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May 27, 2014 at 6:54 AM

Tuesday Memo: Holds breath, passes out … Last razor clam dig … Gates cutting back on gifts

Along with being stupid, this could have been a lot worse: Police: Snohomish man holds breath in tunnel until he faints, causes 3-car crash Speaking of questionable moves … A Boise, Idaho, man has been busted for allegedly trying to move marijuana through the U.S. mail. Bill Gates is cutting back on gifts…

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May 27, 2014 at 5:55 AM

Last razor clam dig of season begins Tuesday

OLYMPIA (AP) — The last razor clam dig of the season begins today on Washington beaches. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife approved the digs after marine toxin tests showed the clams are safe to eat. Digging is allowed until noon at a series of beaches along the coast, beginning with Twin Harbors and Long…

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April 27, 2014 at 7:57 AM

8-day razor clam dig begins Sunday in Washington

OLYMPIA (AP) — State shellfish managers say razor clam digs begin Sunday on two Washington beaches. Clam digging is allowed at Twin Harbors and Long Beach each morning through May 4. Mocrocks beach will also be open to razor clam digging May 2 through May 4. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife approved the clam digs after…

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December 25, 2012 at 1:45 PM

Clam diggers get go-ahead for year-end tradition

The Associated Press     ASTORIA, Ore. – Fishery managers have approved four razor-clam digs in what has become a holiday season tradition for people near the Oregon-Washington border. From Dec. 28 to New Year’s Eve, diggers will get a chance to access the Twin Harbors area during low tide.  Long Beach and Mocrocks will open on…

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October 8, 2012 at 10:10 AM

Washington razor clam dig next weekend

The Associated Press Toxin tests show that razor clams on four Washington coast beaches are safe to eat. With those results, the state Fish and Wildlife Department has approved a five-day razor-clam dig beginning Saturday at Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Copalis and Mocrocks beaches. Details are available on the department’s website.

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April 17, 2012 at 10:50 AM

Several ocean beaches to open to clam digging

The Associated Press ABERDEEN – State fishery managers have approved a series of morning razor clam digs between April 21 and 23 at several ocean beaches. The digs are being announced after the latest round of marine toxin tests showed the clams are safe to eat. With the state’s razor clam season nearing an end, Long Beach…

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December 23, 2011 at 10:50 AM

High surf advisory during Washington clam dig

The Associated Press ABERDEEN – The National Weather Service has issued a high surf advisory for the Washington coast Friday night at the same time clam diggers will be out on four beaches. KBKW reports Grays Harbor County Emergency Management is urging diggers to watch for large waves and to not turn their backs to the ocean. The Fish…

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