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Lincoln County overwhelmed by surge in COVID cases

Lincoln County is experiencing a record number of new cases of COVID-19, according to health officials. Nearly a quarter of the county's total cases since the beginning of the pandemic were reported in the last three weeks.


It’s dry on the Oregon Coast, too

When thinking about drought, the Oregon Coast doesn’t exactly come to mind. It’s a temperate rainforest and there’s the ocean. But in several coastal cities, people have been asked not to wash cars or irrigate lawns over the last couple of summers. Now Newport is considering a permanent solution — a big new dam.

"Hike the Pipe" supporters on Rogue River show opposition to the Jordan Cove liquefied natural gas project.

Battle over Jordan Cove energy project is over after developers pull plug

The bitter and protracted battle over the Jordan Cove Energy Project has finally come to a close. The Calgary-based Pembina company has formally asked federal energy regulators to withdraw authorizations for the proposed pipeline and liquified natural gas export terminal in southwest Oregon.