate Brown.

Many Lincoln City citizens may have noticed the clouds of smoke blanketing the sky east of town yesterday on the way home from work. The Oregon Department of Forestry discovered that smoke was…

A state trooper happened to be nearby when a pair of kayakers overturned on the Wilson River this past Thursday, May 30. The emergency was reported to 911 and the Oregon State Police trooper w…

The Office of State Fire Marshal (OSFM), Oregon Fire Service, natural resource agencies, Oregon licensed fireworks wholesalers and safety experts encourage Oregonians to “Keep it Legal and Kee…

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The 'Blue Tide' is upon us, as beaches all along the Oregon Coast are strewn with an aquamarine layer of jelly-like organisms especially apparent at low tide. These are the innumerable bodies …

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Coast Guard crews medically evacuated a 55-year-old man reportedly suffering from a heart attack while captaining a commercial fishing vessel 20 miles west of Tillamook Bay on Thursday.