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Monthly Archives: July, 2018

Red Cross ‘Camp Prepare!’ for Cascadia earthquake

Could you live on only the contents of your disaster preparedness kit for two weeks?

Pledge by hospital CEO inspires large gifts for hospital project

As a direct result of the $125,000 gift by CEO Lesley Ogden, MD, and her husband, William Arens, others have stepped forward to make substantial pledges.

LCSD letter allows Homepage to resume coverage of Taft High

Lincoln City Homepage will resume its coverage of Taft High 7-12 following receipt Friday of a letter from the Lincoln County School District.

SNLH sterile processor Hill earns Golden Crown Certification

In today’s modern hospital setting, patients should never wonder whether the medical instruments used in their treatment are clean and sterilized.

OLCC approves rules to combat the sale of marijuana to minors

The Oregon Liquor Control Commission today approved a rule permitting the agency to revoke the Marijuana Worker Permit of any permittee determined to be deliberately selling marijuana to a minor.

Bat tests positive for Rabies – Handle wild animals with care

Public health officials from the State of Oregon and the Lincoln County Health Department confirmed a bat tested positive for rabies by the Oregon State Public Health Laboratory.

Heceta Head Lighthouse temporary closure extended

The temporary closure of visitor access to the interior of Heceta Head Lighthouse has been extended to Sept. 30.

Lincoln City Glass Center to create The Glass Taco

Lincoln City Homepage's "Best Mexican Restaurant" winner will be awarded a hand-crafted glass taco created by Lincoln City Glass Center.

State parks campfire ban lifted along coast – beach still a no-go

Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (OPRD) has lifted the ban on campfires and open flames in parks along the coast effective July 25. 

LeBron’s move to Lakers means addition (West) by subtraction (East) for NBA

There have been a lot of big moves this offseason, and it seems like it's starting to become a trend in today's NBA.

Vote for best Lincoln City Mexican restaurant – Homepage Poll

Below, please find the Mexican restaurants that can be found along the seven miles of smiles.

503 Baseball to stage summer youth camp for players of all levels

503 Baseball will break out the balls and bats Aug. 18-19 for a fast-paced summer camp.

New sports columnist to enliven Homepage

Lincoln City Homepage is excited to announce Taft High graduate and former multi-sports star Seth Steere as its new chief columnist touching on local and national youth, college and professional sports.

‘Data Transfer Project’ to make it easier to switch services online

An open source initiative by major tech companies will allow users to transfer data in and out of participating providers with the Data Transfer Project (DTP).

Bench-clearing altercation forces forfeiture of Dungies game

A bench-clearing physical altercation that erupted following a play at the plate Sunday forced the forfeiture of the championship game by the 503 Baseball Club to the tournament host Mid-Coast Dungies in Newport.

Breakers short-circuited despite power surge from red-hot lineup

Starting pitcher Armando Fajardo doubled, singled, walked, drove home a run and scored three times for the Breakers, who split a doubleheader Friday in the 11-and-under Northwest Nations tournament.

Lineup shines from top to bottom in Breakers’ doubleheader split

The Lincoln City Breakers capitalized from productivity throughout their lineup, including hits in both games from Ezra James and Armando Fajardo, for a doubleheader split Friday in the LC Beach Blast baseball tournament at Kirtsis Park.

Cetacean answers await during Whale Watch Weekend

The American Cetacean Society of Oregon (ACS) is hosting its Seventh Annual Summer Whale Watch Weekend on July 28 and 29, 2018 at Boiler Bay State Park, Depoe Bay.

John Skipper – A lifelong passion for service

John Lloyd Skipper Jr. was born in New Smyrna Beach, Florida on Sept. 26, 1932

The Pines Hotel – Taft in the 1930’s

The Pines was the first destination resort hotel in Taft complete with a ballroom, restaurant and was a place for locals to play cards and gamble.

Oregon teen and young adult unemployment rates hit record low

The unemployment rate for Oregon teens ages 16 to 19 was 9.5 percent in 2017, establishing the lowest unemployment rate since 1978 when comparable records began.

Lincoln County Sheriff fire safety tips

Use the following tips to help keep you and your family safe especially during the hot, dry season.

Revised budget approved for proposed police station

A Lincoln City City Council special meeting was held Wednesday to hear from City Manager Ron Chandler about a revised budget for the building of the new Lincoln City Police Department building.

Special Lincoln City Council meeting for new police station budget

A special city council meeting has been called to update the Lincoln City Council on the proposed police building and to vote on a new $12.5 million budget.

Newly restored Oregon Constitution on display

The newly restored Oregon Constitution is now on view at the Oregon Historical Society through September 3, 2018.

School District to try new school registration system

Lincoln County School District (LCSD) is trying a new system of offering Full-Service registration labs to ensure a smooth enrollment of students this year.

Off duty Alaskan police officer Beck assists Newport’s Davis in foot chase

An off duty police officer from Juneau, Alaska observed the NPD officer engaged in a foot pursuit with Mr. Galicia and assisted in taking Mr. Galicia into custody.

Salem’s Knickell becomes fifth Powerball Jackpot winner from Oregon

Steven Nickell of Salem still can’t believe the ticket he had in his wallet for two weeks was the $150.4 million Powerball jackpot winner.

OnPoint Community Credit Union to sponsor OSAA State sports competitions

OnPoint Community Credit Union and the Oregon School Activities Association (OSAA) have announced OnPoint as the new title sponsor for Oregon high school state championships.

UPDATE: Ethics complaint filed against Lincoln City Public Works director

Lincoln City citizen Jerry Warner has filed an ethics complaint with the Oregon Government Ethics Commission (OGEC) alleging Lincoln City Public Works Director Lila Bradley violated ORS 244.040 by using her position to gain financial benefit and to influence city administration.