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***FERC Denies Jordan Cove Declaratory Order Petition***

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has denied a Jordan Cove petition for declaratory order. The company had sought intervention with regards to an Oregon Department of Environmental Quality denial of water quality permit as it relates to the clean water act. At its meeting today, the commission found that Jordan Cove was required to request [...]


Corrections Department Starts Planning for Shutter Creek Closure

The Department of Corrections has started the process of giving employees of the Shutter Creek Correctional Institution in Hauser relocation opportunities. That after the Governor released her plan to close the facility by January 2022. The Governor made references to three prison closures during an AP legislative preview last week. DOC Spokesman Zachary Erdman says [...]


*** BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT THROUGH WEDNESDAY ***

  *** BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT THROUGH WEDNESDAY *** Hazardous conditions as high and infrequent wave run-ups from a long period swell will likely result in sneaker waves on all area beaches along the southern Oregon Coast, including the beaches of Coos, Curry, and Douglas Counties. This event will be in effect from 2 AM through 10 AM [...]


*** BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT ***

*** HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM FRIDAY TO 8 AM SATURDAY – BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM SUNDAY THROUGH 3 PM SUNDAY AFTERNOON *** For the High Surf Advisory, large breaking waves of 20 to 25 feet. For the Beach Hazards Statement, high and infrequent wave run-ups from a very [...]


*** HIGH WIND WARNING FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM WEDNESDAY ***

*** HIGH WIND WARNING FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM WEDNESDAY *** Expect south winds 25 to 40 mph with gusts up to 70 mph expected on most of the southern Oregon coast and headlands. This includes portions of highway 101. Expect the strongest winds between Pistol River and Cape Arago, including Gold Beach [...]