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Oregon King Tides & The Future of Our Beaches Presentation Feb. 10th

Original Post from Tillamook County Pioneer Join us in learning more about Oregon’s King Tides Photo Project (Fawn Custer, Oregon Shores-CoastWatch). Sunday, February 10, 2019 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm Hoffman Center for the Arts 594 Laneda Ave., Manzanita The final King Tides are February 18-20, 2019. We will watch a slideshow of the best […]

Meet the new “face” of the Tillamook County Pioneer ….

By Laura Swanson The Tillamook County Pioneer was LeeAnn Neal, and her great-great-great grandfather Elbridge Trask is the featured photo of the Pioneer that graces all the posts.  From the beginning of our new partnership and out of respect for the Neal family and in memory of LeeAnn, Trask’s image will be “retired” and will always have an honored place […]

Tillamook County Pioneer Founder Announces New Partnership, Contributors and Updates

Over three years ago Rocky Intertidal partners LeeAnn Neal and Kelly Benson along with partner Will Seymour launched the fledgling, free online news site “Tillamook County Pioneer”.  Online news was just becoming a “big deal” and they recognized the need to provide local news to Tillamook County that was free and accessible.  The Pioneer grew […]


Oregon Coast loses a pioneering journalist

By Samantha Swindler | The Oregonian/OregonLive The Oregonian Email the author | Follow on Twitter on December 21, 2016 at 5:05 AM, updated December 21, 2016 at 7:58 AM    by Samantha Swindler, The Oregonian/ LeeAnn Neal, a long-time local journalist and pioneering daughter of Tillamook County, died on Saturday, less than two months after […]