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Katie Frankowicz

Astoria, Warrenton, Natural Resources Reporter
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Astoria mayor swears in 2 new police officers

- Mayor swears in new police officers

Astoria Library receives preservation grant

- Library gets more than $10,000 to care for archival collection

Oregon delays Dungeness crab fishing opener

- The commercial Dungeness crab season is delayed along the entire Oregon coast until at least Dec. 16

Finding crew: Industry leaders search for the next generation of fishermen

- Trouble recruiting for a life many consider a calling

Warrenton task force will look at ministorage issues

- City examines potential regulations

Power outage disrupts a blustery afternoon

- Thousands were left in the dark

Strong winds cause power outages

- High wind warning issued

City engineer to lead public works

- Harrington will oversee Astoria’s largest department

Gun concerns prompt talk of pawn shop ban in Astoria

- Worries about gun sales downtown

Questions about homeless linger as warming centers prepare for winter

- Astoria, Warrenton balance need with community concerns

Historic court documents found in Astoria Library basement find home in Salem

- Territorial court journals rediscovered

Warrenton voters back library levy

- The library’s future at its new location on Main Avenue hinged on the success of the measure

Astoria High School students can park at Tapiola

- City Council also seeks housing grant

Water rates on the rise for Astoria’s out-of-town users

- Decision expected by December

Warrenton Marina’s abandoned, derelict boats now for sale

- Time is up for owners

North Coast planners question development in tsunami zone

- What does and doesn’t belong in the areas we know will be underwater?

Astoria drops behind Washington port in commercial fishery landings — still ahead of Newport

- Westport ranked 10th in nation, Astoria 12th

Warrenton commissioners advocate for library levy

- Election is on Tuesday

Car and wildlife crashes peak in fall, but roadkill dinner can wait

- Salvage rules expected in 2019

Car and wildlife crashes peak in fall, but roadkill dinner can wait

- Salvage rules expected in 2019

Astoria fire chief to retire

- Ames will serve in an interim role through March

Astoria may lose downtown parking spots

- Parking is already a contentious issue downtown, where spots are limited and become even more scarce in the summer

Sea lions battle bacterial disease on the coast

- The risk of transmission to people is slight, but dogs are more at risk

Castoff conundrum: Warrenton Marina puts derelict boats on notice

- Warrenton

Herman appointed to Astoria Planning Commission

- Retired teacher, radio board member

Out of the nest: Volunteers help collect cormorant data at Cape Falcon

- Monitoring the ‘living laboratories’ of marine reserves

Domoic acid shuts down crabbing in southern Oregon

- A familiar reality on the West Coast

Warrenton balks at new restrictions on ministorage

- City Commission will discuss issue

Uncertain future for food carts near Astoria City Hall

- Vendors leave after questions about property

Out of the nest: Volunteers help collect cormorant data at Cape Falcon

- Monitoring the ‘living laboratories’ of marine reserves

Changes in the works at Astoria’s Liberty Theatre

- Venue billed as ‘Astoria’s living room’

Morgan to help with Astoria planning

- Former Cannon Beach mayor served an interim planner in 2015

Mushroom hunters pulled into North Coast forests by edible fungi

- Mushrooms explode in Clatsop County. Not literally.

Warrenton City Council approves redesign of unsafe intersection

- Some private property will be affected

Morgan to help with Astoria planning

- Former Cannon Beach mayor served an interim planner in 2015

Heck gnaw! Porcupines spotted in Clatsop County

- The toothy rodents are a rare sight

Astoria Library celebrates 50th birthday

- Fundraising has started on renovation project

Everyday People: Astoria Library assistant goes behind the caution tape

- Balances life of books and forest fires

Underground Astoria

- Tunnels, walls supporting downtown could cost millions to replace

Fishermen collaborate to protect West Coast seabirds

- Research to reduce threat of gear

Astoria seeks money to replace Irving Avenue bridge

- Last bridge in need of major construction

Heck gnaw! Porcupines spotted in Clatsop County

- The toothy rodents are a rare sight

Astoria public works director to retire

- Cook served the city for 35 years

Warrenton on the hunt for a new public works director

- Dunn gave notice earlier this month

Warrenton on track to own Hammond Marina, but dredging a priority

- City could take ownership from Army Corps next year

Comfort Suites in Astoria evacuated after gas leak and fire

- Guests sent to other hotels

Razor clamming OK’d on North Coast

- Fewer clams to go around, though