Banks • Crash • Highway 6 Jul. 25
Driver involved in fatal crash on Highway 6 arrested on six charges
The driver of a vehicle involved in a fatal crash on Wednesday evening west of Banks on Highway 6 has been arrested on six charges stemming from the crash.
Fire • ODF • Alaska Jul. 25
ODF crews battle blazes in Alaska
In 2018, Alaskan wildfire fighters helped in fires that torched more than 225,000 acres in Oregon. Now, the Oregon Department of Forestry is returning the favor
BANKS • CRASH • HIGHWAY 6 Jul. 24
Fatal crash closes Highway 6 just west of Banks
A deadly crash involving a car and a tractor-trailer semi truck has closed Highway 6 just west of Banks
Tillamook State Forest • Tillamook Forest Center • Event Jul. 24
Smokey Bear birthday celebration to be held August 9 at Tillamook Forest Center
It’s Smokey Bear’s 75th birthday, and the Tillamook Forest Center is celebrating with a special birthday party on Friday, August 9 from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. to honor the beloved forest icon.
Gales Creek • Education • FGSD Jul. 24
Gales Creek Elementary School alumni to return for August 25 reunion
On the grounds of the historic Gales Creek School, past attendees of this former elementary school will gather on Sunday, August 25 from 1 to 5 pm to remember days gone by learning and studying in the only school remaining in the Gales Creek valley.
Cherry Grove • Fire • Crime Jul. 23
Washington Co. Sheriff's Office seeks arson suspects in Cherry Grove fire
A home was a complete loss in a fire Monday morning in rural Cherry Grove.
Now the Washington County Sheriff's Office says two white male teen suspects were spotted running from the scene — one holding what looked like a gas can — toward Lee Falls Road.