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Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Brad’s Blog: Remembering animal, nature lover no longer with us

Sad news about the death of a 34-year-old woman with ties to Philomath passed across my desk early last week. Sarah Irin Johnson Chinen...
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Brad’s Blog: DNA testing identifies little girl’s remains and arrests follow

A year ago this month, I wrote the sad story about a death investigation of a young child whose remains were found in rural...
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Confessions of a 50-Something Dad: The child care

We felt very lucky when moving to Philomath to find a wonderful babysitter. She takes very good care of them, lives on a rural...
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Confessions of a 50-Something Dad: In your face

The past few days, little Jasper has been trying very hard to get his big brother’s attention. Now this is an old reference, but on...
Lupe’s Community Garden work

The Scoop: Garden party gets Lupe’s ready for growing season

Lupe’s Community Garden is getting ready for the growing season. This past Saturday, 11 volunteers got together for a garden party with program managers Sandy...
Benton County Board of Commissioners

The Scoop: County commissioner believes Highway 20 conversation needs to get serious

It’s a concern for a lot of people in Philomath — transportation. We’ve all been backed up in traffic on Highway 20 heading east to...
Philomath High School Reader Board

Warrior Nation: OSAA to skip state championships, leaving culminating weeks up to schools

Editor’s note: This blog was updated Friday morning with information involving cross-country’s plans to still have a 4A state meet. The Oregon School Activities Association’s...

Confessions of a 50-Something Dad: Driving cardboard in the living room

A few blogs ago, I wrote about my 3-year-old son’s obsession with garbage trucks. He has a toy garbage truck, complete with a trash...
Outredgeous lettuce

The Scoop: Philomath’s Wild Garden Seed featured in kids’ meal bags

Wild Garden Seed, an organic seed farm based in Philomath, is one of the featured seed varieties in Burgerville’s kids’ meals. Burgerville, a restaurant chain...
Cross-country runners

Warrior Nation: Cross-country schedule coming together

The Philomath High School cross-country team has a competition schedule that’s starting to come together, although there are questions with meet formats and whether...
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