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Listening to the Land kicks off its 2020 season Jan. 15 with a presentation by Sarah Henkel titled “Listening to the Crabs.”


Chris Merz put a lot of thought and time into his proposal to Samantha Vanwilgen, his girlfriend of two years, before popping the question Oct. 26 in Cannon Beach.

In the event of a community-wide emergency, Cannon Beach has a group of volunteers who are trained to help rescue pets.

Jay Patrick Hauger, 82, was surrounded by his loving family in body and spirit when he went to be with the Lord on December 10, 2019.  Jay was the loving husband of Nancy Suzanne (Lee) Hauger.…


Hundreds gathered in Sandpiper Square on Dec. 7 for carols, tributes and the community’s annual Lamp Lighting Ceremony, marking the beginning of the festive Christmas season in Cannon Beach.

David Frei, co-host of NBC’s “The National Dog Show Presented by Purina,” which will air Thanksgiving Day, started an organization several years ago to make it possible for therapy dogs to vis…


It’s easy to #OptOutside in Oregon on the Friday or Saturday after Thanksgiving—you can fish, crab or clam for free anywhere in the state.

Oregon memoirist and novelist Craig Lesley packed the children’s room at Cannon Beach Library last Saturday afternoon as he presented a stellar Northwest Authors Series reading from “autobiogr…

Author Craig Lesley will discuss his four novels and a memoir during a Northwest Authors presentation at 2 p.m. Nov. 9 in the Cannon Beach Library.

Friday night kicks off the weekend with a Monster Mash Dance Bash, attendees of all ages can enjoy a costume dance party, photo ops, costume contests, and a special performance of “Thriller” b…

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“Fun” and “tradition” are two words that tell the story of the annual pumpkin carving at the Driftwood Restaurant and Lounge in Cannon Beach.

October 4 was the “Blessing of the Animals” event in Cannon Beach at Sandpiper Square, honoring St. Francis of Assisi. Horses, one cat and many dogs were blessed. The Franciscan Prayer was rea…