Tag Archive for West Coast

No Fukushima radiation detected in West Coast kelp

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Scientists collecting kelp from along the West Coast say there’s no sign of radiation contamination from the 2011 Japanese nuclear disaster…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Mystery Boat Washes Up on West Coast

An old boat that washed ashore in Washington this week might be a blast from the past – a ship that was swept away from Japan during the devastating 2011 tsunami, officials said. …read more

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Feds Weigh Protecting Orcas in West Coast Waters

NOAA weighs protecting endangered orcas in waters off West Coast …read more

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Salesforce to Anchor West Coast's Tallest Building

Salesforce to be anchor tenant in San Francisco tower set to be West Coast’s tallest building …read more

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Watch: Evacuations, Rescues Amid Heavy Rainfall in Southern Calif.

Officials rescue a man and two dogs from the L.A. River as heavy rain pounds the West Coast. …read more

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Jason Mraz Announces Acoustic Tour

By Andrea Dresdale

JasonMraz.comJason Mraz, who’s hard at work on a new album, has announced an acoustic tour for next month. The trek kicks off March 15 in Santa Cruz, California, and visits various stops along the West Coast before wrapping up March 31 in Redding, California.

Tickets for the tour, which will feature Jason performing with his pals, the group Raining Jane, go on sale February 21. Jason has said in the past that his new album will be a collaboration between him and Raining Jane, because they’ve been writing songs together for quite some time.

After many long weeks experimenting in the studio, we’re ready to test our creations on the road. West coast here we come!” Jason wrote on his website. “Join us in March for an intimate run of shows and experience some of what’s to come on album5!”

Before the tour begins, Jason will appear at All for the Hall, a charity event benefiting the Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum in Nashville. He’ll be performing alongside classic rockers Heart, and country icons Vince Gill and Emmylou Harris. The event takes place March 4 …read more

From: Adult Contemporary Music News From ABC

Lawsuits Could Lead to Changes at Fish Hatcheries

As hatchery fish come to dominate rivers on West Coast, lawsuits target impacts on wild runs

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Oregon Offshore Wind Energy Farm Project Announced

Oregon could get West Coast’s first wind energy farm: 5 floating offshore turbines

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Group: protect orcas in West Coast waters

SEATTLE (AP) — A conservation group is asking federal officials to protect endangered killer whales in the marine waters off the West Coast…. …read more

From: AP Washington News


Monkey laboratory keeps low profile at Everett

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — One of the largest laboratories on the West Coast for research with monkeys is located in Everett…. …read more

From: AP Washington News