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Depoe Bay City Hall jarred by financial disarray

Two employees have lost their jobs and morale at city hall has plummeted as a result of financial turmoil that left municipal books unbalanced for months.

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Toledo man sues ODOT over lost leg

A Toledo man who lost his left leg in a car accident two years ago has filed a lawsuit against the Oregon Department of Transportation.

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Arrest made in parking lot accident

Police have arrested the driver of a car that ended up beneath a pickup truck in a retail parking lot last week. On Thursday, March 7 at 4 p.m., Newport Police were dispatched to a multiple vehicle traffic crash in the Walmart parking lot in Newport.

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Volunteers closing in on Corvallis to Sea Trail

We drove through Toledo, past train cars heaped with wood pulp steaming in the morning sun. We weaved our way up along a couple miles of clear cut, onto Forest Service Road 5083. The trees, moss-draped alder and Douglas fir, returned.

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Homes for Sale - Lincoln County

Cottage for Sale in Seal Rock, Or $325,000

This cute cottage style home sits above the flood and tsunami zones on lower Lanai Loop in the peaceful neighborhood of Makai near Ona Beach and the Pacific Ocean.

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Bookings down at Sheriff’s Office

Deputies responded to no calls of manslaughter or murder this year, according to a report on the previous year’s progress and achievements. The recently released 2018 report includes the creation of a new volunteer group, two hires for a new program and the reinstatement of an old team.

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Solving beach litter

Get out and get involved in cleaner beaches for Spring Break.

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Toledo launch ramp to close for repairs

The Port of Toledo’s launch ramp at 128 Ramp Road will be closed for two weeks, from March 18-31. The port is closing the ramp during the off-season in order to temporarily remove and repair a damaged section of the dock. The picnic area and restrooms will remain open to the public for day use only.

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Whales on the way

The Spring Whale Watch Week event returns to the coast March 23 - 31 to celebrate the more than 20,000 gray whales expected to migrate north past Oregon over the next few months.

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Finalists selected for port manager

The Port of Newport selected three finalists for the role of general manager and is preparing to have them meet the public this coming weekend.

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  • Obituaries

    Duane Harrison Dockins October 20, 1924 – March 17, 2019

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  • Sports

    Irish bats were swinging

    The base paths were crowded Tuesday for both offenses in a high-scoring game where the economical Waldport Fighting Irish used just four hits to come out on top against Lowell, 12-7.

  • Community

    Yoga and the didjeridu promote sleep and wellness

    The Dream On sleep education group will host a presentation called “Exploring Yoga Nidra & the Didjeridu for Sleep & Wellness” from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. today (Friday), March 22, at the Center for Health Education, located at 740 NW Ninth St. in Newport. Yoga Nidra is a deep relaxation technique for stress reduction and sleep promotion. Playing the didjeridu tones airway muscles, which has been shown to reduce symptoms of sleep apnea. This event will feature Beth Williams, certified yoga instructor, and Tyler Spencer, didjeridu artisan and performer. A performance by Spencer will follow the presentations. This event is free, and no registration is required. Refreshments will be provided.

  • Community

    ‘Richard Wagner’s World View’ is topic of talk

    Steve Myers, a regular usher at the Met Live in HD broadcasts at the Newport Performing Arts Center, will host a discussion on opera composer Richard Wagner from noon to 2 p.m. on Thursday, March 28, at the Newport Public Library, 35 NW Nye St.

  • Community

    Mental Health First Aid class offered in Newport

    Samaritan Health Services invites community members to register for the upcoming adult-focused Mental Health First Aid course on Thursday, March 28, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Center for Health Education, 740 SW Ninth St., Newport.

  • Obituaries

    Tom Respaky 69

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  • Obituaries

    Anthony Jay Palser June 22, 1975 - March 14, 2019

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  • Community

    The local impacts of World War II

    The east English and the west Oregon coasts faced the imminent threat of invasion during World War II. Mick McLean, president of the North Lincoln County Historical Society, will facilitate a slide-show discussion at the Newport 60+ Activity Center that describes many similarities on how authorities and local citizens facing the beach responded to real and perceived threats from the enemy, both foreign and domestic.

4th Annual Crab Blessing

Families, fishermen and community members gathered at the North Jetty look-out at Yaquina Bay State Park on Friday, Jan. 4 for the 4th Annual Crab Blessing (Photos by Shelby Wolfe)