• Go hog wildat the Fair & Rodeo

    The Wasco County Fair & Rodeo will be held August 23-26. Thursday August 23 is Free Family Day, so bring the whole family!

  • After the fire:community assistance

    The recent fires have caused considerable damage in Wasco County and surrounding areas. The Governor's Office, through the Regional Solutions Office, has put together a Post-Fire Resources guide for individuals, families, farms and businesses affected by fires.  

    In addition, those who were impacted may be eligible for a reduction in their property tax through the Wasco County Assessor's Office. More information is available on the Fire Damaged and Destroyed Property Tax Relief page on this site.  For information on replacing loss structures please see the  Wasco County Planning Department Guide.

  • Wild country,wild times

    The Netflix documentary, "Wild Wild Country" has spurred renewed interest in the Rajneesh era in Wasco County. Photos taken by Wasco County Planning department staff during that time are now available on our web site. Click the Learn More button to see them.


Wasco County Fire Benefit, Sunday, August 19th

Starting at 1 p.m. @ Dufur City Park
Silent Auction, Paddle Raise
Proceeds from this event will go to the VanOrman/Ruby Donation Fund @ Columbia State Bank and the Wasco County Fire Recovery Fund @ WyEast Resource & Development.
Live Music - Guest Speakers

RV and Housing Town Hall

The Wasco County Code Compliance and Planning Department will be holding a town hall to provide information about current regulations for RVs and dwellings.  There will also be an opportunity to provide input on housing for future updates to the rules.  The meeting will be held at the Wamic Old School/Community Center on August 22nd at 6pm.


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