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Removal Of Dock To Begin July 30th

The derelict dock at Agate Beach will be dismantled and removed starting the week of July 30th. Originating from Japan, the dock washed ashore June 5th after it was cast adrift following the tsunami last year. Ballard Diving and Salvage has been contracted to complete the work at a cost of just over $84,000. [...]

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Tomorrow Expect Delays On Hwy 101 South Of Port Orford

The Oregon Department of Transportation has announced that, tomorrow between 6am to Noon, drivers can expect 20 to 30 minute delays on Highway 101 approximately four miles south of Port Orford. ODOT crews will be moving equipment into that project area. This will effect one northbound lane and two southbound lanes. Watch for flaggers and [...]

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Senator Merkley’s Amendment Will Improve Crop Insurance

The Senate has adopted the organic crop insurance amendment co-sponsored by Oregon’s Senator Jeff Merkley. The amendment, which will improve crop insurance for organic farmers, will be incorporated into the farm bill as it heads for a final vote in the Senate. Organic farmers currently pay a higher premium for crop insurance than non-organic farms, [...]


Fatal Traffic Crash on 38 at Elkton Blocking Traffic

Oregon State Police (OSP) troopers are enroute to a reported fatal traffic crash involving a commercial truck and passenger vehicle on Highway 38 about eleven miles west of Elkton. Highway blockage is reported and ODOT and local emergency responders are on scene.

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Tsunami Debris washes ashore at Hauser

Photo by Jody Henson Two large tanks washed ashore today on the beach at Hauser. Mast Brothers Towing and the US Forest Service are attempting to further pull the tanks ashore. The tanks are likely tsunami debris from the March 11, 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan. If you discover debris of this nature, please follow [...]