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Presentation Shows Beauty and Beast of Oregon Coast Geology
OSU Geosciences Professor Bob Lillie will give a presentation on earthquakes and tsunamis of the Oregon coast on November 15 at the Cape Perpetua Visitors Center. Yachats events

Central Oregon Coast Town Taken Over by Yachats Mushroom Fest
The central Oregon coast town of Yachats goes wild for the wild mushrooms in the area, with the Yachats Village Mushroom Festival. Yachats events

Big Waves Mean Oregon Coast Drama, but Some Warnings
Big, gnarly waves will be centerpiece on the Oregon coast this weekend along with plenty of dangers. Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Nehalem, Wheeler, Rockaway, Garibaldi, Tillamook, Oceanside, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Waldport, Yachats events, Florence

Time Lapse: Lunar Eclipse Above Oregon a Rousing Success
By all accounts, this morning's lunar eclipse and blood moon was a rousing success all throughout the state: from inland to the Oregon coast. Yachats events

Glass Float Ball Drops Begin Again on Central Oregon Coast
One more weekend of the art glass drops on the central Oregon coast and then it's the biggie: the famed and favorite Finders Keepers glass ball drops hit the beaches of Lincoln City events. Yachats events

Central Oregon Coast Event Features Whales, Tide Pool Walk, Disease-Spotting
A double dose of marine science, surprises and glimpses of nature up close, as October 7 brings two events to the Cape Perpetua Visitors Center. Yachats events

Oregon Coast Mysteries: 'Magic Rock' Beaches of Oregon Coast
They're nicknamed 'magic rocks,' and it's a puzzling, esoteric noise created by stones moving and crackling in the tide. Geology behind the noise; see and hear a video of Magic Rocks. Manzanita, Cannon Beach, Oceanside, Newport, Yachats, Tillamook

Oregon Coast Virtual Tour: Cook's Chasm Handicap Accessible Trail, Spouting H...
Between Yachats and Florence, a variety of exciting but accessible sights. Travel tips. Attractions

Keys to Finding Last Minute Holiday Lodging on Oregon Coast
Travel advice for finding a place to stay over the Labor Day weekend. Lodging deals, Yachats, Newport, Depoe Bay, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Lincoln City, Pacific City, Oceanside, Rockaway Beach

Video: Glowing Creatures Caught on Oregon Coast; More Purple Critters
A rare and stunning video of bioluminescent creatures on the north coast and more velella velella hitting the beaches. Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Manzanita, Yachats, Cannon Beach, Seaside, Oceanside, Pacific City

Central Oregon Coast Travel Ideas: Cloistered Beaches Between Yachats and Flo...
If you're looking for a fantastic and unforgettable Oregon coast experience, and one that allows you to get away from the wild crowds of busier beaches

Oregon Coast Officials: Quiet Sea Lions and Eagle Drama
They're touting the 'quiet sea lions' and spilling the beans on some wild interaction between birds right now. Florence, Yachats, Cannon Beach, Newport, Oceanside

Purple Critters Mysteriously Return to Oregon Coast After Absence
The Purple Sails are back, cast up on the beaches of the Oregon coast in various areas, rarely seen in ten years. Seaside, Cannon Beach, Yachats. Science


See More about the area at the Yachats, Oregon Virtual Tour, Map (below) and the Upper Lane County Virtual Tour, Map for beaches nearby like Strawberry Hill, Bob Creek, Ocean Beach Picnic Ground, Cape Perpetua, Neptune, Cook's Chasm and more


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Yachats News Updates: Local Yachats, Oregon News

Presentation Shows Beauty and Beast of Oregon Coast Geology
30 Oct 2014 at 10:00pm
(Yachats, Oregon) ? The title is Beauty and the Beast, but he subject is far from Disney-esque. In fact, it's more about fiery lava flows and scary waves from the ocean deep. OSU Geosciences Professor Bob Lillie will give a presentation on earthquakes ...

Woman reported missing in Lincoln County found safe
29 Oct 2014 at 4:49am
A woman reported missing north of Yachats has been found safe, according to the Oregon State Police. When she was reported missing, Elizabeth "Betsy" Anne Garner, 33, had been last seen about 8 Tuesday night at Fish Rock State Park in Lincoln Beach ...

Exhibits, talks, craft shows ahead
31 Oct 2014 at 8:35am
For sale will be mixed media, sculpture and photography; 541-232-5544. The Coast Harvest and Holiday Arts & Crafts Festival is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 8-9 at the Yachats Commons, 441 Highway 101 North in Yachats. More than 70 exhibitors will attend.

Trick or Treat?
31 Oct 2014 at 1:09am
Rainfall ranged from under a quarter to over three-quarters of an inch with Yachats drenched most heavily. Southerly winds were a little higher than projections; some areas of the Central Coast recorded gusts above 30 mph. The mercury rose to the low-60s.

Nature photographer to give presentation
29 Oct 2014 at 4:48am
The Yachats Academy of Arts and Sciences will present Amy Gulick, award-winning nature photographer and writer, at 2 p.m. on Sunday at the Yachats Commons. Gulick's latest book, "Salmon in the Trees," recounts the life in the Tongass Rain Forest in Alaska.

How a SWAT Team Killed an Innocent Man Outside His Childhood Home
20 Oct 2014 at 5:10pm
In the middle of the night of May 31, 2012, a SWAT team arrived at a house deep in Oregon?s coastal forest, searching for two men suspected of a brutal beating in nearby Yachats. They were confronted by a man holding a rifle, and shot him dead.

Gerry Frank's picks: Recommendations for your Yachats getaway
8 Aug 2014 at 2:00am
The owners of SeaQuest Inn Bed and Breakfast in Yachats (95354 Highway 101 S., Yachats; 800-341-4878 and 541-547-3782; seaquestinn.com) brought their lodging and restaurant experience from Florida to Oregon to manage and turn around this romantic ...

Yachats man charged with attempted murder
17 Mar 2014 at 4:43am
YACHATS, Ore. - A man who broke into his ex-girlfriend's home and stabbed her with a knife now faces charges of attempted murder and domestic assault, the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office said. According to deputies, 36-year-old Anthony Buccella broke into ...

Sheriff: Man arraigned for trying to light roommate on fire in Yachats
3 Sep 2014 at 4:38am
YACHATS, Ore. -- A man tried to light his roommate on fire after hitting the victim multiple times at their residence near Yachats, Lane County Sheriff's officials said. Byron McArthur, also known as Buddy Valentine, was arraigned on charges of attempted ...



Yachats Arts & Crafts Festival
by admin
31 Oct 2014 at 11:07am
The 17th Annual Harvest & Holidays Arts & Crafts Festival by Crafts on the Coast featuring over 70 exhibitors will take place inside Yachats Commons, 441 Hwy 101 N in beautiful Yachats, the Gem of the Oregon Coaston Saturday, November 8, and Sunday, November 9, from 10-4 both days. Admission to [...]

Weather or Not: Trick or Treat?
by admin
31 Oct 2014 at 8:12am
Friday, October 31st ? Lincoln County Summary: The latest weather front arrived on schedule around noon yesterday, beginning with a building breeze followed by a decent shot of moisture. Rainfall ranged from under a quarter to over three-quarters of an inch with Yachats drenched most heavily. Southerly winds were a little higher than projections; some areas [...]