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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

Halloween Highlights of the Oregon Coast
You're in for a treat, as numerous along the Oregon coast serve up fun for the adults and kiddies. Newport events, Lincoln City events, Rockaway events, Manzanita events, Florence events

Central Oregon Coast Birds and Wildlife Events
One is a presentation on some wildlife; and the other a field trip to look for birds. Lincoln City events, Newport events

Eugene Winery Expands to Central Oregon Coast
Eugene's Noble Estate Vineyard and Winery is opening up a new tasting room this weekend in Newport

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


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Newport, Oregon News Updates: Local Newport, Oregon News

Central Oregon Coast Holidays Include Lighthouse, Thousands of Lights
20 Nov 2015 at 12:24am
(Newport, Oregon) ? Thousands and thousands of Christmas lights will fill the central Oregon coast town of Newport. Not just in town, but the Oregon Coast Aquarium will be smothered in them and so will a small of fleet of boats. This is just a small ...

Man in rat costume paced in front of restaurant, but court rules that's not s...
30 Nov 2015 at 11:07am
The behavior of a man who admitted pacing back and forth in front of a Newport restaurant while wearing a rat suit doesn't amount to stalking, the Oregon Court of Appeals has ruled. The court overturned a stalking order against Matthew Zekan, 30 ...

Four ?Masked Bandits? Caught Red-Pawed in Oregon Art Gallery
18 Nov 2015 at 12:55am
According to KPTV, police in the small town of Newport, Oregon got a call after midnight reporting ?suspicious activity? at a local art gallery. When they entered the business, however, officers discovered the cause of the ruckus ? four adorable ...

The blob? is no laughing matter for marine life
28 Nov 2015 at 5:09pm
Peterson has been live sampling off the coast of Newport every two weeks for the last 20 years and has learned that events far from the Oregon Coast, such as El Niño from the equator and currents traveling from Alaska and California, have the most impact.

Driver held in Oregon collision that killed 3 from Costa Mesa
27 Nov 2015 at 2:56am
Oregon State Police detectives had requested Gibson's arrest ... Victims Stinson and Burke were active in Orange County's music scene. They co-owned the Newport Beach company Divine Rewind Events. The company described itself as a "collective of free ...

PARADE: Lighted boats in Newport
30 Nov 2015 at 8:09am
Prizes are awarded through generous donations from neighbors throughout the Newport community, including a hunting rifle as the grand prize, courtesy of Oregon Coast Bank. Passenger licensed boats from Marine Discovery Tours and Newport Tradewinds have ...

NOAA Issues Federal Solicitation Involving Newport, Oregon
24 Nov 2015 at 1:00pm
WASHINGTON, Nov. 25 -- The U.S. Department of Commerce's National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has issued a federal solicitation (NMAN72001600384RDS) for TeamTec incinerator services for Bel . . .

Animal Planet host runs afoul of Oregon law by building treehouses without ge...
30 Nov 2015 at 8:27am
Oregon officials learned of the problematic Oregon projects ... Then, in August, an investigator with the state contractors board found an article in the Newport newspaper previewing a Treehouse Masters episode featuring the Neskowin structure.

Shippers still harbor hopes for Port of Portland service
23 Nov 2015 at 1:04pm
During the legislative hearing, the possibility of expanding Oregon ports in Coos Bay or Newport to accommodate containers was discussed, but Wyatt said this wasn't a realistic alternative due to huge investment involved. "The likelihood of developing ...


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Surfrider and Friends celebrate safe water and clean beaches?
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1 Dec 2015 at 12:54am
Celebrate ocean protection with Surfrider and friends. Show your support for water quality and clean beaches. December 10th, 6 to 10pm, at the Yaquina Bay Yacht Club. Live Music — Door Prizes ? Friends, old & new. Food from local favorites including: Local Ocean Seafoods, Mandala Catering, Newport Café, and Panini Bakery. Beer from Ninkasi & Wine from Barefoot. Live [...]

Former Newport Firefighter who raised tall dollars for local poor and hungry,...
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30 Nov 2015 at 1:20pm
A former volunteer Newport Firefighter and her son lost everything early Thanksgiving morning as their apartment building in upstate Massachusetts was destroyed by fire. It was more than a painful irony since Meredith Savage assisted in fighting home and business fires in Newport and comforted those who were devastated by the loss. But there [...]

National Velvet showing at Newport Library Dec. 8, 6:30pm
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30 Nov 2015 at 12:38pm
?National Velvet,? to show AT NEWPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY The 1944 film National Velvet will be shown at the Newport Public Library on Tuesday, December 8 at 6:30 p.m. Based on the 1935 novel by Enid Bagnold, National Velvet tells the story of Velvet Brown (Elizabeth Taylor), a 12-year-old girl living in a small town in Sussex, England. [...]

Rare view of skillful methods of investigative reporting
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30 Nov 2015 at 10:48am
THE SPY?S SON AUTHOR TO SPEAK AT NEWPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY The Newport Public Library is hosting investigative reporter and Pulitzer Prize finalist Bryan Denson on Wednesday, December 9 at 7:00 p.m. Denson is the author of The Spy’s Son: The True Story of the Highest-Ranking CIA Officer Ever Convicted of Espionage and the Son He Trained [...]