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Reserve some time to see birds
Reserve some time to see birds

Oswald West State Park is the gateway to the Cape Falcon Maine Reserve. Together, these areas create a corridor of conservation stretching from the land to three miles into the sea. This Friday, July 20, from 10 am to noon, members of the Friends of...

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Hit paydirt, at Buccaneer run
Hit paydirt, at Buccaneer run

If low-down, dirty pirates are your thing, you’ll find plenty of them in Newport this Saturday, July 14, as the Buccaneer Rampage Mud Obstacle Race returns for another bout of muddy mayhem.

The race will see runners in pirate garb...

Toledo braces for revolution
Toledo braces for revolution

There will be marching in the streets of Toledo this weekend, as the town celebrates its summer festival with the theme of “Industrial Revolution.”

Running from Thursday, July 12, through Sunday, July 15, the festival will feature...

Shore group celebrates silver
Shore group celebrates silver

The CoastWatch program will celebrate 25 years of caring for Oregon’s beaches this Saturday, July 7, with a pair of presentations and a guided walk at Gleneden Beach.

CoastWatch is the volunteer shoreline monitoring program of the Oregon...

Get into a pickle
Get into a pickle

Patriotism will meet Pickleball this Wednesday, July 4, when Newport Park & Recreation Department teams up with NW Pickleball Veterans to present a Pickleball Expo.

Wildly popular among retirees and seniors, Pickleball has seen huge annual...

Swing into summer
Swing into summer

Registration is now open for the 9th Annual Kids Zone Classic Charity Golf Tournament, which will see NFL Hall of Fame player Dan Fouts teeing off at Lincoln City’s Chinook Winds Golf Resort.

The 18-hole scramble is set for Saturday, July...

Do have a cow, man
Do have a cow, man
Milk every moment at Clover’s Day Celebration in Cloverdale
Tide pooling our resources
Tide pooling our resources

The Friends of Netarts Bay are hosting two special free events this weekend to encourage people to get outside and explore nature while learning more about the natural resources of the area, their cultural significance and how to responsibly enjoy...

A few walks within spitting distance
A few walks within spitting distance

The beauty of walking as a fitness activity is that it requires very little gear. Some sturdy shoes (unless you like walking barefoot) and a perhaps a sturdy stick, which some like to carve themselves, and you are good to go. The Yachats Coastal Gems...

Thyme for a trip
Thyme for a trip

The Newport Adventure Van will head into the Coast Range on Tuesday, June 26, taking passengers on a tour of The Thyme Garden, a family farm that has been growing organically since 1990.

Guests will start the day with a guided tour of the...

Boom, there it is
Summer Sailstice offers free boating on Yaquina Bay
Boom, there it is Summer Sailstice offers free boating on Yaquina Bay

Newport’s Yaquina Bay Yacht Club will celebrate the 18th annual Summer Sailstice by offering free boat trips to one and all this Saturday, June 23.

Held on the weekend closest to the Summer Solstice each year, the Summer Sailstice invites...

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Hit paydirt, at Buccaneer run

If low-down, dirty pirates are your thing, you’ll find plenty of them in Newport this Saturday, July 14, as the Buccaneer Rampage Mud...

Toledo braces for revolution

There will be marching in the streets of Toledo this weekend, as the town celebrates its summer festival with the theme of “Industrial...

Get into a pickle
Swing into summer
Do have a cow, man

Naturalist's Calendar

Reserve some time to see birds

Oswald West State Park is the gateway to the Cape Falcon Maine Reserve. Together, these areas create a corridor of conservation stretching from...

Scientists pool knowledge with bioblitz

Budding citizen scientists are invited to help researchers build their understanding of coastal ecology in a bioblitz event scheduled for Monday,...

Find your marbles, with bird survey
An im-peck-able itinerary
Shore group celebrates silver