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E. Coli Shuts Down 43 Chipotle Restaurants in Oregon and Washington

Chipotle E Coli

So far a total of 22 customers have come down sick from E. Coli bacteria after eating at Chipotle restaurants in Oregon and Washington states. The company has decided to shut down all 43 of its stores in the areas ...

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Terrified Oregon Decides to Use Fake Orca to Scare Away Sea Lions

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Oregon Town Tries Using Fake Orca To Scare Away Sea Lions - The World's First Scaresealion?

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The Port of Astoria in Oregon is facing a strange problem where hundreds of sea lions have swarmed the docks there, blocking boat owners from reaching their vessels. At the moment, the town is trying a novel approach to dealing ...

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Recommended Fluoride Levels In Water Reduced After 50 Years

Tooth decay from fluoride / Imgur

The government is lowering the recommended amount of fluoride in drinking water because some children are getting too much, causing white splotches on their teeth. It’s the first change since the government urged cities to add fluoride to water supplies ...

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1,000 Mile Long Mystery Blob Of Warm Water Causing Droughts On West Coast

1000 Mile Blob Mystery Warm Water West Coast

Seattle, Washington – Just off the West Coast of the United States lies a 1,000 mile long blob of mysteriously warm water. The phenomenon is suspected of contributing to bizarre weather patterns that have showered parts of the US with ...

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More Protection to be Given to Northern Spotted Owl

Northern Spotted Owl May Gain More Protections

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In light of their decreasing population, the northern spotted own may have more protection soon, according to federal biologists on Wednesday. The US FWS (Fish and Wildlife Service will make use of scientific data to find out whether or not ...

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Inhuman Killing of 11000 Birds Planned By US Govt to Save Salmon

U.S. government plans to cull 11,000 Oregon birds to save salmon

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The federal government has plans to eliminate nearly 11,000 double crested cormorants on a small Oregon island over four years in an attempt to save embattled salmon, according to the US Army Corps of Engineer said on Friday.   In ...

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Oregon Woman Accused Of Dumping 27 Guinea Pigs Into A Ditch

An Aloha woman has been accused of dumping 27 guinea pigs into a ditch, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office. The guinea pigs are staying at the Southwest Animal Hospital. (Courtesy of Kate Brownlie)

A 19-year-old Aloha woman dumped 27 guinea pigs into a ditch because she didn’t know what to do with the animals, according to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office. On Monday, sheriff’s deputies received a call from the Southwest Animal Hospital, ...

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