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Great Oregon ShakeOut set for 10:17 a.m. on Oct. 17

Lincoln County Emergency Management is encouraging community members, businesses, and community groups to register and participate in the 2019 Great Oregon ShakeOut at 10:17 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 17.

Strike-slip fault causes shallow 6.3 magnitude earthquake off coast

A shallow 6.3 earthquake was felt along the Oregon Coast at 8:07 a.m. Thursday but the United States Geological Survey (USGS) says not to worry due to the type of quake it was and where it happened.

Lincoln County communities, organizations deemed tsunami ready

Several communities and organizations in Lincoln County recently received the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) TsunamiReady and StormReady recertification.

Gomberg: It’s past time to make waves about the looming tsunami

I have spent much of the past year arguing that that Oregon needs, at long last, to get serious about emergency, earthquake, and tsunami planning.

‘Swarm’ of earthquakes 230 miles off the Oregon Coast

A series of Earthquakes registering 5.0, 5.3 and 5.4 and accompanying aftershocks were detected by the United States Geologic Survey 230 miles off the Oregon Coast Saturday.

Magnitude 4.7 earthquake strikes 230 miles off Southern Oregon Coast

A magnitude 4.7 earthquake occurred off the Oregon Coast at 7:11 a.m. Wednesday, six miles beneath the surface according to the United States Geological Survey.

Magnitude 3.0 earthquake 2 1/2 miles SE of Rose Lodge

The United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported a magnitude 3.0 earthquake 2 1/2 miles southeast of Rose Lodge at 11:04 a.m. this morning. 

Tsunami safety revamped for hospitality industry

The hospitality industry in Oregon has an updated tool to help prepare employees, residents and visitors for a tsunami.

Family Promise’s Tsunami Run to benefit area homeless

Family Promise of Lincoln County will stage the 2019 Tsunami Run to help the organization continue to serve homeless families throughout the area.

USGS: Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills worldwide Oct. 18

Everyone, everywhere, should know how to protect themselves during an earthquake. Don’t leave it to luck.
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