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Oregon Coast Hwy Latest: Should One Beach Access Change Its Name?
One development this week for the Newport area of the central Oregon coast

The Crazy, Hazy Tale of a Spectacular Oregon Coast Real Estate Failure
Jump Off Joe is a wacky and twisting, turning bit of history on the Oregon coast, Newport, Nye Beach

Historic Ship Propeller Joins Central Oregon Coast Museum's Landscape
A solid steel, 14-foot diameter, 7-ton propeller has found its home at Newport's Pacific Maritime Heritage Center. Newport, attractions

Oregon Coast Closures Coming: Razor Clamming, Highway 20 Overnight
Razor clamming will close this Friday, and some highway closures will soon begin east of Newport. Travel advice

Central Oregon Coast Program Helps You Buy the Freshest Seafood
Shop on the Dock returns to the central Oregon coast town of Newport this summer. Newport events

Oregon Coast Lodging News: Latest in Pacific City, Newport, Depoe Bay
Spring usually means a hefty helping of changes and additions to the vacation rentals, hotels and motels in the region

Big Music Fests on Central Oregon Coast: Classical in Yachats, Judy Collins
One massive feast of classical happens in the tiny town of Yachats, while the slightly bigger burgh of Newport welcomes 70s pop legend Judy Collins. Yachats events, Newport events

New on Oregon Coast: Free Camping, Brew Pub, Summer Hours
Free Camping Day this weekend, a brewpub in Cannon Beach and summer hours at regional attractions all around. Cannon Beach, Newport, Seaside Aquarium, kids

Newport Marathon Brings in Thousands to Central Oregon Coast
June 4 is when thousands smother the streets of Newport for Oregon's largest-yet-unknown sports event: the 17th annual Newport Marathon and Half Marathon. Newport events

Oregon Coast Summer Science Workshop in July; Science Diversity Seminar Soon
The big summer science workshop that covers a wide range of beach-oriented subjects. Newport events, Depoe Bay events

Raucous Bike Race Draws 100's on Central Oregon Coast
Newport hosts the 2016 Coast Hills Classic Mountain Bike Race on May 14. Newport events

International Migratory Bird Day Celebrated on Central Oregon Coast
On Saturday, May 14, much of one central Oregon coast town will be reveling in the celebrations of International Migratory Bird Day. Newport events. Hatfield Marine Science Center

Central Oregon Coast Clamming Event, Guided Bird Hike
An in-depth presentation on clamming and a guided hike to find birds. Newport events, Waldport events

Tall Ships Dock on Central Oregon Coast in May
These authentic examples of floating history are currently in Coos Bay and will soon be in Newport. Newport events

New Music Fest for Oregon Coast; More Canine Fun Fest
One is a new music festival near Newport, while another in Pacific City gives new meaning to the dog days of summer. Pacific City events, Newport events

Mother's Day Highlights on Oregon Coast Include Trains, Food, Glass Floats
Food, antiques, tours and even an audition for the Survivor TV show are just some of the possibilities. Lincoln City events, Garibaldi events, Rockaway Beach events, Newport events

 

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Toddler Found Wandering Alone Near Oregon Highway After Dad Passes Out in Vac...
27 Sep 2016 at 1:00am
A father who passed out in an abandoned building was taken into custody after authorities found a 2-year-old girl wandering in an area of Newport, Oregon, by herself this weekend, according to police. Officers responded to Southeast Benton Street and East ...

Oregon State's newest marine center necessary in the tsunami zone (Opinion)
22 Sep 2016 at 10:56am
Contrary to what you may have heard, Oregon State University can save more lives ? and advance coastal safety ? by building its next marine studies facility within a tsunami zone in Newport. I was assigned to work at OSU's Hatfield Marine Science ...

Freedom Riders from Newport Police Department Return Home to Celebration
26 Sep 2016 at 6:35am
The Newport Beach Police Department ended their Oregon to Newport Beach bike ride to raise awareness for human trafficking this weekend. NEWPORT BEACH, CA ? The Freedom Ride Project initiative came to a close over the weekend when rider Detective Jason ...

Oregon Coast Hwy Latest - and Should One Beach Change Its Name?
19 Sep 2016 at 11:15am
(Newport, Oregon) ? Two major developments this week for the Newport area of the central Oregon coast: traffic reopens to part of Highway 20, and there is a proposal to change the name of a beach access in town. (Above: Agate Beach in Newport).

OCCC ranked best in state
27 Sep 2016 at 3:04pm
NEWPORT ? Oregon Coast Community College is the best in the state, according to a recent ranking of 821 community colleges across the country by financial planning company WalletHub. OCCC ranked No. 56, a full 182 places ahead of its closest competitor ...

How to get a good night?s sleep?or day?s sleep if you work nights!
27 Sep 2016 at 2:30am
(Newport, Oregon ? Sept. 23 , 2016) ? Learn the fundamentals of getting a good night?s sleep at the next meeting of Dream On, a support group offered through Samaritan Pacific Sleep Lab. Dream On is open to anyone experiencing problems with sleep.

Lions Club rolls out new fundraiser, cyclists can complete up to 101 on the 101
28 Sep 2016 at 5:31am
Also, the Newport Police Bicycle Patrol volunteered to do a ride-along ... TNG: What could this event mean for the future of Lions Clubs along the central Oregon coast? Smart: We are hoping to celebrate the Centennial of Lions Clubs International by ...

ODFW hosts public meeting to discuss Pacific halibut fisheries
27 Sep 2016 at 5:14am
NEWPORT, Ore. ? The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife will host a public meeting on the recreational Pacific halibut fisheries on Oct. 4 in Newport at the ODFW Marine Resources Program conference room, 2040 SE Marine Science Dr. The meeting begins ...

Prep boys soccer: Philomath ties highly ranked Newport
22 Sep 2016 at 12:52pm
PHILOMATH ? It wasn?t a win, but the home team came away feeling good about the progress made. Philomath High tied Newport in an Oregon West Conference boys soccer match following two shutout defeats in the past week. Newport (4-1-1, 1-0-1 ...

A new ?how-to? for tsunami-safe buildings: ?We?re trying to save lives?
28 Sep 2016 at 6:27am
Officials at Oregon State University say a $50 million marine science building planned for the waterfront in Newport will also be designed according to the new standards. To establish how tall buildings need to be to avoid being overtopped, NOAA tsunami ...

 

'Dungeon Cove' shines spotlight on Newport
19 Sep 2016 at 1:25pm

 

How to get a good night?s sleep?or day?s sleep if you work nights!
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27 Sep 2016 at 9:22am
Learn How to Get a Good Night?s Sleep (Newport, Oregon ? Sept. 23 , 2016) ? Learn the fundamentals of getting a good night?s sleep at the next meeting of Dream On, a support group offered through Samaritan Pacific Sleep Lab. Dream On is open to anyone experiencing problems with sleep. The next group meeting [...]