Courtesy U.S. Navy/ Wikimedia
History, News

The Sub Chase of 1943: Setting the Record Straight

The Oregon Coast Project has found new evidence that there are sunken subs off Oregon’s shore. Story by Cheryl D. Wanner On May 19, 1943, a soundman aboard Navy patrol vessel PC-815 picked up the unmistakable ping of an enemy sub inside the shipping lanes north of Cape Meares on […]

Clockwise Robert Potts, Emily Kolkemo, Robert Potts
History, Outdoor, Travel, Wildlife

The Secret World of Sand

The story of sand along the Oregon Coast includes Ice Age floods, shifting dunes, and wartime super-sleuths. Story by Barbara Lee Kids are coated with it after a day at the Oregon Coast, and so is every inch of the family dog. Adults get it in their shoes, and picnic […]