High winds batter the coast, unveil the Astoria Column
High winds cancel Hood to Coast events.
LONG BEACH — Widespread power outages are being reported by citizens around the Columbia estuary Saturday morning, as wind gusts near 80 mph.
The power is out in Astoria, on the Long Beach Peninsula and some surrounding areas. The are reports of downed trees. This windstorm, coming..
LONG BEACH — Power was restored to the south Long Beach Peninsula and Astoria by about 10 a.m., just as wind gusts reached a crescendo of nearly 85 mph on a high ridge just east of the Pacific Ocean.
A gust of 84.8 mph was recorded at Radar Ridge above the Naselle Youth Camp at...
Thirteen passengers and crew rescued
Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife announced the closure to protect broodstock fish destined for the basin’s hatcheries.
Following a week of record catch rates and angler turnout, state fishery managers from Washington and Oregon today agreed to close the popular fishery several days earlier than anticipated.
An unusually strong late-August storm system is becoming increasingly likely to move northward along the coast late Friday night through Saturday morning and produce strong winds near the coast and over the adjacent coastal mountains
Two-vehicle accident in downtown Seaside.
Unlike post-traumatic stress disorder, which is based on fear from feeling one’s life threatened, moral injury produces guilt and shame from something done or witnessed that goes against one’s values or may even be a crime.
The Clatsop County Fire Task Force will concentrate on protecting homes and other structures threatened by the Cornet fire in nearby Hereford.
His last day with the county will be on or before Sept. 30.
One of the newly disclosed documents is an analysis by U.S. Fish and Wildlife biologists concluding that killing double-crested cormorants would not benefit Snake River steelhead.
"I think there are varying strengths to both sides here," U.S. District Judge Richard M. Berman told the men and their lawyers at the center of a scandal known as "Deflategate."
Viewing every game as a 50-50 proposition independent of all others, STATS figured the odds of a home sweep on a night with a full major league schedule at 1 in 32,768.
Phil Mickelson has been setting up these practice-round games — just for fun and a bit of cash — for years.
It seems there hasn’t been a day that’s passed without a scuffle at NFL training camps. Here’s a list of some of the memorable ones this summer:
PANTHERS: QB Cam Newton runs down CB Josh Norman...
The longer lawmakers wait, the harder it will become to maintain Social Security as a program that pays for itself, a key feature since President Franklin Roosevelt signed the Social Security Act on Aug. 14, 1935.
Social Security’s trustees say the disability trust fund will run out of money in late 2016. That would trigger an automatic 19 percent cut in benefits.
The Buoy 10 salmon fishery and a tuna tournament kept the U.S. Coast Guard and other authorities busy over the weekend.
While Donald Trump was characteristically bombastic, most of the contenders standing alongside him clamored for their piece of the spotlight without engaging him directly.
A woman, 35, and her unborn child have died from an apparent drug overdose.
A new rule issued Thursday specifically states that anglers must release any coho caught in waters currently open to salmon fishing from the Astoria Bridge to a point nearly 300 miles upstream on the Columbia River.
Vote to name the rescued otter pup at the Oregon Zoo.
Credit for restoring power after a July Fourth outage is given to local Clatsop County crews.
A pump station near Gower Street quit for a couple of hours, spilling 11,000 gallons of sewage onto the beach in front of the Wayfarer Restaurant and Lounge.
The Astorian, which competed in the 10,000 or less circulation category, brought home 18 awards, including two firsts for Our Coast magazine.