beaches They had a beachcombing blast on the coast after old munitions washed ashore By Tom Banse • Feb 12, 2020 Courtesy of Grays Harbor County Sheriff Beachcombing was a blast for soldiers from Joint Base Lewis-McChord earlier this week. An ordnance disposal unit was called out after unexploded military munitions washed up on the beach north of Ocean Shores, Washington. Oregon Ponders Smoking Ban At All Beaches By Chris Lehman • Jul 25, 2014 Roy W. Lowe / U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Listen Listening... / 1:08 Oregon could become the first West Coast state to ban smoking on all of its beaches. The Oregon State Parks Department is seeking public input on the proposal.