coast

Preparing for Labor Day in coastal cities

CURRY CO., Ore. – With triple digit heat in the valley and a holiday weekend fast approaching, coastal towns are preparing for travelers.  While some areas are welcoming tourists with open arms, others like Bend are asking them to stay home. All …

Big waves wreak havoc on the Oregon Coast

LINCOLN CITY, Ore. (KATU/CNN) – Big surf, high wind, rain and hail pummeled Lincoln City. “We’ve seen big high tides, water in the parking lot and debris, but nothing like this,” said Sydney Simon, the manager at Kyllo’s restaurant. “The waves were …

Man swept into ocean near Brookings

CURRY COUNTY, Ore. – A 21-year-old Nevada man was reportedly swept off coastal rocks into the Pacific Ocean in Curry County. Oregon State Police said the incident occurred at about 10:30 a.m. on the morning of January 3 near Brookings off Highway …