A perspective from Oregon’s mid-Willamette Valley

Look what someone has already done

Written June 29th, 2024 by Hasso Hering

It didn’t take long for some moron to damage the new Willamette River overlook on the Albany riverfront.

A good place to remember Sam’s verse

Written June 9th, 2024 by Hasso Hering

When you have a few minutes, go visit the newly reconstructed east viewing pier on the Albany riverfront. It’s a beautiful piece of workmanship and a great vantage point for looking around.

Getting a look at new riverfront pier

Written June 4th, 2024 by Hasso Hering

As pieces of Albany’s Waterfront Project are slowly coming together, it’s tempting to get a closer look even though they aren’t officially finished or complete.

Trimming trees to preserve the view

Written May 26th, 2024 by Hasso Hering

Let’s catch up with the loose ends left by the May 14 story about trimming the small trees and bushes on the Willamette riverbank in front of Linn County’s Wheelhouse Building.

Osprey action on the Lyon Street Bridge

Written May 25th, 2024 by Hasso Hering

About this time last year, an osprey got public attention by regularly having his fish lunch on top of the tallest lamp post in the middle of the Lyon Street Bridge. This year the bird is back.

Linn County and the Wheelhouse trees

Written May 14th, 2024 by Hasso Hering

It was Linn County that caused about two dozen bushes and small riverbank trees on the Willamette to be cut down last week.

Why saw off the tops of riverbank trees?

Written May 13th, 2024 by Hasso Hering

A week ago, I was out of town when someone got my attention with an email message. This was on May 7, and I couldn’t do anything about it at the time.

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