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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

One of the Largest Races in Oregon Happens May 30, Central Coast
16th annual Newport Marathon and Half Marathon, happening May 30 in Newport. Newport events

Memorial Weekend Highlights, Oregon Coast Travel Tricks, Advice
Beware of certain traffic issues, speed traps, lodging prices, how to dress for vacation success - and event highlights. Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Tillamook, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Yachats

Oregon Coast Aquarium Looks to Future, Honors Past
On May 7, the staff, board and supporters of the nonprofit paused to recognize the Aquarium's own stewards. Newport

Central Oregon Coast Bird Opps Include Field Trip, Bird Count
Are there not enough coastal birds in your life? Three events in Newport and Yachats will fill that need in May. Newport events, Yachats events

Famed Tall Ships Dock at Oregon Coast Towns
The tall ships are back on the Oregon coast, slowly making their rounds from Coos Bay, to Newport and then to Astoria. Newport events, Astoria events

Oregon Coast Celebrates International Migratory Bird Day
This Week On Saturday, May 9, Lincoln County will celebrate Restore Habitat, Restore Birds as part of International Migratory Bird Day. Newport events

 

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Central Oregon Coast Fish Predators Meet the Arts
17 Jul 2015 at 11:24am
(Newport, Oregon) ? Two ways to immerse yourself in the culture of the Oregon coast and nature are happening in Newport soon. One is a workshop on the art of Gyotaku print making, and the other a presentation on predation in central coast fish.

Rogue Ales and Spirits Launches Chipotle Whiskey
30 Jul 2015 at 6:44am
Once harvested by hand, the jalapeņos are driven 77 miles to the Rogue Brewery in Newport, Oregon, where they are dried and slowly smoked over cherry and alder woods. The smoky chipotles are then used by Brewmaster John Maier to brew the Rogue Chipotle ...

Everyone has bad bridges? in Oregon
27 Jul 2015 at 7:00pm
NEWPORT ? A federal report rating the health of Oregon?s 8,052 bridges underlines the need to constantly repair those considered deficient, including 21 of the 85 spans owned by Lincoln County. Data from 2014 that was recently released by the Federal ...

Newport Folk Festival wraps up with celebration of Dylan
26 Jul 2015 at 11:30am
Smith) NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) ? Gillian Welch ... Check out these photos of the first day of the Oregon Brewers Festival in downtown Portland.

Hatfield Marine Science Center celebrates 50 years
28 Jul 2015 at 3:07pm
NEWPORT ? Fifty years ago this summer, Oregon State University?s Hatfield Marine Science Center opened its doors as a fledgling research and education facility envisioned to help the depressed central Oregon Coast economy revive. Today it stands as one ...

Driving along Oregon Coast Highway 101
22 Jul 2015 at 6:16am
We continued on past Newport, site of the Oregon Coast Aquarium (541-867-3474, aquarium.org), which we skipped. (It seems to get mostly raves on TripAdvisor.) Instead we passed through Yachats and made a pit stop at Sea Lion Caves (adults $14, kids 5-12 $8 ...

Chris Christie to legal marijuana smokers: Enjoy it while you can because he'...
29 Jul 2015 at 6:59am
which have been passed in Oregon, Washington, Colorado and Alaska. "If you're getting high in Colorado today, enjoy it until Jan. 17 of 2017," Christie told an audience in Newport, N.H., on Tuesday, "because I will enforce the federal laws against ...

Researchers Patent Seaweed That Tastes Like Bacon
16 Jul 2015 at 8:35am
director of the Coastal Oregon Marine Experiment Station at OSU?s Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport. ?The point that he and other chefs make is that fresh, high-quality seaweed is hard to get. ?You bring us the seaweed,? they say ...

Scientists develop bacon-flavored seaweed
20 Jul 2015 at 5:43am
Dulse is usually harvested in the wild, dried out and then sold for up to $90 a pound, according to researchers at the Oregon State University (OSU) Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport, Oregon, who developed the domesticated strain of the plant.

Scientists develop bacon-flavored health food. What took them so long?
19 Jul 2015 at 5:01am
Dulse is usually harvested in the wild, dried out and then sold for up to $90 a pound, according to researchers at the Oregon State University (OSU) Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport, Oregon, who developed the domesticated strain of the plant.

 

Newport police gear up with new technology
30 Jul 2015 at 10:32am
Construction bids in for Newport Aquatic Center
29 Jul 2015 at 10:20pm
Fishing boat runs aground in Newport
27 Jul 2015 at 7:55pm
Newport council undecided on Big Creek dams
27 Jul 2015 at 10:47am
Newport's an albacore hot spot
25 Jul 2015 at 1:34pm
Habitat for Humanity to build in Newport
21 Jul 2015 at 9:07pm