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Boat ramp still a safety hazard
Posted: April 11, 2014 - 7:03 pm

With another car going off of the Quatat boat ramp and into the Necanicum River recently, Seaside officials are considering how they can prevent further accidents at the site.

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Nailing down pallet problem
Posted: April 11, 2014 - 7:03 pm

When strolling the sandy beaches of Seaside, it’s easy to ignore what lies directly underfoot — until a discarded nail provides a not-so-gentle reminder.

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Adolescent sexuality conference visits amid protests
Posted: April 11, 2014 - 7:01 pm

The state-supported Adolescent Sexuality Conference has visited Seaside for over 20 years without much fanfare and little protestation from the general public.

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Food bank set to move this weekend
Posted: April 11, 2014 - 6:58 pm

The South County Food Bank will move from its current location, 880 Avenue A, to its interim location, 1725 N. Roosevelt Drive, this weekend, said Neal Wallace, chairman of the food pantry’s board. The building is the former Coastal Repair and Maintenance shop.

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Boyd named athletic director of the year
Posted: April 11, 2014 - 6:59 pm

Seaside High School Athletic Director Jason Boyd is the Oregon Athletic Director of the Year for Class 4A.

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Obituary: Darrell Eugene Rush
Updated: April 11, 2014 - 6:58 pm

Darrell E. Rush, 80, of Seaside, died March 19, 2014 at his home, surrounded by his loving family.

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Obituary: Mildred Irene (Wall) Bullock
Posted: April 11, 2014 - 6:53 pm

Millie passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 23, in Seaside. She was 96. She is survived by two sons, Carl Lundin, of Napa, Calif. and Fred Lundin, of Astoria, four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

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Obituary: Kathryn Yvonne Girtle
Posted: April 11, 2014 - 6:57 pm

Kathryn Y. Girtle of Gladstone passed away March 22, 2014.

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Seaside soccer mainstay calls it quits
Posted: April 11, 2014 - 11:13 pm

After over 20 seasons spent on the soccer sidelines at Seaside High School, Dave Rouse has decided it is time to hang up his whistle.

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Seaside wrestler thrives on the mat
Posted: April 11, 2014 - 11:08 pm

To hear Giselle Pincetich tell it, she was born to wrestle.

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Gulls expect to compete for district crown
Posted: April 11, 2014 - 11:04 pm

Is there a state championship in the near future for Seaside girls track? It’s hard for coach Jeff Kilday to contain his excitement when talking about the Lady Gulls. That’s because by the end of the season, it may be hard for other teams to stop them.

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Gulls set ‘realistic goals’ for softball team
Posted: April 11, 2014 - 11:05 pm

No, a 4-11 league record isn’t the ideal goal to shoot for.

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Gulls hope fall and winter success continues in spring
Posted: April 11, 2014 - 11:07 pm

Will highly successful seasons in football and basketball carry over to the baseball diamond in Seaside?

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Letter to the Editor: Stewed Juice
Posted: April 11, 2014 - 6:48 pm

As a taxpayer in the Seaside School District, I am pleased that I have been committed by the mayor of Cannon Beach, Mike Morgan, to “stew in my own juice.”

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Column: There must be a better way to ship chicks
Updated: April 11, 2014 - 6:48 pm

Chicks are in!

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Column: North Coast readies spring 2014 visitors campaign
Posted: April 11, 2014 - 6:42 pm

If you spend much time online these days — especially on Facebook or another popular social network  — you’ve undoubtedly seen an uptick in video appearing in your news feed. Facebook’s videos are even of the auto-play variety that you probably either love or hate.

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Column: Pets may return to give that final good-bye after all
Posted: April 11, 2014 - 6:40 pm

Karen Hessen, in her column “Out of the Ark,” asked the question: Do pets go to heaven? The year John Raniero’s sheltie, Couchi, died following an operation he never should have had, I cried for a week.

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Column: Recreation district is revving up for summer
Posted: April 11, 2014 - 6:41 pm

It seems the older I get, the faster time slips by. I feel like Thanksgiving and Christmas were just a few weeks ago, but several months have actually passed since then.

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Opera from the bleachers
Posted: April 11, 2014 - 6:46 pm

As scores of students filed into the gymnasium at Broadway Middle School for an afternoon assembly, Marti Wajc couldn’t believe her luck.

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Author inspired by nature
Posted: April 11, 2014 - 6:36 pm

Graham Coltman wasn’t looking for a subject for a children’s book when inspiration struck last April.

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Mozart’s life revealed through letters
Posted: March 24, 2014 - 4:03 pm

Author, speaker and historian Rex Ziak will present “Letters, Life and Love: The Genius of Mozart” at 7 p.m. March 27.

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Food-community connection to be explored
Posted: March 24, 2014 - 4:00 pm

The connection between food and community will be explored during a discussion beginning at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 17 in the Seaside Library, 1131 Broadway.

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Couple hopes to bring back Wheel Fun Rentals franchise
Posted: March 24, 2014 - 3:48 pm

Denise and Patrick Duhacheck were living in San Diego when Denise’s father, Jim Rogers, died.

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Rogue Bergerson at 2013 Pac Rim

Warrenton wrestler Rogue Bergerson wrestles for the title at 106 pounds, in the 2013 Pac Rim W...

2012 Cowapa XC Championships

Astoria's Aurora Olson and Seaside's Brett Willyard talk about their performances in the 2012 Cow...

2012 Cowapa XC Championships
Video: Three Course Challenge

The Three Course Challenge is an annual cross country meet held at Camp Rilea and hosted by Seasi...

Video: Three Course Challenge
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Betsy Johnson

900 Court St., S-125, Salem, OR 97301


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Jeff Merkley, Senator (D)

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Washington, D.C. 20510

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Ron Wyden, Senator (D)

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Portland, OR 97232

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Washington, D.C. 20510

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Kate Brown (D)

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Salem, OR 97301

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