VOLUME 4, NUMBER 206
Friday, September 22, 2023
Good afternoon. In the newsletter today: What started out as a report of a car and grass fire near North 19th Street and West Hills Road turned into a pursuit of two suspects that had left the scene on foot. Plus, other fire news and coverage out of the PHS boys soccer victory Thursday.
Thanks for reading!
Brad Fuqua, publisher/editor
Suspects fled the scene on foot but with the help of a K-9 officer were found in a nearby field
A report of a grass and car fire in the area of the North 19th Street curve near West Hills Road north of Philomath turned into a law-enforcement operation that […]
Philomath High creates some success on offensive end and notches its first victory of the season
Philomath High’s boys soccer team opened Oregon West Conference play with a 5-1 victory over Cascade on Thursday
A collection of photos from Philomath High’s 5-1 boys soccer win over Cascade on Thursday.
Philomath Fire and Rescue had a busy stretch Thursday afternoon with responses to separate incidents, the local fire agency reported. Firefighters were called at 3:14 […]
As the latest COVID boosters dribble into Oregon, state health officials urged residents to get vaccinated to protect themselves against an expected rise in respiratory […]
House Minority Leader Vikki Breese-Iverson is stepping down as leader of the Republican caucus after almost two years. Breese-Iverson, R-Prineville, announced her resignation Thursday, a […]
When Purdue Pharma first began sales of OxyContin in the late 1990s, it was advertised as relief for cancer patients and people with chronic pain. […]
Philomath in Photos
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A conversation about the struggles that folks go through while trying to make ends meet takes 70-year-old Sharon Thornberry back to June 1979. A woman […]
The Philomath High School Hall of Fame Committee invites the community to nominate athletes, coaches or teams for future induction consideration. The deadline to submit […]
• Friday, Sept. 22: PHS football vs. Junction City, 7 p.m.
• Saturday, Sept. 23: First Aid/CPR/AED Class at Philomath Fire & Rescue, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
• Saturday, Sept. 23: PHS Cross-Country at Northwest Classic, 12:20 p.m. (girls), 1 p.m. (boys)
• Sunday, Sept. 24: Philomath Farmers’ Market, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
• Monday, Sept. 25: Philomath TOPS meeting, 9 a.m.