Monthly Archives: November 2018

Grants Getaways: Home on the road at Stub Steward State Park

If travel is a state of mind, Oregon sure makes you wonder how one region can offer such varied scenery and recreation? Even for the seasoned traveler, there’s an endless supply of secret places that are ripe for exploring. The … Continue reading

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5 Things To Do Between the Holidays Along the Oregon Coast

The forecast may be cloudy, but this is the time of year to relish the extremes, enjoy the uncrowded attractions and reward yourself with the sights and sounds of Oregon’s coastline. Whether you have out of-town-visitors, kids home from school … Continue reading

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Plan floated to return sea otters to the Oregon coast

It’s been more than a century since sea otters were hunted to near extinction along the U.S. West Coast. The cute animals were successfully reintroduced along the Washington, British Columbia and California coasts, but an attempt to bring them back … Continue reading

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Health advisory again up for Sunset Bay on Oregon Coast – The Register

Dylan Darling @DylanJDarling State health officials are again warning about high bacteria levels at Sunset Bay, a popular recreation location on the Oregon Coast near Coos Bay. Water samples this week indicated higher than normal fecal bacteria levels in seawater … Continue reading

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No mean feet: It’s always a good day for a hike

“In the beginning was the foot.” —Marvin Harris, American anthropologist Some of my greatest memories are uphill. “Let’s go for a walk,” my dad would say. With the sky turning golden in the late summer sun we would hike up … Continue reading

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No mean feet: It’s always a good day for a hike

“In the beginning was the foot.” —Marvin Harris, American anthropologist Some of my greatest memories are uphill. “Let’s go for a walk,” my dad would say. With the sky turning golden in the late summer sun we would hike up … Continue reading

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Room tax could pay for Chamber staff

LINCOLN COUNTY –– The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners discussed Wednesday three proposals that would use transient room tax money to pay for three different projects, including a $90,000-a-year three-year-long staffing project for the Chambers of Commerce in Depoe Bay, Toledo … Continue reading

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Room tax could pay for Chamber staff

LINCOLN COUNTY –– The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners discussed Wednesday three proposals that would use transient room tax money to pay for three different projects, including a $90,000-a-year three-year-long staffing project for the Chambers of Commerce in Depoe Bay, Toledo … Continue reading

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Chamber Minute: Shore Acres Holiday Lights bring magic to the coast

Now in its 32nd year of bringing magic to the coast, Holiday Lights, with 325,000 LED lights, many decorated Christmas trees, lighted sculptures, entertainment in the pavilion, and a beautifully decorated Garden House, draws 40,000-50,000 visitors each season. Inside the … Continue reading

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Calendar: 8 days of live music and artistic events – The Register

Friday Chris Paulson Glass Open Studio — 10 a.m. to 5 am. 1160 W. Second Ave. Kathy Tiger’s Open Studio Sale — 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. 1350 E. 25th Ave. Annie Heron Ceramics Holiday Sale — 11 a.m. to … Continue reading

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