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FreeWashington County • Coronavirus • Government Nov. 25
Washington County in 'Extreme Risk' category under new restrictions beginning December 3
In a new framework announced Wednesday afternoon, Governor Kate Brown unveiled restrictions that will begin on December 3, continuing many of the restrictions from the “freeze” that began on Wednesday, November 18 and ends December 2.
Opinion • Letter to the Editor • Environment Nov. 25
Letter to the Editor: In response to Oregon Hunters Association migratory habitat letter
"Safe corridors and habitat are critically important. We need to keep this in mind as we further develop Oregon, and we need to take steps to help our wildlife," writes Don Backman in response to a previous letter to the editor.
Banks • Community • Volunteer Nov. 24
Leslie Sipp named Banks 2020 'Citizen of the Year'
The city of Banks announced that long-time Banks resident, citizen, and community activist, Leslee Sipp, is the winner of the Banks 2020 Citizen of the Year award.
Buxton • Banks Fire District • Community Nov. 23
Inside the new Buxton fire station
A 2017 bond to build a new station in Buxton has come to fruition with the "soft opening" this month of Hornshuh Creek Fire Station #14 near Buxton.