FreeOregon • Coronavirus • Health Apr. 2
Vaccine eligibility expanded for more underlying conditions, families of frontline workers
Oregon Governor Kate Brown announced an expansion of COVID-19 vaccine eligibility for people with some underlying health conditions, and for family members that live with frontline workers.
Gales Creek • Traffic • Highway 6 Apr. 1
Road camera in Gales Creek now live
It's no April Fool's Day joke. After several weeks of anticipation, the first road camera in Gales Creek, located at the Junction of Highway 6 and 8 went live Thursday.
FreeOregon • Coronavirus • Government Mar. 31
Governor Brown Unveils 10-Point Economic Recovery Plan
Oregon Governor Kate Brown released a 10-point economic recovery plan for the state on Tuesday, March 23, outlining her administration's recovery goals in the face of the coronavirus pandemic and the 2020 wildfires.
Washington County • Transportation • Government Mar. 30
County seeks two applicants for regional transportation commission
Want to advise the Oregon Transportation Commission on transportation issues in rural western Washington County? Two positions — each for a two-year term — on a little-known regional commission are open for just that purpose.
FreeOregon • Coronavirus • Wildfire Mar. 30
Wildland firefighters now eligible for vaccine
That includes many private crews that work in the logging industry in the region’s forests, and landowners in forested areas that aid firefighting efforts.
Column • History • Gales Creek Mar. 29
Column | The Diaries of Esther Lilly Hundley: March 28 - April 5, 1932
These are the diaries of Esther Lilly Hundley, who lived in Gales Creek after the Lilly family moved to Gales Creek in the 1880’s. They are published as they were written, with original spelling. This week: "Lost Squadron" gets a good review, and Esther loses a brother.