Tillamook Forest Heritage Trust will host ‘Routebeer’ event to recognize supporters

In recognition of the Tillamook Forest Heritage Trust’s supporters, donors, and contributors — as well as to celebrate Highway 6’s recent designation as a scenic byway — the organization will host an event at the Tillamook Forest Center on Saturday, September 21.

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OHV trails reopen in Tillamook State Forest, Columbia Co. fires now at 5

Five small wildfires have been confirmed and contained in Columbia County, with Oregon Department of Forestry officials sending an airplane to scout for more fires this afternoon in Clatsop and Columbia Counties. Anyone who sees smoke is asked to call 911.

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ODF, South Fork Forest Camp crews mobilize to fight small Columbia Co. wildfires

A storm cell moved through the region in the early morning of Thursday, Aug. 29, with multiple lightning strikes in Columbia County north of Vernonia. At least four small fires ignited as a result, with crews from the Oregon Deprtment of Forestry and other agencies working through the morning to contain them.

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Salmonberry Trail Intergovernmental Agency will meet June 7 in Tillamook

HD 32 state rep. Tiffiny Mitchell said that she supports the concept of the Salmonberry Trail on its merits as an economic driver and as a way to showcase the natural beauty of the Tillamook State Forest.

“I am aware that there are concerns from some over the trail, but am committed to and trust that advocates for the trail are working to address those through a robust and transparent process,” Mitchell told the Banks Post.

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