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Central Oregon Coast Holiday Events Highlight History, Ocean Protection
Two particularly cheerful and relevant holiday parties are coming up. Newport events

Oregon Coast Total Eclipse: State Parks Taking Reservations
Starting Thursday, OPRD will begin taking campground reservations for the spectacular total solar eclipse. Science, travel tips, lodging. Manzanita lodging, Oceanside lodging, Newport lodging, Lincoln City lodging

A New Way to Snag Coveted Glass Floats on the Oregon Coast
Each week sees someone who has visited the town winning an extraordinary fine art glass float. Newport events

Trick or Treating and a Central Oregon Coast Ghost Fest
One at the Oregon Coast Aquarium and the other at the Pacific Maritime Heritage Center. Newport events

Oregon Coast Scientist Uses New Tech - and Poop - to Study Whales
A variety of cutting-edge machines are used by Newport's Hatfield

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


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Around Town: Newport Beach mayor to present town hall
2 Dec 2016 at 10:44am
Newport Beach Mayor Diane Dixon will hold her last town hall meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Newport Beach Central Library, 1000 Avocado Ave. A new mayor is expected to be chosen at the City Council's Dec. 13 meeting. The town hall will include an ...

Check out all that?s happening in Newport over the weekend and beyond ? ?Tis ...
2 Dec 2016 at 12:14pm
Then the groups set out on a short tour through the City of Newport. This time the groups will end at the Campbell County building on Monmouth St. and all walk together to the Newport City Building for the annual tree lighting. Each walker, runner and ...

Oregon fish and wildlife task force wants surcharge on taxes, beverages
2 Dec 2016 at 8:00am
"It's a daunting task," said Roger Fuhrman of the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife ... The bad news is the same toxin is on the rise off Newport and Coos Bay. The closure applies to all bays and the ocean (including commercial crabbing) from ...

Newport Waterfront Events to Create Winter Wonderland at Newport Skating Cent...
2 Dec 2016 at 12:42am
Newport Skating Center opening and traditional tree lighting activities to take place Friday, December 9th at 5:00 p.m. NEWPORT, RI, December 2, 2016 ? Newport Waterfront Events invites one and all to help brighten downtown Newport with seasonal cheer at ...

Christmas in Newport lights up the night
1 Dec 2016 at 11:49pm
NEWPORT ? In 1971, Ruth Meyers, who at the time had just moved to Newport from North Carolina, had the idea to provide the public with a series of events that captured the traditions of Christmas. The idea was for the events to be free to the public or ...

Newport News became a springboard for WWI war horses
2 Dec 2016 at 5:33am
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) ? Three months after the first shots of World War I rang out in August 1914, the withering brutality of the fighting in Europe reached across the Atlantic and began reshaping Hampton Roads with an unforeseen power. Though the ...

Broadcasting industry veteran Bob Bennett dies at 89
2 Dec 2016 at 10:16am
He was 89. Bennett died Tuesday at a Newport Beach, California, hospital after a long illness, according to spokesman Jerry Digney. The cause of death was not specified. In the early to mid-1980s, Bennett served as president of Metromedia Broadcasting ...

Malpractice trial begins for Newport Beach doctor accused of controversial MS...
2 Dec 2016 at 5:43am
SANTA ANA ? A medical malpractice civil trial began Thursday against a Newport Beach doctor who performed an experimental vein-opening treatment for multiple sclerosis on a Canadian woman who suffered a stroke as a result. Linda Vicary, 54 at the time ...

Newport County: Graham Westley defends conduct as secretary resigns
2 Dec 2016 at 1:05am
Newport County manager Graham Westley has defended his conduct after a row that saw club secretary Graham Bean leave after just three weeks. Bean told BBC Wales he left Newport as he "cannot work" with Westley. "Any business that goes on between me and the ...

Rare, Bizarre Glowing Creatures Strand on Oregon Coast Beaches
2 Dec 2016 at 8:43am
Dr. Bill Hanshumaker, education specialist and chief scientist with Oregon Sea Grant and Newport's Hatfield Marine Science Center, said he's been receiving reports of these for about six weeks. It's a puzzle to many of the scientists at the Hatfield ...


Overnight warming shelter open in Newport
23 Nov 2016 at 4:16pm


Smoke coming from the Embarcadero
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2 Dec 2016 at 8:29pm
8:25pm Smoke coming from somewhere in the Embarcadero, 1000 SE Bay Blvd. Newport Fire enroute. Reports say there is smoke coming from an area of the Embarcadero. 8:30pm Embarcadero residents are evacuating.