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Scrappy Oregon startup to test its wave-energy device this summer

Astoria News from Yahoo - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 14:22
M3 Wave LLC's CEO, Mike Morrow, plans to deploy a unique wave-energy device off the coast of Oregon on or around Aug. 28, weather permitting. He and co-founder Mike Delos-Reyes invented it while students at Oregon State University in the early 1990s.
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Scrappy Oregon startup to test its wave-energy device this summer

Astoria News from Yahoo - Mon, 08/18/2014 - 13:31
M3 Wave LLC's CEO, Mike Morrow, plans to deploy a unique wave-energy device off the coast of Oregon on or around Aug. 28, weather permitting. He and co-founder Mike Delos-Reyes invented it while students at Oregon State University in the early 1990s.
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12 fun movie locations to visit

Astoria News from Yahoo - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 22:02
Nothing against L.A. studios, the Manhattan skyline, the Golden Gate Bridge and those tax-credit incentive states -- "Lights, Camera, Georgia!" -- that know how to reel in a big movie production.
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Fitch Affirms Columbia Memorial Hospital (OR) Revs at 'BBB-'; Outlook Stable

Astoria News from Yahoo - Wed, 08/13/2014 - 15:22
Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'BBB-' rating on the following Hospital Facilities Authority of the City of Astoria, Oregon bonds, issued on behalf of Columbia Memorial Hospital (CM
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Cross-country trek carries message about Shriners Hospitals

Astoria News from Yahoo - Wed, 08/13/2014 - 05:56
Anna Harrington is seeing the country and telling a story.Her walk across America – Astoria, Oregon, to Boston in about seven months – brought her through Eastern Jackson County for a couple of days.And Missouri so far?“I love all the trees,” she said Monday after walking down Interstate 70 from Independence to Bates City.She is walking to raise awareness about Shriners Hospitals. Nine years ago ...
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Mother accused of killing 2-yr-old child smiles, winks during court appearance

Astoria News from Yahoo - Tue, 08/12/2014 - 18:49
ASTORIA, Ore. — A woman accused of killing her 2-year-old child before trying to slit her teenage daughter’s throat has pleaded not guilty to murder and attempted murder. Jessica Smith appeared by video in Clatsop County Circuit Court in Oregon on Tuesday. She smiled throughout the hearing. When asked whether she understood that she would […]
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Mother smiles through hearing accusing her of killing toddler, injuring teenager in Oregon

Astoria News from Yahoo - Tue, 08/12/2014 - 18:42
ASTORIA, Ore. — A woman accused of killing her 2-year-old child before trying to slit her teenage daughter's throat has pleaded not guilty to murder and attempted murder. Jessica Smith appeared by video in Clatsop County Circuit Court in Oregon on Tuesday. She smiled throughout the hearing. When asked whether she understood that she would not be released before a Sept. 30 court date, she winked ...
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Documents detail death of toddler at Oregon motel

Astoria News from Yahoo - Tue, 08/12/2014 - 18:11
ASTORIA, Ore. (AP) — Notes left by a mother accused of drowning her 2-year-old and cutting the throat of her teenage daughter recounted the attack and said the "baby didn't suffer as she fell asleep in the water," according to an arrest warrant affidavit unsealed Tuesday.
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Oregon's unemployment rate 6.9% in July

Astoria News from Yahoo - Tue, 08/12/2014 - 17:37
Oregon's unemployment rate ticked up a tiny fraction in July to 6.9 percent. The state's unemployment rate has been bouncing between 6.8 and 6.9 percent for the past six months. The national average is 6.2 percent.
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Documents detail death of infant at Oregon motel

Astoria News from Yahoo - Tue, 08/12/2014 - 16:16
ASTORIA, Ore. (AP) — Notes left by a mother accused of drowning her infant daughter and cutting the throat of her teenager recounted the attack and said the "baby didn't suffer as she fell asleep in the water," according to an arrest warrant affidavit unsealed on Tuesday.
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Oregon mother smiles through hearing accusing her of killing her infant, injuring teenager

Astoria News from Yahoo - Tue, 08/12/2014 - 16:04
The Oregon mother accused of killing her infant daughter before trying to slit her teenage daughter's throat has pleaded not guilty to murder and attempted murder.
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Mom accused in deadly attack on kids smiles, winks at plea hearing

Astoria News from Yahoo - Tue, 08/12/2014 - 16:03
ASTORIA, Ore. (AP) — A Washington woman accused of killing her infant daughter before trying to slit her teenage daughter’s throat has pleaded not guilty to murder and attempted murder.
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Mother smiles through hearing on child's slaying

Astoria News from Yahoo - Tue, 08/12/2014 - 15:19
ASTORIA, Ore. (AP) — A woman accused of killing her infant daughter before trying to slit her teenage daughter's throat has pleaded not guilty to murder and attempted murder.
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Mother smiles through hearing on child's slaying - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports

Astoria News from Yahoo - Tue, 08/12/2014 - 15:10
ASTORIA, Ore. (AP) - The Oregon mother accused of killing her infant daughter before trying to slit her teenage daughter's throat has pleaded not guilty to murder and attempted murder.
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Oregon mother smiles through hearing accusing her of killing her infant, injuring teenager

Astoria News from Yahoo - Tue, 08/12/2014 - 15:04
ASTORIA, Ore. — The Oregon mother accused of killing her infant daughter before trying to slit her teenage daughter's throat has pleaded not guilty to murder and attempted murder.
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In 'Astoria,' author breathes new life into overshadowed history

Astoria News from Yahoo - Sat, 08/09/2014 - 20:56
A long, lonesome stretch of Oregon road at twilight helped provide the initial burst of inspiration for Peter Stark’s new book, “Astoria.“
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In 'Astoria,' author breathes new life into overshadowed history

Astoria News from Yahoo - Sat, 08/09/2014 - 20:56
A long, lonesome stretch of Oregon road at twilight helped provide the initial burst of inspiration for Peter Stark’s new book, “Astoria.“
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Cannon Beach murder suspect arrested, husband worried weeks before about daughters’ ‘overall well-being’

Astoria News from Yahoo - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 14:41
ASTORIA, Ore. — The husband of Cannon Beach murder suspect Jessica Smith filed documents showing he was concerned about his daughters’ well-being just weeks before one of his daughters was found dead and another injured in a Oregon Coast hotel room, KPTV reports. According to KPTV, Greg Smith — the father of 2-year-old Isabella Smith […]
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Washington mom in jail for murdering 2-year-old daughter at Oregon resort

Astoria News from Yahoo - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 09:48
Matt Bradwell CANNON BEACH, Ore., Aug. 4 (UPI) -- A woman has been arrested in Oregon in connection with the death of her 2-year-old daughter in a beach resort.
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Mother to appear on charge of killing 2-year-old daughter at Oregon coastal resort

Astoria News from Yahoo - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 09:19
ASTORIA, Ore. — A woman accused of killing her 2-year-old daughter at an Oregon coastal inn goes to court Monday. Authorities arrested 40-year-old Jessica Smith of Goldendale, Washington, on Sunday in the woods east of Cannon Beach. She's accused of aggravated murder and attempted aggravated murder.
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