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Yearly Archives: 2018

No. 1-ranked Toledo downs Taft for Kiwanis Holiday tourney title

The Taft High boys basketball team fell to No.-1 ranked and undefeated Toledo 85-50 in Saturday's championship game of the Taft Kiwanis Holiday Tournament.

Lincoln City Police Crime Log Dec. 21-27

Pizza Crash - 4:24 p.m. - Papa Murphy's, 2401 NW Highway 101 - Vehicle crashed into Papa Murphy's window. Driver cleared by medics. Vehicle towed at driver's request. Driver cited for failure to carry and present, no proof of insurance and operation of an unsafe vehicle.

Tiger boys to face No. 1 Toledo for Taft Kiwanis tourney title

The Taft High boys basketball team used its first home-court appearance of the season Friday to advance to the title game of its own Kiwanis Holiday Tournament with a 78-57 victory over Waldport.

Taft High’s Longo resigns as first-year athletic director/vice principal

Aaron Longo has resigned as Taft High 7-12 assistant principal and athletic director, Principal Nick Lupo confirmed early Friday.

Taft girls fall, boys win in Kiwanis Holiday Tournament play

The Taft High girls varsity basketball team fell to Oakridge 45-37 Thursday night in the Taft Kiwanis Holiday Tournament despite double-digit scoring from Claira Tolan and Autumn Ellis.

It’s country and football first for Taft High grad Wilkinson

Son of retired longtime Taft High teachers Jack and Kristin Wilkinson, the 27-year-old “Johnny Wilk,” as he is best known by his friends, was born in Lincoln City on Sept. 25, 1991, and lived here his entire life until he left to spend four years in the Navy.

Sunshine: Humans sighted on Lincoln City beaches

While it may only be 48 degrees in Lincoln City, people are on the beaches enjoying the brief respite from winter storms.

Rumbling skies: Fighter jets over Lincoln City

Two F-15c Eagle fighter jets from the 142nd Fighter Wing based out of Portland conducted visual flight rules maneuvers above Lincoln City at approximately 2 p.m. Wednesday.

Happy Holidays from Homepage!

Without the support of our community Lincoln City Homepage never would have happened and as Santa approaches our homes I find myself asking how we did it.

Overturned boat rescue on the Siletz River

Lincoln County Sheriff's Office marine deputies responded to an incident on the Siletz River Saturday involving two men and an overturned drift boat.

Time to place NFL MVP crown on Chiefs QB Mahomes

The NFL MVP race has been up for debate since the beginning of the season. It’s time to put the debate to rest and just crown Patrick Mahomes already. 

Oregon State Hospital patient located in Corvallis

Oregon State Hospital patient Kelsy Mankin has been located in Corvallis. 

Oregon State Hospital seeks missing patient

A 32-year-old Oregon State Hospital psychiatric patient, Kelsy Evan Mankin, was reported missing Thursday, Dec. 20.

Lincoln City Police Crime Log Dec. 14-20

The Lincoln City Police Dispatch Daily Desk Log is a public record of police calls. Homepage will run the log every Friday. All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Whale Watching Week returns Dec. 27-31

Gray whales are on the move south again this December and Oregon Parks and Recreation Department is celebrating the migration with the annual Whale Watching Week Dec. 27-31.

Storm passes Oregon Coast, more on the way

The storm has passed over Lincoln City and the National Weather Service (NWS) has issued two new warnings for both high winds and high surf. 

National Weather Service: Latest Lincoln City storm update

The latest warnings from the National Weather Service in Portland on high winds, high surf and flooding.

Knott, Fostveit avenge defeats to lead Taft wrestlers at Nestucca

Taft High senior Cody Knott avenged a week-old defeat to a Scio wrestler Saturday in the 160-pound class to earn recognition as outstanding participant in a meet at Nestucca.

Warming Shelter mitigation plan – Patrick Alexander

At its Nov. 26 meeting, Lincoln City Council issued an emergency declaration, allowing our group, the Lincoln City Warming Shelter, Inc., to operate a severe-weather shelter from Taft Hall through March 31, 2019.

Lincoln City Police Crime Log Dec. 7-13

The Lincoln City Police Dispatch Daily Desk Log is a public record of police calls. Homepage will run the log every Friday. All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Taft High swimmers get feet wet in relay meet at Philomath

The Taft High boys 200- and 400-yard breaststroke teams led the way with victories Thursday at the Rhonda Relays, a non-scoring swim meet in Philomath.

Bomb threats emailed around the world

According to Homeland Security, a worldwide email campaign is targeting businesses and organizations with bomb threats that claim a device will detonate unless a ransom in Bitcoin is paid.

High surf, wind and flooding advisory for Lincoln City

The National Weather Service in Portland has updated its high surf advisory and issued a high wind and flooding warnings for Lincoln City.

Take extra caution when finding your way in winter travels

Winter officially begins in another week or so, but the time to start driving with extra caution is now.
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Secretary of State updates cancer condition with video

Secretary of State Dennis Richardson recorded a video to update Oregonians of the status of his cancer treatment.

10th-rated 4A Tillamook girls get past 3A Taft on home floor

The Class 3A Tigers (2-2), who fell 50-34 Wednesday to the 10th-rated -Cheesemakers (6-1) of the 4A Cowapa Conference, will host No. 1-ranked and unbeaten Warrenton at 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 17, in their debut in the newly formed Coastal Range League.

High surf advisory issued for Lincoln City, Oregon Coast

The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a high surf advisory for the coast due to a strong series of storms crossing the northeast Pacific.

Local resident sought to serve on LCSD Budget Committee

The Lincoln County School District is seeking a Lincoln City-area resident to consider fiscal issues and spending that affect North County schools as a Budget Committee member.

Taft’s Ortiz named to Class 3A All-State girls soccer team

Taft High senior Ana Ortiz, a first-team all-league girls soccer player, has been recognized as an honorable mention member of the Class 3A/2A/1A All-State team.

Oregon to update driver’s license, ID card design

DMV is rolling out a new card design starting this winter and early 2019.