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‘War of the Worlds’ invades Clatskanie
Birkenfield Theatre hosts performance of notorious radio show Oct. 28
Steve The Pretty Good casts a spell in Raymond
Stage, TV actress returns to Hoffman Center
Learn old-world botanical drawing at Seaside library

Coastal Life

‘Flashback’ to the Peninsula of the ’60s
Museum exhibit remembers decade of change
‘Dig, Shuck, Shake’: Astoria native pens cookbook
Pumpkin carving party at Sou’wester
Jordan World Circus comes to town Oct. 23

Coast Dining

The Mouth: Salt Hotel & Pub sweats the details

A stroll through the Port of Ilwaco is transportive. Cross from solid ground to the bobbing...

Columbia Bar: La Mistycal
The Mouth: Just killer pizza at Avenue Q
The Mouth: Bye bye, Blackbird

Your Coast Weekend

Scratch Pad: I ran the Great Columbia Crossing

A friend asked me: You’re running the race? Like, running it?


Scratch Pad: Niceness is natural
Word Nerd: Wickiup
Scratch Pad: Present laughter at ‘Blithe Spirit’