1 hr ago
Oregon Scientists Use Krypton to Study Antarctic Ice, Clues in Ice Age Questions.
A team of scientists many from Oregon and with connections to the Oregon coast have made a discovery that uses radiometric krypton to successfully date ice from the Antarctic which will then allow more insight into the various ice ages of the Earth.
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2 hrs ago
Community Helpers donations as of April 27, 2014
The Oregon Department of Education awarded $664,000 to support STEM Education Center on the Oregon coast.
6 hrs ago
Roundup: Teacher firings; a street maintenance fee
Teacher firings raise hackles. And in California, where the threat of a ballot initiative on teacher firings looms, lawmakers weigh a bill that would streamline the appeals process for teachers accused of crimes against children.
16 hrs ago
Beer Touring Astoria, Oregon and Beyond
Most beer travelers around the Northwest fail to think of Astoria, Oregon as a worthwhile destination when planning their beer adventures.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Oregon Coast Goonies' Latest: Sequel Likely Written by Spielberg
Rumors of a sequel to the cult favorite "Goonies" seem to have taken yet another step onto even firmer ground, as TMZ is reporting that director Richard Donner is working on a new script idea with Steven Spielberg.
Travel Guide: Oregon Coast
Dinner for two with drinks and tip Inexpensive Under $25 Moderate $25-$75 Expensive Over $75 WHERE TO EAT Bowpicker Fish & Chips 1636 Duane Street, Astoria .
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Seaside Police detective's lawsuit claiming retaliation by Clatsop County prosecutor Josh Marquis dismissed
In an opinion issued Thursday , U.S. District Judge Marco Hernandez said Josh Marquis and his chief deputy district attorney, Ronald Brown, are entitled to absolute immunity for the prosecutorial decisions they make - including not calling Det.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Carrying guns on the beach may be legal, but it's not civil: Guest opinion
Let us consider the stories of two Oregon Coast men who enjoy walking on the beach but go about it in dramatically different ways.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Astoria school district closes due to stomach bug
A school district in northwest Oregon that has struggled all week with an outbreak of intestinal illness closed on Friday so its buildings can be scrubbed down.
Thank you to Astoria Neighborhoods readers
Thanks to you, my column, Astoria Neighborhoods, Faces and Places is now number 2 in two categories, Top Neighborhood examiners and top Faces and Places, and is now in the number 3 spot in Portland examiners.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
The nation's weather
A cold front approached the northwestern corner of the country on Thursday. This system pushed rainy weather across Washington, Oregon, Idaho and parts of northern California, while a mixture of rain and snow developed along the Cascades and the northern Rockies.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Buckman/Kerns Brewfest; Old Town's 40th: The Beer Here for the week of April 11-17
America's original craft brewers cut their teeth on Samuel Smith's, one of the original imported beers that inspired fans to make better beer here... Bolt Minister presides over the recently expanded brewery at Old Town Brewing on Northeast MLK Jr. Blvd. He's brewed at Astoria Brewing, Rock Bottom, Walking Man and Portland Brewing and he's found a ... (more)
Former Astoria bakery Waves of Grain now open in Portland
In September of 2013, Waves of Grain , the North Coast bakery, making breads and pastries for the city of Astoria, closed after seven years in business to relocate their bakery to Portland.
Salem's new city slogan is 'Salem: Historic heart of...
Who wouldn't love a city that can grow flowers like this? These are at Schreiner's Iris Gardens, just north of Keizer and the Salem metro area.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Film School Rejects
28 Things We Learned from 'The Goonies' Commentary
Whether you saw it in the theaters in the 80s, or watching it dozens of times while it played on HBO in the 90s, The Goonies has become an essential part of the childhood movie diet.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Astoria's Second Saturday Art Walk-Art for the whole community
Astoria's Second Saturday Art Walk is the place to be this Saturday, April 12, 2014.
N. Oregon Coast Earth Week Event Includes Talk on Foraging
The Cannon Beach History Center & Museum will again be a big part of the town's Annual Twelve Days of Earth Day event.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
This Week's Oregon Coast Weather Changes to a Bit More Gray
Oregon coast weather will shift down suddenly from the previously-predicted lovely sun and fun for this week.
Virus shutters Seaside shelter for a week
The Daily Astorian reports the shelter houses about 40 people per night, and the closure will likely force them to survive on the street for one week.
Astoria shelter closes after stomach virus sickens 12 people
The Daily Astorian reports that the shelter houses about 40 people per night, and the closure will likely force them to survive on the street for one week.