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Tillamook Mid County Parks & Rec District Meeting Agenda: 10.18.21

To read a full copy of the Tillamook Mid County Parks & Rec District Meeting Agenda click here:  Parks & Rec 10.18.21 Agenda

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Join us for Downtown Trick-or-Treat

by Mallory Gruben Communications Manager One of my biggest claims to fame is the fact that I have only worn one store-bought Halloween costume in my entire life. Call it tradition or insanity, I

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Chamber News: Riverside Floral grows in-home business to full-scale storefront

by Mallory Gruben Communications Manager Much like the plants on display in its windows, Downtown Tillamook’s newest store has a backstory rooted in growth. What started as a seedling positio

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Hot off the press: Tillamook Living Magazine is officially in circulation

by Mallory Gruben Communications Manager The second edition of the Tillamook Living Magazine arrived at the Chamber last month, and it feels like it’s all I’ve been able to talk about since. I

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More EIDL grants and loan limit increase

by Justin Aufdermauer Executive Director Federal Aid for Small Businesses is still available, and it is being overlooked by many small businesses. We get it — there has been so many programs to

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Shop, enter and win with the fifth annual Shop Small Sweepstakes

by Mallory Gruben Communications Manager Golden and red leaves, crisp air and occasional rainy downpour mean two things: My favorite season has arrived, and it’s time for the Shop Small Sweepsta

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From my Chamber internship comes a community foundation

by Brooke Johnston Operations Assistant Intern Time flies when you’re having fun — and especially when you’re helping the Chamber build a new charitable organization that will benefit your h

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Now Hiring: Tourism Social Media Manager

The Tillamook Chamber is currently accepting applications for a part-time, contracted Tourism Social Media Manager position.  The Tourism Social Media Manager will create and manage content to showca

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Join us Sept. 25 for the Tillamook Farmers Market Season Finale

by Sayde Walker Tillamook Farmers Market Manager It’s hard to believe that the end of September is already upon us, and if you are anything like me you are already planning your Halloween costum

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Learn What’s Up Around Town at Mornings on Main Street

by Ashley Christensen Programs and Events Manager Although many of our Chamber events take place in the evening, once a month we host a special function for the early birds in our community. The a

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Welcome Your New Employees with the Tillamook Toolkit

by Justin Aufdermauer Executive Director This week as Food Roots, one of our Chamber members, announced the addition of two new employees to its staff, our team at the Chamber packaged up two Till

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Employer Health Plans a Big Benefit of Chamber Membership

by Justin Aufdermauer Executive Director Did you know that the Tillamook Chamber offers employers access to a health insurance program? It seems to be one of the Chamber’s best-kept secrets —

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What’s Brewin’ is on for August

by Ashley Christensen Programs and Events Manager After a short interim away from the Chamber office to spend time with my new baby, I’m jumping back in this month to once again start planning a

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Chamber News: New owners, same smiles: Davis family takes over Kelly’s Brighton Marina

by Mallory Gruben Communications Manager There are several parallels between the former and new owners of Kelly’s Brighton Marina — their bright demeanors, their enthusiasm for outdoor adventu

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Chamber’s Tillamook apparel on sale at the County Fair

by Justin Aufdermauer Executive Director It must be Tillamook County Fair season, because lately I’ve been dreaming of elephant ears, Pig ‘n’ Fords and new Tillamook jacket designs! Here

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Hitting Our Stride at the Tillamook Farmers Market

by Sayde Walker Tillamook Farmers Market Manager We are just at the halfway point of the Tillamook Farmers Market season. If you haven’t been to visit yet, I encourage you to do so! We are almos

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Chamber News: Aquaculture plus agriculture: JAndy purchases Hidden Acres Greenhouse

by Mallory Gruben Communications Manager As one Tillamook business owner ends a chapter of her work life, another local business looks to carry on the storyline. Debbie Smith, owner and founder

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Tillamook Community Calendar a resource for events goers and throwers

by Mallory Gruben Communications Manager For the first time in what feels like a very long time, my calendar is booked up. This weekend I will attend the first living showing of a TAPA performa

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A Fresh Set of Eyes: Redesigning the Tillamook Living Magazine

by Mallory Gruben Communications Manager As one of Tillamook’s newer residents, I get the pleasure of looking at this beautiful dairy town with a fresh set of eyes that makes everything feel new

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Tillamook Mid County Parks & Rec District Meeting Agenda: 7.15.21

To read a full copy of the Tillamook Mid County Parks & Rec District Meeting Agenda click here:  Parks & Rec 7.15.21 Agenda

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Tillamook Mid County Parks & Rec District Meeting Minutes: 5.20.21

To read a full copy of the Tillamook Mid County Parks & Rec District Meeting Minutes click here: Parks&RecMtgMinutes.5.20.21

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Chamber News: Garibaldi Charters celebrates 20 years with Tillamook Chamber

by Mallory Gruben Communications Manager When it comes to office views, the captains and crew at Garibaldi Charters has most competitors beat. The fishing charter company staff spends most days

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Meet the Chamber of Today

by Justin Aufdermauer Executive Director Imagine for a moment the community without the Chamber. This was not far from reality a decade ago, when we were months from the Chamber becoming a complet

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June Dairy Parade’s Return to Normal a Smash Hit

by Justin Aufdermauer Executive Director The 64th Annual June Dairy Parade is one I will never forget. It was a whirlwind to put together a traditional parade in just one month, after having plann

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Chamber News: International Police Museum celebrates new location, five years of Chamber membership

by Mallory Gruben Communications Manager During his 40 years of policing, retired Rockaway Beach Police Chief Ed Wortman had the opportunity to travel the US and the world making friends, swapping

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Chamber News: Grocery Outlet opens new store in Tillamook

by Mallory Gruben Communications Manager The long-awaited grand opening day for Grocery Outlet Bargain Market in Tillamook drew more than 100 shoppers ready to score deals that would make them say

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#ShopTillamook Sweepstakes Wraps Up, But Local Shopping Can Continue

by Mallory Gruben Communications Manager We pulled the last 10 winners of the #ShopTillamook Sweepstakes on June 24, wrapping up a multi-month campaign to support local retailers across Tillamook

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Business Growth on the Horizon in Tillamook

by Justin Aufdermauer Executive Director Fostering business growth is an often unnoticed or unseen part of what the Chamber does, but recently more businesses have been seeking out that benefit. S

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Tillamook is Looking Beautiful — Thanks to Our Community!

by Justin Aufdermauer Executive Director Let me take a moment to brag about how beautiful Downtown Tillamook looks right now. Just last week, more than 50 large planters burst to life with flow

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Welcome Brooke Reibach to Her Tillamook Chamber Internship

by Justin Aufdermauer Executive Director The Chamber is trying something a little new with our staff this summer: a summer internship program for Tillamook’s very own Brooke Reibach. Join us in

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