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April 10, 2014 at 10:52 AM

Alligator found in Ocean Shores

The Daily World, Aberdeen (MCT) Ocean Shores Police Department officers found a four-foot alligator in the back seat of a car in the 600 block of Ocean Shores Boulevard Northwest. The department received several tips about the animal and got a search warrant Wednesday. A 51-year-old Ocean Shores resident was apparently trying to remove the alligator…


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October 3, 2013 at 12:45 PM

Abandoned sailboat washes up in Ocean Shores

The Associated Press OCEAN SHORES — A 40-foot sailboat that had to be abandoned in a helicopter rescue off Tillamook, Ore. during Saturday’s storm, has washed up at Ocean Shores, about 100 miles north. KBKW reports police spotted the boat’s mast Wednesday and they recovered what they could during low tide, including the dinghy. The boat is breaking…


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June 17, 2013 at 8:49 AM

Federal Way surf fisherman found dead at Ocean Shores

UPDATE, 5:27 p.m. | King County Sheriff’s officials located the second man alive this morning in the Seattle area. He hadn’t accompanied Inocencio on the fishing trip. ORIGINAL POST | OCEAN SHORES (AP) — The Coast Guard and deputies are searching for a second possible body after a surf fisherman was found dead Sunday at Ocean…


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June 13, 2013 at 1:33 PM

Dead whale at Ocean Shores likely struck by a ship, expert says

UPDATE, 4;50 p.m. | Cascadia Research Collective’s John Calambokidis says the whale, a 68-foot fin whale, likely died after being struck by a ship. The whale had evidence of blunt force trauma. Calambokidis says fin whales are at higher risk of being hurt by ship strikes. He says the reason is under study but it may…


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April 24, 2013 at 12:02 PM

Updated murder charge in Ocean Shores baby death

OCEAN SHORES (AP) — The charge against a man accused of killing his newborn baby daughter at Ocean Shores has been upgraded to first-degree murder. Patrick Parnel had been charged with second-degree murder. KXRO reports the charge was amended Tuesday and the 21-year-old was rebooked into the Grays Harbor County Jail with bail doubling to $1…


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April 12, 2013 at 9:44 AM

2 walk away from Ocean Shores helicopter crash

The Associated Press OCEAN SHORES, Grays Harbor County — A helicopter has crash-landed at the Hogan’s Corner air strip at Ocean Shores. Grays Harbor Undersheriff Dave Pimentel tells KXRO the 76-year-old man piloting the copter and a 51-year-old woman passenger had no obvious injuries. They had flown from Forest Grove, Ore., Friday morning for clam digging on…


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June 5, 2012 at 12:14 PM

$2,000 guitar recovered in Ocean Shores

The Associated Press OCEAN SHORES — Bassist Lynn Sorensen’s stolen guitar has been recovered at Ocean Shores. Police says a suspect was overheard bragging about it early Tuesday, and he surrendered it after officers contacted him. KBKW reports the Ocean Shores man is cooperating with the investigation. Sorensen’s $2,000 bass guitar was stolen from a vehicle over the weekend…


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May 9, 2012 at 10:32 AM

Fatal hit-and-run crash in Ocean Shores

The Associated Press OCEAN SHORES — Police say an injured passenger from an Ocean Shores hit-and-run was first taken to a residence before he reached a hospital where he was dead on arrival. Police suspect speed and alcohol were factors in the Tuesday night crash. A car driver could be charged with vehicular homicide. The occupants of a…


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