Monday, October 18, 2021




LCPD to conduct enhanced DUII enforcement

The Lincoln City Police Department will be utilizing grant funds to step up their enforcement efforts against drunk driving as part of a national crackdown over the Labor Day weekend period.

Two vehicle, double fatality crash on Highway 101

Oregon State Police and emergency personnel responded to a fatal two vehicle crash on Highway 101 near milepost 121 at 8:51 a.m. Friday, Aug. 13.

Sheriff’s deputy rescues kitten in traffic

A kitten was in good hands Tuesday afternoon as an alert driver and sheriff's deputy preserved one of the cat's nine lives.

Police use grant funds for pedestrian safety

Lincoln City Police will conduct a pedestrian safety operation between NE 10th and 15th streets from 10 a.m. -1 p.m. Aug. 16.

Vehicle strikes multiple pedestrians in crosswalk

A black Volkswagen struck a family crossing Highway 101 shortly after noon Sunday, sending multiple people to the hospital.

Deer struck, dies on Highway 101

A young deer was struck by a car on Highway 101 in Taft shortly after 1 p.m. Thursday, prompting a man to restrain and pet the animal until it died.

Police use grant funds for crash course on pedestrian safety

Lincoln City Police will be on the lookout for drivers failing to stop for a decoy pedestrian between SW 5th and 1st streets, from noon-4 p.m. Wednesday, July 21.

Lincoln City Scooters: ‘Bird’ is not the word

Citizens of Lincoln City noticed electric scooters on Lincoln City sidewalks Wednesday, but city government did not agree to the company's pitch Monday.

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.

Newport man charged with manslaughter in driving death of Waldport woman

A Newport man has been arrested on manslaughter charges following the driving death of a female passenger from Waldport Saturday evening near Newport.

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