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HD 32 • Letter to the Editor • Elections
Letter to the Editor: Elect Debbie Booth-Schmidt for Oregon House District 32
A letter to the editor in support of House District 32 candidate Debbie Boothe-Schmidt from Astoria resident Bob Westerberg.
Debbie Boothe-Schmidt. Photo courtesy of the Boothe-Schmidt campaign.
Bob Westerberg is an Astoria resident.
Debbie Boothe-Schmidt is running for Oregon House District 32, representing western Washington county, and the north Oregon Coast. As the owner of a small business In Astoria, Debbie understands that small businesses drive our economy. She will fight for them in Salem to make sure every one living in her district receive adequate support and a level playing field. We need Debbie to step up and take action to support every one in our communities, not just those beholden to large special interests that support her Republican opponent.
Please, VOTE in this November election as if your life depended on it. It does
Buxton • Event • Community Jul. 28
Inaugural Blueberry Festival draws crowds in Buxton
Buxton’s Public Coast Farm was host to the Inaugural Blueberry Festival on Saturday, July 24, an event that drew crowds to the storied home of the Apple Valley Airport, Ramblin’ Rod Anders, and more.
FreeBanks • Weather • Health Jul. 27
National Weather Service issues 'Excessive Heat Watch' for Banks area beginning Thursday
The Portland office of the National Weather Service issued an “Excessive Heat Watch” for much of the Willamette Valley and surrounding areas beginning Thursday and extending through Saturday evening. The area under the heat watch includes Banks, but ends in Manning.
Buxton • Event • Community Jul. 23
Blueberry Festival planned for Buxton's Public Coast Farm this Saturday
Ramblin' Rod Anders, the Apple Valley Airport, the proposed Salmonberry Trail, the Public Coast Farm and now, the inaugural Blueberry Festival this Saturday in Buxton all have called the same property home.
FreeFire • ODF • Tillamook State Forest Jul. 21
Fire crews move into 'heavy mop-up' at Game Hog Creek Fire
Fire crews are pushing into the interior of the Game Hog Creek Fire as they work to establish a 300 foot perimeter free of burning material, the Oregon Department of Forestry said on Wednesday.
Column • History • Banks Jul. 20
Dispatches from history: Western Washington County July 14, 1921
100 years ago: Two Portland residents run afoul of game wardens in Gales Creek, it's blackberry season in Timber, and everyone is making hay while the sun shines and more. This week, the clips in this history column come from the July 14, 1921 edition of the Washington County News-Times.