Month: December 2012

Coast Radio News

Local News – 2nd Japanese Dock Washes up on West Coast – Feds Approve Lane Transit Rapid Bus – Injured Deputy Returns to Oregon

Washington Dock likely From Japan A scientist who examined the dock that has washed ashore on Washington’s Olympic Peninsula last week says it looks just like the one that came ashore on a central Oregon beach last summer. John Chapman, an assistant professor of fisheries at Oregon State University’s Hatfield […]

3rd AP Oregon Minute

OR–3rd NewsMinute/254 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) – Emergency officials say a tour bus that crashed along icy Interstate 84 in eastern Oregon highway was en route from Las Vegas to Vancouver, British Columbia. Oregon State Police say nine people died when […]

2nd AP Oregon Minute

OR–2nd NewsMinute/263 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) – The stretch of I-84 in rural Oregon where a tour bus crashed yesterday is so notorious that highway officials have published a specific advisory warning of its dangers. Nine people were killed and more […]

1st AP Oregon Minute

OR–1st NewsMinute/354 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) – Emergency officials say a tour bus that careened through a guardrail along an icy Oregon highway and several hundred feet down a steep embankment yesterday, killing nine people, was en route from Las Vegas […]

3rd AP Oregon Minute

OR–3rd NewsMinute/286 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – The year is ending with more than 50 inches of rain falling in 2012 in Portland. The National Weather Service office tells The Oregonian it will be the fourth-wettest calendar year since 1940 when […]

AP Northwest Sports

NW–SportsMinute/262 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press RENTON, Wash. (AP) – Seattle cornerback Richard Sherman has won his appeal of a four-game suspension for use of performance enhancing substances, making him eligible for the NFL playoffs. Sherman posted “I won,” on his […]