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I think of Columbia County: Its hills and high ridges, forests, fields and fens; its ponds, springs and creeks, and the great river that lies to its east. Of its creatures, furred, feathered and finned. Of its people, past, present and to com…

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Mist-Birkenfeld RFPD is waiting on the arrival of the new bivalent COVID vaccines for both Moderna and Pfizer. While they have been approved and are being administered in other areas, Columbia County Public Health is still waiting on our allo…

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The town that provides for its youth is bound to survive and Vernonia has provided again. Much the same way the Dewey Pool at Hawkins Park has given countless hours of summertime fun for kids in the community, the Holce Family Skatepark now a…

A group of citizens, along with several special guests, took part in a ceremony on Saturday, August 27, 2022 to dedicate the newly planted Hiroshima Peace Tree in Vernonia’s Ora Bolmeier Park.

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COLUMBIA COUNTY, Oregon (August 17, 2022) – On Wednesday, August 10, 2022, Columbia County Clerk Debbie Klug swore in Marissa Dunne as the county's newest Parole and Probation (P&P) Officer. Shortly after Marissa joined the Community Justice Department in January 2022, she successfully c…

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Vernonia is home to many trees. Now a very special tree has made its way here and calls Vernonia home.  The City of Vernonia recently planted a young ginko tree seedling at the point of Ora Bolmeier Park. Maybe you’ve noticed the enclosure th…

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