Friday, July 30, 2010

Bald eagles and pelicans munch on Oregon Coast bird | KVAL CBS 13 - News, Weather and Sports - Eugene, OR - Eugene, Oregon | Fishing/Hunting

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Bald eagles and pelicans munch on Oregon Coast bird | KVAL CBS 13 - News, Weather and Sports - Eugene, OR - Eugene, Oregon | Fishing/Hunting: "NEWPORT, Ore. – A rapidly growing colony of common murres at Yaquina Head near Newport has drawn the attention of predators – both expected and unexpected – as well as of scientists, who say the bird is an “indicator species” that can provide vital information about climate change."

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Thursday, July 29, 2010

News about CPR

'We feel comfortable saying chest compressions alone, when performed by a layperson, will provide at least the benefit that conventional CPR, with rescue breathing, will provide," researcher Thomas D. Rea, MD, medical director for King County, Wash., Medic One, tells WebMD.

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Deadliest catch now safest catch?

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While at the Fireworks in Toledo we saw this ship (The Kiska) and my daughter, Petrea sent this article along..

Deadliest catch now safest catch?: "Bering Sea crabbing has long been mythologized as the most dangerous way to make a buck. The Discovery Channel's 'Deadliest Catch' is the biggest example, but even before the show premiered in 2005 the fishery was known nationwide for the endless hours, hellish conditions, and most of all, for the deaths."
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Tuesday, July 27, 2010

New Look for our site

We have been making changes to the website. Updating and changing the format. Hope you like what you see.

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Monday, July 26, 2010

Toledo Fireworks

Boy Howdy!

The Toledo, Oregon fireworks outdid last year, just as they do every year. We were all bundled up in coats and blankets except Carmen Dean who was mummified in one of those Snuggie things you see on TV. We could see two little eyes and a nose peaking out that was it. My family was there and the typical , "Awesome!" and oooo ahhhs were going on all around

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