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In Astoria, a pantry for students, by students  Daily Astorian

In a suite of classrooms on the second floor of the Capt. Robert Gray School building, Astoria High School students study at their own pace toward graduation ...

South Fulton baseball squad tallies 1st win - News  Aledo Times Record

The South Fulton baseball team notched its first victory of the season Wednesday, defeating Southeastern 10-8 at Astoria High School.

Snowy weather prompts school closures  Daily Astorian

Snowy weather prompted Astoria and Knappa schools to cancel classes and after-school activities today and led to several accidents on icy roadways.

Everyday People: Ballet director comes back to her Astoria roots  Daily Astorian

Lisa Sundstrom, who directs the training company of the Oregon Ballet Theatre, didn't always love ballet. In fact, when she was first taking classes her mom ...

Pizazz places second in competition | Community  Daily Astorian

This year, the Astoria High School Pizazz Dance Team competition theme is “Welcome to Our Tribe,” featuring the song “The Chain” by Fleetwood Mac.

Warrenton Grade School principal chosen as superintendent  Daily Astorian

WARRENTON — The Warrenton-Hammond School Board has chosen Tom Rogozinski, the principal of Warrenton Grade School since 2013, as the school ...

Community Notes: March 8, 2019 | Community  Daily Astorian

Lower Columbia R/C Society — 8:30 a.m., Buoy 9 Restaurant & Lounge, 996 Pacific Drive, Hammond. Local Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) chartered ...

Investigation launched after threats at Astoria High School  Daily Astorian

Police are investigating alleged threats of violence by a student at Astoria High School.

Letter: A great season  Daily Astorian

Congrats to our Astoria High School girls basketball team. They had a great season. I have been around basketball for more than 50 years as a player, coach ...

Students dissect sharks for fishery class | Community  Daily Astorian

On Feb. 20, as part of Lee Cain's fisheries course, students from Astoria High School dissected juvenile salmon sharks (lamna ditropis) and blue sharks ...

Warrenton teen dies of flu complications  Daily Astorian

Locals are grieving after the loss of Timothy Pior, 15, a Warrenton High School freshman who died Sunday from complications related to the flu. Hundreds ...

Astoria Hall of Fame welcomes new class of inductees  Daily Astorian

It's Hall of Fame week at Astoria High School, with the latest class of inductees to be honored during Friday night's Clatsop Clash basketball doubleheader at the ...

Lewistown eighth grade volleyballers win regional crown  Canton Daily Ledger

The Lewistown eighth grade volleyball team captured the IESA Class 2A Regional Seven title Tuesday by defeating Elmwood 25-22, 25-12 at Astoria High ...

Passing grades for Astoria, Warrenton school bonds  Daily Astorian

A $70 million school improvement bond in Astoria and a $38.5 million school relocation bond in Warrenton won voter endorsements on Tuesday night.

Astoria schools see improvement in attendance  Daily Astorian

The Astoria School District saw chronic absenteeism drop by more than 8 percent in the first year of its Strive for Five attendance campaign.

Astoria Rotary announces October Students of the Month  Daily Astorian

Astoria Rotary honored two Astoria High School seniors as Astoria Rotary Students of the Month for October, Jenna Travers and Calvin Kaul.

Astoria marching band punches up in regionals  Daily Astorian

The Astoria High School Marching Band placed first in its division and ninth overall in October at the Puget Sound Festival of Bands, a regional competition held ...

Astoria schools send $70m bond to voters  Daily Astorian

The Astoria School District will ask voters in November for up to $70 million in bonds over 26 years to finance improvements to its five campuses.

Astoria's fishermen third in latest tournament  Daily Astorian

COOS BAY — Astoria High School's bass fishing team of Michael Postlewait and Leo Matthews finished third recently in the high school bass fishing tournament ...

A new voice for agriculture  Daily Astorian

Tess Hamby grew up on a beef, wheat and hay farm in Eastern Oregon, taking youth agricultural programs like 4-H since she was in the second grade, and the ...

'Fall sports night' opens Astoria's fall season  Daily Astorian

Astoria High School's “fall sports preview night” always marks the unofficial opening of the school sports year.

Astoria theater searches for a leader  Daily Astorian

Theater director Wayne Doyle sat near the front of Astoria High School's auditorium last week, watching the cast of “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang” run through the ...

School bond campaigns take different approaches  Daily Astorian

The political action committees created to stump for the Astoria and Warrenton school bond measures on the ballot in November have taken different routes to ...

Loggers raise funds for new memorial, museum at Camp 18  Daily Astorian

ELSIE — A decade ago, a volunteer group of foresters opened a memorial in a small cabin-style building along U.S. Highway 26 just east of Camp 18 ...

Candidate forum tonight in Astoria  Daily Astorian

An election forum featuring candidates for Astoria mayor and City Council, Warrenton mayor, Clatsop County commissioner and state House District 32 is ...

Knappa looks to bond to improve schools  Daily Astorian

KNAPPA — The Knappa School District has begun looking at a new property tax bond to improve its campuses, with a baseline of $10 million to avoid raising ...

Astoria schools explore how to pitch a bond  Daily Astorian

Modernizing and rebuilding the classroom wing at the 50-year-old Astoria Middle School was the highest priority in a needs assessment for the Astoria School ...

School board seeks input on bond levy | Columns  Daily Astorian

As chairperson for the Astoria School District Board of Directors, I am honored and proud to serve on the board for one of the oldest school districts in Oregon, ...

Astoria moves closer to $70m school bond  Daily Astorian

A facilities committee has preliminarily recommended a $70 million bond in November to modernize the Astoria School District's five campuses.

New coffee shop opens on South Slope  Daily Astorian

A new coffee shop has opened on the South Slope.

Former Portland teacher banned from teaching for public indecency in Astoria  Daily Astorian

A controversial former Lincoln High School teacher and Portland teachers union president has had his right to teach permanently revoked after he was convicted ...

Astoria team reels in a title  Daily Astorian

Astoria High School proved to have the best fishermen in the state May 12 at The Dalles, during the second and final leg of the Student Angler Federation's ...

Astoria High School aiming to launch robotics team  Daily Astorian

For the past three years, Astoria High School senior Matt Grauff has traveled to South County rival Seaside High School, where he was an engineer with the ...

Calendar of Events  Daily Astorian

A listing of events scheduled to occur in the Columbia-Pacific region. Visit ( for more information and updates.

Jacob was an Astoria entrepreneur  Daily Astorian

Robert “Jake” Jacob, a colorful character with an entrepreneurial spirit who had a hand in creating and preserving landmarks in his hometown of Astoria, died on ...

Astoria schools ponder bond to improve buildings  Daily Astorian

The Astoria School District has identified more than $77 million in long-term facilities needs, with a modernization of Astoria Middle School the highest priority.

Music boosters support strings teacher  Daily Astorian

Droves of music supporters packed an Astoria School Board meeting Wednesday night to protest a proposed restructuring of the school district's music program, ...

Knappa assistant coach accused of having sex with student  Daily Astorian

Nathaniel Stephen Dale Truax, an assistant coach at Knappa High School, was arraigned Wednesday on one count of rape in the third degree and one count of ...

Miss Clatsop competition set for Jan. 26 | Community  Daily Astorian

SEASIDE — Thirteen young ladies are competing for three titles Jan. 26 in the Miss Clatsop County Scholarship Competition at the Seaside Convention Center.

It's back to school for teachers and staff  Daily Astorian

Students all across Clatsop County headed back to school this week. But it wasn't just young people who had to set alarms and get up early for class. Teachers ...

Astoria, Warrenton candidates talk bonds, homelessness and housing  Daily Astorian

Candidates for city posts in Astoria and Warrenton rarely differed on key issues from homelessness to housing at an election forum in Astoria on Wednesday ...

Hundreds of students in Astoria, Seaside walk out in protest of gun violence  Daily Astorian

Hundreds of students at Astoria and Seaside high schools joined a national school walkout Wednesday against gun violence, one month after the fatal shooting ...

Election forums scheduled in Astoria  Daily Astorian

Voters will be able to hear from local election candidates at two upcoming events. The first event, scheduled for 7 p.m. on Wednesday, will be a forum featuring ...

Busy summer brings Poyer to Astoria  Daily Astorian

He's back! And for the first time, he's returning as a Buffalo Bill, and not a Cleveland Brown.

Astoria High School student teams compete in Salmon Bowl  Daily Astorian

CORVALLIS — The Salmon Bowl, a regional competition of the National Ocean Sciences Bowl between teams from schools in mostly from Oregon and Idaho, ...

Schools seek career pathways for students  Daily Astorian

With a new infusion of interest in career-technical education, local high schools are busy organizing hands-on courses into state-certified career pathways to ...

Knappa students struggle on state tests  Daily Astorian

Knappa students struggled mightily on last year's state aptitude tests in English language arts, math and science compared to their peers in Clatsop County and ...

Astoria's teen anglers are best in the state

Michael Postewait and Leo Matthews fell in love with bass fishing, which has much more science and study involved than you might think.

Hammond man charged after lengthy chase  Daily Astorian

Charges were filed Monday against a Hammond man who allegedly led police on a lengthy chase in Astoria and Warrenton on Thanksgiving before causing a ...

Grads recall fabulous '50s in Seaside | Columns  Daily Astorian

In 1958, Nikita Khrushchev assumed control of the Soviet Union. Elvis Presley was inducted into the U.S. Army. The average cost of a house was $12270.

Warrenton students shine in state report cards  Daily Astorian

Students in the Warrenton-Hammond School District once again rose to the top academically among Clatsop County schools in state report cards.

I will vote | Columns  Daily Astorian

No matter where I am, who is running, or what the position is, I will always vote.

Mary Louise Flavel Flavel's death closes a chapter on a long and complex history  Daily Astorian

Mary Louise Flavel, a scion of Astoria's famous maritime family and the last descendant of Capt. George Flavel with direct ties to the city, died of natural causes ...

Student homelessness grows with Warrenton  Daily Astorian

The Warrenton-Hammond School District recorded more than half of Clatsop County's 315 homeless students last school year.

Roscoe, Wev bring different styles  Daily Astorian

Their views were similar, but their presentations weren't.

Astoria, Seaside graduation rates see double-digit dips  Daily Astorian

Graduation rates in Astoria and Seaside slumped by about 10 percent last year in figures released by the state Department of Education.

Astoria Fire Department holds Christmas Food Parade | Community  Daily Astorian

The Astoria Fire Department's 30th annual Christmas Food Parade will wind through neighborhoods next week.

Jewell School could add housing  Daily Astorian

JEWELL — The Jewell School District is looking to add more housing on campus to help attract staff.

Warrenton schools to pursue bond  Daily Astorian

WARRENTON — The Warrenton-Hammond School District will ask voters for $32.4 million in November to buy a master campus and build a new middle school, ...

PAC formed to stump for Astoria school bond  Daily Astorian

Astoria school boosters have formed a political action committee to stump for a $70 million bond package in November to improve schools.

Southern Exposure: WINGS program reaches out to Latina community  Daily Astorian

WINGS offers educational opportunities for women who have had their education interrupted and are yearning to go back to school.

Warrenton schools finalize $38.5M bond  Daily Astorian

WARRENTON — The Warrenton-Hammond School Board on Tuesday finalized a 31-year, $38.5 million bond that will go before voters in November.

New athletic director, volleyball coach for Seaside  Daily Astorian

Seaside High School has filled a couple of vacancies in the athletic department, as the Gulls head into the summer season.

Jones triumphs in Astoria mayor's race  Daily Astorian

Astoria City Councilor Bruce Jones will be the city's next mayor.

Astoria man detained by ICE eligible for asylum  Daily Astorian

TACOMA, Wash. — An immigration judge has found that an Astoria man detained by agents in December near the Clatsop County Courthouse is eligible for ...

Warrenton schools eye several master campus sites  Daily Astorian

WARRENTON — The Warrenton-Hammond School District has narrowed its possible master campuses to three sites southeast of U.S. Highway 101.

Vigil planned for Astoria man in ICE detention  Daily Astorian

Maria Perez wants people to bring teddy bears to her husband's vigil on Friday.

Educators hope to build up at middle school  Daily Astorian

The centerpiece of the Astoria School District's long-term facilities plan is to tear down an aging, one-story academic wing at Astoria Middle School and replace it ...

After three tries, voters back a new county jail  Daily Astorian

Voters on Tuesday approved a $20 million bond to relocate the overcrowded Clatsop County Jail in Astoria to an expanded facility in Warrenton.

No headline. | Community  Daily Astorian

WARRENTON — On Oct. 20, the Warrenton Police Department assisted Astoria High School senior Taylor Palmrose in placing 1000 bottle “Bottle Tags” on ...

Back to school Warrenton Grade School overflows, a sign of the city's growth  Daily Astorian

WARRENTON — Students at Warrenton Grade School, many with parents in tow, socialized outside the front door and inside at tables in the cafeteria, waiting to ...

Bond Street in Astoria reopens to two-way traffic  Daily Astorian

Do you suffer flashbacks of summer traffic snarls every time you drive through Uniontown on Marine Drive? Good news: Bond Street is open to two-way traffic ...

Wauna Federal Credit Union raises $6500 for Astoria Net Shed  Daily Astorian

Staff at Wauna Federal Credit Union choose one charity or nonprofit organization within their footprint to raise funds toward each quarter, and for the first quarter ...

Soul food, wood-fired pizza come to food cart pod in Astoria  Daily Astorian

The food cart pod on 11th and Duane streets has added some soul, with wood-fired pizza on the way.

Entrepreneur plans data center in Warrenton  Daily Astorian

WARRENTON — An internet entrepreneur wants to build a data center and technology incubator at the North Coast Business Park in Warrenton, a project that ...

Group plans to petition Astoria on waterfront hotels  Daily Astorian

Worried about the development of hotels along the Columbia River in Astoria, a group plans to petition the City Council for zoning changes to protect the ...

KKK flyers pop up in downtown Astoria  Daily Astorian

Police are investigating a spate of flyers recruiting for the Ku Klux Klan that were anonymously posted around downtown Astoria late last week.

Tapales crowned Astoria Regatta queen  Daily Astorian

Catherine Tapales of Warrenton High School was crowned the 2018 Astoria Regatta queen on Wednesday night at the Liberty Theatre.

Midterm math | Local News |  Daily Astorian

The narrative in the past week has been that Oregon's voter turnout in the general election has been about average. But is the full story being told?

Clatsop schools look to combat absenteeism  Daily Astorian

As students return to school, educators are searching for ways to combat absenteeism — a nagging issue that hamstrings learning and consistently places ...

Astoria High School has new vice principal  Daily Astorian

Liane Donovan just got her first shot as administrator, joining Astoria High School as vice principal under Principal Lynn Jackson.

Astoria Planning Commission approves new subdivision  Daily Astorian

A proposal to develop a 120-unit apartment complex above North Tongue Point on the eastern edge of Astoria landed city approval Thursday. The Planning ...

Jumping in  Daily Astorian

The Astoria Parks and Recreation Department hopes more detailed job descriptions and an array of wages and salaries for part-time and seasonal employees ...

Equestrian: Astoria athletes back in the saddle again  Daily Astorian

The Oregon High School Equestrian Team from Astoria High School is preparing for its biggest meet of the year, as the girls and their horses head for ...

Port of Astoria loses $1.5 million state grant  Daily Astorian

The Port of Astoria has returned a state infrastructure grant of more than $1.5 million because of delays in proving winter storm damage from 2015.

County seeks help to ID dead body  Daily Astorian

In a rare move, Clatsop County officials are seeking the public's help identifying the body of a man recovered Friday from the Columbia River near the Astoria ...

Housing, growth shape Warrenton mayor's race  Daily Astorian

WARRENTON — Housing, managing future growth in Warrenton and development in Hammond top the list for the mayoral candidates in Warrenton.

Appeals court sides with former Astoria principal  Daily Astorian

The Oregon Court of Appeals on Thursday reversed sanctions against former Astoria High School principal Larry Lockett over his handling of a relationship ...

Film trail charts movie-making history in Astoria  Daily Astorian

Astoria is laced with trails. Some of them are official, but most are just narrow shortcuts best known to surrounding neighborhoods and enterprising deer.

Warrenton school bond is for our children | Columns  Daily Astorian

This fall the Warrenton School Board is asking voters to support our kids and to vote yes on our 2018 school bond. This bond will make important progress ...

Seaside shifts to 'caution' on school project | Columns  Daily Astorian

In a region where generations have venerated the spawning salmon of Coho and China creeks as they traveled to the Neawanna River, salmon protection ...

Twin talents | Local News |  Daily Astorian

'Tis the season for Senior Days and Senior Nights — those occasions when senior athletes are honored for their participation in varsity sports.

Astoria schools consider bonds  Daily Astorian

With its general obligation bond from 2000 coming off the books in the summer of 2019, the Astoria School District is considering asking voters for another round ...

Man behind KKK flyers in Astoria comes forward  Daily Astorian

A Washington state man who says he is responsible for posting Ku Klux Klan flyers in downtown Astoria told police he does not have official ties to the klan but.

Man accused of attempting to murder cellmate in Clatsop County Jail  Daily Astorian

A 57-year-old man is accused of attempting to murder his cellmate while he was booked in Clatsop County Jail. Police initially made contact with Steven Wayne ...

Bucket Bites brings pasties to Astoria  Daily Astorian

Bucket Bites, a new food cart recently opened next to the Astoria Eco Wash along Marine Drive, is offering up homemade pasties and gravy.

Family plans tiki dream in Astoria  Daily Astorian

A Tiki haven is forming inside a former auto dealership on Duane Street in Astoria. Paul Nielsen and his wife, Debra Dunagan, recently purchased the ...

Cannon Beach Academy could close because of financial woes  Daily Astorian

CANNON BEACH — The Cannon Beach Academy could close before the end of the school year if a $75,000 shortfall is not addressed in the next few months.

'Kind of creepy' | Local News |  Daily Astorian

Astoria, a port town where the history feels haunted and spooky sites abound, gets a starring role in the Travel Channel series “Ghost Adventures.”

Astoria High School students can park at Tapiola  Daily Astorian

The Astoria City Council took a stab at solving parking issues at Astoria High School at a meeting Monday night, voting to allow students to park at nearby ...

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