What is Beneath N. Oregon Coast’s Seaside? Trippy Geologic Answer

What is Beneath N. Oregon Coast’s Seaside? Trippy Geologic Answer

Published 05/18/2018 at 5:25 AM PDT
By Oregon Coast Beach Connection Staff

(Seaside, Oregon) – Have you ever looked around the north Oregon coast town of Seaside and wondered: what on Earth is beneath you? What is under all that sand?

The answer is a little mind-boggling, especially when compared to other beaches along the Oregon coast. There’s a lot. All that sand goes really, really deep before there’s anything solid.

Tom Horning, the famed geologist every coastal tourism official loves to have around, provided the

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Cura Cannabis Is Producing Montel Williams’ CBD Line For National Distribution

Montel Williams poses for a portrait behind bottles of Lenitiv brand Alert and Rest CBD capsules. (Credit: Aria McLaughlin)

West Coast cannabis-oil producer Cura Cannabis has teamed up with Lenitiv Labs and founder Montel Williams to market Williams’ personal line of cannabidiol (CBD) products in most U.S. states.

The ambitious Portland-based firm announced today that it has begun producing Lenitiv Labs’ hemp-derived CBD capsules, which can now be ordered and shipped around the country.

See also: New York May Finally Address Its Cannabis Catastrophe By Curbing Arrests

According to

...read more at https://www.forbes.com/sites/janetwburns/2018/05/17/cura-cannabis-will-produce-montel-williams-cbd-line-for-nationwide-sale/

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The Off-the-Radar Beaches You Should Hit This Summer

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Skip Cabo this time.

Halki, Greece
It’s not super easy to make your way to Halki (also known as Chalki), but once you get to the small island in the Dodecanese archipelago you’ll be glad you did. You’ll start patting yourself on the back once you get off of the small boat that ferried you over to the Greek island from Rhodes. The Agean Sea water around this rugged place is so clear that it looks like the harbor’s colorful fishing boats are floating in thin air. The accolades (given to yourself by yourself, for

...read more at https://www.gq.com/story/best-underrated-summer-beaches

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Newport goes to pot

A vast selection of plants specially nurtured to withstand the coastal fog will be on sale in Newport this Saturday, May 19, at the annual plant sale from Lincoln County Master Gardeners.

The sale will see the Lincoln County Commons packed with more than 4,000 flowering annuals, perennials, ferns, natives, succulents, tomatoes, vegetables and herbs.

“All plants are priced to sell,” said plant sale co-chair Greg Kurtz. “Our volunteers raise the plants in their own gardens and greenhouses, and often donate the

...read more at http://www.oregoncoasttoday.com/oct/naturalist/20180515/newport-goes-to-pot

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Yachats Pride Fest Livens Up Central Oregon Coast for Second Year

Yachats Pride Fest Livens Up Central Oregon Coast for Second Year

Published 05/17/2018 at 5:25 PM PDT
By Oregon Coast Beach Connection Staff

(Yachats, Oregon) – The central Oregon coast town of Yachats will be the center of fun and frivolity soon, as the Second Annual Yachats Pride festival is celebrated on June 1 – 3.

From its first sojourn last year the festival has expanded to become a three-day event, adding a food court, beer garden, and hang-out area that will be open all day Saturday starting at 10 a.m.

On Friday,

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Cura Cannabis Is Now Producing Montel Williams’ CBD Line For …

Montel Williams poses for a portrait behind bottles of Lenitiv brand Alert and Rest CBD capsules. (Credit: Aria McLaughlin)

West Coast cannabis-oil producer Cura Cannabis has teamed up with Lenitiv Labs and founder Montel Williams to market Williams’ personal line of cannabidiol (CBD) products in most U.S. states.

The ambitious Portland-based firm announced today that it has begun producing Lenitiv Labs’ hemp-derived CBD capsules, which can now be ordered and shipped around the country.

See also: New York May Finally Address Its Cannabis Catastrophe By Curbing Arrests

According to

...read more at https://www.forbes.com/sites/janetwburns/2018/05/17/cura-cannabis-will-produce-montel-williams-cbd-line-for-nationwide-sale/

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The Off-the-Radar Summer Beaches You Should Hit This Summer

902489464

Skip Cabo this time.

Halki, Greece
It’s not super easy to make your way to Halki (also known as Chalki), but once you get to the small island in the Dodecanese archipelago you’ll be glad you did. You’ll start patting yourself on the back once you get off of the small boat that ferried you over to the Greek island from Rhodes. The Agean Sea water around this rugged place is so clear that it looks like the harbor’s colorful fishing boats are floating in thin air. The accolades (given to yourself by yourself, for

...read more at https://www.gq.com/story/best-underrated-summer-beaches

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Two Shot At Apartment In Newport

Newport, Oregon – Two people were shot at apartments in Newport on the Oregon coast after a neighborhood dispute. Oregon State police and SWAT surrounded the apartment building. 59-year-old Franklin Tomes refused to come out of his apartment. That’s when SWAT and negotiators moved in. The two victims were transported to Good Samaritan hospital in Newport. They are both listed as stable. Officers were eventually able to take Tomes into custody. He’s been charged with two counts of attempted murder and unlawful use of a weapon.

Read more from Newport Police:

**Update**

At about 2:21 AM, OSP SWAT Negotiators made phone contact with the

...read more at http://www.kxl.com/shooting-at-apartment-in-newport/

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Be yourself, with “Bi-”

Photo by Russell J Young

Photo by Russell J Young

A play that challenges the binary nature of human identity will be on offer at the Newport Performing Arts Center on Thursday, May 24.

Presented as part of the ongoing Williams Lecture Series, “Bi-” is a story about embracing human complexity, breaking open the boxes of selective classification and raising the question: “What is your ‘bi-dentity?”

Inspired by Edwin Abbott’s novel “Flatland,” the story is set in 2089 in the fictitious Tierra Plana,

...read more at http://www.oregoncoasttoday.com/Content/oct/coast-culture/20180515/be-yourself-with-bi

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Ships Featured in Movies to Dock in Newport

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