It's a surprisingly common question we get around here: "What's the difference between 'partly sunny' and 'mostly cloudy'? Isn't it if it's one, it's also the other?"
Famous authors can make their boats famous too: Hemingway, Darwin, Cousteau, even Humphrey Bogart. Famous boats often fall into disrepair before a resurrection.
A sea turtle that was rescued from frigid Northwest waters and treated at the Oregon Coast Aquarium has caught a ride back to California on a Coast Guard training flight.
A team of scientists from Oregon State University and the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is studying an unusual fish captured alive in a crab pot near Port Orford this week called a striped knifejaw that is native to Japan, as well as China and Korea.
A sea turtle that was rescued from frigid Northwest waters and treated at the Oregon Coast Aquarium in Newport is catching a ride back to California on a Coast Guard training flight.
It was a bit of a surprise considering there wasn't much solar flare activity but the Northern Lights made a faint appearance over Western Washington Monday night.
To check on the health of the giant Pacific octopus population in Puget Sound, an unusual census takes place every year.
Trip visits to Smith Rock State Park, the John Day Fossil Beds National Monument and Crater Lake National Park surged in 2014 due in large part, according to parks officials, to the state's savvy "Seven Wonders of Oregon" media campaign.
Right now no one is good enough to rehabilitate black bears in Oregon, where no rehab centers have the facilities, staff and policies in place to meet the meticulous protocols for ensuring that cubs raised in captivity don't turn into nuisance bears once released.
"There's big seas, high winds and bad weather. There's lots of steep cliffs, there's lots of inaccessible areas," Coast Guard pilot Lt. Caroline Kearney said. "We usually don't get a lot of calls here, but when we do they're usually pretty serious when the helicopter gets called out."
A 5.7 earthquake shook off the coast of Northern California on Wednesday just before 1:09 p.m.
The Yaquina Head Lighthouse will re-open for free public tours starting Sunday.
Wolves in Oregon have hit the threshold for consideration of taking them off the state endangered species list.
Watch #LiveOnKVAL Thursday at 6 or 11 p.m. for a special report on the Coast Guard and the Oregon Coast.