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Quake, March 11

A small 2.9-magnitude quake was recorded near the southern junction of the two fault lines that run parallel with the Oregon Coast Friday, March 8.  According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake ws...
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Lakeside Kayak Rescue, March 11

Volunteers with the Lakeside Fire Dept. responded Thursday, March 7, to a report of a male in an overturned kayak on Tenmile Lake.  Witnesses reported seeing the kayak flip about 4 p.m. near Osprey Point RV...
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Brookings Death Investigation, March 11

The discovery of a dead 31-year old female at the base of a cliff at Chetco Point, at Brookings, Wednesday, March 6, is not considered to involve foul play.  According to reports, the woman had been reported...
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Overdue Vehicle Located off Hwy. 38, March 11

On Friday, March 8, 2019 at approximately 7:00 P.M. the Douglas County Sheriff's Office took a report of an overdue motorist.  The husband and wife, identified as Frank Braudt (76) from Canyonville and Marcia...
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Oregon Flu Report, March 11

Just Posted: Flu Bites Report for Week 9, February 24-March 2, 2019 - Summary: During Week 9, 4.0% of all emergency department visits in Oregon were due to influenza-like illness (ILI). Among Oregon labs...
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Hooskanaden Slide Update, March 11

ODOT: SW Oregon: U.S. Highway 101 is now open at Hooskanaden Creek (milepost 344), approximately 12 miles north of Brookings. A slide closed the highway on February 24. Traffic through the slide area is...
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Discharge of Firearm Correction, March 8

On February 27, 2019 at approximately 7:00 P.M. Deputies with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office responded to the report of suspicious activity near 2nd St. in Yachats, Oregon. Initial dispatch information...
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Wolf or Dog Attack in Curry Co., March 8

Was it a wolf, wolves, or dogs that killed 23 sheep in Curry County recently?  A USDA Wildlife Services Specialists investigated the attack and found that some of the sheep were partially eaten.  However,...