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  1. Magnitude 4.5 earthquake and 5 other shakers hit 150 miles offRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... United States Geological Survey reports. After a preliminary 3.9-magnitude quake hit 100 miles off the coast of Port Orford, Ore., and 166 miles off the coast of Eureka, Calif, at 9:10 p.m., five aftershocks occurred in the following hours. There ...


  2. Leeworthy has high expectations for UCC men's basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | The News-Review

    ... roster, there are seven players taller than 6-foot-6. John Morrill-Keeler, out of Pacific High School in Port Orford, is the tallest player on the roster. He stands 6-10 tall and weighs about 240 pounds. "We've still got a couple of really good ...


  3. Martha (Dobbins) MaurerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 25 | The News-Review

    Martha Maurer went to be with the Lord on October 14, 2018. She was born October 2, 1935, to William and Esther Dobbins in Port Orford, Oregon.


  4. Lanny Ray RiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2018 | The News-Review

    ... Laura (Scott) Rice. He moved to Oregon as a young child, graduated from Myrtle Point High School and lived in Port Orford where he met his wife, Sandy. He worked in the local mill and eventually relocated to Roseburg, OR, where he raised his family ...


  5. Doris S. Thompson - 1921- 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2018 | News-Register

    With great sadness, the family of Doris S. Thompson announces her passing, peacefully and in her sleep, early Tuesday morning, September 25, 2018, at age 97. She'll be remembered as the loving mother of Bob and Brenda of Keizer, Oregon, Grant and Angela of Port Orford, Oregon, and Kurt and Paula of San Ramon, California; the grandmother of Justin, Sonya, Allie, Ariana and Adrian; great-grandmother to Nicholas; sister to Joyce; and second mom to Nancy, Johnny and Chrissy. She now joins her husband, Edwin "Tommy" Thompson, 1921-1978, in Heaven.


  6. Necessity is the Mother of New Junk DrawerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2018 | Blazers Edge

    ... Sunday afternoon and leaving the following Monday for a coastal excursion with stops in Seaview, WA, Newport, Port Orford, and Arcata) has been fully booked now, and now it's on to planning each and every meal and snack we shall eat. My sandwich ...


  7. Library book challenges stack upRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2018 | Portland Tribune

    ... True Adventures of Esther the Wonder Pig" by Steve Jenkins, Derek Walter and Caprice Crane, caused a stir at a Port Orford elementary school. The school principal asked the public library to review the book, and Library Director Denise Willms kept ...


  8. What makes Rintaro so beautiful? a Q&a with carpenter Len...What...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2018 | SFGate

    ... of the redwood you see there was cut down in 1908. It's old-growth, super-fine grain. The bar was a piece of Port Orford cedar, called hinoki in Japan, a log that I found on the Oregon coast that had been killed in a forest fire in the 1930s. It was ...


  9. 2018 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Alaska Cannonball | Oregon is on fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 | Autoblog

    This page is for personal, non-commercial use. You may order presentation ready copies to distribute to your colleagues, customers, or clients, by visiting The sun goes down on Battle Rock, Port Orford, Oregon, and my time on the Trans-America Trail.


  10. Crabbing and ClammingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | The News-Review

    ... or have questions about nearby shellfish areas, there is a free seminar that will be held Sept. 7 at the Port Orford Library at 5 p.m., with a clam dig on Sept. 8 at 7 a.m. Call 541-888-5515 for more information and possible additional ...


  11. Cape Blanco is a gorgeous park with a hardscrabble pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2018 | The Oregonian

    ... carrying flour, sugar, coffee and newspapers. Even after a road was built in 1885, it was often easier to reach Port Orford by travelling along the beach at low tide. While most Oregon lighthouse keepers rotated their stations every few years, the ...


  12. Luxury Oregon log homes for $10 million or lessRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2018 | The Oregonian

    ... or recently sold. We top our list with a Gold Beach estate priced at $10 million. A $2-million log home in Port Orford sold in 11 days. And there's a $1 million tear down log home in Lake Oswego. So much for Abe Lincoln-like humble abodes. Quaint ...


  13. 'There Aren't A Lot Of Other Options:' Port Orford's Season Of Crab And CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2018 | The News-Review

    The opening salvo actually came from the wintry Pacific, where high levels of domoic acid - a neurotoxin byproduct of marine algae blooms - disrupted seafood production along Oregon's South Coast. For Port Orford in particular, where the fishing industry sustains about one-third of the local economy, this meant a season of loss instead of bounty.


  14. Out & About: July 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | The Columbian

    ... subarea quota has been caught. Off central Oregon between Cape Falcon (near Manzanita) and Humbug Mountain (near Port Orford), the spring all-depth halibut fishery has enough quota remaining for two back-up dates to be open, Friday and Saturday. a ...


  15. Man visiting 58 Oregon rivers for law's anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2018 | Seattle Times

    ... dam detailed in a 1931 report was to stand 200 feet tall and back up the Rogue far upstream, says Tim Palmer, a Port Orford author of several books, including "Wild and Scenic Rivers: An American Legacy." When talk of the dam resurfaced in the ...


  16. Where We Live: Communities for All AgesRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2018 | StrongTowns

    ... Next on the wish list: installing a bus shelter. To encourage pedestrian traffic, the very small city of Port Orford, Oregon (population 1,159, average age 56), installed seating with attached planters. The benches give the business district a boost ...


  17. Groups sue Oregon over fishRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | The Columbian

    ... tween 1 and 2 million salmon returned to their natal streams in this region - an area stretching from Seaside to Port Orford - in 1900.


  18. State reverses itself, declines to list marbled murrelet as endangeredRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2018 |

    ... 3-3, then ended up voting 4-2 to grant the murrelet endangered status. Bob Webber, a commissioner from Port Orford, ultimately changed his vote. "I would rather uplist than do nothing," he said, before voting. Between then and now, the agency was to ...


  19. Small earthquake off Oregon coast becomes fifth to strike since AprilRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2018 |

    A magnitude-3.2 earthquake struck off the Oregon coast early Tuesday morning, becoming the fifth to occur in or near the state in the last two months. The quake rumbled at 12:44 a.m. about 90 miles west of Port Orford and at a depth of roughly 6 miles, according to the U.S. Geological Survey .


  20. Tour de Fronds bicycle event slated for Father's Day weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2018 | The News-Review

    ... Big Tree/Flannigan Prairie - 55-mile loop takes riders by the Big Tree Observation area where the largest Port Orford cedar grows. Rogue River/Singing Springs - 71 miles. The turnaround is at the Singing Springs Resort, which offers an area to rest, ...


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