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Massive Holiday Celebrations in Tiny Yachats, Central Oregon Coast
It is crammed full of holiday celebrations this month, including the local lighthouse, known collectively as the Yachats Winter Celebration. Yachats events, Newport events

Central Oregon Coast Lighted Boat Parade This Weekend
Scenic Yaquina Bay is the backdrop for the 21st annual Lighted Boat Parade. Newport events, Yachats events

Seagulls Found on Oregon Coast Shot with Darts
Someone is hurting seagulls on the central Oregon coast and there are apparently no leads. Waldport, Newport, Yachats

Hefty Storm Condtions for Oregon Coast on Friday
The high wind watch - expected to become a warning later - is in effect from Friday morning through Friday evening. Lincoln City, Newport, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Garibaldi, Yachats, Manzanita, Depoe Bay, Astoria

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

 

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

Dining, Restaurants in Yachats
9 Dec 2014 at 7:26am
(Yachats, Oregon) - Take a tiny bit of time wandering this tiny bit of a town and it won?t take long to become entranced. Yachats may not seem like much on the surface, but a few lingered moments at the wild, rocky shoreline quickly reveal that nature is ...

Washington man missing near Yachats
17 Dec 2014 at 4:00pm
YACHATS ? A search for a 27-year-old autistic man in an area north of Yachats was suspended Wednesday evening because of weather conditions, the Lincoln County Sheriff?s Office said. Bryan Edward McKinney, of Wenatchee, Wash., was reported missing by ...

Missing: Wenatchee man vanishes from Oregon coast campground; search resumes ...
18 Dec 2014 at 9:17pm
The search for a missing 27-year-old autistic man who vanished from a U.S. Forest Service campground north of Yachats on Tuesday will resume Thursday, officials say. Bryan E. McKinney of Wenatchee was last seen at about 5 p.m. Tuesday at the Tillicum Beach ...

Yachats Club ladies host event
4 Dec 2014 at 11:17pm
YACHATS - The Yachats Ladies Club 87th annual Christmas Bazaar began Friday and will continue 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6 and Sunday, Dec. 7, at the YLC Clubhouse, 286 W Third and Pontiac streets in Yachats. On Saturday, lunch will be served from 11 a ...

Lincoln County emergency services search for missing man
18 Dec 2014 at 4:25am
Bryan Edward McKinney, 27, of Wenatchee, Wash., was staying with his father in a motorhome at the Tillicum Beach Campground north of Yachats. McKinney?s mother reported his disappearance. Deputies responded to the campground and contacted McKinney?s ...

Best easy hikes at Cape Perpetua and Yachats
21 May 2014 at 1:37pm
Best easy hikes at Cape Perpetua and Yachats Best easy hikes at Cape Perpetua and Yachats. No. 1 ? Trail of Restless Waters at Cape Perpetua. Check out this story on statesmanjournal.com: http://stjr.nl/1nme7K9

Central Coast Range of Western Oregon
21 Dec 2014 at 2:30am
Central Oregon coast... 1 NW Yachats 3.54 in 0440 am 12/21 44.32n/124.11w 2 NNE Yachats 2.99 in 0433 am 12/21 44.34n/124.09w 1 NNE Lincoln Beach 2.98 in 0431 am 12/21 44.87n/124.04w dunes 2.94 in 0404 am 12/21 43.96n/124.12w Florence #2 2.92 in 1200 am 12 ...

Take a shine to winter?s offerings
19 Dec 2014 at 7:22pm
Yachats New Year?s Day Peace Hike, a three-mile hike, departs at 10 a.m., Jan. 1, from the Yachats Commons, 441 N. Highway 101, and heads along the Amanda Trail to the statue south of town to offering peace blessings. Hike or take available shuttle back ...

Sheriff: Man arraigned for trying to light roommate on fire in Yachats
3 Sep 2014 at 4:14am
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 ...

 

Washington man missing near Yachats
17 Dec 2014 at 10:58pm
Yachats woman arraigned on theft charges
13 Dec 2014 at 8:09pm

 

Embankment slippage damages Hwy 101 south of Yachats ? closed rest of weekend
by admin
21 Dec 2014 at 8:42am
From ODOT US 101 will remain closed approximately 12 miles north of Florence, in Lane County, through the weekend, after a retaining wall adjacent to the highway failed in heavy rain, causing damage to the roadway. ODOT engineers will develop a plan to address the wall failure and repairs will be constructed as soon as weather [...]