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Vacancy Local Government Grant Program, Jan. 24

Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (OPRD) is calling for qualified candidates to apply for two vacant positions on the agency’s Local Government Grant Program Advisory Committee. The open positions are a co...
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Proposed Changes to Historic Places Program, Jan. 24

Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (OPRD) has formed a Rule Advisory Committee to review the agency’s proposed changes to Oregon Administrative Rules governing Oregon’s administration of the federal Nationa...
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Fatal Hwy. 551, Jan. 23

On Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at approximately 12:30 A.M., Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a two vehicle collision on Hwy 551 near milepost 1. Preliminary investigation shows ...
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Milo McIver State Park Closures, Jan. 23

ESTACADA, Ore. – Milo McIver State Park will be closed Aug. 16-25 for the Vortex2020 music festival, set for Aug. 22-23. The 10-day closure will allow for event setup and cleanup. Vortex2020 is a two-day music ...
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Governor’s Task Force on the Outdoors, Jan. 23

The Governor’s Task Force on the Outdoors will hold their final meeting 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Jan. 23 at the Willamette Heritage Center, 1313 Mill St. SE, Salem. The meeting is open to the public and will include ...
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2nd Year, Loon Lake will not Open, Jan. 23

Construction to repair the site expected to begin this summer – BLM release - North Bend, Ore. – The Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) Loon Lake Recreation Site, including the main campground, day-use facilitie...
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Oregon State Marine Board, Jan. 22

The Oregon State Marine Board will conduct its quarterly Board meeting on January 22, 2020, at the Marine Board office, 435 Commercial St. N.E., in Salem, beginning at 8:30 a.m. The Board will consider and disc...