With a goal for the organization to “Be Relevant,” Oregon resident Jason Johns was named State Commander of the Wisconsin Veterans of Foreign Wars last month, and will serve a one-year term through June 2021.


The Oregon Area Food Pantry has become equipped with resources allowing guests expanded access to its services amid the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting economic crisis.

Lucas Snow, 15, a soon to be Oregon High School junior looked around and saw all of the barren spots where trees were infected by disease and had to be removed last year at Liberty Pole Hill Park.


From the centennial edition of the Observer, we learn Charles Martin started a cigar business in 1906 on the second floor of the “Netherwood Block” in Oregon with 40 one dollar bills.

Precious Woodley is wrapping up her first five weeks as director of the Oregon Youth Center, and said she’s spent most of that time connecting with the community — even though most interactions are virtual.