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Tillamook Cheese expands Port of Morrow facility - BOARDMAN, Ore. (AP) - Tillamook Cheese has completed a 65,000-square-foot expansion of its cheese-making facility at the Port of Morrow to process both lactose powder and a dried whey protein concentrate. The East Oregonian newspaper (http://is.gd/LrbYQI ) reports the new plant added 40 jobs in Boardman and is ... - Sat, 19 Apr 2014

Tillamook's grilled cheese cook-off will crown a sandwich champion - Saturday's contest at the Tillamook Cheese Factory will pit three local grilled cheese makers in a head-to-head cook-off to win a grand prize of $500 and the title of best grilled cheese. - Fri, 11 Apr 2014

Port of Tillamook Bay Railroad defies order to stop work in Salmonberry River - The state of Oregon has ordered a company to stop rebuilding sections of the Port of Tillamook Bay railroad because it doesnt have a permit to put material into the nearby river. - Mon, 31 Mar 2014

All lanes re-opened after mudslide on Hwy 6 - GLENWOOD, Ore. -- A mudslide closed the Wilson River Highway for more than a day, but all lanes were reopened Thursday at 5 p.m. The slide broke loose on Wednesday on the Wilson River Highway, about eight miles west of Glenwood near the turnoff to Brownscamp in the Tillamook State Forest, according to the Oregon Department of Transportation.   "Sometimes we have a slide like this and it requires ... - Wed, 26 Mar 2014

Beaverton fisherman drowns in Wilson River - TILLAMOOK, Ore. -- Searchers have found the body of a fisherman from Beaverton who slipped into the Wilson River with waders on Monday night. Divers said they found Richard Belhumeur's body in about fifteen feet of water, approximately a quarter of a mile downstream from where he fell in. Belhumeur's son initially reported the accident to authorities. He said his father was crossing the Wilson ... - Tue, 25 Mar 2014

DHM Markets/Marketers: CME, CWT, Cold Storage - March 31 butter stocks totaled 178.35 million lbs., up 9% from Feb. 28, but 30% less than March 2013, according to USDA’s Cold Storage report , released April 22. - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

15-year-olds accused of throwing bricks at Portland bicyclists - PORTLAND - Two teens were arrested Monday for allegedly throwing pieces of bricks at passing bicyclists in Northeast Portland Sunday, injuring two people. The attacks occurred in the area of Northeast 7th Avenue and Tillamook Street just after 1 a.m. Adrian Richardson, 26, of Northeast Portland, was struck in the face and had to be hospitalized, police said. Another victim, Jonathan Garris, 52 ... - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

Portland cyclist hit in eye with brick - PORTLAND - Two teens were arrested Monday for allegedly throwing pieces of bricks at passing bicyclists in Northeast Portland, injuring two people. The attacks occurred in the area of Northeast 7th Avenue and Tillamook Street just after 1 a.m. Sunday. Adrian Richardson, 26, of Northeast Portland, was struck in the face and had to be hospitalized, police said. Another victim, Jonathan Garris, 52 ... - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

Tillamook museum remembers Bayocean Park, the resort town that fell into the sea - Bayocean Park, dubbed the Atlantic City of the West, was a vacation dreamland that quickly became a nightmare, even robbing one man of his mental health. - Fri, 04 Apr 2014

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School Readiness Exams for Tillamook County Kids - Tillamook Headlight Herald - Tillamook County has a long and proud tradition of giving and helping. Of all the places I have lived, this community is the most generous with our time, talents and resources. Community service as a value is one of the things that makes Tillamook ... - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

Tillamook Cheese expands Port of Morrow facility - KTVZ - BOARDMAN, Ore. (AP) — Tillamook Cheese has completed a 65,000-square-foot expansion of its cheese-making facility at the Port of Morrow to process both lactose powder and a dried whey protein concentrate. The East Oregonian newspaper ... - Sun, 20 Apr 2014

Tillamook's grilled cheese cook-off will crown a sandwich champion - The Oregonian - There's a contestant from Lebanon, who got in with "Johnny Appleseed's Grilled Cheese Hog Sandwich," one from Tillamook who will cook her "Smokin' Grilled Cheese Veggie Supreme," and a finalist from Spokane with a "Raspberry Black Pepper Melt.".3 Dallas Deals for National Grilled Cheese Day - D Magazine - Fri, 11 Apr 2014

Tillamook Truck Rolls Into Town With Free Ice Cream - LA Weekly - Fortunately, there are still ice cream trucks, and at the moment there's also an ice cream VW van, of all things, from which the Tillamook dairy company is giving out free ice cream as part of its current West Coast anniversary tour. The Tillamook ice ... - Fri, 11 Apr 2014

Tillamook Farmers' Market: Become a volunteer in 2014! - Tillamook County Pioneer - Tillamook Farmers' Market is seeking community volunteers to support the 2014 market season! Are you passionate about local food, farms, and direct markets like ours? If you've been thinking, “What's a great way to get involved at the community level ... - Sun, 20 Apr 2014

Catching up with candidate David Yamamoto - Tillamook Headlight Herald - I recently sat down with candidate for Tillamook County Commissioner Position 3, David Yamamoto to discuss his platform and ideas for helping to shape the future of Tillamook County. Although his platform is varied, we discussed two primary issues; ... - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

A new 'whey' of profit at Tillamook Cheese - Daily Astorian - Looking to maximize the value out of every drop of milk, Tillamook recently finished a 65,000-square-foot expansion onto its cheese-making facility at the Port of Morrow to process both lactose powder and a dried whey protein concentrate called WPC 80. - Mon, 21 Apr 2014

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