Kayak Wet Exit & Re-Entry Course Saturday, April 29th at YMCA Pool

In this experiential course presented by Kayak Tillamook County, you will learn the basics of what to do when (not if ) you capsize in your kayak. Both ‘self recovery’ and ‘assisted recovery’ scenarios will be demonstrated and practiced. Basic safety gear will be provided for show and tell – their uses explained and general […]

Wheeler Food Bank & Nehalem Bay Health District Office Building Informational Meeting April 22

The Nehalem Bay Health District will host a public information meeting 10AM to Noon on Saturday, April 22nd at Pine Grove Community House, 225 Laneda, Manzanita.  District board members and staff will summarize the history and issues for this 60 year-old building, originally utilized as a hospital.  It has structural problems and significant financial challenges. […]

One day closure of OR 53 planned April 20th to repair road

WHEELER—The Oregon Department of Transportation will be closing OR 53 (Necanicum Highway) for one day on Thursday, April 20 so crews can repair the road that was damaged by a landslide earlier this winter.  The road will be closed at milepost 11.4 between 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. that day. OR 53 is an almost […]

Save the Date! “DR. HUCKLEBERRY” RETURNS May 13

The Tillamook County Historical Society (TCHS) is pleased to announce it has funded a reprinting of the Dr. Huckleberry memoir. With the permission of the Oregon Historical Society, TCHS member Karen Hirte has spent three years scanning text, upgrading photos and preparing the book for publication. “The Adventures of Dr. Huckleberry: Tillamook County, Oregon,” has […]

Best-selling Author of “The Sound of Gravel” Reading & Discussion April 18

The Year of Wellness and the Tillamook County Women’s Resource Center are sponsoring this important community conversation about child sexual abuse with a reading by author Ruth Wariner on April 18th from 5:30 to 7 pm at Tillamook Bay Community College. Child sexual abuse is far more common than most people know. Wariner shares her […]


News Release from Oregon Military Department PORTLAND, Oregon – The Oregon Air National Guard‘s 142nd Fighter Wing will conduct routine F-15 night training missions, April 10-13 and April 17-20, 2017. Night training allows the Citizen-Airmen pilots based at the Portland Air National Guard Base to stay current with mandatory Air Force requirements. Night flying is […]