Central Oregon Coast Programs Feature Birding, Impact of Ocean Turbines
March is not just for whales on the central Oregon coast it's actually for the birds as well.
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Waldport fisherman missing off Newport-based vessel in Bering Sea
A longtime Oregon fisherman is believed dead after he apparently fell overboard a fishing vessel in the Bering Sea Wednesday morning.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Now Showing at Oregon Coast Museums: Ghost Town, Scary Lighthouse, Shipwrecks
A variety of new exhibits at coastal history museums will have you riveted. From the slightly spooky to the just plain mind-boggling, museums on the north and central Oregon coast are featuring tidbits about the abundance of regional shipwrecks, a coastal ghost town you probably knew nothing about, and a legendary lighthouse.
Lincoln County to pay $140,000 to settle Newport man's free-speech lawsuit
Lincoln County's insurer will pay a Newport man $140,000 to settle a federal lawsuit accusing the county of retaliating against him for exercising his First Amendment rights and denying him due process when they banned him from county property.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Spring Break Lodging on the Oregon Coast: the Best of Where to Stay
It's just about spring and that means it's soon time to make a break for the coast a spring break on the coast, that is.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
N. Oregon Coast Presentation Features Underwater Volcanoes
Those wild, weird and wonderful undersea volcanoes will show up in Cannon Beach on Thursday, March 13. Not in person, of course, but via a talk given by Dr. Bill Chadwick of the Hatfield Marine Science Center and NOAA at the Cannon Beach History Center & Museum.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Pirate Drake's Ties to Oregon Coast, Mystery Shipwreck Explored This Weekend
Did Sir Francis Drake actually drop anchor off the central Oregon coast and not California? Was his real place of anchor covered up and why? And is that mysterious shipwreck just north of Lincoln City connected to him? .
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Woman, two children die in trailer fire along Oregon coast
A woman and two children have died in a fire in a trailer home along the Oregon coast.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Man pumping gas lights cigarette, suffers burns in Newport
NEWPORT, Ore. -- A man who tried to light a cigarette while pumping gasoline in Newport was seriously burned when the vapor ignited.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Iconic Irish Singer Performs in Lincoln City, Central Oregon Coast
A wee bit of the best of Ireland shows up on on the central Oregon coast on March 3 as the Lincoln City Cultural Center hosts Irish music hero Danny O'Flaherty.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Necropsies on beached striped dolphins leave more questions than answers
Veterinarians at the Seaside Aquarium tried to save this male striped dolphin, discovered Wednesday morning on a Gearhart beach.
Newport Chamber, Visitors Center, Oregon Coast - Updates, News
At the Newport, Oregon Chamber and Visitors Center, you'll find 24-hour visitor information in a covered kiosk/lobby.
Savor Cannon Beach Fest a Feast of Wine and Culinary Feats on Oregon Coast
Four days of extravagant wining and dining on the Oregon coast are approaching as Cannon Beach readies itself for the Savor Cannon Beach festival, happening March 6 to 9. It's comprised of wine tasting events, wine dinners and a wine walk featuring dozens of Northwest wineries, along with arts events all over the north Oregon coast town.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Massive Seafood Wine Fest On Course for Central Oregon Coast
The show will go on at the central Oregon coast this week, in spite of tents getting blown down during a wind storm.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Newport Seafood and Wine Festival, Oregon Coast, News, Updates, Transportation
If you did not make reservations ahead of time, you will need to find lodging in nearby towns such as is available for the Seafood and Wine Festival.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Eckman Lake gets new aluminum dock
So that's what that is? Because Yachats is our all-time favorite coastal destination, my wife Kay and I have driven by Eckman Lake probably two dozen or more times when taking Highway 34 from Philomath to Waldport.