Headstone of Civil War soldier installed at Pioneer Cemetery

With the help of a little mortar and some dedication, a group of volunteers braved the rain on Thursday, to help restore a piece of history in Marshfield’s Pioneer Cemetery.
Toppled and broken headstones aren’t a new site for volunteers, but they have been working for years to help repair them.
And on Thursday, they installed the [...]

War storms through Fort Stevens

Labor Day Weekend in Astoria and few were laboring – maybe everybody was too tired from fighting the rain.
Driving rain and wind closed the Astoria Sunday Market for the first time since 2000. Director Cyndi Mudge said these were the worst conditions she had ever seen. The Market usually has between 150 and 160 vendors, [...]

Civil War Veteran gets proper burial

As Americans across the nation take time to honor the veterans who have served our country, a local civil war group gives recognition to previously unidentified fallen vets.
Following the Recollections Day Ceremony inside Marshfield High School Saturday afternoon, folks came out pay tribute to veterans inside Marshfield Pioneer Cemetery.
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