Sports

It was no small task to find a spectator who wasn’t smiling during the two performances last weekend of the Lincoln County Fair Rodeo, held outside on a blustery Saturday night and a balmy Sunday afternoon at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds in Newport.

McMINNVILLE — In a high school all-star football game featuring player rosters and coaching staffs stacked with student-athletes representing the largest schools in the state, Waldport graduate Zak Holsey says he proved his worth up against the big boys last Saturday night at the 2022 Les Sc…

The Oregon Department of Agriculture and the Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife announced in a news release July 1 the opening of razor clam harvesting on the south coast. The entire Oregon coast now is open for razor clam harvesting. Recent shellfish samples taken from the area indica…

Community

The Lincoln County Fair was held last Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the fairgrounds in Newport, and fairgoers enjoyed games, live music, displays, 4-H animals and exhibits, a rodeo and more. In 2015, a new era was launched for this community event. Celebrating the many riches of this county…

The Lincoln County Genealogical Society invites people to join them this Saturday, July 9, at 11 a.m. at the Toledo Public Library, 173 NW Seventh St., for an overview of a free, online family history resource, The Family History Guide, presented by co-founder Bob Taylor. Those who cannot at…

Hop aboard the Newport 60+ Adventure Van as it heads to the Chehalem Cultural Center in Newberg this Saturday, July 9, for the 17th annual Willamette Valley Lavender Festival and Plein Air Art Show. This regional celebration of lavender, art, food and exceptionally made crafts is a unique an…

Arts & Entertainment

A local artist with a love of nature and concern for the environment uses those inspirations for creating colorful and eye-catching artwork.

Toledo is a small town that finds pride in all it has to offer, from its varied industries to the local community events that bring people together. The local arts community of Toledo is a significant presence on the coast, with galleries and studios dotted throughout the town. On the first …

The war taking place in Ukraine weighs heavily on the hearts of many Oregonians. To help turn the tragedy of war into something beautiful, one group of artists in Lincoln City is using the Ukraine symbol for peace to make a difference.

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Before moving to the Oregon coast, my husband Jed and I had never considered buying a boat, in fact, it’s a conversation that had literally never taken place — not once. As much as we both have always loved the outdoors, we never really considered ourselves “boat people”... until moving to W…

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Obituaries

Laurie Fox of Florence, Oregon, died February 14, 2022, at age…

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Jamie Beth Kraft, 53, of La Pine, OR, passed away at Sacred He…