Eugene High Schoolers Remembered

YACHATS, Ore. — On Saturday, friends and family honored two local teens who lost their lives to a sneaker wave just over two years ago. After that tragic drowning, parents and local community members joined forces and formed a committee to create an educational coastal safety marker to raise awareness about the dangers along the … Continue reading »

Two South Eugene H.S. Students Drown Near Yachats; Both Bodies Recovered

February 6, 2011 By Dan Corcoran and Stacia Kalinoski YACHATS, Ore. — Two South Eugene High School teenagers drowned Saturday afternoon, after being swept off a rock just north of Yachats, near the Smelt Sands State Park. The body of Connor Gregory Ausland, 18, was found Saturday afternoon and that authorities located the remains of 17-year-old Jack Harnsongkram … Continue reading »