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Planting a tree

City celebrates its connection to trees with Arbor Day planting

Mayor Chas Jones understands the importance of trees through the wide range of benefits they bring to a community like Philomath. He also knows...
"Masks required" sign at baseball field

Philomath AD urges sports fans to wear masks at events

Standing near a tree in between the concession stand and the parking lot on Wednesday afternoon, Philomath High School Athletic Director Tony Matta caught...
Marys River Grange Hall

Plants, seeds and more at Marys River Grange event on April 24

Marys River Grange in Philomath plans to host its Plant Sale and Seed Swap on Saturday, April 24. If Benton County’s COVID-19 risk level...
Shipley marker in cemetery

Historical marker recognizing Shipley, cemetery in the works

Black pioneer Reuben Shipley’s farmland donation in 1861 to establish Mount Union Cemetery near Philomath will be the subject of a new Oregon State...
Philomath Public Works building

City’s annual spring recycling day coming April 17

The annual opportunity in Philomath to clear space in the garage and get rid of broken, unwanted recyclable junk is coming up April 17....
Jaymie Belcher

Frolic & Rodeo queen Jaymie Belcher returns for 2nd calendar year

Growing up in a rural setting, Philomath Frolic & Rodeo queen Jaymie Belcher had the opportunity to grow up around horses. “I know we got...
COVID-19 vaccination clinic at OSU

Report: More than 19,400 vaccinated so far at Benton County sites

CORVALLIS — More than 19,400 people have been vaccinated during mass COVID-19 clinics through a joint effort led by Samaritan Health Services and Benton...
Philomath City Park

Philomath parks survey deadline coming up March 26

The Philomath Park Advisory Board wants to hear from the community to receive input on which path to take when it comes to planning. As...
Clemens Community Pool

Clemens Community Pool reopens with restrictions

For the first time in several months, the sights and sounds of locals exercising in the water filled Clemens Community Pool on Monday morning. “There...
Philomath City Park

Music in the Park expanding to also include monthly Sunday concerts this summer

The Philomath Park Advisory Board reviewed Music in the Park concert dates during its monthly meeting Thursday afternoon and the schedule will be an...
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