SOLVE's annual Beach and Riverside Cleanup welcomes neighbors and visitors alike to spend time taking care of Oregon.
Volunteers are needed for SOLVE’s annual Beach & Riverside Cleanup, in partnership with the Oregon Lottery, on Saturday, Sept. 25. Community members across the state will be hosting nearly 100 volunteer projects along Oregon’s beaches, parks, and neighborhoods. SOLVE encourages any Orego…
The Emergency Volunteer Corps of Nehalem Bay will host a community webinar, “Living with Wildfires: Perspectives from Oregon Leaders,” live at 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30, online.
October of 1913 was a triumphant time for Professor James Dryden, the poultry specialist at Oregon State University (or Oregon Agricultural College, as it was then called). His name was in newspapers nationwide, in glowing tribute after glowing tribute to his success.
“Oregon Voices” examines some of the important people, events and ideas that have shaped the state in the modern era, from the end of World War II to the present. It features the people of Oregon, from Native Americans, who have lived here since time immemorial, to recent arrivals.
The Hoffman Center Writing Programs will celebrate the launch of the 8th edition of the North Coast Squid journal of writing and art from 4-5:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, with an online event sponsored by the Hoffman Center for the Arts in Manzanita. Registration for the event can be found on t…
North Coast Pinball, a pinball lounge and kite shop, has opened in Nehalem. The lounge has 16 pinball machines and two arcade games.
The Oregon Shores Conservation Coalition is celebrating its 50th anniversary year with a series of online talks from far-flung experts, addressing the coming challenges of the next 50 years.
Hoffman Gallery presents their September show open 1-5 p.m. Thursday through Sunday, Sept. 2-26. The show is free and open to the public and masks are required. Hoffman Center for the Arts is located at 594 Laneda Avenue in Manzanita.
Manzanita author Mark Beach will host a sale and signing for his latest book “Images of America: Manzanita, Nehalem, and Wheeler” from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sep. 4, at the Hoffman Center’s Wonder Garden in Manzanita.
Manzanita City Council voted to deny a permit for this year’s Muttzanita Festival in light of rising COVID-19 cases and deaths. The annual event, cancelled last year as well, raises money for local animal rescues that rely solely on donations, such as Animal Haven by the Sea.The festival had…
Tillamook County local James Royal Fox Jr., former owner of Fox Grocery & Firearms in Beaver, has written his first book in a planned series about his family and American history. “The Secrets of Benjamin Fox” is an expansive compilation of genealogical information set against a backdrop…
The Emergency Volunteer Corps of Nehalem Bay will hold its first online Go-Bag training class Friday, Aug. 27, via Zoom. The 90-minute class will run from 6-7:30 p.m. The new class will provide the latest advice on the types of bags needed and the personal items that should be kept in each one.
Margaret Rowland, with produce she grew here in Rockaway Beach, and delivered to the Oregon Food Bank – Tillamook County Services Friday, Aug. 13.
The annual Pig-N-Ford races have been part of the Tillamook County Fair for the past 97 years. This popular event fills the grandstands to capacity. Two races were held each day of the fair at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 11, through Saturday, Aug. 14.
The Coastal Observation and Seabird Survey Team (COASST) will deliver a virtual training session for the residents of Oregon from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sept. 11. COASST participants help make a difference for the environment by collecting data on beach-cast carcasses of marine birds on a m…
Nehalem Valley organic farmer Jeff Trenary, of Kingfisher Farm, lost all his belongings after his home was destroyed in a fire July 24. A GoFundMe page has been set up with a goal of $50,000. As of Friday, Aug. 6, $39,694 has been raised.
Come together with thousands of Oregonians on Saturday, Sept. 25, for SOLVE’s Beach & Riverside Cleanup, in partnership with the Oregon Lottery. Volunteer registration is now live and all Oregonians, from Astoria to Brookings, Pendleton to Sunriver, are encouraged to sign up for this sta…
The 2021 Tillamook County Fair runs Wednesday, Aug. 11, through Saturday, Aug. 14, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Here's what you can expect to see and do when visiting the fair. Entertainment is free with your fair admission.
Garibaldi Maritime Museum is excited to announce that beginning Thursday, Aug. 5, the museum will be displaying the works of Diana Wunderle.
Fair admission tickets and parking passes are now available for purchase online on the Tillamook County Fair’s website, tillamookfair.com. Attendees now have the option to purchase tickets using a debit or credit card online, on their mobile device, at the fair office, and at the admission g…
Wearing blue plastic safety glasses and neon yellow ear plugs, short brown hair pulled back from her teenage face, Vivian Seaholm hefted her shotgun and cracked open the breach. Standing five feet tall, her 28-inch barrel Savage Arms 555E over/under has a specially shortened stock to fit.
Garibaldi Days was held Friday, July 23 through Sunday, July 25. The 2020 event was canceled because of the pandemic. The 61st anniversary of the festival has been themed “Garibaldi Days Lite.”
The City of Manzanita hosted a celebration Friday, July 16, at the Manzanita Police Department Garage Bay for 25 years of service by Judge Larry Blake Jr. as judge of Manzanita Municipal Court. The event was celebrated with cupcakes.
The public is invited to attend the 4-H Fashion Revue at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 29, in the auditorium (skating rink) at the Tillamook County Fairgrounds. The revue will feature Tillamook County 4-H clothing, knitting and crocheting members and the outfits or items they have sewn, knitted or c…
Hoffman Gallery presents their August show from 1-5 p.m. Thursday through Sunday, Aug. 5-29. The show is free and open to the public. Hoffman Center for the Arts is located at 594 Laneda Ave. in Manzanita.
Local marketer, photographer and storyteller Mike Arseneault has written a new book, “Storytelling.” The book features a collection of short stories, vintage and new photography, the history of Rockaway Beach and other places of historical significance in Tillamook County.
Oregon Shores Conservation Coalition was founded on July 29, 1971. On July 29, the group will celebrate five decades of protecting the coastal environment with a special slate of activities on its 50th anniversary day. The events, both on the shore and online, are free and open to all.
A Bandon art gallery with a mission far greater than just art reopened its door this week after being closed for 15 months due to COVID-19.
Then he turned and walked away. Probably he walked straight to the logging locomotive for his last ride into town. Nailing the hat to the stump was a symbolic act — Stewart H. Holbrook was quitting the logging business forever.
Garibaldi's first Porch Parade was a success this year. Participants were encouraged to decorate their front porches throughout the Fourth of July weekend with Mayor Tim Hall (who dressed the part) and Division Chief Blake Paulsen and resident artist Alina Jensen judging.
Rockaway Beach Market & Grocery held an opening celebration of the reopened and remodeled store Thursday, July 1. The event included a ribbon cutting, live music and free food samples.
Hoffman Gallery presents their July Show open 1-5 p.m. (open to 7 p.m. on Fridays) Thursday through Sunday, July 1 through Aug. 1. The show is free and open to the public. Hoffman Center for the Arts is located at 594 Laneda Ave. in Manzanita.
Neah-Kah-Nie Middle School sixth graders participated in a three-day camp Outdoor School experience June 7-9 at Twin Rocks Friends Camp in Rockaway Beach. The day camp gave the students a chance to interact with others not in their normal cohort and learn new things.
“Opening Eyes,” a show of luminous oil painting by artist Shaukya Dekker, is scheduled for 3-7 p.m. Saturday, June 26, at the Graceful Waves Wellness Center, located at 206 S Marine Dr., in Wheeler.
Seattle-based Flamenco dancer Savannah Fuentes brings her latest work, “Flores de Verano Flamenco en Vivo,” to the White Clover Grange in Nehalem on June 29 and the Fairview Grange in Tillamook on Aug. 8. After a year of confinement and self-reflection, Fuentes has created “Flores de Verano,…
It’s official. On June 14, the Garibaldi City Council voted unanimously to hold the annual Garibaldi Days celebration for two days on Saturday, July 24, and Sunday, July 25.
The Tillamook County Fair is back in action this year, Wednesday, Aug. 11, through Saturday, Aug. 14. With a little something for everyone, this year’s fair is not to be missed. Open 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., Aug. 11 through Aug. 14, the Tillamook County Fair’s 2021 theme is “A Time To Shine”.