A casual search of Airbnb offerings in Newport recently pulled up more than 300 options for lodging. None of which are monitored for paying the transient room tax rate of 9.5 percent.
The 30-year-old man involved in a single-vehicle crash on Thursday, March 16, is listed in fair condition, despite suffering severe injuries from a highway guardrail that sliced through his car.
The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners has taken a position in opposition to a ballot measure calling for a ban on aerial spraying of pesticides.
In an effort to have a local health clinic, the city council agreed to begin formal discussions with Lincoln Community Health Center.
Students at Siletz Valley Schools joined leaders in prevention, law enforcement and religion in the antidrug "Healing March" Wednesday, March 22.