Coast Guard Sector Columbia River will host its annual open house in Warrenton, Ore., Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Sector Columbia River invites the public to its air station at 2185 SE 12th Place in Warrenton, next to the Astoria Regional Airport, to meet Coast Guard crews and see rescue boats and helicopters up close.
The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary in Astoria, Oregon in partnership with the Oregon State Marine Board will teach a Mandatory Boater Education Class leading to a boater education card. The class will be held Saturday, September 22, 2012 from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm in the 2nd Floor Conference room at Englund Marine & Industrial Supply located at 95...
Did you know that in the United States more people die by suicide (50% more) each year than by homicide?
Experts believe that most suicidal individuals do not want to die – they just want to end the pain they are experiencing. When suicidal intent or risk is detected early, lives can be saved.
September 9 through 15 is National...
Lewis and Clark National Historical Park, Fort Clatsop is pleased to
announce the autumn 2012 In Their Footsteps free speakers series. The
first program in this monthly series is 200 Years Downstream of Lewis and
Clark presented by Paul VanDevelder. This is scheduled for Sunday,
September 16, at 1:00 p.m
Sunset Empire Transportation District is announcing the opening of a new Electric Vehicle Charging Station at the SETD Transit Center in Astoria. The new electric charging station is located in the parking area on the northeast side of the transit center. The charging station offers a “DC fast charger” capable of charging a depleted...
A few careless recreationists courted disaster on the Tillamook State Forest during the Labor Day holiday. Follow-up fire patrols found 20 campfires abandoned and left burning over the three-day weekend. Two of the campfires spread into small wildfires but were stopped by Oregon Department of Forestry personnel, said ODF's Randy...
Secretary of State Kate Brown may have her work cut out for her retaining her position as a Central Oregon Doctor with a background in political activism runs an aggressive campaign with the polling numbers showing him a strong contender for the state's second highest executive post.
In a live interview Thursday morning Astoria School District Superintendent Craig Hoppes said not all the players involved in a overnight stay at Warren Field on August 27 took part in the drugs and alcohol party that happened but still broke the rules by not reporting the actions of the other players to a team coach.