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Avoid contact with water at D River, Neskowin and Rockaway beaches due to bacteria levels

by News Staff Tuesday, September 10th 2019 SALEM, Ore. – Avoid direct contact with the ocean at D River Beach in Lincoln County and Rockaway and Neskowin beaches in Tillamook County until further notice, the Oregon Health Authority said in a public health advisory issued Tuesday. “People should avoid direct contact with the water in this […]

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Seattle railroad engineer goes missing from Rose Lodge

By Justin Werner Lincoln City Homepage September 6, 2019 Seattle railroad engineer Cameron Shelden went missing Sunday, Sept. 1, after visiting a friend in Rose Lodge, according to his wife. April Shelden said her 37-year-old husband left a residence in Rose Lodge and might be in the woods north of N. Widow Creek Road. Homepage has […]

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Two earthquakes recorded off Oregon Coast

COOS BAY, Ore. – Two earthquakes struck off the Oregon Coast Thursday morning. The first, a 3.8-magnitude earthquake, was recorded at 6:25 a.m., 160.1 miles west of Coos Bay. That earthquake had a depth of 6.2 miles. https://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/us70005cba/executive The second earthquake had a magnitude of 5.9 and shook 183.1 miles west of Coos Bay. It […]

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Fecal bacteria levels prompt public health advisory for Short Sand Beach

by KATU News  Wednesday, September 4th 2019 MANZANITA, Ore. – The Oregon Health Authority issued a health advisory Wednesday after tests discovered higher-than-normal levels of fecal bacteria in the ocean waters at Short Sand Beach at Oswald West State Park. Health officials say the public should avoid directly contacting the water in this area until the […]