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Video: Deadly Holes Hiding in Oregon Coast Surf
Summer brings all kinds of wonders to the Oregon coast, but it also brings a deadly secret hiding in the waves. Science

Video: Five Things You Need to Know About Oregon Coast Labor Day Weeken
a few tips and warnings about what to do and not do

Hidden Summer Danger of Oregon Coast No One Talks About
Some parts of the tideline could drop suddenly a few feet to as much as ten feet, and you run the risk of drowning. Safety

Oregon Coast Labor Weekend Advice: Lodging, Traffic, Gas
Some tips and warnings for the holiday weekend. Summer, travel tips

Surprising Worries of Oregon Coast Eclipse Traffic; Many Preparations
ODOT is hoping for the best but preparing for the worst. Weather, travel, safety

Oregon Coast Beach Fires Banned, Other Eclipse Closures, Traffic Restrictions
A variety of traffic restrictions as well as a rare ban on beach fires. Weather, travel, safety

Oregon and Oregon Coast Eclipse - News, Updates, Travel Warnings, Find Lodgin...
Latest on the eclipse in Oregon: traffic, warnings, finding a place to stay, restrictions, science, weather

Eclipse Travel Warnings for Oregon Coast, Inland, Washington: Gonna Get Ugly
ODOT has plenty of warnings and advice for those heading down for the solar eclipse

Oregon Coast Eclipse Warnings: Road, Forest Closures; No Beach Camping
Forest fires, camping in the wrong spots and limited access to some forested areas

Oregon Coast Under Heat Advisory; Inland Excessive Heat Watch
Even the upper half of the coast is under the heat advisory, as temps could be close to 90. Watch the waves as well

State Seeks Input on Which Oregon Coast Beaches to Monitor
What Oregon coast beaches do you think need to be monitored for health hazards

Oregon Coast Under High Wind Warning, Flood Watch
Large swells along the ocean will translate to big waves battering the shores

Oregon Coast Storm Causes Damage, Injuries with 'Rare'
Force Some of the largest wave action along the Oregon coast in years took its toll over the weekend





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Watching Storms Safely on the Oregon Coast Officials get fairly worried when this part of the year comes along, as beach safety is a concern year-round. but even more so when those attractive, monster waves start rolling in and crowds start arriving to watch

Tips for Spotting A Sneaker Wave - in Oregon or Any Other Beach It doesn't take big storms to create wonton ocean surges. Sneaker waves can happen even in somewhat calm conditions

Can You Swim in the Pacific Ocean on the Oregon Coast? While there is no real official stand on this by Oregon tourism or state authorities, the general answer is: yes, sort of - but that doesn't mean you should.

Can I Drive on Oregon Coast Beaches? Rules, Regulations for Cars, Vehicles

Pet Safety Tips for Your Dog on the Oregon Coast
Beach safety is something you have to keep in mind not only for yourself but for your pet as well Places not to go with your dog on the coast, and beaches where they will have fun plenty of fun

Surprising Unknown Rules of the Oregon Coast There's a lot coastal tourism entities haven't told you: beach fires, camping, dogs, running out of gas

Oregon Coast Safety Reminders for Holiday: No Fireworks, Camping on Beaches It turns shooting off fireworks on all Oregon beaches is against the law, and camping on the beaches is prohibited on most of the coast

Oregon Coast Beach Safety from Oregon State Parks and Recreation

Live Earthquake, Tsunami Updates from Oregon Coast, Washington. B.C., California, Alaska

Oregon Coast Weather - latest warnings, advisories

Latest in Oregon Coast Tsunami Debris News - How to Report Tsunami Debris


Coast Guard ends Columbia River safety zone
9 Sep 2017 at 6:00pm
The safety zone was put into place in response to impacts of the Eagle Creek Fire in Central Oregon. The Coast Guard Captain of the Port for the Columbia River had established the safety zone to best support incident response operations and to ensure the ...

Banks-to-Tillamook tourist route slowly progresses
22 Sep 2017 at 8:17am
The proposed byway could join the ranks of the Pacific Coast Scenic Byway ... those who've shared concerns about the condition and safety of Highway 6 at previous open houses about the byway. The Oregon Department of Transportation designated Highway ...

Small plane hits, kills 2 elk while attempting to land on Oregon coast airstrip
17 Sep 2017 at 11:19pm
A small plane hit and killed two elk while attempting to land on an airstrip on the Oregon coast Saturday. Oregon State Police said ... the Manzanita Department of Public Safety, and employees of Nehalem Bay State Park. Fish and Wildlife troopers were ...

20 Sep 2017 at 12:47am
This initiative addresses a vital public safety and public health issue ... This cornerstone of visual arts is the only art museum on the Oregon coast and a destination for visitors from near and far. Event tickets are $60 or $55 for members of the ...

Oregon?s organic industry honors its own at awards luncheon
20 Sep 2017 at 9:52am
Oregon and the West Coast are organic production hot spots ... He?s also a retired senior research scientist and GMO bio-safety team leader with the federal Environmental Protection Agency, and prepared the EPA?s first bio-safety plan for evaluating ...

State's biggest youth prison gets $52 million upgrade, including new 'cottages'
22 Sep 2017 at 6:13am
The drop means less demand for beds in the juvenile centers, prompting Oregon this year to shutter Hillcrest in Salem, its second largest youth center. A second center, North Coast in Warrenton ... of the Partnership for Safety and Justice, a Portland ...

Oregon Ducks take their high-powered offense on the road to face Wyoming Cowb...
10 Sep 2017 at 5:00pm
Oregon rode the wave of the ?Gulf Coast? offense to 119 points through six quarters ... to playing a Pac-12 opponent in Laramie and getting that ?W,?? Wyoming safety Andrew Wingard said. ?It?s going to be a really exciting week and really ...

Oregon football: Ducks head to Wyoming next
10 Sep 2017 at 10:39am
Oregon rode the wave of the ?Gulf Coast? offense to 119 points through six quarters ... to playing a Pac-12 opponent in Laramie and getting that ?W,?? Wyoming safety Andrew Wingard said. ?It?s going to be a really exciting week and really ...








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