This past year or two, it was so rough I am not sure how long it was, we’re the worst in my life. I had what most knew as an easy life, where opportunities were given to me for no good reason.  Even though people did not know what life was in all reality for me. Others have had life worse.  …

I would like to thank Hospice for the excellent car that they gave to George. You were absolutely wonderful and he really enjoyed you. I would also like to thank all of our friends, relatives and family for the beautiful flowers, cards and prayers. Also a thank you to St. Vincent Hospital to…

Vaccine clinics on the school grounds of Nestucca school district are enticing anyone they can to take a vaccine without parental consent. No matter how you feel about the vaccines, it is not the school board’s decision but the parents of the children who have the authority to make that call…

On the evening of January 3rd, 2022, less than three weeks after Betsy Johnson abruptly resigned from her state senate seat, seventy Precinct Committee People (PCPs) from all five counties in Senate District 16 convened in Seaside to select a slate of candidates to forward to the county comm…

When I was working for the creamery, every month 1 hours wage would be deducted from my check for the United Way.  I didn’t really notice it much amongst the other deductions, but by the end of the year, it was a goodly, if not princely, sum.

When I was working for the creamery, every month 1 hours wage would be deducted from my check for the United Way.  I didn’t really notice it much amongst the other deductions, but by the end of the year, it was a goodly, if not princely, sum.

Today I took my 94 year old mother to see her next home in Seaside. After losing my Dad a year ago, she was just settling in to Nehalem Bay House, getting to know a few people, and feeling comfortable there. We had a conversation about moving to another home when the level of care started to…

This is something that should make clear to every thinking Oregonian why the job of a Precinct Committeeperson (PCP) is important. Democratic PCPs who live in Senate District 16 will soon be nominating between three and five replacements for Senator Betsy Johnson, who resigned on Wednesday. …

Did you know the United States makes up only 5% of the world population & yet we somehow have 15% of all the covid-19 deaths? America has 1.5 times as many covid-19 deaths as India, which has 4 times the population of America. This leads me to believe the CDC and NIH have not put the pro…

The updates from TMHH on the virus are great. It's been a race between the creamery and the hospital with highest counts for several weeks. The Creamery seems the winner / loser for out breaks. I drive by the daily and visitor lines are quite long to get service (inside / out side). I am not…

Following health care guidelines has made it possible for most of the children in our community to remain in school. In our family, our 2nd through 7th grade grandchildren have safely and enthusiastically returned to learning in their school buildings. They are back with their friends and te…

With the new, happy colors of the tourist Train, Miller Street property owners between 1st and 19th ave in Rockaway Beach are enthusiastically offering smiles in these difficult times with “Storybook lane” (a walk and memories of favorite childhood books and characters).

While I believe there was positive intent in showing a Halloween celebration in last week’s front page image, I am concerned that there may have been unintended outcomes. The image depicted two individuals decorated as La Catrina for Halloween under the title “Evil Lurks.” Día de los Muertos…

With the new, happy colors of the tourist Train, Miller Street property owners between 1st and 19th ave in Rockaway Beach are enthusiastically offering smiles in these difficult times with “Storybook lane” (a walk and memories of favorite childhood books and characters).

Ms. Jacob first off, I want to point out that you contradict yourself when you say there should be “free from identity politics and social justice in schools” then at the end you state that teaching American’s principles, and “the flaws of our past and how we as a nation have worked to right…

The 2021 Democratic Party of Oregon Platform Convention will be held December 10th-12th in Happy Valley, Oregon. See https://dpo.org/2021-platform-convention/. Tillamook County Democrats are allowed to send six delegates and three alternates. The only eligibility requirement is that you be a…