Dive into Flavor: Top 3 Seaside Pubs You Must Visit
This article presents three charming pubs located by the seaside. Have you had the chance to visit any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below:
Masked crime-spree suspect could face more than 30 charges across PNW
Jacob Dean Smart, the Astoria man captured in Port of Kalama on Feb. 27 following an alleged multi-day crime spree that spanned five different counties across Oregon, Washington and Idaho, was arraigned in Cowlitz County Superior Court, Tuesday.
Massive Fire Hits Ilwaco, Wash. Seafood Processing Facility
A fire that began Jan 22 at Washington’s Ilwaco Landing seafood processing facility, a hub for Dungeness crab harvests, is under investigation. Meanwhile, the loss leaves Safe Coast Seafoods as the lone fish-receiving facility in Ilwaco, a small town near the Oregon border. The devastation from the massive fire...
Savor Astoria: The 3 Pubs That Are Redefining The Local Pub Scene
In this article, we'll be exploring three notable pubs in Astoria. Have you had the chance to visit any of these establishments? If yes, we would love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below.
Gearhart galleries unveil new exhibits in art walk
On the first Saturday of each month, stop by participating locations in Gearhart from 2 to 5 p.m. to wander through town, enjoy refreshments and meet local artists. If you have a favorite bird or flower or would like to commission a piece about your favorite place, home, or favorite spot on the beach, bring it into this gallery during the event.
Seaside Art Walk is back, celebrating 20 years
Celebrating 20 years, the Seaside First Saturday Art Walk will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday in the historic Gilbert District, between Broadway and Holladay Drive. This is a free event with dedicated parking for the District at Holladay Drive and Oceanway Street. Crafted in Seaside, 530 Broadway.
Man suspected of breaking into women's homes and stealing underwear in Idaho, arrested in Washington
COWLITZ COUNTY, Wash. — A man who is suspected of breaking into women's houses in Boise and stealing their underwear was arrested in Washington on Monday, Feb. 26 just after midnight. According to the Boise Police Department (BPD), Jacob Dean Smart from Astoria, Oregon was arrested by the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office (CCSO).
Coast Guard Cutter Alert returns home to Astoria for the last time
The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Alert (WMEC 630) and its crew returned to their homeport, Monday, after a 59-day counter-narcotics patrol in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. This patrol is scheduled to be the cutter’s last patrol out of its current homeport of Astoria, Oregon. During the patrol, the Alert’s embarked helicopter crew from, the Helicopter Interdiction Tactical Squadron (HITRON), based out of Jacksonville, Florida, sighted a suspected “go-fast” vessel driving...
Cannon Beach Residents Invited to Attend Preliminary Budget Committee Meeting Virtually
The City of Cannon Beach Budget Committee will hold a preliminary meeting on March 7, 2024, at 9:00 am at City Hall, 163 E Gower, Cannon Beach, OR 97110. This meeting, announced on February 29, 2024, will not include deliberations on the proposed budget.
Savor the Flavor: Three Must-Try Pizzas in Long Beach
This article presents three distinct pizzas found in Long Beach. Have you had the chance to taste any of them? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below:
Two Men Rescued from Neah-Kah-Nie Mtn. after Fall Friday Night, February 23rd by Nehalem Bay Fire & Cannon Beach Fire Rope Rescue Teams
On February 23, 2024 at approximately 6:39 PM, Nehalem Bay Fire & Rescue District personnel responded to reports of a possible high angle rescue on Neah-Kah-Nie Mountain after a fall by a pair of hikers. Crews arrived on scene under night conditions, and were able to locate two adult males approximately 300 feet over a near vertical slope. They were unable to move and were clinging to the shale rock face. Members of the Nehalem Bay Fire & Rescue and Cannon Beach Rural Fire Protection district rope rescue teams were able to safely extricate both males to the viewpoint above, aided by spotlight provided by the US Coast Guard Air Station Astoria helicopter 6026. One patient was transported to an awaiting ambulance and transferred to a Life Flight helicopter that brought the patient to OHSU Trauma Center for injuries sustained in the fall.
County commissioners apply for RAISE grant
Tillamook’s board of county commissioners applied for a $25 million grant through the federal Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity program at their meeting on February 21. If awarded, the funds would go towards the construction of a three plus mile section of the Salmonberry Trail in Rockaway Beach. The board also announced their intent to award a contract for more than $500,000 in electrical work at the fairgrounds, was briefed on childcare in the county, accepted a $25,000 grant from the state for...
Savor the Flavors: Top 3 Mexican Eateries in Warrenton
In this article, we're exploring three exceptional Mexican restaurants in Warrenton. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these places yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Lady Outlaws win state playoff game for first time
For the first time in school history, the Lady Outlaws basketball squad came out on top in the first round of the state playoffs. They travelled all the way to the coast on Wednesday, February 21, and took on No. 13-ranked Warrenton Warriors. Sisters (No. 20) stayed composed, played their game, and walked off the court with a 60-48 victory.
Liberty Theatre hosts Ilwaco music fundraiser
ASTORIA — Ilwaco High School musical groups will perform at the Liberty Theatre in Astoria at 7 p.m. Wednesday. The performances will be part of the theater’s “Homegrown Series” mission of supporting educational programs in the performing arts, which was created in 2016. Admission is by donation.
Motorcycle accident injures Naselle man
An accident over the weekend sent a Naselle man to the hospital. The Washington State Patrol issued a report following the motorcycle accident involving a single vehicle and rider. According to officials, a 40-year-old Naselle rider was on a 2021 Harley Davidson FX Low Rider on Friday afternoon when the...
Nehalem Bay Health District Selects Bremik Construction for New Health Center Project
(Wheeler) – Following a competitive process the Nehalem Bay Health District has selected Bremik Construction, an Oregon firm with extensive health care and coastal construction experience, as Construction Manager/General Contractor for the new Nehalem Bay Health Center and Pharmacy project. Bremik won the engagement with the Health District by...
Local poets inspired by forests and watersheds
ASTORIA — Forest Poets, an event organized by North Coast Communities for Watershed Protection, will feature a half dozen local writers at a 6 p.m. Thursday reading at the Fort George Brewery Lovell Taproom. At the event, authors Robert Michael Pyle, Jim Dott, Jennifer Nightingale, Reba Owen, Logan Garner...
CLOUD & LEAF CELEBRATES 20 YEARS: CHAMPAGNE SHINDIG, MARCH 2, 2024, 2-6 PM CLOUD & LEAF BOOKSTORE, MANZANIT
Independent bookstores have been holding the fireline against ignorance for centuries. These days, the blaze has crept way too close for comfort in too many pockets of society, but bookstore owners and librarians have suited up. Holly Lorincz, the newest owner of Manzanita’s Cloud and Leaf Bookstore, says, “I’m grateful...
Astoria High School presents 'Fiddler on the Roof'
ASTORIA — Familiar musical numbers and themes are set to return in an Astoria High School production of “Fiddler on the Roof,” opening at 6:30 p.m. Friday. About 30 local students make up the cast and crew, and the show is being directed by Katherine Lacaze. The...