Astoria Fire chief Ted Ames gave a factual, if somewhat understated, presentation Monday to the city council on the condition of the city fire trucks. The small fleet of vehicles the town depends on for fire protection are getting "a little tired", said Ames.
Astoria Public Library is holding an art contest to find 5 new library card designs that illustrate the theme "Astoria Reads in the 21st Century".
Susan Huntington believes it benefits a chamber to be a player in local politics and she follows through with a directors report in a recent Seaside Chamber newsletter that reads more like a conservative call to action.
Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum announced an additional $3.3 million grant to extend the Best Buy Drug Program, an initiative of Consumers Union that provides free, non-biased and straightforward information to help consumers make safe and effective prescription drug choices.
Oregon's seasonally adjusted monthly job gain of 7,500 in March was the largest since November 2005 when 9,300 jobs were added.