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  1. Surf and Flood Warnings for Oregon Coast, Even PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Beach Connection

    ... Coast, 2014: Funky to Fine Fine dining and a civilized celebration; or wilder side where whiskey flows freely. Newport events, Lincoln City events, Cannon Beach events, Pacific City events, Astoria events, Depoe Bay events, Manzanita events Winter ...

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  2. Coming full circleRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... beer and cuisine from 2003 to November 2014. Meanwhile, in 2008, O'Brien and her daughter Tara Coughlan moved to Newport, Oregon, where they opened Nana's Irish Pub, named after O'Brien's mother. "When I moved from the Shenandoah Valley years ago, I ...

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  3. Woman breaks neck while dancing on spilled drinks at Newport nightclub, $28.8 million suit saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Oregonian

    A woman who claims she broke her neck at a Newport nightclub -- when her drunken dance partner picked her up and slipped on drinks that other patrons had spilled throughout the night -- is suing the nightclub for $28.8 million. Alyssa Tyson now is a quadriplegic and "will require lifetime medical care and other support," according to her lawsuit filed Wednesday in Multnomah County Circuit Court.

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  4. Judge Orders Coast Guard To Maintain Oregon Helicopter StationRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Aero-News Network

    The U.S. Coast Guard helicopter station in Newport, OR will remain open following a hearing in a lawsuit brought by Newport Fishermen's Wives. A Coast Guard station in Charleston, SC is also off the chopping block, at least for another year.

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  5. Judge in Newport Coast Guard case makes it official: The helo keeps flyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Oregonian

    A Coast Guard pilot watches from the cockpit as crew members help assist an injured hiker near Cape Arago in 2008. Following the dramatic turn of events last week, when a delegation of senators and representatives inserted language aimed at blocking the U.S. Coast Guard's plans to close helicopter air stations in Newport, Ore., and Charleston, S.C., it's official.

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  6. Central Oregon Coast's Newport Seafood Wine Fest Tickets Now On SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Beach Connection

    At nearly 40 years old, it's not just a central Oregon coast icon but a major winter travel attraction around the entire state. Newport's Seafood and Wine Festival is in its 38th year now, with the 2015 date coming up: February 19 to 22. Online tickets just went up for sale at www.seafoodandwine.com , costing festival-goers $8 through $15, depending on the day you attend plus a processing fee.

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  7. Solstice Celebration and Dance in Two Towns on Central Oregon CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Beach Connection

    The central Oregon coast gets a doubledose of Solstice celebratory liveliness as the town of Newport and the sprawling burgh of Lincoln City both hold different events in honor of the big seasonal shift. Sunday, December 21, the Winter Solstice, is the shortest day and longest night of the year, and the official start of winter.

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  8. Jellyfish Talk This Week in Newport, Central Oregon CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Beach Connection

    Jellyfish are on the menu at an upcoming talk in Newport, on the central Oregon coast. Well, not literally, but they are the subject of a talk given by Dr. Richard Brodeur on December 18 at the meeting room of the Central Lincoln PUD.

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  9. It's whale watching season along the beautiful Oregon coastlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Examiner.com

    ... As the winter whale watching season approaches park rangers are available at the Depoe Bay Whale Watching Center in Newport, Oregon to answer any questions and provide tips and techniques on how to spot gray whales. Through their Whale Watching ...

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  10. Oregon Coast King Tides Project Asks for Photographic HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Beach Connection

    ... aspects of the project, please contact Meg Gardner, NOAA Coastal Fellow, at the Oregon Coastal Management Program in Newport: (541) 574-4514 or meg.gardner@state.or.us. At the conclusion of the project, a celebration will be held beginning at 5:30 ...

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  11. Mother searched 'insanity' on Google before throwing her...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Daily Mail

    ... aggravated murder, murder and manslaughter after throwing her son London to his death over Yaquina Bay Bridge in Newport, Oregon, on November 3. Family members said that Jillian McCabe (above in her mugshot) was mentally unstable prior to allegedly ...

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  12. Prosecutors: Mom researched "insanity" before killing sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | CBS News

    NEWPORT, Ore. - Prosecutors have told a judge that a woman accused of throwing her 6-year-old autistic son off a bridge on the Oregon coast had earlier done Internet research on the terms "guilty but insane" and "not guilty by reason of insanity."

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  13. Congress keeps Charleston Coast Guard helicopters flying through 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | ABC News 4 Charleston

    ... that were in operation on Nov. 30 at least through the beginning of 2016. It also applies to the helicopter base in Newport, OR that had also been slated to close. The Coast Guard will have to find the money in its existing budget. The two bases had ...

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  14. Coast Guard helicopter station to remain open?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Post and Courier

    ... congressional delegations passed a bill that blocked the service from closing the stations on Johns Island and Newport, Ore. The Coast Guard has scheduled Air Facility Charleston to close as a cost-cutting move, the service's pointed response to a ...

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  15. Citizen scientists test Pacific for radiationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Citizen scientists test Pacific for Fukushima radiation Traces have been found in the Pacific Ocean about 400 miles west of Oregon coast. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://usat.ly/1Ai8nHz Terry Waldron collects sea water samples to be tested as part of a Fukushima radiation monitoring project at Nye Beach in Newport, Ore.

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  16. Citizen scientists test Pacific for Fukushima radiationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | USA Today

    Citizen scientists test Pacific for Fukushima radiation Traces have been found in the Pacific Ocean about 400 miles west of Oregon coast. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1Ai8nHz Terry Waldron collects sea water samples to be tested as part of a Fukushima radiation monitoring project at Nye Beach in Newport, Ore.

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  17. Washington, California, Oregon Coasts to Get Another Wave of Tsunami DebrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Beach Connection

    (Newport, Oregon) A group of scientists, mostly from the Oregon coast, say more tsunami debris from the Japanese earthquake of 2011 is likely to hit the shorelines of the western U.S. and Canada soon. This brings new concerns about invasive species ...

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  18. Newport-area mom who admitted throwing son from Yaquina Bay Bridge searched online for 'guilty but insane,' prosecutors sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | OregonLive.com

    A Newport-area mother who police say admitted to throwing her 6-year-old son off the Yaquina Bay Bridge in November used the Internet to research criminal defenses before the child's death, according to prosecutors. Lincoln County District Attorney Michelle Branam told a circuit court judge during a hearing Tuesday that Jillian McCabe of Seal Rock had searched, "guilty but insane," "not guilty by reason of insanity," "state hospital" and "involuntary commitment" to apparently "evaluate or maybe educate herself on the criminal process," KEZI reports .

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  19. Prosecutors: Woman planned to throw son off Yaquina Bay BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    NEWPORT, Ore. Prosecutors revealed Tuesday that a woman who police said threw her son off the Yaquina Bay Bridge last month may have been planning to kill her son.

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  20. Another round of Japanese tsunami debris could be headed toward Northwest: Oregon environment roundup Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | OregonLive.com

    This Sunday, April 27, 2014 photo provided by the Surfrider Foundation shows debris washed up on a beach near Newport, Ore. Oregon coast wave-watchers shouldn't be surprised to find another round of Japanese tsunami debris washing up on shore this winter.

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