NEWPORT -- Now dark for several weeks, the light typically shining out to sea from Yaquina Head Lighthouse will continue to remain off for a few more months.
Preservation work being done to the historic lighthouse, including surface repairs and a fresh coat of paint...more
When the rain finally let up on Monday afternoon, my wife and I took the suggestion of a reader and drove south of Newport to look for the Beaver Creek Trail located in Brian Booth State Park.
I had done a little research on...more
One tiny red and blue fish, the cardinal tetra, a staple of hobbyists' fish tanks everywhere, could be the key to saving large swaths of its native Amazon ecosystem from environmental degradation. A decades-old sustainable fishery for the thumb-sized tetra is getting some help from...more
NEWPORT -- A special celebration honoring the dead is coming to the Newport Visual Arts Center on Sunday.
The Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead celebration, will provide attendees with a fun and intriguing cultural experience.
Dia de los Muertos is a...more
COAST HILLS CLASSIC OF 2014: Coast Hills Classic of 2014
Uploaded: May 7, 2014 4:18 pm Local rider Ben Laurel of Newport carries his bike uphill following a tricky right turn on the course. Laurel came out on top as the overall winner in the 12-mile race.
By: Abbie Tumbleson