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Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum pledged at a Jordan’s Hope for Recovery rally in Astoria on Saturday to continue the state's lawsuit against Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin.

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A federal judge has overturned a 100-acre Oregon logging project because the U.S. Bureau of Land Management didn’t establish buffers around recreational trails or sufficiently evaluate fire risks.

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Heavy marine contractor J.E. McAmis has landed a $140 million contract from the federal government to repair the South Jetty over the next five years.

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Knappa students were half as likely to be on track in English, language arts and math compared with their peers statewide, according to Smarter Balanced assessment results released Thursday.

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Gov. Kate Brown will not call a special session to change a controversial bill limiting the state’s death penalty before the law takes effect on Sept. 29.

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Multiple teams of earthquake researchers are looking in what may seem like an unlikely place to figure out how strongly the Pacific Northwest shook during great quakes in the past.

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Bruce Conner, the cruise ship marketer for the Port of Astoria and the owner of Sundial Travel, used his official position to support his company and failed to properly disclose the conflict o…

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Police said three men and one woman with her baby were involved in allegedly setting cardboard on fire after writing on the inside of the bathroom at the East Mooring Basin early Wednesday morning.

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SEATTLE — U.S. protections for the waters that a group of endangered orcas call home could soon expand beyond the Seattle area to encompass much of the West Coast, from the Canadian border to …

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The Port of Astoria Commission is poised to approve a new strategic business plan Oct. 1 before sending it off to the state in the hopes of getting more help fixing crumbling infrastructure.

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Clatsop County is accepting applications for representatives on the Elsie-Jewell/Seaside Rural Planning Area Citizen Advisory Committee as part of a 33-month project to update the county’s six…

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The Oregon Department of Forestry has announced the end of the fire season.

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Cathy Markin is a lung doctor at Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital in Portland. In 2011, she had a 42-year-old patient who came to her with serious breathing problems. She had suffered from a cou…

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Oregon’s public records advocate on Friday urged her role be made explicitly independent from the governor’s office, following allegations attorneys for Gov. Kate Brown attempted to unduly inf…

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An association representing oceangoing ships is suing the Port of Astoria over its $300 fee for pier maintenance.

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WARRENTON — City planning commissioners balked Thursday at some of the housing code changes proposed by city staff and a state consultant to increase housing density and options.

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Two Portland doctors say vaping marijuana oils likely led to the death of the Oregon patient they tried to save earlier this summer — one of six deaths nationwide now attributed to e-cigarettes.

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Cowlitz County officials sent a letter Wednesday affirming their decision to approve permits for what would be the nation’s largest natural gas-to-methanol refinery.

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New research at Portland State University says climate change is decreasing the amount of snow in the Pacific Northwest. And that has implications for water resources in the region.

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Long before Alexa invaded homes, a likable robot yearning for human input arrived at a remote Victorian-era farmhouse in Astoria and was adopted by an animal-loving Ally Sheedy. The robot chan…

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Clatsop County is moving to license and inspect retail tobacco sellers, as well as ban flavored tobacco, which is favored by teenagers.

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The Astoria branch of the American Association of University Women will hold a panel presentation on the importance of the sciences to women and girls.

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The Astoria Library will close on Monday for system maintenance in preparation for sharing library catalogs with Seaside and Warrenton.