Crab Season Rescue Re-Ignites Debate

NEWPORT, Ore. — Monday is the first day of crab season, but it also marks a dangerous time for fisherman, who say this is the time of year for really dangerous storms. It proved to be true over the weekend, when a boat of five fishermen had to be rescued after their boat sank in … Continue reading »

Dredging Underway For 1st Time in Years

PORT ORFORD, Ore. — The day’s catch was hoisted up for one Port Orford fisherman, who beat the high tide rush that has become the norm at the port of Port Orford. The port hasn’t received its needed annual dredging since federal funding stopped in 2010, leaving high tide the only time the dozens of … Continue reading »