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Shakes and gains
Shakes and gains

Lincoln City’s Samaritan North Lincoln Hospital will showcase the steps it has taken to improve the patient experience at its annual Quality and Safety Fair this Friday, Nov. 16.

With a “Shake It Up” theme, the fair will...

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A Perpetua learning cycle
A Perpetua learning cycle

Fall is a natural time for storytelling, and the Cape Perpetua Visitor Center is ready — with a new lineup of free educational presentations scheduled through the end of December.

Presentations will start at 1 pm every Saturday through...

Strumming up support for Women Who Lead
Strumming up support for Women Who Lead

The National Organization for Women will hold its annual celebration and silent auction fund-raiser this Sunday, Nov. 11, honoring “Women Who Lead.”

“Help celebrate women who wildly exceed expectations in their everyday...

The most musical van since Morrison

The Newport 60+ Adventure Van will be heading south on Saturday, Nov. 10, whisking passengers away for a Gaelic adventure at the Yachats Celtic Music Festival.

Now in its 18th year, the festival thrills audiences with a lively blend of...

Brace yourself for double the laughs
Brace yourself for double the laughs

Lincoln City will be the scene of a comedy double-header this Friday, Nov. 9, when Amanda Arnold and Murray Valeriano come to town.

Valeriano has toured the country performing in clubs and theaters, either headlining or opening for some of...

Businesses have a ball, in Newport
Businesses have a ball, in Newport

The Oregon Coast has developed a worldwide reputation as a place where beach walkers can stumble upon a handcrafted glass treasure to take home and keep.

Meanwhile, Newport is offering the chance to pick up a commemorative glass float without...

Get a dose of junk science

Training on how to deal with marine debris will be on offer in Lincoln City on Sunday, Nov. 17, in a free workshop offered by the Coastal Observation and Seabird Survey Team (COASST).

The COASST Marine Debris program is focused on the...

Light up a life

The annual Light Up a Life celebrations from Samaritan Hospice Services will offer people in Newport and Lincoln City the chance to remember loved ones while also supporting their local hospice.

The celebrations will begin at 6 pm this Friday,...

Meet Uncle Lar’. He’s relatively funny.
Meet Uncle Lar’. He’s relatively funny.

You can bet on hearing something funny this weekend at Chinook Winds Casino Resort, as Comedy on the Coast returns for an evening of off-color entertainment, headlined by Larry Reeb.

Known as Uncle Lar’, Reeb is the wise-cracking black...

Study some common core
Study some common core

New Moon Yoga in Lincoln City will be offering a special workshop exploring Kundalini Yoga on Saturday, Nov. 10.

Titled “Experience Gratitude Together,” the class invites participants to explore the beauty and technology of a yoga...

Box clever, in Tillamook
Box clever, in Tillamook

Tillamook’s nonprofit Art Accelerated Gallery will host a workshop on how to create decorative keepsake boxes this Saturday, Nov. 3.

Led by Linda Werner, the workshop will show how to transform a plain, sturdy box with collage, decorative...

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A Perpetua learning cycle

Fall is a natural time for storytelling, and the Cape Perpetua Visitor Center is ready — with a new lineup of free educational...

Get a dose of junk science

Training on how to deal with marine debris will be on offer in Lincoln City on Sunday, Nov. 17, in a free workshop offered by the Coastal...

Study some common core
Box clever, in Tillamook
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Shakes and gains

Lincoln City’s Samaritan North Lincoln Hospital will showcase the steps it has taken to improve the patient experience at its annual...

Feast meets west

Lincoln City’s St. Augustine Catholic Church is expecting company on Thursday, Nov. 22, with everyone invited to share in its 13th annual...

Make your-elf useful
A precipitation celebration
Strumming up support for Women Who Lead

Urchins

Pining for a sweet Halloween?

At most times of the year the only candy to be found in school is the hardened wad of chewing gum stuck to the underside of the...

An otterly fantastic evening

As Halloween approaches, visitors to the Oregon Coast Aquarium are likely to see animals feasting on pumpkins as part of their enrichment...

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