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Oregon woman ‘crushed’ by log after sneaker wave hits beach recovering in the hospital

by KATU Staff Monday, March 25th 2019 MANZANITA, Ore. — A woman is in the hospital with more than a dozen broken ribs and a broken tailbone after fire officials say she was crushed by a log that was carried by a sneaker wave along the Oregon coast.  A family friend tells KATU News that Heathyr Croasmun, 44, […]

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Shark bites surfer’s board near Cape Kiwanda, Oregon Parks & Rec says

by KATU Staff Wednesday, March 6th 2019 PACIFIC CITY, Ore. – A surfer says a shark bit his board off the Oregon coast on Tuesday, and Oregon State Parks and Recreation is warning other beachgoers about the incident. The shark encounter happened near Cape Kiwanda. The surfer, Nate Holstedt, said he saw a shark while […]

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Strange-looking Alien like fish washed up on a California beach. Scientists say it’s a first!

By Christina Zdanowicz, CNN Updated 2346 GMT (0746 HKT) February 28, 2019 This hoodwinker sunfish washed up on a California beach, far from where it’s usually seen. (CNN)This is the extraordinary tale of how a massive, strange-looking fish wound up on a beach on the other side of the world from where it lives. The seven-foot […]

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HIGHWAY 101 STILL CONTINUES TO SINK AT SLIDE NORTH OF BROOKINGS

BROOKINGS, Ore. — UPDATE: The Hooskanadan Slide on Highway 101 north of Brookings continued to move on Tuesday, according to ODOT. The agency said that the roadway was still buckling, moving about 10 feet “both horizontally and vertically.” “The goal, once it slows down, is to gravel a portion of the highway and get it open […]

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Danger: Live military ammo washing up on Washington Coast

by KOMO Staff – Monday, February 25th 2019 GRAYS HARBOR COUNTY, Wash. – Sheriff’s officials in Grays Harbor County are warning residents about multiple reports of live 20-mm high-explosive military anti-aircraft rounds washing up on the beach there. “These rounds should be considered dangerous” and “can explode upon impact,” the sheriff’s office said in its […]

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Oregon mountain passes to get 24 to 36 inches of snow this weekend

Zach Urness – Salem Statesman Journal Published 8:31 PM EST Feb 21, 2019   Another system of heavy snow is expected to hammer Oregon’s mountain passes this weekend. A winter storm watch is calling for 2 to 3 feet of snow on mountain passes centered around Santiam and Willamette passes. No snow is expected on the […]