Articles tagged with: Oregon Coast

23 January 2015

Sea lion invasion

Posted in Local, Regional

Ore. -- (KGW) Oregon's Port of Astoria and its neighbors are up in arms over another invasion of sea lions on the docks. Two hundred animals, mainly California sea lions, haul out on the docks day ...

22 March 2014

Whale watching week

Posted in Local, Regional, Weather

Brookings, Ore.-- Saturday marks the first day of whale watching week on the Oregon coast. It's the time of year where about 18,000 gray whales will pass close to Oregon heading from Baja California ...

10 March 2014

Why coastal earthquake did not cause tsunami

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- A significant earthquake shook the coast of northern California Sunday night, with tremors felt as far as Grants Pass and Mt. Shasta  It hit 50-miles west of Eureka at 10:18 pm ...

09 March 2014

6.9 magnitude earthquake hits northern California Coast

Posted in Local

Eureka, Cali. -- At about 10:18 Sunday night, the USGS reported a 6.9 magnitude earthquake struck off the Northern California coast about 50 miles west of Eureka. NBC 5 News received calls into the ...