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Forge ahead to the beach
Forge ahead to the beach

Finders Keepers will go out with a bang this weekend, as stealthy volunteers hide an extra 100 glass floats on the beach to mark the close of the glass giveaway’s 18th season.

Included with this special glass drop is a jumbo-sized float...

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Give the beach a clean bill of health
Give the beach a clean bill of health

The second installment in the Surfrider 2017 Beach Cleanup Series will take place on Saturday, May 20, at Ona Beach near Newport.

The Newport chapter of Surfrider organized the series to mark the 50th anniversary of the Oregon Beach Bill, which...

Wagons roll, to Newport
Wagons roll, to Newport

The Lincoln County Master Gardener Plant and Garden Sale will bloom for its 17th year in Newport this Saturday, May 20, offering everything from tomatoes and vegetable starts to perennials and culinary herbs.

The sale, which takes place in the...

Flip out, at Devils Lake
Flip out, at Devils Lake

Vacations at the lake have long been a time to take it easy, enjoy a break and, most importantly, slow down.

Not this weekend in Lincoln City, when the sixth annual Devils Lake Dash will see competitors from beginner to professional push their...

A talk in the park
A talk in the park

Staff from the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department are hoping people will join them in a yurt just north of Newport on Wednesday, May 24, to talk about the future of state parks.

The presentation, in the meeting yurt at Beverly Beach State...

A lab with a view
A lab with a view

Conservation groups have joined forces to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Oregon’s Beach Bill with a Citizen Science Extravaganza in the Manzanita area this Saturday, May 20.

The Portland Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation and the...

Oh, hull yeah
Oh, hull yeah
Tall ships offer a-vast amount of fun in Newport
Pick your party

The Nature Conservancy is looking for volunteers willing to lend a hand removing invasive species from the Miami River Preserve near Tillamook Bay on Saturday, May 20.

Volunteers will help save riparian restoration plantings from the deadly grip...

Causing an international flap
Causing an international flap

Cape Perpetua Scenic Area will mark International Migratory Bird Day this Saturday, May 13, by offering a guided bird walk for people of all ages.

Now in its 24th year, the day is a global campaign to inspire people to get outdoors, learn about...

Check out the village, people
Check out the village, people

The Audubon Society of Lincoln City birders is celebrating International Migratory Bird Day this Saturday, May 13, with a free guided bird hike through the Villages Open Space.

Located at the north end of Lincoln City, this large Open Space...

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A free workshop will offer training to people interested in helping out with citizen science on the Oregon Coast this Saturday, May 13, in Newport.

The Oregon Chapter of the American Cetacean Society is expanding its citizen science project on...

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Forge ahead to the beach

Finders Keepers will go out with a bang this weekend, as stealthy volunteers hide an extra 100 glass floats on the beach to mark the close of the...

Fleet of Flowers

Crowds will pack the seawall in Depoe Bay this Memorial Day. Monday, May 29, as the town celebrates its 72nd Fleet of Flowers, with...

It’s all kite lovely in Rockaway Beach
Give the beach a clean bill of health
Flip out, at Devils Lake

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Heard about the bird?

The Audubon Society of Lincoln City will open a new series of Open Space Bird Walks this Friday, May 26, with an excursion to the Cutler City...

Wagons roll, to Newport

The Lincoln County Master Gardener Plant and Garden Sale will bloom for its 17th year in Newport this Saturday, May 20, offering everything from...

A lab with a view
Pick your party
Causing an international flap