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Four Finds of Frenetic Fun on Oregon Coast
Where the kid-friendly attractions are abuzz next to beachy havens of calm. Newport, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Seaside, travel

Wacky Oregon Coast Obstacle Event Features Pirates and Mud
Newport's Buccaneer Rampage Mud Obstacle Race on August 22, held at the Newport Municipal Airport. Newport events

Magical Charm of Two Oregon Coast Beach Burghs
Often, the best parts of Oregon coast civility hide in plain sight. And it doesn't always take the beach to blow you away. Newport, Nye Beach, Cannon Beach

Eight Amazing Finds Along 120 Miles of Oregon Coast
Along the way, the wonders are numerous. Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Rockaway Beach, Garibaldi, lodging, Tillamook, Oceanside, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, travel, kids, Moolack, Otter Loop, Hug Point, Bayocean

Central Oregon Coast's Wooden Boat Show a Festival of Watery Fun
Toledo brings to life its 11th annual Wooden Boat Show on the third weekend of August. Newport events

Oregon Coast's Hatfield Celebrates 50 Years of Cutting Edge Research, Cool Oc...
Hatfield Marine Science Center is the real powerhouse of oceanic research and landmark discoveries for the region. Newport events

Five Goofiest Legends of the Oregon Coast
Get ready for an amusing ride through Oregon history: Cannon Beach, Newport, Seal Rock, Lincoln City

Learn How to Buy Seafood Straight from Oregon Coast Boats
A guided tour of the docks at Newport and its fishing boats, where you can purchase or learn about purchasing seafood directly. Newport events

Central Oregon Coast Fish Predators Meet the Arts
Two ways to immerse yourself in the culture of the Oregon coast and nature are happening in Newport soon. Newport events

Central Oregon Coast's Amazing Race Also a Big Puzzle
July 25 is the date for a cool and quirky sporting event on the central Oregon coast. Newport events

Newport, Oregon Coast Complete Guide: Every Beach Access, Attraction
Newport Oregon Coast complete guide to all beaches, attractions; lighthouses, jetties, Nye Beach, Bayfront. Kids, travel

Two Oregon Coast Towns Pack Wallop for the Fourth
A huge array of things are happening in both: Lincoln City events and Newport events

Doggy Fest and Bird Trips on Oregon Coast
June presents the wildly popular Mutt Masters Dog Show and Olympics in Lincoln City and two birding events in Newport. Lincoln City events, Newport events

Ultimate Guide to Oregon Coast Fourth of July, Independence Day
Food, fireworks, music, entertainment, games, parades and even events for dogs. Seaside events, Manzanita events, Pacific City events, Lincoln City events, Newport events, Yachats events

Pioneering Geologist from 1870's Celebrated on Oregon Coast
Famed geologist Thomas Condon, a resident of the Columbia Gorge who taught about rocks and fossils in Nye Beach. Newport events

Like Oregon Coast Seabirds? There's an App for That
Now, you can get all you need to know about Oregon coast birds in an app; celebration in Newport, June 21. Newport events

 

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Oregon Coast Mystery of Puzzling Purple Waves Solved
28 Aug 2015 at 2:03pm
(Oregon Coast) ? Those funky, freaky purple waves that had Oregon coast scientists completely puzzled has likely been solved. According Dr. Caren Braby of the Newport office of Oregon Department and Fish and Wildlife (ODFW), it is a jellyfish-like ...

Mark Hanrahan
27 Aug 2015 at 6:43am
Mark Hanrahan joined the KREM 2 News team as an evening news anchor and reporter in August 2015. Mark grew up in Newport, Oregon and has reported in Montana, Colorado, Oregon and now Washington. Prior to joining KREM 2 News, Mark worked for KREM?s sister ...

Fall Lecture Series
31 Aug 2015 at 3:58am
Her work is in the permanent collection of the Newport Art Museum and she has permanent installations of her work in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Oregon, and Mexico. Comprising more than 6,000 pieces, the ceramics collection of RISD?s Decorative Arts and ...

Detectives seek tips on Salem man missing since last September
31 Aug 2015 at 7:27am
Zwicker has homes in both Salem and Newport, and family said he would frequently take Highway 20 between the two. He was last driving a red 2012 Prius with personalized Oregon plates 4ZWICK. That car is also missing. Zwicker suffers from Type I Diabetes.

Oregon lands local baseball standouts, Jabara and Foxcroft
20 Aug 2015 at 4:51pm
The University of Oregon baseball program?s wave of influence these days is building like a good break at the Wedge in Newport Beach. While there is no surfing in Eugene, Ore., there will be plenty of Newport-Mesa spirit in the Ducks? future as two ...

Oregon wildfire sees Isle of Wight firefighter called into action
27 Aug 2015 at 2:10am
Normally based at Newport fire station, Alan Jones was visiting Oregon to learn about tackling wildfires with four colleagues from the Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service. Having completed the training course he was immediately given the chance to put his ...

Puffin abandoned by parents get second chance
27 Aug 2015 at 6:20am
Stella the puffin at three days old. (Photo and video: Oregon Coast Aquarium) NEWPORT, Ore.-- A baby tufted puffin rejected by its parents has gotten a second chance at the Oregon Coast Aquarium in Newport, according to a press release. Stella, born on ...

Stella the tufted puffin gets special Oregon Coast Aquarium care
27 Aug 2015 at 8:48am
Stella, if the name sticks, is coming along quite well at the Oregon Coast Aquarium in Newport. The baby tufted puffin, which could turn out to be a male, was born July 24, but the aquarium staff had to step in within a couple of days to act as surrogate ...

Fancy to frugal: A lodging guide for the Oregon Coast
29 Aug 2015 at 6:29pm
It?s nicely hidden off Highway 101 a mile north of Newport and situated on a cliff above a popular surfing beach that is walkable for miles. (No cars on this beach, or most of Oregon?s sandy coast.) Dog-friendly units cluster around a large lawn with ...

Salem police still searching for man missing for nearly a year
31 Aug 2015 at 4:51am
His red 2012 Toyota Prius with Oregon license plates 4ZWICK is also missing. Police said Zwicker has homes in Salem and Newport and often uses Highway 20 to drive between the two. Zwicker is 5 ft. 8 in. tall and 160 pounds with a receding hairline and glasses.

 

Wind gust hits 58 mph in Newport
29 Aug 2015 at 3:58pm
Newport fire chief back from John Day
25 Aug 2015 at 8:58pm
Detox center proposal surfaces in Newport
20 Aug 2015 at 5:44pm

 

Dancing to the Lincoln Pops, making ancient mirror mosaics and recentering wi...
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1 Sep 2015 at 2:13am
A fun update from the Newport Senior Activity Center. It’s all about dancing to a pops orchestra in Gleneden Beach, learning how to do “Hatha Yoga” in Newport, and exploring the creation of ancient Mirror Mosaics! For all the intriguing details CLICK HERE!!