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Oregon Coast Scientists Look to Robots That Think Like Fish
One recent development from the central Oregon coast is giving rise to semi-autonomous machines under the ocean. Newport, Hatfield, Science.

Photo Hiking Workshops Begin on Central Oregon Coast
Capturing those great hiking moments will be a snap after attending a Photo Hike Workshop in Lincoln City. Lincoln City events. Newport events

The Romantic Delights of Jazz on the Oregon Coast
Lincoln Pops Orchestra will be playing Big Band dance music from 7-10 pm on Saturday, February 14. Lincoln City events. Newport events

Fossil Fest Returns to Central Oregon Coast
It takes place at Newport's Hatfield Marine Science Center on Saturday, February 21. Newport events

Help Needed for Final Surge of Oregon Coast King Tides Project
There is still a chance for anyone with a camera and a curiosity about the future of the Oregon coast to participate. Science. Seaside events, Lincoln City events, Newport events, Yachats, Pacific City events

Jazz at Otter Crest Returns to Central Oregon Coast
Jazz at Otter Crest returns on February 15, a day-long event at the Lodge at Otter Crest, just north of Newport. Newport events

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

 

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Oregon Coast Scientists Look to Robots That Think Like Fish
25 Feb 2015 at 3:07pm
(Newport, Oregon) ? Will the rise of Skynet or the cylons come from beneath the sea? Probably not. But one recent development from the central Oregon coast is giving rise to semi-autonomous machines under the ocean. A group of researchers from Oregon ...

Rescued sea turtle flown from Oregon to California
25 Feb 2015 at 4:26am
NEWPORT, Ore. (AP) ? A sea turtle that was rescued from frigid Northwest waters and treated at the Oregon Coast Aquarium has caught a ride back to California on a Coast Guard training flight. The aquarium in Newport says the endangered olive ridley ...

Rescued sea turtle from Oregon arrives at SeaWorld San Diego
24 Feb 2015 at 1:03pm
NEWPORT, Ore. - A sea turtle that was rescued from frigid Northwest waters and treated at the Oregon Coast Aquarium in Newport caught a ride back to California on a Coast Guard training flight. The aquarium says the endangered olive ridley turtle named ...

Rescued sea turtle being flown from Oregon to California
24 Feb 2015 at 2:02pm
NEWPORT, Ore. ? A sea turtle that was rescued from frigid Northwest waters and treated at the Oregon Coast Aquarium in Newport is catching a ride back to California on a Coast Guard training flight. The aquarium says the endangered olive ridley turtle ...

Newport Seafood and Wine Festival Wine Competition Winners Announced
20 Feb 2015 at 2:18pm
(NEWPORT, Ore.) - And the winner in a starring role as Best ... expressive of its fruit and a charming representative of Oregon?s signature wine varietal. Winemaker Elliott Johns, wife Jenny, their two children and his parents make up the core of this ...

Fish native to Japanese waters found in Oregon crab pot
26 Feb 2015 at 10:22pm
It's possible the fish -- a striped knifejaw -- came across the Pacific in debris from the 2011 Japanese tsunami, said John Chapman, an invasive species specialist at Oregon State University's Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport. Other possibilities ...

Third Puget Sound orca born in two months
26 Feb 2015 at 11:05am
May through October was typically the time researchers tracked the whales. The NOAA crew led by Hanson has followed J-pod and the K- and L-pods since leaving Newport, Oregon, Feb. 11. K- and L-pods traveled south to the Central Oregon coast and then swung ...

 

Rash of thefts plague Port of Newport
26 Feb 2015 at 7:09pm
Free gasoline in Newport?
24 Feb 2015 at 7:12pm
Newport man's mental fitness at issue in rape case
24 Feb 2015 at 1:07pm
Newport Seafood & Wine Festival is here, the skies are clear
19 Feb 2015 at 10:09pm
Schrader, Merkley host meeting in Newport
19 Feb 2015 at 5:50pm
Newport airport honors memory of fallen pilot
19 Feb 2015 at 3:48pm

 

Eye-catching wonder of Oregon?s freshwater aquatic life!
by admin
27 Feb 2015 at 10:39am
From MidCoast Watersheds Council – Newport Beautiful underwater footage of salmon and fish habitat will be a real treat for those who attend the MidCoast Watersheds Council meeting on Thursday March 5th at 6:30 pm. Jeremy Monroe of Freshwater Illustrated with be the guest speaker. He is a great story teller and will offer interesting [...]

Newport High Robotics ? The Gladiators of Recycling!!
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27 Feb 2015 at 9:37am
NHS Robotics Team to participate in Recycle Rush? competition How do you engineer a robot to stack recycle bins on top of totes, pick up litter and then recycle the litter in the bin that caps the towers of receptacles? How do you manage a team of over 30 members, the majority of them rookies? How do you raise [...]

I guess they didn?t get it done last night?sooooo??
by admin
26 Feb 2015 at 2:39pm
From your friends at ODOT: NEWPORT– Utility work will result in a rescheduled lane closure on the Yaquina Bay Bridge in Newport, early Friday morning. Travel across the bridge will be restricted to a single, flagged lane on Friday, February 27 beginning at 12:01 a.m. and continuing until 6 a.m. Delays of up to twenty [...]