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Undefeated: Billy Webb’s Elks win first Lincoln City mushball title

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Carjacking in Otis: Three arrested, one ‘armed and dangerous’ still at large

A Lincoln County Sheriff's Office investigation has led to the arrest of three individuals surrounding a carjacking in Otis Monday night and a fourth suspect remains at large and is considered armed and dangerous.

CARES Act Offers Help for Investors, Small Businesses

As we go through the coronavirus crisis, we are all, first and foremost, concerned about the health of our loved ones and communities.

Researcher’s projections suggest social distancing working, should last until May

The most recent data suggests that current social distancing measures could cut transmission rates between 50-70 percent if Oregonians maintain limitations on virus-spreading interactions into early May.

Lincoln County receives social distancing “A” rating

Unacast, a data company that provides cellphone location data and analysis, recently revealed a product called the Social Distancing Scoreboard. The scoreboard provides letter grades for every county and state in America based on how residents are practicing social distancing. 

Third Lincoln County resident tests positive for COVID-19

Lincoln County Public Health announced today another positive case of COVID-19. The new case brings Lincoln County’s total to 3 confirmed cases. 

Column: It’s a small world after all

In my community college course we discuss how Earth’s population growth can impact our environment and increase disasters.

Second Lincoln County resident tests positive for COVID-19

Lincoln County Public Health announced today Lincoln County’s second positive case of COVID-19, bringing Lincoln County’s total to two confirmed cases.

Lincoln County call center answers any and all questions

Lincoln County Emergency Public Information Call Center is answering the public's questions and keeping mental health in check with trained volunteers to take pressure off of essential services.

Chinook Winds lays off staff, cancels hotel reservations

Chinook Winds Casino Resort announced Monday night it will stay closed through at least April 15, lay off employees and cancel hotel bookings due to Covid-19.

Lil Sambos opens with custom-built drive-up window

Lil Sambo's has been a coastal landmark since the 50s and recently closed along with myriad other restaurants due to COVID-19, but restaurateur Cary Moore has built a drive-up window to bring pancakes and bacon to the sheltered masses.

Bobby Webbs Elks

The annual Lincoln City Invitational mushball tournament came to a close Sunday with Portland’s Billy Webb’s Elks defeating defending champion St. Johns for its first beach title, going undefeated in the process.

Season Finale: Lincoln City Mushball 2019

The annual Lincoln City Invitational mushball tournament came to a close Sunday with Portland’s Billy Webb’s Elks defeating defending champion St. Johns for their first beach title, going undefeated in the process.

Posted by Lincoln City Homepage on Sunday, August 18, 2019

Balls were mushed and blood was shed at the tournament that is an economic boon for Lincoln City every year. An estimated 500 people came from the Valley for the event at Kirtsis Park, and several players showed off wounds from sliding on the gravel infield.