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Oregon Coast Event Examines Marine Science and the Blue Economy
NW Marine Technology Summit looks at new, emerging marine technologies on October 20 to 22, especially those in the realms of science. Newport events

Oregon Coast Mysteries: 'Magic Rock' Beaches of Oregon Coast
They're nicknamed 'magic rocks,' and it's a puzzling, esoteric noise created by stones moving and crackling in the tide. Geology behind the noise; see and hear a video of Magic Rocks. Manzanita, Cannon Beach, Oceanside, Newport, Yachats, Tillamook

Central Oregon Coast's South Beach Recent Additions, Planned Expansions
Some impressive changes have already been made to South Beach and some big expansions are on the way. Newport

Recent Oregon Coast Science Findings: Ice Age Landscape, Whales
OSU and its satellite facility in Newport have made some remarkable finds regarding whales and how the west coast looked during the Ice Age

Keys to Finding Last Minute Holiday Lodging on Oregon Coast
Travel advice for finding a place to stay over the Labor Day weekend. Lodging deals, Yachats, Newport, Depoe Bay, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Lincoln City, Pacific City, Oceanside, Rockaway Beach

Oregon Coast Aquarium Hatches Adorable New Critters
A pair of seabirds at the Oregon Coast Aquarium in Newport became happy parents this week when two baby chicks popped out of their eggs. Attractions, kids

Oregon Coast Lighthouses Offer Special Tours
The central Oregon coast town of Newport has not just one lighthouse but two, and both will be whooping it up in August with two special tours. Newport events

Pirates and Mud at Center of Wild Central Oregon Coast Event
Pirates will be the center of a riotous new annual event in Newport with the Buccaneer Rampage Mud Obstacle Race on August 23. Newport events

Oregon Coast Officials: Quiet Sea Lions and Eagle Drama
They're touting the 'quiet sea lions' and spilling the beans on some wild interaction between birds right now. Florence, Yachats, Cannon Beach, Newport, Oceanside

Fourth of July Lodging Openings, Availability on Oregon Coast
Oregon Coast Beach Connection has an extensive list of those that will often have openings still - but they are going fast. Newport, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Rockaway Beach, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Yachats

Newport, Oregon Coast Whoops it Up on Fourth with Variety
This central Oregon coast hotspot is surrounded closely by big hills and small mountains, which causes the thunder and boom of the fireworks to bounce off them in an impressive echo.

Oregon Coast Big Attraction Now: Puffins, Eagles, Nesting Seabirds
ODFW is telling the public that puffins are a big attraction this time of year, as are seabirds like murres - and the bald eagles who are chasing them. Oceanside, Newport, Yachats, Florence, Cannon Beach, Depoe Bay

Central Oregon Coast Camps Drop Some Serious Science
Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport is offering up a host of science summer camps for kids and adults in July, guaranteed to tickle the intellect

Central Oregon Coast Tour
Virtual Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Seal Rock, Waldport, Yachats, Florence and in Between. 100's of Travel Details, Trip Planning Options for Lincoln County and Lane County - plus extensive maps, milepost guides, directions. 100's of photos

An Historical and Jazzy Fourth on Central Oregon Coast
Newport's Lincoln County Historical Society knows how to whoop it up on the Fourth of July. It's literally a triple dose of patriotic, historical and musical fun at the maritime museum. Newport events

Portland, Oregon Astronomer Explains Low Summer Moon, Weird Colors
Those catching amazing sunsets on the Oregon coast and around the state this time of year may notice something unusual about the Moon as well. Astoria, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Rockaway, Tillamook, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Yachats


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Dorothy Jean Potter (Dottie)
30 Sep 2014 at 3:31pm
Dorothy Jean Potter (Dottie), passed away Friday, September 12, 2014 at Samaritan Pacific Community Hospital in Newport, Oregon. She was 90 years old. Dorothy was born on July 5, 1924 in Kingman, Arizona. She spent her childhood in both Arizona and Oregon ...

Oregon Coast Event Examines Marine Science and the Blue Economy
23 Sep 2014 at 12:16pm
(Newport, Oregon) ? Newport, on the central Oregon coast, will play host to a summit that looks at new, emerging marine technologies on October 20 to 22, especially those in the realms of science. It's called the NW Marine Technology Summit, and it takes ...

Prep girls soccer: Philomath routs Newport to go to 3-0 in Oregon West
30 Sep 2014 at 2:09pm
PHILOMATH ? The Philomath High girls soccer team improved to 3-0 in Oregon West Conference play Tuesday with an 8-0 rout over Newport. ?In the second half, we did an excellent job of sharing the ball,? PHS coach John Williams said. ?In the first ...

Homeless man stabbed in quarrel over gazebo at Oregon state park
24 Sep 2014 at 2:12am
NEWPORT, Oregon ? Authorities in Newport say a homeless man was stabbed in the back of the neck by another transient staking out a state park gazebo as "his area." The Eugene Register-Guard ( reports the 47-year-old victim was ...

NFL: How players with Virginia connections fared in Week 4 (through Monday's ...
30 Sep 2014 at 6:07am
San Francisco's Antoine Bethea, who grew up in Newport News, made a crucial interception of the ... Tech): Started; 3 tackles. RG 75 Kyle Long (Oregon, St. Anne's-Belfield): Started; penalized 4 yards for false start and 15 yards for unnecessary roughness.

Newport, Oregon coast overflow with attractions, in water and out (video, pho...
30 Oct 2013 at 6:00am
One jump into the fish tank at Newport?s Oregon Coast Aquarium may forever change your attitude toward fish and chips. It may also change the way you look at oceans, too. And it will surely rival the best experience, of so many possibilities, visitors ...

Poll: Are you ready to embrace farm-raised salmon?
29 Sep 2014 at 7:56am
professor of marine resource economics at Oregon State University?s Coastal Oregon Marine Experiment Station in Newport. Sylvia answered my initial email by acknowledging he knew ?a little? about the farmed-versus-wild issue. He was being modest.

Throckmorton throttles foes
18 Sep 2014 at 6:00am
Newport Knights offensive lineman Calvin Throckmorton will play college football at the University of Oregon. Newport Knights senior offensive lineman Calvin Throckmorton thrives on the football field and in the classroom. Throckmorton, who committed to ...

Bucket list breweries for beer lovers: Cheapflights
30 Sep 2014 at 12:44pm
The beer is also sold in England, France, Holland, Poland and Japan. Cheapflights also managed to find what it calls the ?weirdest brewery? in the world in Newport, Oregon, where bottles of brewsky are made from human hair -- more specifically ...

Oregon Races To Catch Up To Europe In Wave Energy
3 Oct 2012 at 2:33pm
The Ocean Sentinel, a wave-energy testing platform, at sea off the coast of Newport, Oregon. Photo credit: David Ferris The foundations for a new heavy marine industry are being laid in Oregon, where the prospect of turning the powerful waves of the ...


Newport to dedicate North Fire Station
29 Sep 2014 at 1:05pm
Mission to Newport
28 Sep 2014 at 3:56am
Port of Newport dredging project delayed
26 Sep 2014 at 11:44am
Project Homeless Connect is Oct. 3 in Newport
25 Sep 2014 at 6:59pm
Police dogs, handlers train in Newport
24 Sep 2014 at 11:27pm
Water line breaks on SE Vista Drive in Newport
24 Sep 2014 at 9:49am


Loch Ness Monster and her babies?off Newport
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30 Sep 2014 at 10:48pm
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Toledo drug bust
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30 Sep 2014 at 1:29pm
From Toledo Police A fairly long narcotics investigation culminated in a search warrant on the home of Toledo residents Sarah Diehl and Travis Elias, at 1123 NW A Street. And both were arrested on drug charges. The Toledo Police Department with the assistance of the Lincoln Inter-Agency Narcotics Team, the Newport Police Department and [...]