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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 […]

Cannon Beach Oregon

Cannon Beach Health advisory issued for higher-than-normal fecal bacteria levels

by KATU News Tuesday, June 18th 2019 CANNON BEACH, Ore. – The Oregon Health Authority issued a public health advisory Tuesday after discovering higher-than-normal levels of fecal bacteria in the ocean waters at Cannon Beach. Health officials say the bacteria can cause diarrhea, stomach cramps, skin rashes, upper respiratory infections and other illnesses. Anyone visiting […]