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County ships solar glasses across the world

NEWPORT - While the solar eclipse in Newport may not have brought in as many people as expected, the leftover glasses from the August event are going to a good cause. Adam Shanks, administrative lieutenant for the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office, said that many of the glasses left over in the city

NEWPORT NEWS-TIMES - 2017-09-20 01:26:22

Giving vehicles a showroom sparkle

NEWPORT - Looking to get that showroom sparkle back into your vehicle? Lonnie Gray, owner of Wax On/Wax Off Auto Detail in Newport, can give it a thorough cleaning, inside and out. NEWPORT - Looking to get that showroom sparkle back into your vehicle? Lonnie Gray, owner of Wax On/Wax Off Auto Det

NEWPORT NEWS-TIMES - 2017-09-19 20:26:49

WATCH / TRIBUTE: Field of Flags draws crowds, emotions

Red, white and blue filled an empty field in behind the Chinook Winds Casino Resort in Lincoln City after 1,000 American Flags were placed there for the annual Celebration of Honor. The celebration is a project by the Siletz Indian Tribe, which owns the casino and is designed to honor military servi

THE NEWS GUARD - 2017-09-19 00:30:00

WHAT'S HAPPENING: Community Calendar

Sept. 20 Public Meet and Greet with the Lincoln City Parks and Rec. Director candidates from 6 to 8 p.m. at Lincoln City Culinary Center, 801 SW Highway 101 at Lincoln City Hall. See the stories at thenewsguard.com and call 541-996-2151 for more details. Sept. 21 Gleneden Harvest Market 11 a.m. - 4

THE NEWS GUARD - 2017-09-17 20:00:00

Lightning strike sparks fire at Lincoln City condo

A lightning strike sparked a large fire at a Lincoln City condominium Tuesday morning. Depoe Bay Fire officials say the condo, which appears to be at the beach, was unoccupied at the time. Nearby condos were evacuated. Heavy rain, hail and lightning have been reported along the Oregon coast for the

KATU.COM - 2017-09-19 11:24:55

WEATHER: Thunderstorms, waterspouts

At 11:12 a.m., Tillamook County Department of Emergency Management issued a statement regarding the threat of thunderstorms and possible waterspout activity expected for the area. Moments later images began to pour in over social media of a funnel cloud and waterspout hovering over the Pacific Ocean

THE NEWS GUARD - 2017-09-18 20:30:00

WEATHER UPDATE: Thunderstorms, power outage

The clouds and rain cleared for a time on Tuesday morning, Sept. 19, revealing blue sky over the D River Beach in Lincoln City following the morning thunder and lightning.Jeremy C. Ruark / The News Guard Thunder, lightning and rain showers as well as a power outage opened the day in Lincoln City on

THE NEWS GUARD - 2017-09-19 15:30:00

SPECIAL REPORT / Human Sex trafficking: A survivor speaks out

Human sex trafficking - a modern form of slavery practiced around the world where children are forced into the sex trade - has been identified in Lincoln City and County as a prevalent crime that shatters lives and challenges law enforcement. But there is hope as survivors come forward to tell their

THE NEWS GUARD - 2017-09-20 00:00:00

NEWS DETAILS / School mural triggers concerns, superintendent's statement

The removal of a public art mural from Oceanlake Elementary School's cafeteria has triggered parent concerns and a statement from Lincoln County School interim Superintendent Tom Rinearson. The statements follow the Lincoln County School board meeting held at the school on Tuesday, Sept. 12. At that

THE NEWS GUARD - 2017-09-19 12:00:00

WATCH / PAW PADDLE: Dog swim quite a splash!

The annual Dog Swim at the Lincoln City Community Center was a happy event for dozens of dogs and their owners. Admission to the dog swim was free with a donation of canned or dry pet food for the Lincoln County Animal Shelter. Following the dog swim, the Lincoln City Pool closed for annual maintena

THE NEWS GUARD - 2017-09-18 18:15:00

THE BAN: Council to review banning plastic bags

The debate over banning plastic bags in Lincoln City is once again heading to the Lincoln City Council. On Monday evening, Sept. 18, the council is set to hold a work session to discuss the ban again. No decisions are expected and no public testimony will be taken, but the council could reach a cons

THE NEWS GUARD - 2017-09-18 00:00:00

Giant spider invades Lincoln City

Motorists driving along Highway 101 through Lincoln City may do a double take when they spot a eight-legged creature climbing down from atop the Goodwill store located at 1000 SW Highway 101. Although Halloween is still more than a month away, the holiday decorations are now on store shelves and ar

NEWPORT NEWS-TIMES - 2017-09-19 20:27:08

What should Lincoln City's image be?

1. Be Civil. No bullying, name calling, or insults. 2. Keep it Clean and Be Nice. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. 3. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. 4. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. 5.

THE NEWS GUARD - 2017-09-19 17:09:00

1 dead in multiple-car crash in Lincoln County

One person died in this multiple-car crash on Highway 18 outside Otis in Lincoln County. (Photo: Oregon State Police) One person died in a multiple-vehicle crash Tuesday just outside of Otis in Lincoln County, according to the Oregon State Police. The crash happened at about 3:45 p.m. on Highway 18

KATU.COM - 2017-09-19 21:50:55

Prep cross-country: Warriors keep tradition of success alive

PHILOMATH - Few schools in the state are more synonymous with cross-country state meet success than Philomath High. Thirty-five Warriors teams have finished their season with a trophy for a top-four finish at state. Only three other programs can say that. For four decades, Philomath's winning ways h

CORVALLIS GAZETTE-TIMES - 2017-09-20 06:00:00

Police Log (Sept. 20)

ATV CRASH: 5:32 p.m., 500 block of Heritage Hills Road, Philomath. Deputies responded to a home for an ATV accident and found a man on a logging road. Medics took the man to the Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center emergency room. The man's condition was unknown. MONDAY, SEPT. 18 FUGITIVE ARREST:

CORVALLIS GAZETTE-TIMES - 2017-09-19 23:58:00

Highway 20 work planned for Technology Loop area

Suggested head: Oregon Department of Transportation crews are planning night work on Philomath Boulevard this week that will force short delays for motorists. Contractors will be doing grinding and inlay paving from Technology Loop (milepost 53.5) to the Highway 20/34 bypass (milepost 56) starting T

CORVALLIS GAZETTE-TIMES - 2017-09-19 23:26:00

Police Log (Sept. 19)

This log includes incidents in which there might have been a public disturbance or a risk to the public. Information comes from the Corvallis Police Department and the Benton County Sheriff's Office. It does not include all calls for service. The status of incidents might change after further invest

CORVALLIS GAZETTE-TIMES - 2017-09-19 13:00:00

Oregon elk outlook remains decent across the state

Elk weathered the fierce winter in better shape than deer in the northeast, but numbers are largely static elsewhere in the state. Statewide populations are at or slightly below last year. Northwest: Elk are holding their own across the northern Coast Mountains, but while there was a good survival f

OREGONIAN - 2017-09-20 01:01:06

Rollover crash on eastbound Route 17 in Goshen reported

GOSHEN - A two-car crash in which at least one vehicle rolled over on eastbound Route 17 was reported just after 7:30 a.m. The crash happened in the vicinity of exit 122A. Police were preparing to divert eastbound traffic at exit 122. Motorists should avoid the area and seek alternate routes if poss

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-09-19 12:38:15