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Appeals court upholds ban on gun sales to marijuana card holders
Ruling applies in Oregon and Washington state

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Geologist hopes to raise tsunami awareness in campaign
Geologist hopes to raise tsunami awareness in campaign
Filing deadline for local races was Tuesday
High numbers of invasive beetles found in Portland area
Insects may be breeding there
No-tipping trend now at more restaurants, with mixed results
Some restaurants moving away from tips
‘Bad apple culprit’ hits Pacific Northwest homes
Hooligan enjoys throwing apples at homes
Killing of wolf pack leads to death threats
Wolves killed to protect cattle
Change could come to emergency preparedness committee
Change could come to emergency preparedness committee
Proposed e-prep restructure brings concerns of some voices being left out
On the record: Aug. 31, 2016
On the record
Love pleads not guilty at arraignment
Love pleads not guilty at arraignment
Love, 52, is accused of sending explicit messages to induce a former student to engage in sex.
On the record: Aug. 30, 2016
On the record
Fall cruise season arrives with Regatta
Fall cruise season arrives with Regatta
The second half of cruise ship season in Astoria has begun.
Volunteers get ‘CERTified’ this fall in Cannon Beach
Volunteers get ‘CERTified’ this fall in Cannon Beach
Filling the need for emergency response volunteers in Cannon Beach
Fishing boat spills diesel fuel in Warrenton
A fishing boat caused a diesel spill Monday at the Skipanon Marina
County gets a new drug-detection dog, Scout
County gets a new drug-detection dog, Scout
Scout, a 16-week old springer spaniel, is the Clatsop County Sheriff’s Office new drug detection dog.
Hood to Coast rebounds in Seaside
Hood to Coast rebounds in Seaside
What a difference a year makes at star-studded Hood to Coast
Blindness doesn’t hinder Team Eye Rock
Blindness doesn’t hinder Team Eye Rock
Being blind isn't a handicap for members of the Team Eye Rock PDX to Coast relay team.
Prineville residents get creative trying to deter deer
Local officials opted against fines
Marijuana boom brings jobs, complaints to Josephine County
Three dozen new grow licenses cropped up over summer
Bus will help students with after-school activities
The Astoria School District is providing a bus for kids who need to stay after school.
Paving work this week in Astoria
Paving planned, starts Wednesday
Washington lifts mark-selective rule for two days in Buoy 10 fishery
Chinook catch lower than expected
Everyday People: Thrift store owner aims to help others out
Everyday People: Thrift store owner aims to help others out
Giovanni Perfetto wants you to thrift for charity.
Seaside, Charter have signals crossed
Seaside, Charter have signals crossed
Can a greasy wheel get Charter Cable in motion?
Correction: Aug. 29, 2016
Public works director developing a request for proposals
Timbers defeat rival Sounders 4-2
Timbers defeat rival Sounders 4-2
The Timbers scored four goals in the first half Sunday then held off their Cascadia rival 4-2, snapping the Sounders’ five-game unbeaten streak.
9-1-What? Must have pants
9-1-What? Must have pants
9-1-What?

Local News

Warrenton bicycle thief gets two years in prison
Gerou, 19, pleaded no contest to first-degree theft Tuesday in Clatsop County Circuit Court.
‘A gun without bullets’: Washington’s new radio system makes it hard for cops to communicate
A critical new state report says Washington State Patrol's ambitious communications overhaul has been hampered by a host of serious problems, some of...
Adopted Astorian honors Chinese heritage
Geologist hopes to raise tsunami awareness in campaign
Point of View: Labor Day weekend

Coast Guard

Keeping eyes, ears on the water
The U.S. Coast Guard always has eyes and ears on boaters.
Coast Guard plucks two men from sinking boat on Columbia River
The Coast Guard rescued two men from the Desdemona Sands Tuesday.
Coast Guard rescues mariner near Clatsop Spit
Coast Guard cutter busts drugs, rescues fishers
Coast Guard rescues injured hiker

Northwest

The Latest: Mexican president contradicts Trump on wall
The president of Mexico says Donald Trump wasn't telling the truth when he described their Wednesday conversation
Odor homers twice, Gomez hits slam as Rangers rout Mariners
Rougned Odor homered twice a day after hitting a game-ending shot and Carlos Gomez connected for a grand slam off Felix Hernandez, sending the Texas...
Officials advise no contact with water in Oregon Coast city
Newspaper: Killing of wolf pack leads to death threats
1 dead in crash, lanes of I-90 closed near Snoqualmie Pass

Crime Reports

DUII

Point of View

Point of View: Labor Day weekend
Point of View: Labor Day plans
Point of View: School days
Point of View: Back to school
Point of View: Scandinavian monument?
Point of View: Return of the Astoria Ferry
Point of View: County fair fun

Closures

Free

Remembering the weather goats of Mount Nebo
Originally a small group of Angora goats
Good boy! Dogs may know what you’re saying

BERLIN — Scientists have found evidence to support what many dog owners have long believed: man’s best friend really does understand...

Seattle weighs new rules for businesses with hourly workers
Washington state responders to get notice of oil train shipments
Atiyeh, wife of former Oregon governor, dies

Politics

WHY IT MATTERS: Voting rights

This story is part of AP’s “Why It Matters” series, which will examine three dozen issues at stake in the presidential...

Area Democrats ready to follow Clinton
Local opinions differ on the nomination of Hillary Clinton as the first major female presidential candidate.

Fishing

Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washington state
Investigators look into hacking
Ocean salmon season closes from Cape Falcon to Leadbetter Point
Ocean salmon season closes
Fisheries frustrations: State management under fire

History

Nation/World

AP Top U.S. News at 7:19 p.m. EDT
AP Top U.S. News at 7:19 p.m. EDT
NYPD: Law would shield any discipline in chokehold case
New York City might never tell the public if the police officer at the center of the Eric Garner chokehold death case is disciplined
Mexico president to deliver annual report on a troubled year
Black Eyed Peas reunite for new 'Where Is The Love?' version
Survey: More US adults use marijuana, don't think it's risky

Special Reports

Education

Forging a future
Classes for Warrenton High School's welders continued through summer.
Warrenton teachers, baseball coach honored
Warrenton-Hammond School District staff got some big kudos Tuesday
Smyth to take lead at Jewell
Warrenton schools need a volunteer
Campus sprouts new look with Patriot Hall

Friday Extra

9-1-What? Must have pants
9-1-What?
Historic Photos of the Week: Haystack Rock
Famous rock has an interesting history
Yellow jacket hunter
Oddity: Mind the gators
Parting Shot

Lotteries

Lotteries: Aug. 31, 2016
Lottery results
Lotteries: Aug. 30, 2016
Lottery results
Lotteries: Aug. 29, 2016
Lotteries: Aug. 26, 2016
Lotteries: Aug. 25, 2016

On the Record

Port of Astoria

Port pushes Portland hotelier on legal claim
The Port of Astoria wants spurned hotelier Param Hotel Group to admit to some facts before an upcoming trial in a lawsuit against the agency.
Local projects funded by state
Two local infrastructure projects have received state backing.
Hunsinger corrected on Bornstein loan
Port project manager resigns
Port’s fish gut crusade puzzling

Public Meetings

Public meetings: Aug. 31, 2016
Public meetings
Public meetings: Aug. 30, 2016
Public meetings
Public meetings: Aug. 29, 2016
Public meetings: Aug. 26, 2016
Public meetings: Aug. 25, 2016