Tuesday, July 7, 2020


Depoe Bay Fire Department

Confession: Gleneden Beach Christian Church set on fire

Investigators have determined Gleneden Beach Christian Church was deliberately set on fire Sunday, Sept. 15 as the alleged arsonist turned himself in to authorities.

Dahlman elected to replace Kerr as NLFR chief on interim basis

Emergency Medical Services Division Chief Rob Dahlman was elected interim North Lincoln Fire & Rescue Department fire chief Wednesday following the recent retirement of longtime Chief Doug Kerr.

Local fire districts to reignite discussion of consolidation of services

Exploratory action into the possibility of consolidating services between Lincoln City and Depoe Bay fire and rescue operations will be reignited at 5 p.m. tonight at Station 2200 at 6445 Gleneden Beach Loop.

Two hospitalized following morning crash on Highway 101 in Lincoln Beach

Two people were hospitalized Thursday morning following a traffic rollover near the 3400 block of North Highway 101 in Lincoln Beach.

911 caller relives his response to deceased surfer’s struggles

The witness who called 911 to alert first responders to a distressed surfer near Devils Punchbowl says he regrets not calling sooner to prevent the death of the young Corvallis doctor.

Distressed surfer declared dead after incident at Devils Punchbowl

A young adult surfer was declared deceased at a Newport hospital Saturday after a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter responded to reports of an unconscious man in the water at Devil's Punchbowl.

Couple perishes despite Coast Guard rescue efforts near Depoe Bay

A U.S. Coast Guard aircrew recovered the deceased body of a Lake Oswego man and his unresponsive female companion from the waters outside Rocky Creek State Park near Depoe Bay late Sunday afternoon.
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DA says Clark County Seven did not commit bias crime

Seven Clark County men were recently arrested in Lincoln City for illegal fireworks, yelling racial slurs and using Nazi salutes to harass a black family on Independence Day, prompting the Lincoln County District Attorney to issue a statement about the incident.

Father and son dispute leads to attempted murder charges

Oregon State Police say a son used his truck as a weapon against his father after an altercation while driving on Independence Day, nine miles east of Waldport.

K9 Bonni captures hit and run suspect in Newport

Lincoln County Sheriff K9 Bonni and her handler, Deputy Zach Akin, located and apprehended a man alleged to be the perpetrator of a hit and run on Yaquina Bay Bridge Saturday, July 4.

‘Lil Wes’ is back in Lincoln City and has put cancer in remission

Wesley Allen Michael Culver said he went into shock when he got the news that he had cancer on December 12, 2019 at just 14-years-old.

Seven Clark County men arrested for harassment in Lincoln City

Seven Clark County, Wash. men were arrested on Independence Day by Lincoln City Police for harassing a black family, launching illegal fireworks and causing a disturbance on the beach in front of Inn at Spanish Head.