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State Park Closure North Coast, Nov. 23

OPRD release - CANNON BEACH, Ore. – Ecola State Park is closed until further notice due to damage to the park’s sole entrance road. Recent heavy rains caused a sinkhole in the road and reactivated a longstandin...
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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 Sunday, Nov. 21. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake was located west of Ferndale,...
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Arcadia Beach State Recreation Site, Nov. 22

OPRD release - CANNON BEACH, Oregon – A contractor will expand the Arcadia Beach State Recreation Site parking lot Nov. 23-24, as well as repair soft spots, add new gravel and then grade the entire lot. The wor...
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Port Access Route Study: Pacific Coast, Nov. 19

USCG release - This bulletin addresses the notice of study for the Pacific Coast Port Access Study. The Coast Guard is conducting a Pacific Coast Port Access Route Study (PAC-PARS). The PAC-PARS will consider w...
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Poaching Tillamook Co. Nov. 17

Illegal Elk Shooting North Coast On November 15, 2021, an OSP Fish & Wildlife Trooper received a report of a cow elk that was found dead in a wooded area near Testament Creek Road off Bald Mountain Road in...
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USCG Rescue Washington State, Nov. 16

FORKS, Wash. – The Coast Guard aided the rescue of 10 people and four children Monday, Nov. 15 from a flooding residential area near Forks. At approximately 8 a.m., Clallam County first responders requested Coa...
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Quake, Nov. 15

A 2.9-magnitude earthquake was recorded on the outer fault line of the two that run parallel along the Oregon Coast Saturday, Nov. 13. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake was located west of Fern...