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No Damage Reported From Fourth of July Magnitude 4.2 Quake In Oregon

Hundreds of people reported to the U.S. Geological Survey that they felt the magnitude 4.2 quake, which struck at 8:42 a.m. Saturday near Eugene and Springfield, Oregon.

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Screenshot of virtual tour inside a brewery on Street View in Google Maps (CBS)

Virtual Tour Of North Bay Vineyards, Breweries, Scenic Spots Along Highway 101 On Google Street View

You won’t need a designated driver to tour wineries and breweries along California’s Route 101 anymore now that the scenic route has been added to Street Street View on Google Maps.

06/30/2015

Sea surface temperature anomaly off the coast of Washington and Oregon for April 2014, compared to 1981-2010. (NOAA)

Private Computers Needed To Determine If Mysterious ‘Blob’ Of Warm Water In Pacific Is Causing CA Drought

The Blob is a mass of warm water lurking in the Pacific, and scientists need volunteers to help them determine if it’s causing California’s historic drought.

06/29/2015

Ski Resort During The Summer (credit: Randy Yagi)

5 US Ski Resorts Worth Visiting In The Summer

Many of America’s best resorts remain open during the summer months, including one that’s even open for snow skiing.

06/24/2015

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Quake Cluster Strikes Off Northwest Coast Near Oregon

A series 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, scientists said.

06/02/2015

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Three 5+ Magnitude Earthquakes Hit Oregon Coast In 12 Hours

A third large earthquake struck off the coast of Oregon Monday but officials say no tsunami was triggered.

06/01/2015

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4 Earthquakes Strike Oregon Coast Overnights

Three sizable earthquakes struck off the coast of Oregon Monday but officials say no tsunamis were triggered.

06/01/2015

Christy O'Donnell is 43 years old and has terminal cancer. A single mother, a former cop and a practicing attorney, she wants the world to know how the lack of end-of-life options in California is affecting her final days.(Compassion & Choices/YouTube)

Christian California Mother With Terminal Cancer Files Lawsuit To Die Her Way

A terminally ill single mother from Southern California is fighting for the right to have a doctor provide her medication so she can end her life peacefully and painlessly.

05/18/2015

Location of the Axial Seamount off the Oregon coast. (NOAA)

Undersea Volcano Apparently Erupts Off Oregon Coast, No Tsunami Threat

An active undersea volcano off the Oregon Coast has apparently begun a new eruption — an event which was predicted by two scientists months ago.

05/02/2015

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Oregon Brewers Use Purified Recycled Wastewater To Make Beer

A brew crew in Oregon has come up with a resourceful way of making beer from recycled and purified wastewater. But does it pass the taste test? And will drought-stricken California catch on?

04/29/2015

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