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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

Fourth of July Lodging Openings, Availability on Oregon Coast
Oregon Coast Beach Connection has an extensive list of those that will often have openings still - but they are going fast. Newport, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Rockaway Beach, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Yachats

Newport, Oregon Coast Whoops it Up on Fourth with Variety
This central Oregon coast hotspot is surrounded closely by big hills and small mountains, which causes the thunder and boom of the fireworks to bounce off them in an impressive echo.

Oregon Coast Big Attraction Now: Puffins, Eagles, Nesting Seabirds
ODFW is telling the public that puffins are a big attraction this time of year, as are seabirds like murres - and the bald eagles who are chasing them. Oceanside, Newport, Yachats, Florence, Cannon Beach, Depoe Bay

Central Oregon Coast Camps Drop Some Serious Science
Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport is offering up a host of science summer camps for kids and adults in July, guaranteed to tickle the intellect

Central Oregon Coast Tour
Virtual Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Seal Rock, Waldport, Yachats, Florence and in Between. 100's of Travel Details, Trip Planning Options for Lincoln County and Lane County - plus extensive maps, milepost guides, directions. 100's of photos

An Historical and Jazzy Fourth on Central Oregon Coast
Newport's Lincoln County Historical Society knows how to whoop it up on the Fourth of July. It's literally a triple dose of patriotic, historical and musical fun at the maritime museum. Newport events

Portland, Oregon Astronomer Explains Low Summer Moon, Weird Colors
Those catching amazing sunsets on the Oregon coast and around the state this time of year may notice something unusual about the Moon as well. Astoria, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Rockaway, Tillamook, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Yachats

Oregon Coast Fourth of July Preview This Year, Travel Tips
Included in this year's roundup of Independence Day happenings are some visitor tips to help you avoid the crowds and other mishaps. Astoria, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Rockaway, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Tillamook, Yachats

New Oregon Coast Exhibit is of Seldom Seen Oddities
These strange, unfamiliar, and seldom seen objects are now on exhibit at the Lincoln County Historical Society's Burrows House Museum, in Newport

Tide Pool Discovery Events Continue on Central Oregon Coast
More tide pool amazement is on the agenda on the central Oregon coast, as Tidepool Discovery Days at Newport's Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area continues in June. Newport events

Oregon Coast Lodging Specials: Deals at Lodging, Vacation Rentals, Hotels, Mo...
180 miles of Oregon coast lodging deals: Astoria, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Nehalem, Wheeler, Rockaway, Garibaldi, Tillamook, Oceanside, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Wadport, Yachats, Florence.

Gray Whales, Orcas Still Spotted Aplenty on Oregon Coast
Not just the holiday weekend but the last two weeks have been full of whale sightings all over the Oregon coast. Depoe Bay, Newport, Yachats, Lincoln City, Tillamook

Oregon Heatwave Update: Coast in 70's, Portland Maybe 90
Weather reports show some uncomfortable temperatures coming for Portland and other valley areas, while the most of the coast will allow some respite. Yachats, Newport, Depoe Bay, Lincoln City, Pacific City, Rockaway Beach, Manzanita, Cannon Beach, Seaside

Mother's Day Gets Sunny and Warm on Oregon Coast, Portland
Another day of rough and wacky weather for Portland, northwest Oregon and the coast, and then Sunday brings some stunning weather for Mother's Day. Yachats, Newport, Depoe Bay, Lincoln City, Pacific City, Rockaway Beach, Manzanita, Cannon Beach, Seaside

Meteor Showers Peaking Over Oregon, Portland, Coast Next Couple Mornings
OMSI said the Eta Aquarid meteor shower is peaking right about now, with the greatest number of meteors lighting up the predawn skies. Astronomy, science, kids, Astoria, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Newport, Yachats, weather

 

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Nickel Creek's Newport Folk Festival Set Streaming at NPR Music
29 Jul 2014 at 11:35am
Read more and hear Nickel Creek's complete Newport Folk Festival set at npr.org ... followed by a set at Pickathon in Happy Valley, Oregon, and two shows in Northern California: at the Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts in Davis and Mountain Winery ...

Coast Guard assists commercial fishing vessel near Newport
24 Jul 2014 at 11:25am
NEWPORT, Oregon ? A Newport-based Coast Guard crew came to the aid of a commercial fishing vessel that was taking on water about 10 miles north of the Yaquina (yuh-KEEN-uh) Bay bar. A Coast Guard spokesman says the crew passed portable dewatering ...

Man falls to death from southwest Colorado peak
29 Jul 2014 at 2:02pm
(AP) - Authorities say an ultra-runner and hiker from Oregon was killed when he fell from a peak in southwest Colorado. Melody Skinner with the San Juan County Sheriff's Office tells The Durango Herald that 33-year-old Alex Newport-Berra, of Ashland ...

Newport, Oregon Coast Whoops it Up on Fourth with Variety
26 Jun 2014 at 11:53am
(Newport, Oregon) ? It's one of the biggest displays in Oregon on the Fourth of July and it happens in Newport. Making it even bigger is the fact this central Oregon coast hotspot is surrounded closely by big hills and small mountains, which causes the ...

Man falls to death from peak in southwest Colorado
29 Jul 2014 at 10:15am
Melody Skinner with the San Juan County Sheriff's Office tells The Durango Herald ( http://bit.ly/1s2vl2j) that 33-year-old Alex Newport-Berra, of Ashland, Oregon, was in the Ice Lake Basin area to hike the 13,767-foot Ulysses S. Grant Peak and to follow ...

US sends dirty coal abroad
28 Jul 2014 at 3:50pm
Newport News, Virginia - The largest power plant in Oregon, the Boardman Coal Plant, sat idle one day earlier this summer, "cold steel" in industry parlance, its dirty power no longer wanted on an electricity grid that is becoming greener. For two weeks in ...

Go Golf! benefit tournament big success
25 Jul 2014 at 3:56pm
Aiding in its mission to help feed hungry people in Central Oregon, Newport Avenue Market hosted the second annual Go Golf! Tournament at Broken Top Golf Club on Tuesday, July 22. Successful in its objective, the event raised an astounding $50,194!

Central Oregon Coast in April: Event Preview for Newport, Depoe Bay
19 Mar 2012 at 11:51am
(Newport, Oregon) ? The coast gets a whole lot wilder and more intriguing in April, and Newport seems to follow suit with a bundle of events in the natural world. Killer whales, sea lion kisses, a giant octopus or two and then the bevy of Easter events ...

1886 Building, Newport Oregon
14 Jul 2014 at 12:33am
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Donors Pay to Test Seawater for Traces of Fukushima Radiation
27 Jul 2014 at 6:00pm
High school art teacher Terry Waldron is raising money to test the waters near her family?s property in Newport, Oregon. "For a while, I thought about not eating fish. I cannot do that," she said. "But I was so concerned because I could not find information.

 

Port of Newport elects new board president
29 Jul 2014 at 11:19am
Reopening party planned for Newport Municipal Airport
28 Jul 2014 at 10:31am
Port of Newport, city projects will impact Moore-Bay intersection
27 Jul 2014 at 10:49am
Medical marijuana facilities get green light in Newport
23 Jul 2014 at 10:04pm
Newport repeals moratorium on medical pot dispensaries
22 Jul 2014 at 12:43pm
Newport council to vote on opening medical pot dispensaries
21 Jul 2014 at 4:06pm

 

Relay for Life ? Newport High School, Friday, 6:30pm
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29 Jul 2014 at 3:16pm
Relays for Life Ceremonies begin Friday evening all across the country in big cities and tiny hamlets, anywhere cancer has touched or scarred the lives of its victims and families. And another Relay for Life ceremony will again take to the football field at Newport High School Friday and Saturday. Hundreds of participants are expected. [...]

Help a little dog mauled by a bully?.
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29 Jul 2014 at 11:26am
This little dog was ripped out of its owners arms and mauled by a pit bull in Newport. Vets say the leg might be saved but they are demanding some money up front to cover their own costs. The owner and her friends are pleading for help from the community. If you can [...]

Sorry Grants Pass about your 106?55 and misty cool here in Newport!
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28 Jul 2014 at 8:16pm
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Newport: Man stranded on shore rocks off NW 57th
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28 Jul 2014 at 5:56pm
5:45pm Newport Fire Rescue is attempting to rescue a man off NW 57th who has reportedly been stranded on a rock just offshore. Due to some extenuating circumstances Newport Police has been called to the scene to “maintain control” of the situation. Share on FacebookShare on Facebook