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First off let’s pass a levy and give the fire district what they need. There good for three years. With the brilliant idea of an annual report I can’t imagine the voters in the fire district t…

As a 40+ year resident of Cannon Beach and a two-term Council member, I saw Cannon Beach grow from a sleepy summer-only getaway of 900 residents to a year-round attraction. As Portland, Seattl…

Our City Hall & Police Station are 70 years old and were originally constructed to store building materials. They were never meant to house the business functions associated with a City Ha…

There are lots of things we don’t know… like when the next earthquake will hit, when the next child will be rescued from the surf, when the next visitor will have a heart attack, or when the n…

My family runs several restaurants in Cannon Beach. We continue to be hit by the impacts of Covid-19. Government mandates have limited and significantly reduced our ability to conduct business…

The elected leaders of the City of Cannon Beach, and the voters who elected them, have crafted and cultivated an atmosphere in which independent businesses can flourish. Entrepreneurs can grow…

I am a full time resident of Cannon Beach and a regular customer at our local restaurants. I am in favor of the  5% Prepared Food Tax which will be voted in our fall election.  I believe that …

During the past 18 months of the plague, the Cannon Beach Library has asked patrons to return books they have borrowed but the library has not assessed fines for overdue books. Mostly patrons …

By the end of this year you might be in a new House District, Senate District, or you could even be in Oregon’s brand new sixth congressional district. That’s because the Oregon Legislature wi…

Many people new to the Cannon Beach Library assume that tax dollars fund and public employees staff our village library. That’s the familiar pattern in most city, school, college and instituti…

Sales tax of 5% in Cannon Beach on prepared food to fund Cannon Beach rural fire district and city hall’s new building.

Last month the Cannon Beach Library announced that overdue book fines would return on August 1, after a long period of not applying fines during multiple Covid outbreaks. At its most recent me…

There is going to be a vote this November in Cannon Beach whether to impose a 5% food and beverage tax affecting restaurants and food servers. The reasoning behind this is to aid the police an…

The Local Journalism Sustainability Act (LJSA) was recently introduced in the House and has now been introduced in the Senate – and will benefit every member of this community! Unlike many iss…

In the wake of Governor Kate Brown lifting most Covid restrictions, the Cannon Beach Library Board devoted much of its June meeting to restoring library activities and services nearer their le…

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I know we discussed this issue several years ago, but with the recent earthquakes off the west coast, why is Tillamook County the only county on the west coast without tsunami sirens?