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KATHERINE LACAZE — EO Media Group
Spirits never sink during Cardboard Boat Regatta
Sunset Empire Park & Recreation District held Sunset Pool's annual Cardboard Boat Regatta in August.

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Roadwork roundup
Roadwork around the county
Music draws data programmer to KMUN
Music draws data programmer to KMUN
Richard Dawson joined the board at Coast Community Radio in April and is enjoying providing the community with music.
Public Meetings: Sept. 1, 2014
Public agency meetings around the county.
Lotteries: Sept. 1, 2014
Oregon and Washington Lottery numbers over the weekend.
Meet the Cannon Beach city manager candidates
Four people are vying for the city manager post.
Cannon Beach Book Co. in new hands
Cannon Beach Book Co. in new hands
Former co-workers celebrate purchashing Cannon Beach Book Co.
Bicyclist killed in hit and run crash on Hwy. 30
Bicyclist killed in hit and run crash on Hwy. 30
A bicyclist was killed west of Rainier Saturday on U.S. Highway 30.
Seattle man guilty of manslaughter after killing two Seaside residents
Seattle man guilty of manslaughter after killing two Seaside residents
Sterling Frinell collided with a northbound 1974 Volkswagen Bug, driven by city of Seaside employee Mark Agalzoff, 52, and his 20-year-old male passenger from Seaside, Tryg Walker McCord, killing them both.
Almond butter, peanut butter recall at all Oregon Food Bank Network locations
Products with a "Best by" date of July 21, 2015, or earlier on the lid should not be used.
Defense questions child porn charges against former OSP trooper
David Charles Corkett, who served as a senior trooper in the Astoria Area Command Office until his resignation Jan. 23, 2013, was arrested in April on the charges.

Local News

Living history on the battlefield
More than 600 volunteer re-enactors descended on the coast this weekend for the annual Civil War re-enactment at Fort Stevens State Park.
Spirits never sink during Cardboard Boat Regatta
Sunset Empire Park & Recreation District held Sunset Pool's annual Cardboard Boat Regatta in August.
Coast Guard Air Station Astoria turns 50
Roadwork roundup
2 local ConnectOregon projects OK’d

Coast Guard

Coast Guard Air Station Astoria turns 50
The U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Astoria turns 50 and celebrates with demonstrations, displays and history.
Cutter Steadfast under new command
A new commander joined the U.S. Coast Guard cutter Steadfast crew during the vessel's dry dock period in July.
Coast Guard’s sector commander learns lay of the land
‘Operation Make Way’ aims to keep the channel clear
Coast Guard lifts injured hiker off Mount St. Helens

Northwest

Kingston-Edmonds ferry service partially resumes
Will traffic deaths rise as states legalize pot?
Oregon students face tough test this academic year
Americans detained in North Korea call for US help
Washington's first charter school prepares to open

Crime Reports

Seattle man guilty of manslaughter after killing two Seaside residents
Sterling Frinell collided with a northbound 1974 Volkswagen Bug, driven by city of Seaside employee Mark Agalzoff, 52, and his 20-year-old male passenger from Seaside, Tryg Walker McCord, killing them both.
Defense questions child porn charges against former OSP trooper
David Charles Corkett, who served as a senior trooper in the Astoria Area Command Office until his resignation Jan. 23, 2013, was arrested in April on the charges.
Manslaughter trial underway for Seattle man who killed two Seaside residents
Astoria man arrested after charging officer
On the record: Aug. 28, 2014

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Point of View

Point of View: Labor Day Weekend plans
Point of View: Labor Day Weeked plans
Point of View: ‘What do you like reading about in the newspaper?’
Point of View: Readers say what they like to read in the newspaper

Closures

Free

Hood to Coast:‘There is a real oneness to the running’
12,600 runners and 4,000 walkers took part in the annual event this weekend.
Bird’s eye view: Visiting grandfather and grandson step back in time
Jim Grant offers a bird's-eye view of the North Coast.
Cycling for fun and pain
Wage theft, senior mistreatment alleged at Neawanna by the Sea
Keep me in loop on Pier 3, says Englund

Politics

Measure 92’s food-labeling requirements face a tight race
The Citizens' Initiative Review panel on Sunday narrowly voted against recommending passage of Measure 92, an initiative that that would require labeling of foods with genetically modified organisms.
Oregon edges closer to ‘kicker’ refund
The latest forecast of Oregon tax revenue is increasing speculation taxpayers could see a "kicker" refund.
Kitzhaber, Richardson plan 3 appearances
Endorsement urged for student-aid bonds
City Club to consider opposition to Oregon ERA

Fishing

Salmon seine fishery starts on river
The first commercial seine fishery in decades opened on the lower river area Aug. 19.
Boat seized in Ilwaco, skipper accused of illegal charter fishing
Salmon burst back

History

Nation/World

AP Top International News At 2 p.m. EDT
Iraqi prime minister pledges to root out militants
Merkel: Arming Kurds in Germany's interest
UN backs inquiry of IS group's alleged crimes
Americans detained in North Korea call for US help

Special Reports

Education

Under the sea: Atlantis explores ocean’s volcanoes to learn about ice ages
Researchers from Harvard and Columbia universities search for the relationship between ice ages and volcanoes in the Pacific Ocean.
Alvin comes home
Alvin's along for the ride on Atlantis, although it won't be going underwater this time.
Summer of security
AHS Super Homecoming waxes nostalgic
Len Mossman takes a school board sabbatical

Port of Astoria

2 local ConnectOregon projects OK’d
The Port of Astoria and a Columbia River Pilots' projects given the green light.
Deal on health care aids port contract talks
The contract covers workers at 29 ports from San Diego to Seattle that are a key trade link with Asia. The West Coast waterfront has a history of strikes and lockouts, though during negotiations this year both sides have said they want to avoid further unrest.
Keep me in loop on Pier 3, says Englund
‘I just don’t need another fee’
Westerlund v. China National suit hits court