EVCNB board meeting scheduled for Oct. 23

Come join us for our EVCNB Board meeting Emergency Volunteer Corps of Nehalem Bay Board meeting Monday, Oct. 23 at 3 p.m. Station 13 on Hwy 101 All are welcome! We will be reviewing our Great Shake Out drill, CERT activities and Education and Engagement!  It should be a interesting and fun meeting.    Peter…

Alert: High Wind Warning until 11:00PM

…HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING NEAR BEACHES AND HEADLANDS… The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a High Wind Warning Near Beaches and Headlands, which is in effect from noon today to 11 PM PDT this evening. * BEACHES AND HEADLANDS…South 30 to 40 mph…

Bigfoot Classic brings competition to the beach

Karissa Hadermann (641) led her Neah-Kah-Nie teammates from the start and led the rest of the race as the Lady Pirates won the Northwest League championship Tuesday at Twin Rocks Friends Camp. (Top Right) Tyler Ernst of neah-Kah-Nie heads downhill fast during Tuesday’s Bigfoot Invitational/Northwest League Championship race at Twin Rocks Friends Camp in Rockaway…

ODF announces the end of Fire Season, Oct. 11

The Oregon Department of Forestry, announces that effective at 12:00 pm, Wednesday, October 11, 2017, Fire Season will be terminated in the Northwest Oregon Forest Protection District. This area includes all State, private and BLM forest lands included in the Astoria, Tillamook and Forest Grove Districts of the Oregon Department of Forestry. With the end…

OPRD seeks feedback on proposal to add a section of the Nehalem River to the State Scenic Waterways Program

Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (OPRD) has extended the comment period for a study evaluating a 17-mile section of the Nehalem River for possible inclusion in the State Scenic Waterways Program. Comments will be accepted until Nov. 1, 2017. Feedback will be used to write a report that will either recommend for or against designating…

“One Night Only,” Nehalem music and variety show, live on stage at NCRD. Oct. 21

Following the great response to the variety show COME TOGETHER earlier this year, we’re pleased to announce another fun evening of family entertainment at NCRD on October 21 to showcase the variety of talent in our community, and county, and to help support student programs at Neah-Kah-nie High School.   WHAT:                       ONE NIGHT ONLY –…

Manzanita film series goes international Oct. 20

The Wandering Reel Traveling Film Festival returns to Manzanita Friday, Oct. 20 at 7:30 p.m., with a collection of five short international films at Hoffman Center for the Arts. Michael Harrington, director/curator of the festival, will attend the event to offer a Q&A session. Admission will be $5 at the door. Built around the theme…

Liz Cole to read at Hoffman Center Oct. 25

Local award-winning actor Liz Cole returns to the Hoffman Center for the Arts stage Wednesday, Oct. 25 at 7 p.m. to present “Bedside Manner Reading: A Doctor’s Journey of Literary Discovery.” The presentation will be based on the work of early 20th-century physician Sir William Osler, known as “The Father of Modern Medicine.”

Osler, a Canadian…

Community News Briefs

DAILY Friday, October 13 Manzanita Municipal Court sit-in session. 1:30 p.m., once a month thereafter. Get a real lesson as to our citizens in Manzanita and our Judge, Larry Blake. City Hall, 543 Laneda Ave, Manzanita. Saturday, Oct. 14 The BCAC again welcomes instructor Art LaFrance in the Shakespeare By the Bay course. The Course…

The Casual Observer: Pot Holes

My trusty pick-up truck turned 20 this summer. To paraphrase Johnny Cash it has been everywhere, man. 13 states and Canada, actually. By Dan Haag The A/C no longer works, it perpetually smells like wet dog, and the CD player has long since died, forcing me to listen to the only two working cassettes still…

The Headlight Herald and North Coast Citizen recently published a generally confusing and often-incorrect article regarding the Nehalem Bay Health District (NBHD). For the sake of clarification, as a new member of the board of the district, I want to respond to some of the most egregious inaccuracies and misinformation contained in the piece. The…

NBFR District Log

10/8/17 Medical FOSS RD NEHALEM 10/8/17 Medical WINDWARD LN MANZANITA 10/7/17 Medical MAR SEA LN NEHALEM 10/6/17 Medical 2ND ST WHEELER 10/6/17 Public Assist BAYSIDE GARDENS RD NEHALEM 10/6/17 Bicycle Accident GAMBLE ST / NEHALEM BLVD 10/6/17 Medical CAMP FOUR RD NEHALEM 10/5/17 Burn Complaint 5TH ST / SPRUCE ST 10/5/17 Public Assist COUNTY RD…

Manzanita Public Safety Log

9/24/2017 -Issued two citations for no valid day use permit displayed in NBSP. -Issued a citation for failure to obey a traffic control device in Manzanita. -Responded to an ordinance violation in Manzanita. -Responded to a report of lost property in Manzanita. -Assisted Nehalem Bay Fire & Rescue with a fire alarm near Nehalem. 9/25/2017…

Pirates fall to loggers

Turnovers proved the deciding factor this past Friday in Rockaway Beach, as Neah-Kah-Nie was defeated by Knappa, 36-20. By Travis Champ The night could not have started off better for the Pirates. A Knappa fumble on the first play from scrimmage set Neah-Kah-Nie up with excellent field position, which would not be squandered. After a…

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