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  1. Oregon students take to unicycles for physical educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | The Columbian

    Unicycling probably does not come to mind when you think about physical education at elementary school. An exception is in the Seaside School District.

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  2. Seaside sodomy case dismissed after lead investigator killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | The Columbian

    A Seaside man accused of sexual assault and sodomy has had the charges against him dropped because the lead investigator on his case was killed. The change is the latest in a string of legal repercussions following the death of Seaside Police Sgt.

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  3. Personal stories mark McKibbin memorial serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 23 | The Columbian

    Community leader John McKibbin was known by many names, his best friend and brother-in-law Rob Costa told a packed sanctuary. Costa's tribute to his friend was one of many at a memorial service punctuated with laughs and the occasional off-color moment Saturday afternoon at Columbia Presbyterian Church, where hundreds gathered to honor and reflect on the life and memory of McKibbin.

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  4. Video shows fatal shooting of officer, man in SeasideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 22 | The Columbian

    Officials have released police body camera footage showing the brief, hectic confrontation that led to the fatal shooting of an Oregon police officer and a suspect. The video released Thursday was taken from Seaside Police Officer David Davidson's perspective and shows the Feb. 5 shooting that killed Sgt.

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  5. Mother accused of killing child to undergo mental evaluationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | The Columbian

    Jessica Smith, left, appears for a hearing alongside her attorneys Lynne Morgan, center, and William Falls, right, at the Clatsop County Courthouse on Jan. 14 in Astoria, Ore. Smith is charged with aggravated murder and attempted aggravated murder in the drowning death of her 2-year-old daughter and cutting the throat of her teenage daughter in Cannon Beach, Ore.

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  6. Seaside football player crowned homecoming queen at halftimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | The Columbian

    The Daily Astorian reports that 17-year-old Whitney Westerholm won the title during Seaside High School's homecoming game at the end of September. The placekicker earned her spot on the football squad her senior year.

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  7. LNG critics ask Oregon governor to oppose projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | The Columbian

    ASTORIA, Ore.- Confident that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission will eventually issue a license for Oregon LNG's $6 billion liquefied natural gas terminal and pipeline on Warrenton, Ore.' s Skipanon Peninsula, opponents are calling on Gov. Kate Brown to take a stand against the project.

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  8. Weather Eye: Expect rain tonight through Thursday, then slight warmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2015 | The Columbian

    We struggled to make 60 degrees Monday, with all the clouds and scattered showers that were upon us. It was a far cry from Friday's 94 degrees.

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  9. Chinook retention at Buoy 10 closed starting SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2015 | The Columbian

    Retention of hatchery-origin chinook in the popular Buoy 10 salmon season at the mouth of the Columbia River is closed beginning Saturday, the result of an exceptional month of angling in the estuary. The decision by Washington and Oregon fishery managers on Thursday means anglers are limited to keeping only hatchery-origin coho in the 16 miles between Buoy No.

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  10. Astoria grapples with uptick in 'Goonies' house touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 | The Columbian

    An Astoria home featured in the 1985 classic "The Goonies" gets up to 1,500 visitors daily, and the property owner is asking for relief. The Daily Astorian reports an estimated 10,000 to 15,000 visitors were drawn to the area in June, when the Astoria-Warrenton Chamber of Commerce celebrated the film's 30th anniversary.

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  11. Seaside factors tsunami threat into expansion plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2015 | The Columbian

    Seaside officials have all the checkboxes ready for planning their expansion, public transportation, affordable housing and of course tsunami preparedness. The Daily Astorian reports that the Planning Commission heard public testimony last week on a proposal to amend the city's comprehensive plan and pull approximately 200 acres of new land into the urban growth boundary.

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  12. Bigger military training zone may cramp airspaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 | The Columbian

    The Oregon Air National Guard, which regularly flies over the North Coast, is proposing new training areas for the F-15 Eagle in local airspace that might conflict with private aircraft. A training area along the Oregon Coast from Astoria to Lincoln City, and a southwest corner of Washington state, could help the Air National Guard produce better combat pilots.

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  13. Oregon LNG loses lawsuit over land easementRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | The Columbian

    The Daily Astorian reported that a federal magistrate judge found Oregon LNG's challenge to a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' easement on the Skipanon Peninsula in Warrenton should be dismissed because the statute of limitations had expired. Oregon LNG claimed the Corps has no right to land beneath the water the company intends to use for an export terminal and pipeline project.

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  14. Oregon LNG loses lawsuit over land easement for terminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | The Columbian

    The Daily Astorian reports a federal magistrate judge found Oregon LNG's challenge to a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' easement on the Skipanon Peninsula in Warrenton should be dismissed because the statute of limitations had expired. Oregon LNG claimed the Corps has no right to land beneath the water the company intends to use for an export terminal and pipeline project.

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