Paul Mariman course sign

Philomath set to host very large Paul Mariman Invite on Saturday

Teenagers with a love for running will take over Philomath on Saturday. In fact, it might just be the largest-ever school-related sporting event to...
Scene from Dearest Eva

Portland filmmakers shoot miniseries scene in Philomath

In the fifth episode of the upcoming miniseries, “Dearest Eva,” a dozen or so mourners gather in a cemetery for the funeral of one...
Lions Club officers 2021-22

Philomath Lions Club installs 2021-22 officers

The Philomath Lions Club recently installed officers for 2021-22 with Shane McConnell taking over as the local organization’s president. Outgoing president Debbie Thorpe moves...
Running artwork with logo

Lilly’s Lope for Hope 5K canceled; online auction planned

Lilly’s Lope for Hope’s 5-kilometer run that had been scheduled for Oct. 9 in Philomath has been canceled because of challenges related to the...
Jessica Hougen in front of the Philomath Museum

New historical society director in place at Philomath, Corvallis museums

With the opening of a sparkling new museum in downtown Corvallis, an obvious question that comes to mind involves the future of its older...
Philomath High School

COVID vaccination clinics planned for Sept. 27, Oct. 18 at PHS

The Benton County Health Department has organized COVID-19 drop-in vaccination clinics to occur in Philomath on Sept. 27 and Oct. 18. Both clinics will run...
Horseback ride event

Kids with special needs, siblings can saddle up Oct. 3

The Benton County Sheriff’s Mounted Posse plans to host its annual horseback ride event for children with special needs and their siblings from 10-11...

Pedee Creek Bridge work to create delays on Kings Valley Highway from Sept. 20-30

The Oregon Department of Transportation plans to perform work on the Pedee Creek Bridge at milepost 18.9 on Kings Valley Highway from Sept. 20-30,...
Quilt exhibit at museum

‘Their Quilts Live On’ on display at Philomath Museum

An exhibition currently on display at the Philomath Museum represents a touching tribute to Marys River Quilt Guild members who have passed away. “Their...
PYAC building

PYAC postpones annual Community Carnival

The Philomath Youth Activities Club announced that the board of directors has opted to postpone the 14th annual Community Carnival, which had been scheduled...
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