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Two Youths Rescued from Seaside's Surf, N. Oregon Coast; One Dead
Two teenage males were rescued from the surf on the north Oregon coast Thursday. Beach safety

Take a Close Look: What's Wrong with This Oregon Coast Wave?
So what causes this? It's a quirky example of the science of summer

Oregon Coast Citizen Science Day and Talk on Tsunami Debris
The weekend of June 24 and 25 will be a special weekend on the central Oregon coast that's entirely devoted to the Otter Rock Marine Reserve. Depoe Bay events

Heatwave in 90's for Portland, Some for Oregon Coast; Low Tides
All this cools some for the week, but hot, probably record-breaking temps are coming for the region again over the weekend

Oregon Coast Event Examines Debris Boats and Their Invasive Species
On Tuesday, May 17, Hatfield researcher John Chapman gives a talk with background information on this phenomenon. Florence events

Adorable Seal Pups Again on Oregon Coast - But Officials Have Warnings
Trying to help them could actually kill them, warn officials

Storm Waves on Oregon Coast Thursday then Sunny Weekend
Then, given the run of good weather and lower, calmer tides, you'll have perfect conditions to look for the beach treasures

Oregon Coast Beach Cleanup Finds the Odd, Spooky and Amusing
5,000 volunteers pulling some 90,000 pounds of litter and marine debris from Oregon coast beaches

High Winds and Warnings Sunday on Oregon Coast, Seas 30 ft
The NWS is predicting waves as high as 30 feet and gusts up to 70. A surf advisory has been issued

Oregon Coast Storm Warnings Expand: Flood, High Surf, Hurricane Winds Offshore
Higher wind gusts this afternoon, up to 85 mph, while high surf advisories and coastal flood advisories are in effect

Oregon Coast Storm Packs High Winds, Huge Waves Friday, Weekend
The entire Oregon coast is under a high wind watch for Friday afternoon, and some massive waves are coming in.

New Internet Hoax About Impending Oregon Coast Quake Goes Viral
How to arm yourself against getting fooled by such hoax sites, and the damage these could do to real warnings that may be issued.

Small Storm, Big Waves Bring Oregon Coast High Wind Warning
The north and central Oregon coast are under a high wind warning right now, in effect through Tuesday at 4 p.m.





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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


Rapid Response: Safety along Oregon?s coast
16 Jul 2016 at 4:34am
This week we?re returning to the issue of safety at Cape Kiwanda. Our July 10 article, ?Dying for a photo,? talked about how everyone from families to wedding photographers ignores the notices at Cape Kiwanda that state, ?Warning ? Do Not Go ...

Smelt Sands is a poster park for sneaker wave safety on the Oregon coast
13 Jul 2016 at 3:52am
Jack and Connor didn't see the sneaker wave coming. Even if they had, their spot on a rocky outcropping on the Oregon coast didn't afford them much room to run. By the time rescuers arrived, it was already too late ? the Pacific Ocean had swept them both ...

Community college safety officer accused of murder
26 Jul 2016 at 11:21pm
More than 4,000 gallons of crude oil spills into lake off coast of... An Oregon community college ... Lara worked as a part-time, campus public safety officer at Central Oregon Community College in Bend. Oregon authorities charged Lara with the murder ...

Kozisek receives Coast Guard promotion
19 Jul 2016 at 12:05pm
At the time of his promotion he was working with Search and Rescue in the southern half of the Oregon coast line ... with included the safety and security for the Vancouver Olympic Games, the tsunami in Japan, and a downed Coast Guard helicopter.

Man arrested in California kidnap, charged in Oregon death
26 Jul 2016 at 11:47am
Lara had worked as a part-time public safety officer at Central Oregon Community College since December 2014 ... abandoned a sinking fishing vessel in Alaska's Aleutian Islands The Coast Guard says all 46 donned survival suits Tuesday and were awaiting ...

Charges dropped against Oregon woman in California rampage
27 Jul 2016 at 2:33am
SALEM, Oregon (AP) - All charges have been dropped against an Oregon ... rush to rescue 46 from sinking boat off Alaska islands Two ships brought 46 people to safety after they abandoned their sinking fishing boat and boarded life rafts off Alaska's ...

Pet Safety Tips for Your Dog on the Oregon Coast
15 Feb 2012 at 8:00am
(Oregon Coast) ? If you're a dog owner, taking the little beast to the beach is more than an Oregon coast tradition, it's a huge industry now along these shores. It's practically frowned upon if you don't take the dog to the dunes (above: a dog is ...

Oregon invests millions in lawsuit against software company
27 Jul 2016 at 4:55am
2 bodies identified from plane crash GRANTS PASS ? A medical examiner has identified the bodies of a father and son from Grants Pass who died in a plane crash off the Oregon Coast ... a van to pull a 2-year-old to safety in 100-degree heat.








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