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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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Coast Guard assists commercial fishing vessel near Newport
24 Jul 2014 at 7:53am
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 ...

1886 Building, Newport Oregon
14 Jul 2014 at 1:03am
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List of Oregon Coast Oceanfront Lodging, Hotels, Rentals - Best of Oregon Coa...
22 Jul 2014 at 12:05am
General Oregon Coast Oregon Beach Vacations. Over 200 homes available as vacation rentals all over the coast: Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Rockaway, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport and Florence. Offices in Lincoln City and Cannon Beach.

Oregon's funeral directors want reform of indigent burial fund
16 Jul 2014 at 12:00am
Oregon's funeral directors want to reform how the state deals with unclaimed remains of poor people, and will air their thoughts at a meeting July 25 in Newport. Unlike most states, Oregon offsets the costs of funeral homes to cremate people deemed ...

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 ...

Oregon moves to ban smoking on beaches
24 Jul 2014 at 8:32am
The agency is taking public comment on the proposal through Aug. 29 and will hold public meetings to discuss it in Seaside, Newport, Coos Bay and Salem. Under a 1967 Oregon law, the state controls the entire coast up to the line of vegetation, and the ...

The Raven Dancer, Newport Oregon
12 Jul 2014 at 2:01pm
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THE FUTURE OF OREGON'S CEMETERIES
24 Jul 2014 at 3:07am
The Oregon Commission on Historic Cemeteries will meet at 9 a.m. July 25 at the Hallmark Inn in Newport. Agenda items will include grant reports, current projects and upcoming plans. The commission will invite public comments. On the same day at 1 p.m. the ...

Newport, Oregon coast overflow with attractions, in water and out (video, pho...
30 Oct 2013 at 4:10am
One jump into the fish tank at Newport?s Oregon Coast Aquarium may forever change your attitude toward fish and chips. It may also change the way you look at oceans, too. And it will surely rival the best experience, of so many possibilities, visitors ...

Oregon Coast Aquarium ? Newport, Oregon
31 May 2012 at 10:00am
Taking a trip to the Oregon Coast is like visiting an entirely new world... one where sea lions outnumber people, seagulls sing more popular hits than Justin Bieber and the cutest thing around is not your adorable toddler, it's the otters. And you can find ...

 

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
Newport man gets 70 months prison for kidnapping
20 Jul 2014 at 2:07pm
Port of Newport considering design, site for new office building
19 Jul 2014 at 1:38pm
Newport kidnapping suspect to take plea deal
15 Jul 2014 at 11:27am

 

F/V Endeavour off Newport taking on water ? Coast Guard racing to the scene ?...
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24 Jul 2014 at 9:48am
Click photos to enlarge The Coast Guard is racing to aid the fishing vessel Endeavour that is taking on water 9 miles northwest of the Yaquina Bay jaws. A 47′ motorlifeboat is expected to be on scene by 10am. The Endeavour’s captain reports that he’s still able to make 5 knots forward speed. Latest conversation [...]