Headed to the Playoffs! Boys headed to Pendleton, Girls eliminated in First Round

            The Vernonia Loggers are headed to the OSAA 2A Boys Basketball State Championship!             The Loggers and Lady Loggers basketball teams both hosted the Bonanza Antlers in the first round of the OSAA state playoffs on Saturday, February 27, 2016. The Logger boys defeated Bonanza 65-60 to earn a trip to the final eight in Pendleton on March 3-5.

Read more

Another Flood? We got this.

[This is a living document and will be updated as new information comes in] On December 8th, 2015 it rained again. And again. Over the past 2 days the town of Vernonia has seen 6″ of rainfall onto an already waterlogged town. This is certainly bad news, but the experience gained during previous floods means this is no tragedy. All

Read more

Timberbound – Music Rooted in a Place and Time

            Joe Seamons grew up listening to his parents playing music. He was enraptured by the musicians and instruments they played at the living room sing-alongs, parties and concerts his parents and their friends would organize. The songs told tales of places and people Seamons knew or had heard stories about. They contained accounts of fishermen and loggers and folks

Read more

Biking and Hiking Around Vernonia

Oregon is well known internationally as a bicycling destination. Vernonia has been capturing its share of those cyclists, as well as hikers and equestrian riders, due to its proximity to two regional trails. Combine that with nearby Stub Stewart State Park and the multitude of logging roads surrounding the town, and Vernonia finds itself turning into a biking and hiking

Read more

Our Community Treasures

Our Community Treasures…We are rich beyond words! The Nehalem River, Rock Creek, and our little lake We’re surrounded by water, for goodness sake! Right through the middle and down the length of our town These streams of ours sure get around! It’s the perfect time of year to get out the drift boat As the sun rises, make an early

Read more
1 2 3 4