Monthly Archives: July 2017

Oregon Coast Guard crew rescues man after yacht sinks (video)

WARRENTON — The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a 67-year-old man whose 45-foot yacht sank about 9 miles (14 kilometers) from land after hitting an unknown object. Officials say a helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Astoria in Oregon responded … Continue reading

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ECLIPSE: Come early, stay late

On Monday, August 21, Lincoln City will be one of the first communities in the United States to experience a once-in-a-lifetime event… a total solar eclipse. Lodging is still available for eclipse weekend in Lincoln City. Come early, stay late … Continue reading

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Oregon Heatwave: Inland Possibly 106, Coast May or May Not be a …

Oregon Heatwave: Inland Possibly 106, Coast May or May Not be a Relief Published 07/29/2017 at 6:43 PM PDT – Updated 07/29/2017 at 6:53 PM PDT By Oregon Coast Beach Connection staff (Manzanita, Oregon) – An excessive heat watch has … Continue reading

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Oregon Heatwave: Inland Possibly 106, Coast May or May Not be a Relief

Oregon Heatwave: Inland Possibly 106, Coast May or May Not be a Relief Published 07/29/2017 at 6:43 PM PDT – Updated 07/29/2017 at 6:53 PM PDT By Oregon Coast Beach Connection staff (Manzanita, Oregon) – An excessive heat watch has … Continue reading

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Oregon’s fall salmon seasons; coast to Buoy 10 to McNary Dam …

Anglers headed to the Oregon Coast or Columbia River Tuesday to meet the 2017 fall salmon runs must pay attention to an array of rules.Bill Monroe  Anglers begin fishing Tuesday for fall salmon and steelhead inside a Rubik’s Cube of … Continue reading

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California Has More Marijuana Than They Can Consume

By Keith MansurOregon Cannabis Connection   The head of a state cannabis growers group said that growers in California are producing a marijuana excess, which will lead to problems down the road for many growers. He said that California growers … Continue reading

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Couple one visit away from visiting every Cracker Barrel in America

(GOSHEN, Ind.) — Ray and Wilma Yoder of Goshen, Indiana, are on a quest to make Cracker Barrel history. The couple, married for 60 years, are just one visit away from visiting all 645 Cracker Barrel Old Country Store locations … Continue reading

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Hikers ditching famous trail for Oregon Coast Trail

Hikers ditching famous trail for Oregon Coast Trail July 15, 2017 …read more at http://www.sfchronicle.com/news/article/Hikers-ditching-famous-trail-for-Oregon-Coast-11290699.php

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Grant’s Getaways: Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad

In Garibaldi, the Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad connects passengers with recreation that reaches back more than a century. Each morning, Engineer Scott Wickert preps the business end of the OCSR: a Prairie 262 steam engine that roars to life in billowy clouds … Continue reading

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Solar Eclipse In Oregon Spikes Demand For Pot, Alcohol

Liquor and marijuana sellers in Oregon are stocking up on product to prepare for a solar eclipse on August 21 which is expected to bring more than one million tourists into the state and increase demand for alcohol and marijuana … Continue reading

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