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Hwy. 101 Fatal, March 20

Oregon State Police (O SP), with the assistance of the Lincoln County Crash Team, is continuing the investigation into Wednesday morning's single vehicle fatal traffic crash that occurred off Highway 101 about ...
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Quake, March 19

A magnitude 3.8 earthquake struck the Cape Mendocino area of Northern California early Wednesday morning where two fault lines begin that run north and parallel with the Oregon Coast.  The quake occurred at 2:5...
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Fatal on Coastal Route, March 18

Oregon State Police (OSP) is continuing the investigation into Monday's fatal traffic crash involving a motorcycle and pickup that occurred along Highway 20 west of Burnt Woods in Lincoln County. On March 17, 2...
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California Fugitive Arrest on Oregon Coast, March 18

News release from the Newport PD.  On 03/16/2014, at approximately 1:30 a.m., a Newport Police Officer made contact with a male subject walking through a residential area. The subject, later identified as Nicho...
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Attempted Murder Charge on Oregon Coast, March 18

News release from the Lincoln Co. Sheriff's Office. On March 16, 2014 at about 4:17 pm, Lincoln County Sheriff's Deputy Barry Bruster responded to a report of a suicidal male subject armed with a knife who was ...
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Shaking continues at Cape Mendocino, March 18

Another quake was recorded where two fault lines begin in Northern California before running parallel with the Oregon Coast.  According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the 4.4-magnitude quake occurred early Tues...
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Coast Range Fatal, March 17

Oregon State Police (OSP), with the assistance of the Lincoln County Crash Team, is continuing the investigation into Friday evening's two vehicle fatal traffic crash that occurred on Highway 20 at the entrance...
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Missing Man Found on Coast, March 17

A missing 79-year old Bend man was found safe and unharmed in Coos Bay Tuesday evening, March 11.  Richard Brownrigg left home Monday morning and was reportedly going to Bend's Old Mill District.  He was found ...
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Spring Whale Watch, March 17

The Oregon coastline is the place to be March 22-29 as gray whales cruise north on their spring migration. Gray whale numbers usually peak about the last week in March and just in time for the Spring Whale Watc...
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Spring Safety voiced for Oregon Beaches, March 17

Spring break is just around the corner, but winter still lingers along the Oregon coast. The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department wants you to be safe while visiting the ocean beach.  "During the next few wee...