Spring Whale Watching Week Begins

FLORENCE, Ore. — Students may be taking a break from hitting the books, but some whale watching experts are hoping to draw some of them to the coast for some spring whale watching. Spring Whale Watching Week is always at the same time as spring break in the state of Oregon and volunteers are staffing … Continue reading »

Heceta Head Lighthouse Reopens

FLORENCE, Ore. – The Oregon Parks and Recreation reopened the Heceta Head Lighthouse Saturday. After closing in August 2011 to be restored, the lighthouse’s reopening was celebrated by OPRD and around 100 supporters of the Heceta Head State Scenic Viewpoint. Many who attended were involved in the restoration work. The event kicked off with a … Continue reading »