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Oregon Coast This Weekend: Newport Events Include Video Preview
A bevy of chocolates, a sneak peak at a tourism promotional video and a celebration of all things Scottish

More Help Needed for Oregon Coast King Tides Project
If you can get to the Oregon coast with a camera January 19-21, you can help. Science. Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Rockaway Beach, Oceanside, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Yachats

Burns Supper Brings Wee Bit of Scotland to Oregon Coast
Newport's Celtic Heritage Alliance brings the Robert Burns Supper to town with a feast made for kings. Newport events

Crab Krack Fest on Central Oregon Coast a Helping of History, Cuisine
Get ready for a colossal crab fest on the central Oregon coast as Newport holds its seventh annual Crab Krack on Sunday, January 18. Newport events

South America and Birds at Central Oregon Coast, Newport Events
A trip to South America's 'Cone' by way of the central Oregon coast and a fun-tastic birding trip are on the agenda in Newport this month

Bundles of Wildlife to be Seen on North, Central Oregon Coast
Look for egrets, scoters, eagles, sea lions, harbor seals, a good fishing spot and so many birds. Cannon Beach, Oceanside, Florence, Newport, Pacific City. Science. Kids

New Year's Eve Lodging Openings, Availability on Oregon Coast
The holiday coincides with some great weather and Whale Watch Week. Pacific City, Astoria, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Depoe Bay, Newport, Oceanside, Lincoln City, Yachats, Wheeler, Rockaway Beach, Manzanita. Some lodging deals

Oregon Coast Whale Watch Kicks Off Saturday
Volunteers are posted at dozens of whale watching sites to help you spot the great beasts. Oceanside, Pacific City, Manzanita, Cannon Beach, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Yachats, Newport

New Year's Eve on Oregon Coast, 2014: Funky to Fine
Fine dining and a civilized celebration; or wilder side where whiskey flows freely. Newport events, Lincoln City events, Cannon Beach events, Pacific City events, Astoria events, Depoe Bay events, Manzanita events, Florence events

Central Oregon Coast's Newport Seafood Wine Fest Tickets Now On Sale
Newport's Seafood and Wine Festival is in its 38th year now, with the 2015 date coming up: February 19 - 22 Newport events

Solstice Celebration and Dance in Two Towns on Central Oregon Coast
The town of Newport and the sprawling burgh of Lincoln City both hold different events in honor of the big seasonal shift. Lincoln City events, Newport events

Jellyfish Talk This Week in Newport, Central Oregon Coast
They are the subject of a talk given by Dr. Richard Brodeur on December 18 at the PUD. Newport events

Massive Holiday Celebrations in Tiny Yachats, Central Oregon Coast
It is crammed full of holiday celebrations this month, including the local lighthouse, known collectively as the Yachats Winter Celebration. Yachats events, Newport events

Central Oregon Coast Lighted Boat Parade This Weekend
Scenic Yaquina Bay is the backdrop for the 21st annual Lighted Boat Parade. Newport events, Yachats events

Central Oregon Coast Holidays at Museums, Lighthouses
There are major holidays events surrounding Newport's lighthouses and another at the history museum. Newport events

Seagulls Found on Oregon Coast Shot with Darts
Someone is hurting seagulls on the central Oregon coast and there are apparently no leads. Waldport, Newport, Yachats


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Jazz at Otter Crest Returns to Central Oregon Coast
24 Jan 2015 at 7:38pm
(Newport, Oregon) ? Another season, another reason ? for lots of jazz on the central Oregon coast. (Above: Otter Crest seen from above). Jazz at Otter Crest returns on February 15, a day-long event at the Lodge at Otter Crest, just north of Newport ...

Firearms enthusiasts crash gun buyback to hunt bargains
23 Jan 2015 at 4:00pm
The Jan. 17 event was co-sponsored by Central Coast Ceasefire Oregon and the Newport Police Department, who offered gift cards to superstore Fred Meyer in return for guns, no questions asked. A sliding scale meant assault rifles fetched $175 gift cards ...

Car crashes into Newport business, one person injured
24 Jan 2015 at 3:04am
Newport police said that a 76-year-old man put his car in gear ... leaving women in three generations dead and a wounded 12-year-old girl calling 911, police said.More > Oregon City father charged with sexually abusing his 15-year-old neighbor; girl ...

Meyer Sound Constellation Transforms Oregon?s Newport PAC
21 Jan 2015 at 2:45am
The Newport Performing Arts Center (PAC) in Oregon has recently installed a Meyer Sound Constellation® acoustic system in its 398-seat Alice Silverman Theatre. With the upgrade, the venue joins the likes of Moscow?s Svetlanov Hall, The Appel Room at ...

Rules to help West Coast groundfish spur new technology
24 Jan 2015 at 5:39pm
Kurt Cochran, a Newport-based fisherman who trawls for "anything that swims," says in those days, unwanted fish that came up in fishermen's nets were known as "dinner." But starting in 2011, federal regulators switched Oregon, Washington, and California ...

Weekend forecast: Record high temperatures for Oregon Coast; inland valleys, ...
23 Jan 2015 at 10:04am
In Newport, the record highs for Saturday and Sunday are 62 degrees ... Likewise, Sunday's forecast high for Government Camp on Mount Hood in the north Oregon Cascades is 60 degrees; on Monday, it's 57 degrees. Unfortunately, a temperature inversion ...

Live chat with area football recruits at noon Saturday
24 Jan 2015 at 3:02pm
Join top football recruits, Newport lineman Calvin Throckmorton (Oregon commit), Bellevue linebacker Mustafa Branch (Stanford commit) and Federal Way running back Chico McClatcher (UW commit) for a live chat at noon.

Newly painted Oregon lighthouse almost ready for tours
18 Jan 2015 at 10:53pm
NEWPORT, Ore. (AP) ? The newly repainted Yaquina Lighthouse on the Oregon coast is getting ready to make its debut. The Bureau of Land Management says the 95-foot-tall lighthouse has been surrounded by scaffolding and wrapping since mid-October as old ...

TOWN HALL: Sen. Wyden at Newport
13 Jan 2015 at 4:03am
Wyden's town hall in Lincoln County is set for 1 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 18, at the Commons at Oregon Coast Community College, 400 SE College Way, Newport ?I look forward to all of my annual town halls because Oregonians talk with me directly about their ...


Newport welcomes building official
22 Jan 2015 at 4:58pm
Sen. Wyden's goal is to ensure permanent air facility in Newport
22 Jan 2015 at 3:28pm
Newport gun turn-in event nets 138 firearms
17 Jan 2015 at 4:27pm
Newport man corralled by cops outside bank
13 Jan 2015 at 4:35pm