Sea Lion Caves Celebrates Anniversary

FLORENCE, Ore. — More than 1,000 people headed to the Oregon Coast Saturday for the Sea Lion Cave’s 80th anniversary celebration. Tourists got to see hundreds of sea lions in their natural habitat. In honor of the anniversary, the Sea Lion Cave charged 25 cents for admission, the same price it charged when the cave … Continue reading »

People Flock to the Coast for Whale Week

CAPE PERPETUA, Ore. — Saturday marked the official start of Spring Whale Watching Week at the Oregon Coast. Spectators could see dozens of grey whales passing by the Oregon Coast at Cape Perpetua. Volunteers are staffing lookout points along the coast to offer a helping hand to amateur whale watchers. “We’re out here to stimulate … Continue reading »

Thousands Pour Into Newport for Festival

NEWPORT, Ore. — The crowds poured into Newport from all over the state and country for the annual seafood and wine festival. “It takes about a year to plan the event. We anticipate crowds of over 20,000 people,” said Lorna Davis, Executive Director of Newport Chamber of Commerce. The crowd has grown significantly over the … Continue reading »