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Katie Frankowicz

Astoria, Warrenton, Natural Resources Reporter
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Interim chief leads Astoria Fire Department

- Astoria hires interim fire chief, continues search

Herman, Zilli compete for Astoria City Council

- Candidates in Ward 3

Climatologist talks El Nino, the Blob, climate change

- Nick Bond speaks at Columbia Forum

Enterprise zone maps finalized in Astoria

- Hyak Maritime requested the expansion

Astoria Column lighting in doubt

- City waiting for a new policy

Astoria closes loophole on camping in response to homeless

- Camps in the woods

Urban Core talks take shape in Astoria

- Overwater development, parking are concerns

Waterfront development major issue for Astoria City Council race

- Drafall and Rocka campaign in Ward 1

Astoria considers ban on plastic bags

- City debates whether to take lead

Three waterfront bridges to close in downtown Astoria

- Vehicle traffic prohibited

Designs emerge for Scandinavian monument in Astoria

- Project at Peoples Park

Gliders a tradition at Astoria Column

- Gift shop sold 10,000 in July alone

Jacob was an Astoria entrepreneur

- Owner of Cannery Pier Hotel dies

Everyday People: Garden brings community together in Hammond

- Adams has a love of plants

Astoria Co-op Grocery submits new layout for Mill Pond store

- A response to neighbor concerns

Astoria struggles with homeless camps

- Gap in city code on camping

Housing project at Waldorf Hotel in Astoria faces funding delay

- Affordable apartments on hold

Hammond man to run for Warrenton mayor

- Washington files against Balensifer

Former chamber director to run for Astoria City Council

- Rocka seeks west side seat

Housing, homelessness and the economy shape Astoria mayor’s race

- Three contenders in November

Purple reign: Conservationists hunt invasive plant along the Columbia River

- Purple loosestrife was introduced in the early 19th century

Astoria city councilor will not seek re-election

- Nemlowill was elected in 2014

Developers revise plans for waterfront hotel in Astoria

- New design will get city review

Homeless outreach in Uniontown takes shape

- New facility opens in October

Warrenton close to taking ownership of Hammond Marina

- Army Corps reviewing the transfer

Health advisory issued for Cullaby Lake after harmful toxins found

- Water is unsafe to drink

Neighbors still unsettled by Goonies house

- Tourists bring hassles to Uppertown

Waterfront bridge plans may be on track in Astoria

- Work could start as scheduled

Cutting down: Astoria’s timber harvests are expected to become more complex

- The last easy-to-access harvest is going on this summer

A return of distinctive butterflies

- Silverspot caterpillars are back

Vandals hit 13th Street Alley in Astoria

- A racial slur and sexually explicit symbols left on walls

Astoria tackles final leg of riverfront plan

- Urban Core covers downtown

Astoria discusses sale of Mill Pond lots

- Difficult to develop

Astoria waterfront bridge plans in flux

- Extra state money is likely

Donations save food pantry in Warrenton

- Church-run outreach faced closure

Rare insect returns to Saddle Mountain

- Silverspot caterpillars are back

Worst could be over for razor clams in Oregon and Washington state

- States keep close eye on a popular draw

Drop-in center for the homeless on hold in Astoria

- Property facing foreclosure

Everyday People: An advocate for the Astoria Armory

- Adams is a dedicated volunteer

Rare insect returns to Saddle Mountain

- Silverspot caterpillars are back

Developer appeals Astoria waterfront hotel denial

- Appeal claims city panels misapplied city criteria

Astoria parks and recreation director takes job in Colorado

- Cosby served as director for five years

Warrenton balances wetlands with development

- Some residents critical of project

Warrenton considers zone change to spur development

- City leaders want closer look at traffic

Movies in the park rebounds in Astoria with sponsors

- Back after budget cuts

Astoria Warming Center to open for another season

- City requires annual permit extension