Public Information Officer

The Benton County Public Information Officer develops, prepares and coordinates distribution of news releases, public information, publications and interviews regarding county services, board and Budget Committee actions, financial information and relevant county issues to enhance public understanding. Special efforts are made to enhance citizen awareness and understanding of county services, programs and policies.

Contact the PIO at or 541-766-6082.


You can read Benton County news releases online. The county also distributes a quarterly newsletter and a monthly news summary. Subscribe today to receive both publications electronically.

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