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Quake in Northern California, Jan. 13

A 3.0-magnitude earthquake shook the Cape Mendocino area of Northern California Friday night, Jan. 10, where two fault lines enter the Pacific Ocean and eventually turn north to run parallel with the Oregon Coa...
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Oregon Fish & Wildlife Commission, Jan. 13

The Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission met Friday in Salem and completed the following business: •Approved $60,100 in funding for three restoration projects recommended by the Fish Restoration and Enhancement ...
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Cape Mendocino Quake, Jan. 10

A 2.6-magnitude earthquake was recorded just off of Cape Mendocino in the Pacific Ocean early Friday morning, Jan. 10. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake occurred at 2:10 a.m., 90-miles west to ...
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Walk-In Clinic Opening in Reedsport, Jan. 10

WHERE:  far end of Reedsport Medical Clinic, 385 Ranch Road, Reedsport, OR.; WHEN:  Now; WHO:  Lower Umpqua Hospital; Contact: 541-271-6309.  Lower Umpqua Hospital is excited to announce the opening of a Walk-I...
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Ray’s Food Place Layoffs, Jan. 10

Already under Chapter 11 Bankruptcy protection, C&K Market, the parent company to Ray’s Food Place, laid off another 45 employees Tuesday, Jan. 7.  This time the lay-offs occurred within the Brookings-based...
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Central Coast Standoff III, Jan. 9

A fugitive wanted out of Montana who was injured January 3, 2014 during law enforcement response and subsequent standoff in Lincoln City was arrested Tuesday by Oregon State Police (OSP) after his release from ...
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Oregon’s Commercial Crab Season, Jan. 9

Three weeks into this year’s commercial Dungeness Crab Season and the Port of Newport reportedly leads the Oregon Coast in landings. Of the estimated eight-million pounds landed, more than three-million has com...
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Body Washes Ashore on Central Oregon Coast, Jan. 8

A woman reportedly strolling a Central Oregon Coast beach Tuesday morning came upon a grisly discovery.  The body of a person.  Law enforcement officials say the death does not appear suspicious, but no other d...