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Public News on Paranormal Phenomenon and Haunted Locations in Oregon and Washington.

We are interested in the paranormal in general, and in the Pacific Northwest in particular. Our website is limited to publicly available news articles, videos, and personal experiences regarding the paranormal in Washington and Oregon. Please check our Information and Paranormal Experience Article Database below.

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Body Mind Spirit Expo . Portland, Oregon: Usually held in November and April of each year at the Oregon Convention Center, Portland, Oregon

Pathways to Transformation (Holistic Health, Psychic and Crafts Fair). Yachats, Oregon. August 2-3, 2014



Cove Crystals, Shelton, WA. Ongoing events include Reiki Share and Channeled guided meditation.

The NW Psychic Spirit & Alternative Health Fairs - Held monthly in Kent, Mill Creek/Bothell and Bellevue, Washington

Emerald Spiral - Expos Last Saturday of March and September each year in Kent, Washington


Video: Ghost Hunters Try to Evoke the Spirits in Portland's Shanghai Tunnels. 24 Oct 2013, Emily Sinovic, KATU News Portland, Oregon, and Syfy Channel ghost hunters Patrick Doyle and Kim Lunman.

Video: Food with a Side of Terror. (haunted Portland eateries). 25 Oct 2013, Valerie Hurst, KATU News Portland, Oregon.


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EMF (Electromagnetic Fields)

EMF Meters - Guidelines for Choosing and Using

Electromagnetic Fields (EMF) Basics, D.R. Smith

The EMF Myth ©Matthew Didier

Paranormal Photography

Digital Cameras: No Longer Ghost Hunting At its Worst? © Troy Taylor

Digital Photography and Photographing Ghosts

Photographing the Paranormal ©Leonore Sweet, Ph.D.

Spirit Photography - Ghosts on Film © Jim DeCaro

EVP (Electronic Voice Phenomena)

American Association of Electronic Voice Phenomena

How EVP Works ©Stephanie Watson

Processing EVPs : Introduction to Adobe Audition, ©Todd Bates, of Haunted Voices

Advanced Adobe Audition Training Guide, ©Todd Bates, of Haunted Voices

Paranormal Terminology

Glossary of Terms - from Paranormal Australia

Paranormal Terminology at Wikipedia

General Interest

How Believing Can Be Seeing.....

Haunted Houses: How to Investigate Your House’s History

Ghosts Caught On Tape - includes info on how to record and photograph spirits

Past Life Experience and Lucid Dreaming

Past Life Recall for Greater Understanding of Ourselves © Sacha Tarkovsky



The Trouble with Orbs ©Troy Taylor

Orbs: Have They Become that Boring? © Tuesday Miles

The Truth About Orbs ©


Recommended Podcasts (subscribe through iTunes or visit their websites, below)

Ghost Chronicles -

The Paranormal Podcast- Jim Harold

Mysterious Universe2



As of 2014, this section has been removed due to the fact that websites for Paranormal Groups are disappearing from internet so frequently that we are unable to keep the list accurate.



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Portland Haunted Tour, Portland Tribune, 27 Oct 2006 Haunted Happenings & Ghost Tours, Seattle Weekly, 22 May 2002
Victorian-era house has an extra guest, Portland Tribune, 6 May 2003 Rumors persist about Hoquiam museum, Aberdeen Daily World, 31 Oct 2006
Go home ghost!, Portland Tribune, 19 Mar 2002 Tokeland Hotel, Aberdeen Daily World, 26 Oct 2000
Cries in the night, Portland Tribune, 26 Oct 2001 Cops catch ghost hunters in haunted hospital, TriCity Herald, 26 Mar 2007
Ghosts on the Oregon Coast, Or. Coast Beach Connection, 2 Nov 2006 Mysteries lurk ... Capital Hill museum, Seattle PI, 31 Jan 2005
Haunted Spring Valley Church, Polk Co., OR. Oregonian, 13 Jul 2007 TV Crew wants scary? Seattle has scary, Seattle PI, 8 Sep 2005
Haunted Sherwood Oregon , Beaverton Valley Times, 29 Oct 2007 Hungry for a good scare? Seattle_PI_30 Oct 2007
Ghosts at the Venetian Theatre, Hillsboro, OR, Hillsboro Argus, 26 Aug 2009 Ghost Tales, Seattle Times, 28 Oct 2007 (Bereiter House, Kent, WA)
Return to the Venetian Theatre, Hillsboro, OR Hillsboro Argus 1 Oct 2009 Ghost tour keeps alive..oral tradition, Seattle PI, 30 Nov 2005
Was the 13th Door Tigard REALLY haunted? Bvtn Valley Times 26 Oct 2006 Haunted Neely Mansion, Auburn, WA Seattle PI, 14 Nov 2007
Searching for Ghosts and taking care of the Indigent dead, Oregonian, 27 Jun 2011 Where to find real ghost in Burien, WA B-Town Blog, 28 Oct 2010
On the Hunt for Ghosts - Investigation of Kenton Station Pub, Oregonian, 23 May 2011 Dante's Tavern still a haunt for Ted Bundy? Seattle Times 14 Jan 2008
The Oregon Paranormal Society Knox Butte Cemetery, Albany, OR Apr-May-Jul, 2011 Museum at the Carnegie and the Family Shoe Store, Port Angeles. Peninsula Daily News 24 May 2010 and 31 Oct 2010
  Pursuing Paranormal - Roslyn Cemetery Sea Times 18 Sep 2005 - 27 Oct 2005



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The Woman in the Basement Apartment - Portland, OR - The Angry Man in Brown Flannel , Everett, WA -
A Nasty Poltergeist - Portland, OR - The Other in the Auditorium, Clarkston, WA -
Strange Sounds in Our House - Portland, OR - The Ghostly Mom is Still Here, Everett, WA -
Paranormal Experiences - Oregon and SW Washington - Part 1 - Oregonian Experience at Carnation Cemetery, Carnation, WA -personal submission
Paranormal Experiences - Oregon and SW Washington - Part 2 - Oregonian Paranormal Happenings at - Seattle, WA -
Paranormal Experiences - Oregon and SW Washington - Part 3 - Oregonian Western State Hospital personal experiences -
Personal Experiences at Salem Pioneer Cemetery, Salem, OR - A Demon In My Bed - Puyallup, WA -
Personal Experience at Salem Pioneer Cemetery, Salem, OR submitted by Eola Where I Grew Up - Tacoma, WA -
Personal Experience at Hot Lake Hotel, La Grande, OR submitted by Stephen My Brother's Abilities -Poulsbo, WA -
Ghostly Skeleton, Oregon Coast Range - Sharing Home With Spirits - Seattle, WA -
Woman in White - Carnation, WA - personal submission
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