Art, BANDON, Food, History, Shopping, Travel

48 Hours in Bandon

Along with alluring natural beauty, Bandon draws visitors with top-of-the-line restaurants and galleries, world-class golf, and a variety of beaches. Story and photos (unless otherwise noted) by Gail Oberst Photo Above: Coquille Lighthouse by Robert Potts I had exactly one long weekend to spend in my old hometown, Bandon. Obviously, […]

Travel, Wildlife

Over The Moon About Jellies

There is a lot to love about jellyfish—no bones about it. Story by Emily Kolkemo Image above: Pacific sea nettle. Photo by MacKenna Hainey Jellyfish are weird. Anyone who has spent much time on a beach has encountered translucent jelly blobs on the sand, or stumbled upon the clear, marble […]


Sharing Traditions

These four Fall pow-wows and special traditions offer a great opportunity to learn about and enjoy Native American hospitality and culture. Gatherings, celebrations, and hospitality have been vital pieces of Native American culture since the beginning of time. Today that hospitality is an important benefit and attraction for our residents […]