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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

Fourth of July Lodging Openings, Availability on Oregon Coast
Oregon Coast Beach Connection has an extensive list of those that will often have openings still - but they are going fast. Newport, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Rockaway Beach, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Yachats

 

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

First Storm Warning of the Year for Oregon Coast
20 Oct 2014 at 11:15pm
The big hitch will be wind and rain, however. For the upcoming sizable wind storm, this warning is in effect for Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Tillamook, Lincoln City, Newport and Yachats, among others. These conditions will impact safety on the ...

How a SWAT Team Killed an Innocent Man Outside His Childhood Home
20 Oct 2014 at 5:11pm
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.

High Winds & Heavy Rain
21 Oct 2014 at 12:15am
Timing: beginning late this afternoon and continuing until midday Wednesday. * Locations include: Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Waldport and Yachats. * Impacts: the winds will likely cause difficulties for those accessing beaches and headland areas ...

Sample earthy flavors of fall at mushroom fest
15 Oct 2014 at 2:14pm
What better way to experience fall on the Oregon Coast than to sample some mushrooms at the 15th annual Yachats Village Mushroom Festival? From 7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 17 through Sunday, Oct. 19, the mushroom festival will be taking place at Yachats Commons ...

Mushroom festival this weekend in Yachats
17 Oct 2014 at 9:43am
Yachats will host its 15th annual Village Mushroom Fest this weekend. The festival opens today (Friday) with chefs in local restaurants offering dishes featuring wild and cultivated mushrooms and a ?Funguys Welcome Bash? at 7:30 p.m. at the Yachats ...

15-foot sneaker waves expected on Oregon coast
12 Oct 2014 at 6:11pm
The special weather statement was issued Sunday morning for the cities of Astoria, Cannon Beach, Tillamook, Lincoln City, Newport, Yachats, Florence, Raymond, Long Beach, Ocean Park, Naselle and Cathlament. Sneaker waves are sudden and unexpected waves ...

Obituary: Debbie Lee Gamble
7 Oct 2014 at 6:00pm
She grew up and attended her schooling in Spearfish. As an adult, she lived in Spearfish and Chamberlain, South Dakota; Worland and Gillette, Wyoming; and Waldport and Yachats, Oregon. She lived in the Lebanon area for the past two years. Debbie enjoyed ...

Yachats Music Festival 2014: A classical weekend on the gorgeous coast
30 Jun 2014 at 5:35pm
As if anyone need another reason to visit Yachats, one of the prettiest spots on the Oregon coast, consider the Yachats Music Festival. Nineteen performers, including Leon Bates, the distinguished pianist, perform beautiful classical music in one of the ...

Nelson Hardin Grubbe 1922-2014
8 Oct 2014 at 2:47am
He is survived by his wife, Kathleen Grubbe of Eugene, two daughters, Susan Liberti of Talent and Nancy Grubbe of Yachats, two stepsons, Alan Richards of Cottage Grove and Mark Richards of Hawaii, seven grandchildren, Jiah Quayle, Michelle Harlow ...

 

Yachats man, woman injured in Highway 101 crash
16 Oct 2014 at 3:11pm

 

Weather or Not: High Winds & Heavy Rain
by admin
21 Oct 2014 at 7:22am
Tuesday, October 21st ? Lincoln County Summary: Yesterday unfolded as predicted with everything from sunshine to showers. Past 24 Hours High/Low/Gust/Rain… Lincoln City: 62F/57F/22mph/0.66? Depoe Bay: 62F/55F/27mph/0.32? Newport: 63F/54F/30mph/0.30? Waldport: 65F/56F/25mph/0.15? Yachats: 63F/58F/32mph/0.28? Forecast: The first major storm system of Autumn is predicted to arrive on the Central Coast this afternoon, packing winds of 50-70 mph and heavy rain. We could receive as [...]