Independents Week – Will You Take the Indie Challenge?

    Keep It Local Columbia County invites you to celebrate Independents Week on July 1st – 7th. Independents Week is all about taking the time to recognize our local independent businesses and the community values they embody: Their spirit of entrepreneurship, individuality, uniqueness, and character. How they give back to our community with their Read more…

2nd Saturday Shop Across Columbia County Campaign – Saturday, April 8th

  Last year Clatskanie Merchants started a Downtown Market, an idea spearheaded by Ellen Spaulding, owner of The Junque Trunque.  Participating businesses placed white balloons outside their doors and created a  vendor area in the parking lot at Discounts & Deals and Clatskanie River Inn to promote the 2nd Saturday Downtown  Market.   Cross promoting at Read more…

Colloboration is Key! Media Partnership

Columbia County, OR –  The Keep It Local Columbia County group strives to engage business owners in promoting other local businesses.  We recommend they refer neighboring businesses to their customers. Carrying and using local products or cross promoting on social media are just a few easy ways to support one another keeping the money here Read more…