Articles tagged with: Astoria

04 June 2015

UPDATE: Fake orca mission scrubbed

Posted in Regional

Updated (6/5 10 a.m.) -- (KGW) After a rough start, a fake killer whale finally took to the water off Astoria, in an effort to scare off sea lions. The mission was called off late Thursday, howeve ...

28 May 2015

Oregon combats sea lion invasion

Posted in Regional

Astoria, Ore. --- (KGW)  Oregon's Port of Astoria has started using beach balls to try and keep thousands of sea lion off of its docks.This comes after the Port bought into the idea of bringing a f ...

12 May 2015

Court docs: Girl kidnapped, raped before left in Astoria

Posted in Regional

(Updated 5/15 9:00 am) Astoria, Ore. -- (KGW) The suspect in the kidnapping of a 15-year-old Calif. girl has been captured near Cannon Beach. The girl is already safely back with her family, after e ...

27 March 2015

More than 2,300 sea lions on Astoria docks

Posted in Regional

Astoria, Ore. -- (KGW) Sea lions have returned to Astoria in record numbers. The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife counted 2,340 on the docks of the East Mooring Basin last Friday. Some, includ ...

10 June 2014

'Goonies' galore in Astoria

Posted in Regional, Entertainment

Astoria, Ore. -- (Daily Astorian) Hundreds hit Astoria in celebration of the cult classic You may notice a few more pirates walking the streets this weekend, or perhaps more crossbones scattered ar ...