Coastal News

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Quake, Nov. 22

A 2.6-magnitude earthquake shook the southern end of the two fault lines that run parallel with the Oregon Coast Thursday, Nov. 21. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake was located west of Petroli...
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Oregon Albacore Commission, Nov. 21

The Oregon Albacore Commission will meet on Thursday, November 21, 2019, Holiday Inn Express, 135 SE 32nd Street, Newport, Oregon, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Draft Meeting Agenda: 10:00 Call to Order, Introduction...
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Medevac off Oregon Coast, Nov. 20

USCG release - NEWPORT, Ore. — A Coast Guard aircrew medically evacuated an injured fisherman Tuesday morning, Nov. 19, off the commercial fishing vessel Arctic Storm 10 miles southwest of Newport. An MH-65 Dol...
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USCG Medevac Puget Sound, Nov. 18

SEATTLE — Coast Guard crews hoisted an injured man from a Canadian naval vessel transiting in the northern section of Admiralty Inlet, Friday, Nov. 15. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound command ce...
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Mussel Harvesting Closure, Nov. 18

Recreational mussel harvesting is closed from the Coquille River to the California border for elevated levels of paralytic shellfish toxin. The Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA) and the Oregon Department o...
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Suicidal Subject Central Coast, Nov. 15

On November 13, 2019 at about 10:30 AM Lincoln County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to a reported suicidal subject thought to be in the Yachat's area. The suicidal subject had reached a friend in Maryland ...
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South Coast Striders Hike, Nov. 15

Humbug Mountain Trails--November 17 (10:00) - Humbug Mountain, south of Port Orford, has never been on our schedule...for two reasons: First, the trail to the top is strenuous. It's steep, an 1800 foot elevatio...
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Behavioral Law Enforcement Training, Nov. 14

During the week of November 4 - 8, 2019 members of the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office, Toledo Police Department, and Benton County Behavioral Health participated in a 40-hour Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) tra...