Category Archives: Oregon Coast Things To Do

An All You Can Eat Mac & Cheese Festival is Coming to Portland This Fall

I’m betting this event is going to be huge, I mean who doesn’t freaking love mac and cheese? You’d have to be a terrible person to not love some good old cheesy mac. And according to the event page on … Continue reading

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Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Strawberries, A Celebration Of The Sea, and Seafood Galore

By Andrew Kramer CAPE MAY, N.J. (CBS) – The summer activities in Cape May are underway now. The Cape May Music Festival began late May and continues through the middle of June, as Susan Krysiak with the Mid Atlantic Center … Continue reading

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Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Fireworks Just One Of Many Activities Down The Shore This July 4th

By Andrew Kramer CAPE MAY COUNTY, N.J. (CBS) – Festivals, food, family and, of course, fireworks — all of these are major parts of Fourth of July weekend. And for many people, you can add the beach to that list. … Continue reading

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Well-known Hammond fisherman convicted of sex abuse

A well-known Hammond fisherman was found guilty Tuesday of sex abuse and bribery charges stemming from a day of drinking and drug use with a young woman in 2015. Dennis Lee Sturgell, 66, was convicted of four counts of first-degree … Continue reading

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Our View: Let’s do all we can for local federal workers

Questioning the fundamental usefulness of government is the backbone of some American political factions, notably including the now seldom-mentioned Tea Party. Most of these righteous skeptics don’t live off the grid in libertarian enclaves or hatch anarchist plots. Instead, they … Continue reading

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Gearhart wants people to stop feeding elk

GEARHART — Spurred by safety concerns, the Gearhart City Council on Wednesday night unanimously agreed to consider rules prohibiting the feeding of elk and other wildlife. Bebe Michel, a resident, came before the council in July seeking ways to minimize … Continue reading

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Hammond fisherman sentenced in sex abuse case

A well-known Hammond fisherman was sentenced Monday to more than 13 years in prison for sex abuse against a young woman in 2015 and later bribing and threatening her. Dennis Lee Sturgell, 66, was convicted in November of four counts … Continue reading

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Editorial: Let’s do all we can for local federal workers

Questioning the fundamental usefulness of government is the backbone of some American political factions, notably including the now seldom-mentioned Tea Party. Most of these righteous skeptics don’t live off the grid in libertarian enclaves or hatch anarchist plots. Instead, they … Continue reading

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An international destination

Oregon is seeing more international tourists than ever before, and recent projections don’t show any signs of the trend stopping. In 2017, the state had more than 1.1 million foreign visitors, up 11 percent from 2012. The state collected about … Continue reading

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Elk mounts a car in Warrenton, raising concern about animals on the road

WARRENTON — Kristina Washington was catching a ride home from work this month on state Highway 104 when her Coast Shuttle driver stopped near Fourth Street for a herd of elk crossing the road. Things turned scary when a wayward … Continue reading

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