The state abandoned the idea after producing a report that said the majority of Oregonians want the forest to remain in control of the public.
The group is looking to stop the Coast Guard from closing its Newport Air Facility.
NOAA Fisheries Service reports 159 million pounds of fish valued at $50 million landed at the docks at the mouth of the Columbia River.
The Oregon Construction Contractors Board uncovered 60 potential violations at 400 jobs sites in Portland and along the coast.
The Oregon Coast Aquarium's bond debt is now down to $10.9 million.