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Port of Astoria signs on to support Cannery Pier oil cleanup

The city and Clatsop County are planning similar resolutions.

The Port of Astoria Commission passed a resolution Tuesday to work cooperatively in the cleanup of a costly oil spill at the Cannery Pier Hotel. 17 more words

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Body recovered from Detroit River while Windsor Police rescue another man

The Windsor Police Service responded to reports of a man in the Detroit River near Caron Avenue early Tuesday afternoon, but while helping the individual safely ashore another body was spotted floating in the same area. 119 more words

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March Meeting: Legendary Father-Son Duo

The Missouri Aviation Historical Society will kick off their second meeting of 2018 with a special presentation by Ron Spence! His father Wayne flew as an F2H Banshee pilot during the Korean War, and among other friendships, counted Neil Armstrong as one of his closest confidants. 55 more words


Behind the Scenes With the U.S. Coast Guard in San Pedro

Christina Pascucci recently got to go behind the scenes with the U.S. Coast Guard. Her report was featured on the KTLA 5 Morning News on Feb. 88 more words

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Coast Guard cutter returns to Portsmouth after seizing $252 million in cocaine

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — The crew of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Northland returned to Portsmouth on Thursday after a drug patrol in the eastern Pacific Ocean. 209 more words


Oil spill cleanup efforts near Cannery Pier Hotel wind down as costs rise

Costs now at $900,000, containment boom expected to remain in place for months.

While cleanup efforts of an oil spill near the Cannery Pier Hotel are winding down, costs have climbed to $900,000 and containment boom is expected to remain in place near the hotel for months. 19 more words

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U.S. Picks Up $18M Tab To Refurbish, Donate Coast Guard Ships To Costa Rica

BALTIMORE (WJZ)– The U.S. ambassador to Costa Rica and the Costa Rican ambassador to the U.S. were in South Baltimore Tuesday to celebrate the transfer of two very special patrol ships. 284 more words