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KOMO Seattle
Just how windy was it? Here's a list of peak gustsThe windstorm on Saturday will surely go into the record books for some of the
Just how windy was it? Here's a list of peak gusts
KOMO Seattle / Posted yesterday
The windstorm on Saturday will surely go into the record books for some of the strongest winds, if not strongest ever recorded in August. Winds on the coast hit well over 60 mph, including Destruction Island clocking a peak gust of 87 mph! But even... Read more
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KVAL Eugene
1 dead, over 450,000 without power as windstorm slams Northwest Note: Scott Sistek is live tweeting the storm giving information as it comes
1 dead, over 450,000 without power as windstorm slams Northwest
KVAL Eugene / Posted yesterday
Note: Scott Sistek is live tweeting the storm giving information as it comes in on his Twitter feed @ScottSKOMOThe Latest as of 3:55 p.m: * 1 dead in tree vs. car accident in Gig... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
1 dead, over 200,000 without power as windstorm slams over Seattle * 1 dead in tree vs. car accident in Gig Harbor * Peak of winds in Puget Sou
1 dead, over 200,000 without power as windstorm slams over Seattle
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted yesterday
* 1 dead in tree vs. car accident in Gig Harbor * Peak of winds in Puget Sound area under way now through 3 p.m. Tacoma Public Utilities had about 12,500. * Peak gust of 87 mph... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Weather Blog - Saturday morning storm bringing high windsThis storm has not disappointed along the coast...note the peak wind gusts as o
Weather Blog - Saturday morning storm bringing high winds
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted yesterday
This storm has not disappointed along the coast...note the peak wind gusts as of 8am. Many of these just occurred so we might see a few go a bit higher. I see the HTC Relay folks moved the finish line off the beach as tents/equipment started moving... Read more
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Northern Star
Injured sea eagle reunited with it's familyJUST after dark last week, an Ocean Shores family heard a loud crack as a branc
Injured sea eagle reunited with it's family
Northern Star / Posted 2 days ago
JUST after dark last week, an Ocean Shores family heard a loud crack as a branch broke from a nearby hoop pine. They went outside to investigate just in time to see a huge bird crash into their pool fence and then the side of the house. They were... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Local community groups share in Splendour grantsSPLENDOUR in the Grass is donating a total of $33,200 to five local community g
Local community groups share in Splendour grants
Daily Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
SPLENDOUR in the Grass is donating a total of $33,200 to five local community groups as part of its annual grants program, bringing to more than $400,000 the amount contributed to the local community over the last 15 years. Five groups will benefit,... Read more
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Northern Star
Local community groups share in Splendour grantsSPLENDOUR in the Grass is donating a total of $33,200 to five local community g
Local community groups share in Splendour grants
Northern Star / Posted 3 days ago
SPLENDOUR in the Grass is donating a total of $33,200 to five local community groups as part of its annual grants program, bringing to more than $400,000 the amount contributed to the local community over the last 15 years. Five groups will benefit,... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
State parks campfire ban lasts at least another weekThe statewide campfire and open flame ban in Oregon State Parks remains in plac
State parks campfire ban lasts at least another week
KTVZ Bend / Posted 3 days ago
The statewide campfire and open flame ban in Oregon State Parks remains in place for at least one more week, officials said Thursday, as conditions have not improved since the ban began Aug. 19. Fires are not allowed on properties owned and managed... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Fire ban continues at Oregon state parksA statewide campfire and open flame ban in Oregon state parks remains in place
Fire ban continues at Oregon state parks
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 3 days ago
A statewide campfire and open flame ban in Oregon state parks remains in place for at least one more week according to Oregon Parks and Recreation. Conditions have not improved since the ban began August 19. Fires are not allowed on properties... Read more
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Northern Star
Blocks of land from Roundhouse site to go up for saleBLOCKS of land from the former 'Roundhouse' site will be placed on the market,
Blocks of land from Roundhouse site to go up for sale
Northern Star / Posted 5 days ago
BLOCKS of land from the former 'Roundhouse' site will be placed on the market, Byron Shire Council have announced. A determination from the NSW Department of Planning on the recent planning proposal has seen the land gazetted as operational land,... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Blocks of land from Roundhouse site to go up for saleBLOCKS of land from the former 'Roundhouse' site will be placed on the market,
Blocks of land from Roundhouse site to go up for sale
Daily Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
BLOCKS of land from the former 'Roundhouse' site will be placed on the market, Byron Shire Council have announced. A determination from the NSW Department of Planning on the recent planning proposal has seen the land gazetted as operational land,... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Splendour gives out $33,200 to local groupsEACH year the Splendour in the Grass Festival provides cash donations to local
Splendour gives out $33,200 to local groups
Daily Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
EACH year the Splendour in the Grass Festival provides cash donations to local community groups. This year Splendour received an unprecedented number of applications and after careful review and much deliberation Splendour have announced the... Read more
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Northern Star
Splendour gives out $33,200 to local groupsEACH year the Splendour in the Grass Festival provides cash donations to local
Splendour gives out $33,200 to local groups
Northern Star / Posted 7 days ago
EACH year the Splendour in the Grass Festival provides cash donations to local community groups. This year Splendour received an unprecedented number of applications and after careful review and much deliberation Splendour have announced the... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Spate of six house fires in Byron sparks a fire-wise messageBYRON Bay Rural Fire Service Captain Gregg Miller says the six house fires in B
Spate of six house fires in Byron sparks a fire-wise message
Daily Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
BYRON Bay Rural Fire Service Captain Gregg Miller says the six house fires in Byron Bay in just eight weeks should be a stark reminder to people not to become complacent with fire safety. "There has been quite a spate of house fires in the area," he... Read more
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Northern Star
Spate of six house fires in Byron sparks a fire-wise messageBYRON Bay Rural Fire Service Captain Gregg Miller says the six house fires in B
Spate of six house fires in Byron sparks a fire-wise message
Northern Star / Posted 14 days ago
BYRON Bay Rural Fire Service Captain Gregg Miller says the six house fires in Byron Bay in just eight weeks should be a stark reminder to people not to become complacent with fire safety. "There has been quite a spate of house fires in the area," he... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Another Northern Rivers home burnt down: 4 in 3 weeksTWO Northern Rivers homes have been destroyed by fire over the weekend, making
Another Northern Rivers home burnt down: 4 in 3 weeks
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
TWO Northern Rivers homes have been destroyed by fire over the weekend, making a total of four properties lost in just over two weeks. The latest incident took place in the early hours of Sunday morning when emergency services were called to a rural... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Spate of six house fires in Byron sparks a fire-wise messageBYRON Bay Rural Fire Service Captain Gregg Miller says the six house fires in B
Spate of six house fires in Byron sparks a fire-wise message
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
BYRON Bay Rural Fire Service Captain Gregg Miller says the six house fires in Byron Bay in just eight weeks should be a stark reminder to people not to become complacent with fire safety. "There has been quite a spate of house fires in the area," he... Read more
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Northern Star
Councils plan for predicted flash floods across LismoreAUTHORITIES are ready to tackle predicted flash floods across Lismore. Civil e
Councils plan for predicted flash floods across Lismore
Northern Star / Posted 14 days ago
AUTHORITIES are ready to tackle predicted flash floods across Lismore. Civil engineering experts say it is time to act after research analysing three decades of weather patterns revealed rising temperatures could bring massive downpours and... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
Zany weather: Thunderstorms now; chilly rains FridaySEATTLE -- If there are two weather patterns that might be considered polar opp
Zany weather: Thunderstorms now; chilly rains Friday
KOMO Seattle / Posted 18 days ago
SEATTLE -- If there are two weather patterns that might be considered polar opposites for a Seattle summer, we're about to undergo both -- within the span of about 48 hours -- that will feature a 20 degree drop in temperatures and wild shift form a... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Local pothole progressBYRON Shire Council is currently out and about patching up potholes with a cont
Local pothole progress
Daily Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
BYRON Shire Council is currently out and about patching up potholes with a contract road crew working alongside the regular Councils crew to help speed up the pothole patching program. Byron Shire Council Director of Infrastructure Services Phi... Read more
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Northern Star
Local pothole progressBYRON Shire Council is currently out and about patching up potholes with a cont
Local pothole progress
Northern Star / Posted 19 days ago
BYRON Shire Council is currently out and about patching up potholes with a contract road crew working alongside the regular Councils crew to help speed up the pothole patching program. Byron Shire Council Director of Infrastructure Services Phi... Read more
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The Columbian
Coast Guard rescues 2 from aground vesselOcean Shores — The U.S. Coast Guard rescued two people after their 42-foot comm
Coast Guard rescues 2 from aground vessel
The Columbian / Posted 19 days ago
Ocean Shores — The U.S. Coast Guard rescued two people after their 42-foot commercial fishing vessel ran aground near Ocean Shores, on Washington's coast. The Coast Guard received a mayday call from the vessel at 5:47 a.m. Tuesday saying they had... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Coast Guard rescues 2 from fishing vesselOCEAN SHORES, Wash. (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard rescued to people after their 4
Coast Guard rescues 2 from fishing vessel
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 19 days ago
OCEAN SHORES, Wash. (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard rescued to people after their 42-foot commercial fishing vessel ran aground near Ocean Shores, on Washington's outer coast. The Coast Guard received a mayday call from the vessel at 5:47 a.m. Tuesday... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Residents reject pigeonhole of ageINSPIRED AT ANY AGE: Rob McGregor, Mount Maunagnui artist, says he makes a livi
Residents reject pigeonhole of age
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 19 days ago
INSPIRED AT ANY AGE: Rob McGregor, Mount Maunagnui artist, says he makes a living by "playing" with art. Photo/Andrew Warner The number of people aged 65 and over is expected to double in New Zealand in 20 years, according to the Ministry of Social... Read more
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Australian Senior Golfer
Kiwis beat Aussies (again!), Gold Coast Seniors … and more in our monthly senior amateur roundupDenis Dale wraps up recent events on the national senior amateur scene, includi
Kiwis beat Aussies (again!), Gold Coast Seniors … and more in our monthly senior amateur roundup
Australian Senior Golfer / Posted 20 days ago
Denis Dale wraps up recent events on the national senior amateur scene, including the annual Australia Vs NZ clash, Queensland Senior Amateur, Gold Coast Seniors and more. The Australian Senior Team at Sanctuary Cove Golf Club NATIONAL: Kiwis win a... Read more
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Northern Star
Another Northern Rivers home burnt down: 4 in 3 weeksTWO Northern Rivers homes have been destroyed by fire over the weekend, making
Another Northern Rivers home burnt down: 4 in 3 weeks
Northern Star / Posted 21 days ago
TWO Northern Rivers homes have been destroyed by fire over the weekend, making a total of four properties lost in just over two weeks. The latest incident took place in the early hours of Sunday morning when emergency services were called to a rural... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Third Byron Shire home burnt down in under three weeksA MEDIUM-sized Ocean Shores brick and tile home was devastated by fire last nig
Third Byron Shire home burnt down in under three weeks
Daily Examiner / Posted 23 days ago
A MEDIUM-sized Ocean Shores brick and tile home was devastated by fire last night. It took 23 firefighters and almost two hours to bring the fire on Orana Road under control. Four people evacuated before emergency services arrived at... Read more
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Northern Star
Third Byron Shire home burnt down in under three weeksINITIAL REPORT: A MEDIUM-sized Ocean Shores brick and tile home was devastated
Third Byron Shire home burnt down in under three weeks
Northern Star / Posted 23 days ago
INITIAL REPORT: A MEDIUM-sized Ocean Shores brick and tile home was devastated by fire last night. It took 23 firefighters and almost two hours to bring the fire on Orana Road under control. Four people evacuated before emergency services arrived... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Brave Bella survived burns, now she stars on Woolies tokensWHEN Bella Nicholson was just two years old, she was involved in a tragic backy
Brave Bella survived burns, now she stars on Woolies tokens
Daily Examiner / Posted 24 days ago
WHEN Bella Nicholson was just two years old, she was involved in a tragic backyard accident. Her leg caught on fire and she was left with extensive burns. Four years later Bella, of Ocean Shores, has had six operations, including skin grafting, and... Read more
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Northern Star
Brave Bella survived burns, now she stars on Woolies tokensWHEN Bella Nicholson was just two years old, she was involved in a tragic backy
Brave Bella survived burns, now she stars on Woolies tokens
Northern Star / Posted 24 days ago
WHEN Bella Nicholson was just two years old, she was involved in a tragic backyard accident. Her leg caught on fire and she was left with extensive burns. Four years later Bella, of Ocean Shores, has had six operations, including skin grafting, and... Read more
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Independent
MH370 Q&A: How did the flaperon reach Reunion? When and where will more wreckage show up?Q) How did the flaperon reach Reunion? It is a component that includes some ai
MH370 Q&A: How did the flaperon reach Reunion? When and where will more wreckage show up?
Independent / Posted 24 days ago
Q) How did the flaperon reach Reunion? It is a component that includes some air pockets, making it more buoyant than most of the aircraft. Five hundred days after the disappearance of MH370, it washed up about 2,500 miles west of the current search... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Dulwich Hill 'bungalow beauty' heads to market over unpaid ratesIt's got a good address, street appeal, and presumably one very unhappy owner.
Dulwich Hill 'bungalow beauty' heads to market over unpaid rates
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 26 days ago
It's got a good address, street appeal, and presumably one very unhappy owner. It's got a good address, kerb appeal, and presumably one very unhappy owner. But a property in Sydney's inner west is still expected to sell for more than $1 million... Read more
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Northern Star
Bowls: Southies cover themselves in glory at state finalsSOUTH Lismore No 1s covered themselves with glory at the state pennant finals a
Bowls: Southies cover themselves in glory at state finals
Northern Star / Posted 26 days ago
SOUTH Lismore No 1s covered themselves with glory at the state pennant finals at Dapto, making it through to the final before going down to the power-packed Taren Point 70-54. The score wasn't an indication of the closeness of the result - the... Read more

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