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Sea Turtle, Dec. 25

A sea turtle found stranded on Horsfall Beach, north of North Bend, Wednesday, Dec. 19, was severely injured and eventually transported to the Oregon Coast Aquarium at Newport for treatment.  However, the...
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Siletz River Rescue, Dec. 24

On December 22, 2018, Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office Marine Deputies were dispatched to an overturned drift boat in the Siletz River. The complainant was a passenger in the boat and advised his friend, the...
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Medevac Off Washington Coast, Dec. 24

The Coast Guard medically evacuated an ill Filipino man off a containership 85 miles off the coast of Washington late Thursday night, Dec. 20. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew safely hoisted the 48-year-old...
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Whale Watching, Dec. 21

Gray whales are on the move south again this December and Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (OPRD) is celebrating the migration with the annual Whale Watching Week Dec. 27-31. Volunteers from the Whale...
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Quake, Dec. 20

A 3.0-magnitude earthquake shook the southern end of the two fault lines that run parallel with the Oregon Coast Wednesday, Dec. 19. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake was located west of...
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Containment form fails On Hwy. 34, Dec. 17

ODOT release - WALDPORT -- A containment form failed during bridge construction Saturday morning and about five cubic yards of low-density concrete was released along the McKinney Slough, 1.5 miles east of...
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Quake, Dec. 14

A 2.8-magnitude earthquake shook the southern end of the two fault lines that run parallel with the Oregon Coast early Friday morning, Dec. 14.  According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake was located...
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High Wind Watch Issued, Dec. 14

National Weather Service release - HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON... The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a High Wind Watch...which is in effect...