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Coos Bay man killed in accident south of Yachats

YACHATS - On Sunday at about 11:07 a.m., Oregon State Police and emergency personnel responded to a report of a multiple vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 101 at milepost 174, south of Yachats. A preliminary investigation revealed a red 2002 Ford Ranger pickup was northbound on Highway 101 at mile post

WORLD LINK - 2018-03-19 04:24:00

LINCOLN CITY ON TV: New cooking show launched

As part of a new marketing strategy, the Lincoln City Visitors and Convention Bureau has launched a new cooking show. The show's title is "Beachside Bites" and during each episode, Lincoln City Culinary Center Manager Donna Riani will feature a local chef preparing recipes in front of a studio audie

THE NEWS GUARD - 2018-03-18 19:00:00

Spike in whale sightings on Oregon coast

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) --- A spike has been reported in the number of whales spotted on the Oregon coast, officials in Newport tell KOIN 6 News. Videos from the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department show a number of gray whales spotted from the Whale Watching Center in Depoe Bay. Officials say they'

CHANNEL 6000 - 2018-03-19 14:08:26

Three seriously injured in multi-vehicle crash in Beaverton

BEAVERTON, Ore. -- Three people were injured in a multi-vehicle crash in Beaverton that temporarily closed Tualatin Valley Highway on Sunday afternoon. Beaverton Police received a call about a DUII driver in the area of Murray Boulevard at 11:49 a.m. When officers arrived, the driver in question had

KGW - 2018-03-18 20:01:00

CLIFF RESCUE: 2 hikers airlifted to safety

A multi agency effort helped located and rescue two teens from a popular hiking area north of Roads End. Lincoln City dispatch tells thenewsguard.com the rescue took place at about 2 p.m. on Friday, March 16, at God's Thumb, a popular hiking area off Logan Road at Roads End. Details posted on the No

THE NEWS GUARD - 2018-03-17 22:00:00

DSL Builders: Newport High School Gym Retrofit Structural Roof Package

SUB-BIDS REQUESTED Newport High School Gym Retrofit Structural Roof Package Bids Requested: Thursday March 29, 2018 at 2 PM Subcontractor Bids for: Roof Replacement Contact Marty Miller (martym@dsl-builders.com) to obtain bid documents. Please forward bid proposals electronically to Marty Miller or

DAILY JOURNAL OF COMMERCE - 2018-03-19 14:30:34

ATTEMPTED MURDER: 'Intentional' car crash leads to indictment

A Washington man has been indictment for attempted murder and several other charges following what police say was an intentional attack at a Lincoln City store parking lot, according to a report by the Associated Press and Portland's KATU TV. Police arrested Perry G. Nicolopoulos, 68, following a ca

THE NEWS GUARD - 2018-03-17 19:30:00

WATCH / THE WATCH: Whales already here!

Quiet meals at various Oregon Coast eating establishments over looking the Pacific Ocean are crackling with the sounds of glee as patrons spot migrating whales along the shoreline. The annual spring gray whale migration began earlier then usual this year. We checked in with the Oregon Parks and Recr

THE NEWS GUARD - 2018-03-19 07:15:00

DEADLY CRASH: 7 people involved, 2 killed in Highway 26 traffic crash

Banks Fire District officials said two people died and five others were injured in a traffic crash on Highway 26 east of Cannon Beach. According to a release fromBanks Fire District, two SUVs were involved in the traffic crash. Two people were transported via Life Flight to Emanuel Hospital and to O


POLICE CHASE: 4 arrests, included a wanted Lincoln City woman

Police have arrested Nicolette Wiley,of Lincoln City, following a high speed chase in Newport. Wiley is wanted as a suspect in a Salem robbery and also wanted by Lincoln City Police.Photo / Lincoln County Jail Four people, including a Lincoln City woman and a Neotsu resident are facing charges after


Corvallis man accused of raping child

A 20-year-old Corvallis man is facing rape charges for allegedly engaging in sexual intercourse with a child under 14 years old, according to court records. Bryson Tieler Ray is charged with second-degree rape, second-degree sodomy, first-degree sexual abuse and second-degree sexual abuse, according


'THIS IS NOT NORMAL' Wyden addresses gun violence at Lincoln City Town Hall

Oregon U.S. Senator Ron Wyden (D) opened and closed his Lincoln City Town Hall meeting at Taft 7-12 High School on Saturday, March 17, with statements about local students taking a stand against gun violence. The 90 minute session of questions and answers included a statement from 11-year old Ali To

THE NEWS GUARD - 2018-03-17 20:30:00

Police search for missing couple, possibly suicidal

Oregon State Police said 23-year-old Kiara Wick and 20-year-old Jacob Eveler were last seen around 2:00 a.m. on Friday in Corvallis, on the OSU campus in Tebeau Hall (Wick's Residence). Police said at around 3:00 p.m., a vehicle Eveler was believed to drive was found at Eveler's parent's home in


POT STORE BURGLARY: 3 people arrested

Three people, including a juvenile, have been arrested following a burglary investigation at a Newport area cannabis store. According to the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office, the case unfolded at about 8:15 on February 28, following a report that two males were attempting to force entry into Bernie's


Police: Three arrested after leaving behind heroin at Newport hotel

Newport Police said they arrested three people after they allegedly left heroin at a hotel room. Police were called to the room at 306 N Coast Highway Monday. Officers working undercover quickly found the car the guests had been using, and saw the suspects sell drugs. Using a search warrant, police


DOG PARK: Start barking if you want to see one in Lincoln City

Though many might think seven miles of beach provides adequate recreational opportunity for dogs in Lincoln City, fenced dog parks have become increasingly popular places where dogs can safely play off-leash and both they and their humans can socialize. The City of Lincoln City has no formal plans t


Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


POLICE BLOTTER: Short pursuit, driver bails

The police blotter relates the public record of incidents as reported by the Lincoln City Police, Lincoln County Sheriff, and Oregon State Police. All individuals arrested or charged with a crime are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information printed is preliminary and subject to change. MON


Family that found 7 baseball cards worth millions finds 8th

This undated photo provided by Professional Sports Authenticator shows the front of a Ty Cobb baseball card circa 1911. A family that made one of the greatest finds in the history of sports collectibles two years ago when they found seven Ty Cobb baseball cards printed between 1909 and 1911 have now


Now and Then Treasures opens in Newport

NEWPORT - For people who love to find hidden treasures at garage sales and thrift stores, they now have a new option in Newport. Now and Then Treasures opened its doors on March 1 at 2310 Oregon Coast Highway, in the Pacific Plaza Shopping Center east of the Safeway supermarket. Josh Scott is the o