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Central Oregon Coast Prepares for Thousands at Seafood Wine Fest
The 2016 Newport Seafood and Wine Festival rolls town February 25 through February 28. Newport events

Central Oregon Coast Fossil Fest a (Wooly) Mammoth Good Time
It's the 15th Annual Fossil Fest at the Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport on Saturday, February 13

Science Pub and Birding Adventures on Oregon Coast
Birds in Newport and a Science Pub in Pacific City

Oregon Coast's Newport Seafood Wine Fest Launches Mobile App
The app is free and available for download now on the App Store and Google Play Store

New Octopus and Science/Beer Events on Central Oregon Coast
Two big science events are coming in association with Newport's Hatfield Marine Science Center - one that includes beer. Newport events

Central Oregon Coast Celebrates Scotland with Robert Burns Supper
A bit of Scotland and one of its most famous literary figures come alive on Jan 30. Newport events

'Krack' Crab in Support of Oregon Coast History
Devour some delicious Oregon coast crab in Newport and help preserve local history on Janurary 17. Newport events

Help Science w Central Oregon Coast Bird Count Volunteer Event
January 2 is the day of the Christmas Bird Count, where volunteers are needed to help count birds. Newport events

Central Oregon Coast Teeming with Whale Possibilities
There are nearly 40 different volunteer staffed locations where you can spot gray whales on the Oregon coast. Newport events, Lincoln City events

Startling Stuff from Deep Sea at Live Oregon Coast Event
December 12, the Hatfield in Newport will host a realtime Skype session with the researchers of the R/V Falkor. Newport events

Central Oregon Coast Holidays Include Lighthouse, Thousands of Lights
Preview of what awaits in Newport this December, as the town explodes with celebrations. Newport events

Oregon Coast Vacation Rentals
Find exceptional rental homes in Yachats, Newport, Lincoln City, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Oceanside, Pacific City, Manzanita, Rockaway Beach, Wheeler, Depoe Bay

Best Lodgings for Storm Watching on Oregon Coast
Winter, fall advice for Yachats, Newport, Lincoln City, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Oceanside, Pacific City, Manzanita, Rockaway Beach, Wheeler, Depoe Bay

Oregon Coast Exploits Amidst Mists and Mysteries, Travelogue Part 2
Part two of this amusing travelogue of experiences and exploits in '07 picks up after a couple of days in the Newport area

Oregon Coast Biz Decor Contest; National Mag Seeks Best of
While one is for the Newport area, another may let you help decide things like best destination, best restaurant, etc, in a national publication

Birding Events; Public Input on New Oregon Coast State Park
Two fun nature events on the central Oregon coast and a new state park coming to the north coast. Newport events

 

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UPDATED: Oregon Coast Showing Its Underbelly: Ghost Forests, Prehistoric Bedrock
10 Feb 2016 at 7:56am
(Newport, Oregon) ? UPDATED: Chunks of Lincoln County and Lane County beaches along the central Oregon coast have been sliced open and showing their insides because of recent storms. And it means some awesome discoveries for agate hunters, as well as ...

Oregon State sees its future far beyond Corvallis
11 Feb 2016 at 9:07pm
In Newport, meanwhile, the $50 million planned expansion of the Hatfield Marine Sciences Center could attract another 500 students and have an economic benefit extending up and down the coast. Oregon Rep. David Gomberg, an OSU graduate who represents ...

This Oregon House Is Secretly a Renaissance Castle Inside
3 Feb 2016 at 3:24am
Pssst. Come over here. Closer. We have a secret to tell you. You see this unassuming three-bedroom house in Newport, Oregon that is currently on the market for $399,000? Looks pretty normal, right? Well it's actually a Renaissance castle. The house is ...

The suburban home with a secret: Plain Oregon house hides opulent interior wi...
1 Feb 2016 at 7:36pm
But when I went in and saw the small little space, it just didn't feel right to me.' Among Barton's additions to the three-bedroom, three-bathroom Newport, Oregon house are dining-room curtains worth $14,000, Renaissance furniture imported from Europe ...

COAST GUARD CHOPPER FUNDED: Senate approval keeps helicopter in Newport
3 Feb 2016 at 5:09pm
Working together to prevent the closure of lifesaving air facilities in Newport, Oregon and in Charleston, South Carolina, U.S. Senators Ron Wyden (D-OR), Jeff Merkley (D-OR), Tim Scott (R-SC) and Lindsey Graham (R-SC) today applauded inclusion of ...

Wyden, Merkley and Bipartisan Group of Senators Keep Lifesaving Coast Guard F...
4 Feb 2016 at 6:37am
Washington ?(ENEWSPF)?February 4, 2016. Working together to prevent the closure of lifesaving air facilities in Newport, Oregon and in Charleston, South Carolina, U.S. Senators Ron Wyden (D-OR), Jeff Merkley (D-OR), Tim Scott (R-SC) and Lindsey ...

This home looks normal on the outside ? but it's a medieval castle on the inside
11 Feb 2016 at 1:45am
It's a safe bet that this home in the small coastal town of Newport, Oregon is the only one ? here, or anywhere ? with an armorial flag behind which the 10th Earl of Shannon marched for 32 years in processions. Courtesy of Zillow The late earl himself ...

Medicare class offered in Newport
11 Feb 2016 at 2:08pm
The Oregon Cascades West Council of Governments and SHIBA (Senior ... at the Samaritan Center for Health Education, 740 SW 9th St., Newport.

Newport Coast Guard air station to remain open
1 Feb 2016 at 9:11am
?After some back and forth between the House and the Senate, I am happy to say Congress finally passed the Coast Guard Authorization Act, which includes language to keep the critical Newport Air Station open and serving the Oregon Coast for at least ...

 

Newport Farmers Market needs a new home
11 Feb 2016 at 9:28pm

 

South Beach: Rollover accident at 101 and SE 62nd near the airport
by admin
13 Feb 2016 at 6:26pm
6:24pm Newport Fire Rescue is rolling on a report of a traffic rollover crash on Highway 101 south of Newport at SW 62nd. One male is out and walking around with a head injury. There is also a child inside, in a car seat, hanging upside down. 6:40pm Looks like injuries were not as serious [...]

It happened again at the Newport Econolodge ? And again Newport Fire Dept. sa...
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13 Feb 2016 at 9:36am
Putting luggage and clothing up against a wall heater that caused a damaging fire several years ago at the Newport Econolodge happened again Saturday morning. This time at the south end of the building. Newport Fire Chief Rob Murphy says guests of the motel placed luggage and clothing up against their space heater where it [...]