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Loon Lake Camping Updates

One of Loon Lake’s campgrounds will be closed this summer due to extensive winter storm damage, but overnight stays will still be available at a nearby campground and a private resort. Loon Lake is located about 30 miles east of Reedsport off Highway 38. The Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) […]

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They’re Cute—But Not Abandoned

It’s that time of year again: Seal pups are appearing on beaches along the Oregon coast. Though they may appear to be abandoned, most of the time they are just resting and waiting for mom. Beachgoers are asked to stifle their desire to assist these animals in some way, and […]

Bruce Mate by Hannah O'Leary
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A New Oregon License Plate

NEWPORT, Ore. – A new Oregon license plate, with the image of a gray whale mother and her calf, will be available at Oregon Department of Motor Vehicles offices throughout the state beginning on Feb. 1. “This is a wonderful way to support marine mammal conservation on a local and […]