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Seagulls Found on Oregon Coast Shot with Darts
Someone is hurting seagulls on the central Oregon coast and there are apparently no leads. Waldport, Newport, Yachats

Hefty Storm Condtions for Oregon Coast on Friday
The high wind watch - expected to become a warning later - is in effect from Friday morning through Friday evening. Lincoln City, Newport, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Garibaldi, Yachats, Manzanita, Depoe Bay, Astoria

Oregon Coast OMSI Facility to Include Large Science Camp
Already the science hotspot is working on a marine sciences camp that would serve 5,000 over the course of a year. Newport attractions

Events Dig Deeper Into Oregon Coast Science, History - Plus a Tour
How to survive extreme cold, what happens lots when of anchovies hit the beaches and a behind-the-scenes tour of the Hatfield Marine Science Center. Newport events, Astoria events, Manzanita events

Oregon Coast Scientists: Sharks May Be Killing Endangered Sea Lions
A new study out of Newport's Hatfield finds that one species of shark may gobbling up and endangered species of sea lion

Pioneer Surfers of the Oregon Coast on Exhibit
An engaging and nostalgic exhibit on Oregon Coast surfing, surfer culture, and the pioneers who made it happen. Newport events

Big Waves Mean Oregon Coast Drama, but Some Warnings
Big, gnarly waves will be centerpiece on the Oregon coast this weekend along with plenty of dangers. Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Nehalem, Wheeler, Rockaway, Garibaldi, Tillamook, Oceanside, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Waldport, Yachats events, Florence

Oregon Coast Event Examines Marine Science and the Blue Economy
NW Marine Technology Summit looks at new, emerging marine technologies on October 20 to 22, especially those in the realms of science. Newport events

Oregon Coast Mysteries: 'Magic Rock' Beaches of Oregon Coast
They're nicknamed 'magic rocks,' and it's a puzzling, esoteric noise created by stones moving and crackling in the tide. Geology behind the noise; see and hear a video of Magic Rocks. Manzanita, Cannon Beach, Oceanside, Newport, Yachats, Tillamook

Central Oregon Coast's South Beach Recent Additions, Planned Expansions
Some impressive changes have already been made to South Beach and some big expansions are on the way. Newport

Recent Oregon Coast Science Findings: Ice Age Landscape, Whales
OSU and its satellite facility in Newport have made some remarkable finds regarding whales and how the west coast looked during the Ice Age

Keys to Finding Last Minute Holiday Lodging on Oregon Coast
Travel advice for finding a place to stay over the Labor Day weekend. Lodging deals, Yachats, Newport, Depoe Bay, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Lincoln City, Pacific City, Oceanside, Rockaway Beach

Oregon Coast Aquarium Hatches Adorable New Critters
A pair of seabirds at the Oregon Coast Aquarium in Newport became happy parents this week when two baby chicks popped out of their eggs. Attractions, kids

Oregon Coast Lighthouses Offer Special Tours
The central Oregon coast town of Newport has not just one lighthouse but two, and both will be whooping it up in August with two special tours. Newport events

Pirates and Mud at Center of Wild Central Oregon Coast Event
Pirates will be the center of a riotous new annual event in Newport with the Buccaneer Rampage Mud Obstacle Race on August 23. Newport events

Oregon Coast Officials: Quiet Sea Lions and Eagle Drama
They're touting the 'quiet sea lions' and spilling the beans on some wild interaction between birds right now. Florence, Yachats, Cannon Beach, Newport, Oceanside

 

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Oregon Coast Officials Call for Volunteers at Whale Migration
19 Nov 2014 at 4:00pm
(Newport, Oregon) ? If you're looking for a whale of a time on the Oregon coast, state officials have an awesome opportunity. Oregon coast tourism and nature officials are still looking for more volunteers to help out during the famed and massive Whale ...

Intoxicated man shoots urinal at Newport bar, police say
22 Nov 2014 at 4:25am
An intoxicated man with a handgun took a pot shot at a Newport bar urinal early Friday morning, Newport police say. Patrons at Moby Dick's Seafood & Spirits, 448 S.W. Coast Highway, reported hearing a gunshot in the bathroom around 1:10 a.m. They also ...

Newport and the central Oregon coast at war: 1941-1945
13 Nov 2014 at 2:05pm
This story is part four of a six-part section of the upcoming book, ?Oregon At War: the WWII Story,? by John Baker, with an expected publication in 2016. With the advent of World War II, America became a nation on the move. The crisis forced a major ...

Mental health evaluation ordered for mother accused of throwing son off Orego...
20 Nov 2014 at 2:26pm
NEWPORT, Oregon ? A woman accused of throwing her 6-year-old autistic son off a bridge on the Oregon coast earlier this month will undergo a mental health evaluation at the state mental hospital. A judge ordered the evaluation on Thursday after Jillian ...

Saudi- Woman accused of throwing son off Oregon bridge
10 Nov 2014 at 9:51pm
(MENAFN - Arab News) NEWPORT Oregon: The woman who said she threw her 6-year-old son off a historic bridge in the coastal Oregon city of Newport has been arrested on murder and manslaughter charges. Police say 34-year-old Jillian Meredith McCabe of Seal ...

Oregon Police Ask For Public?s Help In Deer Carcass Case
14 Nov 2014 at 5:08am
Newport, Ore. ? OSP Fish and Wildlife troopers are asking for your help in Newport. On November 3, troopers from the Oregon State Police (OSP) located two deer carcasses which had been dumped near a Hancock Timber gate off of Hayes Creek Road.

Oregon Mom Kills 6-Year-Old Son Throwing Him Off Bridge Into Yaquina Bay
4 Nov 2014 at 4:07am
Jillian Meredith McCabe, 34, of Seal Rock, Oregon called the police late Monday in Newport, Oregon to report that she had thrown her 6-year-old son, London, off a bridge ? killing him. Newport Police Chief Mark Miranda revealed that the mother called 911 ...

Newport Mom Allegedly Throws Autistic Son Off Oregon Bridge [Video]
4 Nov 2014 at 8:43am
An autistic 6-year-old named London McCabe is dead after his mother allegedly threw him off a Oregon bridge in the town of Newport last night. Jillian McCabe, 34, has been jailed for murder after reporting that she had thrown her son off the Yaquina Bay ...

Big Wave Energy Test Center Sited at Newport, Oregon
15 Jan 2013 at 1:28am
NEWPORT, Oregon, January 15, 2013 (ENS) ? The nation?s first utility-scale, grid-connected wave energy test facility will be located at Newport on the Oregon coast, where powerful waves roll in from across the Pacific Ocean. The new facility, called ...

S.C., Oregon lawmakers protest plans to close Coast Guard rescue stations
18 Nov 2014 at 9:30am
as well as a similar facility at Newport, Ore. The letter to Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson was signed by South Carolina Sens. Tim Scott and Lindsey Graham, Reps. Mark Sanford and Tom Rice, as well as Oregon legislators. Neither Scott's nor Graham ...

 

Newport Fishermen's Wives to file federal lawsuit
20 Nov 2014 at 7:02pm
Attorney General speaks in Newport
20 Nov 2014 at 6:53pm
Busy Newport intersection gets stop signs
16 Nov 2014 at 5:48pm
Newport area to avoid wintry precipitation
12 Nov 2014 at 1:06pm
Missing Newport boy hid under neighbor's bed, fell asleep
11 Nov 2014 at 7:41pm