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Immunizations required for all school children by Feb. 20

Children will not be able to attend school or child care starting Feb. 20 if their medical records indicate missing immunizations, Oregon Immunization Program officials said.

Deceased body identified as 63-year-old Lincoln City woman

Oregon State Police have identified a deceased woman recovered Sunday from the ocean just north of Roads End as Satin Fever Star (aka Kahrin Jean McDonald), 63, of Lincoln City.

First confirmed COVID-19 case reported for Lincoln County

The Oregon Health Authority today announced Lincoln County’s first presumptive positive case of COVID-19. The new case brings Oregon’s total to 209 cases.

Lincoln City Police shooting: ‘Use of Deadly Force’ video and media release

The following video and media release concerning the shooting by Lincoln City Police officers of David A. Xanatos, of Idaho, was released by the Lincoln County District Attorney's Office Friday.

Lincoln City resident dies in head-on collision near Seal Rock

Judith Larrett, 81, of Lincoln City, was pronounced dead at the scene Thursday morning following a head-on traffic collision near Seal Rock.

Otis toddler dies after being struck by father’s vehicle

North Lincoln Fire & Rescue, Pacific West Ambulance and Lincoln County Sheriff's Office responded to an Otis residence at 9:46 p.m. Sunday regarding a 15-month-old struck by a vehicle.

Commissioners uncertain when Lincoln County will qualify for an initial reopening

Lincoln County officials say it remains uncertain when Lincoln County will qualify for an initial reopening of businesses under the State of Oregon plan announced Thursday due to questions about regional readiness.

Otis man sentenced to eight years behind bars for distributing child porn

Otis resident William Borges, 21, was sentenced today to 96 months in federal prison and five years’ supervised release for distributing child pornography.

Reward offered for Toledo elk killing information

Oregon State Police (OSP) Fish & Wildlife Division is asking for the public’s help to identify the person(s) responsible for the unlawful take and waste of a 5-point bull elk in Lincoln County.

Five additional confirmed Lincoln County Covid-19 cases

Lincoln County Public Health announced today five more confirmed COVID-19 cases.