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Area cyclist pedals 4,233 miles in 21 days for race

Astoria News from Yahoo - 1 hour 41 min ago
Growing up in a Mennonite family, Jesse Stauffer often traveled the roads in Snyder County on a bicycle.
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Astoria crash victim identified

Astoria News from Yahoo - 3 hours 31 min ago
Oregon State Police said the crash occurred just before 7 p.m. when a westbound 1999 Toyota Tacoma crossed the centerline on U.S. 30 and sideswiped an eastbound 1993 Ford pickup truck.
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One person killed in two-vehicle crash on Highway 30 near Astoria

Astoria News from Yahoo - 3 hours 35 min ago
A Warrenton man was killed Friday morning in a fatal two-vehicle crash just east of Astoria that shut down Highway 30 for about three hours, according to Oregon State Police. A Longview woman was among two people injured in the crash.
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One lane of Highway 30 near Astoria reopens following fatal crash

Astoria News from Yahoo - 11 hours 5 min ago
U.S. Highway 30 was closed in both directions for about three hours following a fatal crash Friday morning near milepost 94, 3 miles east of Astoria.
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Highway 30 crash near Astoria kills one, injures two

Astoria News from Yahoo - 13 hours 16 min ago
A crash cleanup and investigation closed a stretch of Highway 30 for hours, but it has since fully reopened.
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Fatal crash reported on U.S. 30 near Astoria

Astoria News from Yahoo - 14 hours 1 min ago
The crash occurred at milepost 94, east of Astoria, Oregon State Police said.
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Stephen A. Halsey: The Father of Astoria

Astoria News from Yahoo - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 10:10
BY JACKIE STRAWBRIDGE Staff Writer Although the neighborhood bears his name, Astoria owes little of its legacy and charm to John Jacob Astor. Rather, we have a fur trader named Stephen A. Halsey to thank for the community’s existence, according to Greater Astoria Historical Society executive director Bob Singleton. “[Halsey] would go home to Flushing […]
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Woman spends 12 hours in car with dead passenger after Oregon crash

Astoria News from Yahoo - Tue, 07/22/2014 - 09:42
A Vancouver woman spent 12 hours trapped in a car with her dead passenger before being found by a hitchhiker after an accident near Cannon Beach on Sunday, Oregon State Police said.
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Colorado man dies after leap from Oregon falls

Astoria News from Yahoo - Tue, 07/22/2014 - 09:36
Authorities say a 45-year-old Colorado man died when he jumped from Youngs River Falls near the Oregon Coast and drowned.
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Man dies after leap from falls near Oregon Coast

Astoria News from Yahoo - Tue, 07/22/2014 - 08:02
Authorities say a 45-year-old Colorado man died when he jumped from Youngs River Falls near the Oregon Coast and drowned.
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Woman spends 12 hours in car with dead passenger after Oregon crash

Astoria News from Yahoo - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 20:34
A Vancouver woman spent 12 hours trapped in a car with her dead passenger before being found by a hitchhiker after an accident near Cannon Beach on Sunday, Oregon State Police said.
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Woman spends 12 hours in car with dead passenger after Cannon Beach crash

Astoria News from Yahoo - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 11:33
A Vancouver woman spent 12 hours trapped in a car with her dead passenger before being found by a hitchhiker after an accident near Cannon Beach on Sunday, Oregon State Police said.
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Hearing a proxy for coal, oil debate

Astoria News from Yahoo - Sun, 07/20/2014 - 19:08
Panel weighs funds for Connect Oregon projects. What the Oregon Transportation Commission does at its next meeting in August may shape the fate of projects prosed to ease the movement of coal and oil through the state. The commission action is tied to 37 nonhighway projects, most of them not ...
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Grizzlies surprise southern squads on Oregon road trip

Astoria News from Yahoo - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 16:21
The GW Graham Grizzlies surprised some American opponents, winning a seven-on-seven passing tourney at Oregon's Rilea Army Base.
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Portland Film Festival Hosts 'Sex Ed' World Premiere

Astoria News from Yahoo - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 08:05
The Portland Film Festival will be presenting the world premiere of Sex Ed , a new romantic comedy directed by Isaac Feder and starring Academy Award-nominated actor Haley Joel Osment. OPB's Ifanyi Bell talked with them about their new film.
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Astoria chef to represent Oregon at Great American Seafood Cook-Off

Astoria News from Yahoo - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 13:46
An Oregon man is one of 18 chefs who will compete at the 11th Annual Great American Seafood Cook-Off in Louisiana later this summer.
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Ride for Gabe promotes research for rare genetic disorder

Astoria News from Yahoo - Sat, 07/12/2014 - 15:00
Cycling has taken on a new purpose for the riders of the Ride4Gabe team that is traveling through Casper over the weekend.
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States reopen chinook salmon fishing below Bonneville

Astoria News from Yahoo - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 00:09
Recreational chinook salmon fishermen will get an additional three weeks of fishing on the main stem Columbia river downstream of Bonneville Dam under rules adopted Wednesday by fishery managers from Oregon and Washington.
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Trio makes pit stop in Danville during a 4,300-mile cycling trek across America for charity

Astoria News from Yahoo - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 13:33
Pam Wright/pwright@amnews.comThe trio say goodbye to Danville as they head on to Berea. They started the Trail Across America on May 4 in Astoria, Oregon, and expect to finish in Yorktown, Virginia, within the next two weeks.
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Millions of jellyfish-like creatures wash up on Oregon beaches

Astoria News from Yahoo - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 11:21
Millions of small purple jellyfish-like creatures piled up onto the beaches making for quite a sight.
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