Oregon coast

(Photo credit Frederick Florin/AFP/Getty Images)

Series Of Quakes Strikes Off Northwest Coast; No Tsunamis

Scientists say a cluster of earthquakes ranging in magnitude up to 5.9 have struck off the coast of the Pacific Northwest, but haven’t been strong enough to generate tsunamis.


(photo credit: Sandra Mu/Getty Images )

New Baby Orca Among Discoveries For Whale Tracking Team

A new baby orca wasn’t the only interesting discovery NOAA Fisheries researchers made while tracking endangered killer whales at sea.

CBS Seattle–03/05/2015

File photo of a tree knocked over by a storm. (Photo by Dave Einsel/Getty Images)

Hunter Killed As Big Storm Pounds Ore. Coast

A storm pounding the Oregon coast has taken the life of an elk hunter near Nehalem.


credit: Shaun Tandon/AFP/Getty Images

Ocean-View Hiking at Oregon’s Heceta Head

Popular year round, the Valley and Heceta Head trails are part of the Oregon Coast Trail, a network of trails from Astoria to the California border.