TILLAMOOK STATE FOREST DELIVERS $30.5 MILLION FOR COUNTY, LOCAL SERVICES ALONG WITH SOCIAL, ENVIRONMENTAL BENEFITS – Tillamook County Pioneer

The Oregon Department of Forestry released a report to state forest trust land counties highlighting social, economic and environmental accomplishments in fiscal year 2022, including distributing $30.5 million to Tillamook, Washington and Columbia counties along with local service providers. At over 357,000 acres, the Tillamook State Forest is Oregon’s largest state forest. Tillamook County and […]

Wildfire Update – Five Fires Under Control – Tillamook County Pioneer

Wildfire Update – Five Fires Under Control – Tillamook County Pioneer

Wildfire update as of 10 a.m. Monday, November 21, 2022This is the final wildfire update unless there are significant changes.1. 98 Delta — Approximately 250 acres. The fire stayed within the current footprint. Crews are working on completing fire lines and doing mop up. It is anticipated that the land will be turned back to […]

Clatsop County 11/19/22 – Tillamook County Pioneer

Clatsop County 11/19/22 – Tillamook County Pioneer

Good progress is being made on all fires, and containment lines continue to be established. The Oregon Department of Forestry, local landowners and fire departments are working together to control the fires prior to Thanksgiving. The largest of the fires, the 98 Delta Fire about 10 miles east of Gearhart, is estimated at about 300 […]