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Family grateful to neighbors after dog attacked at Otter Rock State Park

A Newport family whose miniature dog was lost after a vicious beach attack by another dog credits prayers and animal instincts for the miraculous recovery of their beloved ‘Gabe.’

Celeb surfers descend on Nelscott Reef for big wave riding

A handful of surfing elite and some locals took to Lincoln City's ocean Thursday as the swell was right for big wave surfing at Nelscott Reef.

Women’s Health Center welcomes new OB-GYN

Meghan Moorhead, MD, has joined Women’s Health Center in Lincoln City, located on the campus of Samaritan North Lincoln Hospital.

What COVID-19 “High Risk” means for Lincoln County

Oregon Health Authority officials increased Lincoln County's COVID-19 risk level Tuesday, moving it into the high-risk category and with it a new list of rules to follow.

December is now upon us

I truly believe that even in the face of all that this year has thrown at us, that we are fortunate to have family and friends we can count on to help us get through difficult times.

Oregon reports 1,233 COVID-19 cases, 24 new deaths

COVID-19 has claimed 24 more lives in Oregon, raising the state’s death toll to 936, the Oregon Health Authority reported at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday Dec. 1.

The best hunt ever

There’s a reason they call it the Bull’s Bag, an unexpected five-mile coil in the Siletz River that confounds rookie drifters and appears on a map like the scrotum of an elk. It gets worse.

K9 ‘Ghost’ to join Sheriff’s ranks

Lincoln County Sheriff's newest operator is K9 Ghost, a two-year-old German Shepherd who is slated to undergo training and certification to join the team in 2021.

High Wind Warning issued by NWS

National Weather Service Portland has issued a High Wind Warning Tuesday from seven a.m. until three p.m. for the Central Oregon Coast.

City seeks to fill multiple volunteer vacancies

The City of Lincoln City needs to fill over 20 vacancies left by outgoing volunteers for various committees and boards.

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Evacuations in effect for Lincoln City

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MYSTERY SOLVED! D.B. Cooper was my friend

He was the soldier who became a skyjacker, the skyjacker who became a priest, and the priest who lived and died in Depoe Bay. He was D.B. Cooper, the most famous fugitive on earth, and he was my friend.

Fire strikes historic Otis Cafe on Independence Day

North Lincoln Fire Rescue units swarmed the Otis Cafe shortly before 8 p.m. Thursday to combat a fully involved fire at the iconic restaurant.

Highway 101 hole prompts ODOT to call in geologists

Oregon Department of Transportation officials have called in geologists Thursday to take core samples of a hole on southbound Highway 101 in Otis.

Lincoln City wildfires update

Lincoln City government issued an update Thursday on wildfires north of the city, saying all evacuation orders are still in effect and residents are not allowed in the area.

An evacuated Lincoln City sits dark and intact

Lincoln City Police were active Wednesday night and were patrolling with spotlights in a town evacuated and once again without power.

Lincoln County District Attorney

I am not normally someone who is outspoken in the political arena. However, with such a huge disparity in the qualifications and campaign behavior of the candidates for Lincoln County District Attorney I feel compelled to speak out at this time.

Over the past several weeks I have seen a real discrepancy in the character of the candidates for Lincoln County District Attorney. While Jonathan Cable is investing his time and energy into informing and bring together our community, his opponent Lanee Danforth appears to be blanketing the county with donor dollars by way of glossy mass mailings and pre-recorded generic calls in order to garner votes.

Early in the COVID19 crisis District Attorney Cable communicated to Lincoln County from his living room explaining Governor Brown’s stay at home order.  Very shortly after the order had been released Jonathan Cable had an online message ready for distribution answering questions and clarifying what we all needed to know not just to stay in compliance with the order but also to keep our families safe.

Throughout this difficult time District Attorney Cable has utilized online resources to hold virtual town hall meetings. Jonathan Cable is listening to all of us. He is answering our questions, he is openly discussing the issues important to us right here at home. What’s more, is that in his outreach we can see for ourselves his personal investment in this community.

It should be no surprise that District Attorney Cable is so committed to Lincoln County. Prior to being hand picked by Governor Brown for his current position he served for nine years as the Deputy District Attorney for Lincoln County.  He is a Past President of the Lincoln County Employee Association where he continued to expand his knowledge of county budgets. He is the Chair of the Elder Abuse Task Force. Jonathan Cable is steadfast in his commitment to the people of Lincoln County, a transparent and fair justice system and also the financial responsibility of his office.

It has been my pleasure to know District Attorney Cable for a little more than a year now and in that time, I have seen first-hand his deep commitment to Lincoln County and the well being of her citizens.  In this time of global uncertainty there is deep contention running between friends, family and neighbors. Now, more than ever community matters, kindness matters and in our trusted leaders, experience matters.

Sincerely,

Lisa Marie Hyslop
Seal Rock, OR

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