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On this day, September 30, 1961, A bill for the 1773 Boston Tea Party was paid by Mayor Snyder of Oregon. He wrote a check for $196, the total cost of all tea lost.




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Big Top Vancouver Gun Sale
Saturday, September 30, 2023 at 10:00 am
Big Top Vancouver Gun Sale Sep 30th – Oct 1st
Clark County Event Center Ridgefield, WA



Get Ready Clatsop County
Saturday, September 30, 2023 at 11:00 am
Get Ready Clatsop County
11AM-2PM
Warrenton, Oregon



WLN Training: Building a Campaign Team
Saturday, September 30, 2023 at 12:00 pm
WLN Training: Building a Campaign Team It is never too early and never too late to put together a campaign team! Whether you are preparing for a long campaign or are at the end of a campaign putting together a Get Out The Vote (GOVT) effort, building a campaign team will help you to do all of the things you need to do for success! Learn how to build a strong campaign team at our next free Zoom session this Saturday, September 30th at NOON (Pacific Time).
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Oregon Open Jiu Jitsu Championship
Saturday, September 30, 2023 at 1:00 pm
Oregon Open Jiu Jitsu Championship September 30 - October 1
Salem, Oregon



Seven Sundays in Salem - Jericho March
Sunday, October 1, 2023 at 3:00 pm
An organic Jericho March around the State Capitol block to peacefully protest the legislation coming from that building and to demand changes to our election system to ensure it is honest and transparent. 3-4:30pm - on 10/1 and culminating with a final march on 10/15. (Joshua 6:2-5)
South entrance to the State Capitol, Salem



Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici St. Helens Town Hall
Wednesday, October 4, 2023 at 6:00 pm
Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici St. Helens Town Hall
St. Helens Sr. Center 375 S 15th St, St Helens, OR



Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici Hillsboro Town Hall
Thursday, October 5, 2023 at 6:00 pm
Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici Hillsboro Town Hall
Evergreen Middle School 456 NE Evergreen Rd, Hillsboro, OR



Rock the Locks Annual Music Festival
Friday, October 6, 2023 at 10:00 am
Rock the Locks Annual Music Festival October 6th – 8th
Rock the Locks Entrance Address. 83606 Bud Draper Road, Umatilla Oregon



Portland Greek Festival
Friday, October 6, 2023 at 11:00 am
Portland Greek Festival October 6th-8th
Portland, Oregon



Representative Nathan Sosa (Democrat) HD 30 Constituent Coffee
Saturday, October 7, 2023 at 9:00 am
9:00 - 10:30 AM
Insomnia Coffee, Baseline 5389 E Main Street Hillsboro, Oregon



McMinnville Scottish Festival
Saturday, October 7, 2023 at 10:00 am
McMinnville Scottish Festival October 7th-8th
Yamhill County Fairgrounds 2070 NE Lafayette Ave McMinnville, OR



Talent Harvest Festival
Saturday, October 7, 2023 at 10:00 am
Talent Harvest Festival October 7th, 2023. 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m
Downtown Talent, Oregon



Congresswoman Andrea Salinas Town Hall
Saturday, October 7, 2023 at 10:30 am
Congresswoman Andrea Salinas Town Hall 10:30AM-2:PM
PCUN Union Headquarters 300 Young St. Woodburn, Oregon



Meadowlark Comic Con
Saturday, October 7, 2023 at 11:00 am
Meadowlark Comic Con October 7th, 2023
Josephine County Fairgrounds Grants Pass, OR ​



Community Conversation with Senator Janeen Sollman (Democrat- District 15)
Saturday, October 7, 2023 at 11:00 am
11AM-12PM
Shute Park Library 775 SE 10th Ave Hillsboro, Oregon



Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici Seaside Town Hall
Saturday, October 7, 2023 at 11:00 am
Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici Seaside Town Hall
Bob Chisholm Community Center 1225 Avenue A, Seaside, OR



Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici Tillamook Town Hall
Saturday, October 7, 2023 at 3:00 pm
Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici Tillamook Town Hall
Tillamook Bay Community College 4301 Third Street Tillamook, OR



Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici Portland Town Hall
Tuesday, October 10, 2023 at 6:00 pm
Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici Portland Town Hall
Lincoln High School 1750 SW Salmon St, Portland, OR



SEDCOR Economic Educational Forum ft. Congresswoman Andrea Salinas
Wednesday, October 11, 2023 at 12:00 pm
SEDCOR Economic Educational Forum ft. Congresswoman Andrea Salinas Non-Member: Individual Ticket-$50
Keizer Community Center 930 Chemawa Rd NE, Keizer, OR



98th Annual League of Oregon Cities Conference
Thursday, October 12, 2023 at 1:00 pm
98th Annual League of Oregon Cities Conference October 12-14
Eugene, Oregon



Marion County Republican Party Monthly Central Committee Meeting
Thursday, October 12, 2023 at 6:30 pm
Marion County Republican Party Monthly Central Committee Meeting
VFW Hall Salem, OR



Hood River Valley Harvest Fest
Friday, October 13, 2023 at 10:00 am
Hood River Valley Harvest Fest October 13-15th
Hood River, Oregon



Oregon Flock & Fiber Festival
Saturday, October 14, 2023 at 9:00 am
Oregon Flock & Fiber Festival
October 14th-15th
Albany, OR



Seven Sundays in Salem - Jericho March
Sunday, October 15, 2023 at 3:00 pm
An organic Jericho March around the State Capitol block to peacefully protest the legislation coming from that building and to demand changes to our election system to ensure it is honest and transparent. 3-4:30pm - final march on 10/15. (Joshua 6:2-5)
South entrance to the State Capitol, Salem



Senator Lynn Findley Madras Town Hall
Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 12:00 pm
Senator Lynn Findley Madras Town Hall
Jefferson County Public Health-Community Room 500 NE A St. Suite 102 Madras, OR



Representative Susan McLain (Democrat) Constituent Coffee
Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 1:30 pm
House District 29 (Western Washington County)
BJs Coffee 2834 Pacific Ave C Forest Grove, OR



Senator Lynn Findley Prineville Town Hall
Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 4:00 pm
Senator Lynn Findley Prineville Town Hall
Crook County Fairgrounds- Grizzly Mountain Pavilion 1280 S. Main St. Prineville, OR



ORP Platform Convention
Thursday, October 19, 2023 at 1:00 pm
ORP Platform Convention October 19th-21st
Pendleton, Oregon



Wasco County GOP 2023 Beef and Burgundy Dinner and Auction
Thursday, October 19, 2023 at 5:00 pm
Wasco County GOP 2023 Beef and Burgundy Dinner and Auction
The Dalles, Oregon



Representative Susan McLain (Democrat) Constituent Coffee
Saturday, October 21, 2023 at 10:00 am
House District 29 (Western Washington County)
Grand Central Bakery Picnic Tables 118 SE 2nd Ave. Hillsboro, OR



Oregon Democrat Legislator Joint Town Hall Event
Tuesday, October 24, 2023 at 6:00 pm
Senator Elizabeth Steiner (D-Portland), Representative Maxine Dexter (D-Portland), Representative Lisa Reynolds (D-Portland)
Cedar Mill Library 1080 NW Saltzman Rd Portland, OR



Vision Oregon Event
Wednesday, October 25, 2023 at 1:00 pm
Vision Oregon Event
October 25th
Portland, OR



Wes Knodel Guns Show
Saturday, October 28, 2023 at 10:00 am
Wes Knodel Guns Show October 28th-29th
Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center 3800 SE Airport Way Redmond, OR



Douglas County GOP Trump Reagan Dinner and Auction
Saturday, October 28, 2023 at 5:00 pm
Douglas County GOP Trump Reagan Dinner and Auction
Roseburg, OR



Baker County Republican Women Evening with Myron Ebell
Saturday, October 28, 2023 at 6:00 pm
Baker County Republican Women Evening with Myron Ebell $20
Baker City, OR



Halloween
Tuesday, October 31, 2023 at 12:00 am
Halloween
Happy Halloween



League of Minority Voters: Liberty and Hope Awards Gala
Thursday, November 2, 2023 at 5:30 pm
League of Minority Voters: Liberty and Hope Awards Gala
Portland, OR



Stormy Weather Arts Festival
Friday, November 3, 2023 at 2:00 pm
Stormy Weather Arts Festival November 3-5
Cannon Beach, Oregon



Wes Knodel Guns Show
Saturday, November 4, 2023 at 10:00 am
Wes Knodel Guns Show November 4th-5th
Linn County Expo Center 3700 Knox Butte Rd E Albany, Oregon



Clackamas County Republican Party’s Roaring 20’s Fall Gala
Saturday, November 4, 2023 at 5:00 pm
Clackamas County Republican Party’s Roaring 20’s Fall Gala
Oregon City, OR



Oregon Legislative Committee Days
Monday, November 6, 2023 at 8:00 am
Oregon Legislative Committee Days November 6th-8th
Salem, Oregon



Oregon Regular Municipal Elections
Tuesday, November 7, 2023 at 8:00 pm
Oregon Regular Municipal Elections
Oregon



Yachats Celtic Music Festival
Friday, November 10, 2023 at 1:00 pm
Yachats Celtic Music Festival
Nov 10, 11, & 12th
Yachats, OR



Veteran's Day Parade
Saturday, November 11, 2023 at 11:00 am
Veteran's Day Parade
Downtown Albany, Oregon



Veteran's Day
Saturday, November 11, 2023 at 11:00 pm
Veteran's Day
USA



Willamette Valley Ag Expo
Tuesday, November 14, 2023 at 9:00 am
Willamette Valley Ag Expo
November 14th-16th
Albany, OR



ShowBiz Salem Holiday Expo
Saturday, November 18, 2023 at 12:00 pm
ShowBiz Salem Holiday Expo November 18th-19th
Oregon State Fairgrounds 2330 17th St NE Salem, OR



Thanksgiving
Thursday, November 23, 2023 at 8:00 am
Thanksgiving
Happy Thanksgiving Oregon



Civil War Oregon State vs. Oregon Football Game
Friday, November 24, 2023 at 5:00 pm
Civil War- Oregon State Beavers vs. Oregon Ducks Football Game
Autzen Stadium Eugene, OR



Christmas Ships
Friday, December 1, 2023 at 5:00 pm
Christmas Ships
Oregon Riverways



Canby Gun & Knife Show
Saturday, December 2, 2023 at 10:00 am
Canby Gun & Knife Show Dec 2nd – 3rd
Clackamas County Fairgrounds 694 NE 4th Ave Canby, OR



Sportsmans Outdoor and Shooting Expo
Saturday, December 2, 2023 at 10:00 am
Sportsmans Outdoor and Shooting Expo Dec 2nd – 3rd
Columbia County Fairgrounds 58892 Saulser Road St Helens, OR



Christmas Storybook Land
Saturday, December 2, 2023 at 10:30 am
Christmas Storybook Land

December 2 – 16
Linn County Fairgrounds Inside the Cascade Livestock Building 3700 Knox Butte Rd Albany, OR 97322



Wes Knodel Gun Show
Saturday, December 9, 2023 at 10:00 am
Wes Knodel Guns Show
December 9th-10th
Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center 3800 SW Airport Wy Redmond, Oregon



Christmas Day
Monday, December 25, 2023 at 11:59 pm
Christmas Day
Merry Christmas Oregon



New Year's Day
Monday, January 1, 2024 at 12:00 am
New Year's Day
Oregon



Oregon Legislative Committee Days
Wednesday, January 10, 2024 at 8:00 am
Oregon Legislative Committee Days January 10th-12th
Salem, Oregon



WLN's Fourteenth Annual "TAKE THE OFFENSIVE!" Leadership and Activist Training Conference
Saturday, February 3, 2024 at 9:00 am
"TAKE THE OFFENSIVE!" Leadership and Activist Training Conference
Portland, Oregon



Oregon 2024 Legislative Short Session
Monday, February 5, 2024 at 8:00 am
Oregon 2024 Legislative Short Session February 5th-March 11th, 2024
Salem, OR



Oregon March for Life
Thursday, February 8, 2024 at 9:00 am
Oregon March for Life
Salem, OR



Portland International Auto Show
Thursday, February 22, 2024 at 10:00 am
Portland International Auto Show February 22nd-25th
Portland, OR



Oregon Festivals & Events Association Annual Conference
Thursday, February 29, 2024 at 10:00 am
Oregon Festivals & Events Association Annual Conference
February 29 - March 2, 2024
Seaside, OR



ORTL Together We Advocate Conference
Saturday, March 2, 2024 at 8:00 am
ORTL Together We Advocate Conference
Tualatin, OR



Last day for major party or nonpartisan candidate to file declaration of candidacy or nominating petition.
Tuesday, March 12, 2024 at 5:00 pm
Last day for major party or nonpartisan candidate to file declaration of candidacy or nominating petition
Oregon


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Collection of Northwest Observer Articles on History
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The Northwest Observer loves history. In addition to providing civics education and breaking news, we pride ourselves on providing interesting articles on the history of the region -- especially how it impacts the legal and political situation today. Indeed, history provides the context needed to properly understand the news we provide.

You can browse through a chronological presentation of history articles, or look them up by topic interest, here.

A History of Minimum Wage in Oregon
Land Use Laws
Oregon's Beach Use Laws

--Editor

Post Date: 2020-05-01 00:00:00Last Update: 2020-10-14 20:55:16



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