Historic Places Open for the Season

The Hughes House, located in Cape Blanco State Park near Sixes, and the Port Orford Lifeboat Station Museum, located in Port Orford, are now open to the public. The Cape Blanco Heritage Society (CBHS) provides tours at the Hughes House and Lifeboat Station from 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. every day except Tuesdays […]


Yaquina Lighthouse at 150

A bright beacon, the Yaquina Lighthouse, has been illuminating the Oregon coast for 150 years. First lit on August 20, 1873, Yaquina Light has the distinction of being the tallest lighthouse on the Oregon Coast at 93 feet. Last August, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), which manages the lighthouse, […]

Culture/History, News

Coastal Book Bin: 3 Books to Read

With Fall in its early days, it’s the ideal time to find a good book, sit back in a comfy chair, and delve into the life of a salmon fisherman, discover the secrets of seaweed, or enjoy a young adult romance novel written by a prolific Oregon Coast magazine writer. […]