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A PIECE OF HOME 

Pedee group aims to serve more soldiers with holiday ‘care packages'

This month, the boxes are going to a squadron in Afghanistan.

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Urban renewal district turns 10

Dallas project slowly making progress, but there’s still much left to do

Streetscape projects have improved the appearance of some areas downtown, particularly Main Street, making the sidewalks more inviting and walker friendly.

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Report: Homeless students rise

Falls City sees surge in numbers; Central, Dallas tallies decline

Students are considered homeless by ODE if they live in a shelter, are “doubled-up” — living with friends or family members outside their immediate family — or stay in motels, cars or other places.

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A shining star on the stage

WOU student won’t let disabilities keep her from performing

Dietrich auditioned for Western Oregon University’s production kind of by kismet.

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WINE and DINE

Polk County vineyards have just what you need to complement your Thanksgiving meal

So, what pairs best with Thanksgiving dinner?

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2014 2014 ITEMIZER-OBSERVER ALL-REGION VOLLEYBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Finding her groove

Senior helped lead Dallas

DALLAS — Dallas High senior Chanel Bailey wasn’t always a towering force for the Dragons. Growing up, Bailey was a dancer.

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    COMMUNITY NOTEBOOK

    *Winterizing roses demonstration set*Concert version of 'Company' slated*Pet photos with Santa is Saturday*DIY cheese class on tap at Rogue*Hunger Harvest Dinner benefit set*Thanksgiving meal, service scheduled

    MI TOWN: Patty Taylor Dutcher

    The one bright and shining highlight in November is Thanksgiving.

    PEDEE NEWS: Arlene Kovash

    The ongoing story of the Pedee Church friendship quilt.

    BIRTHS

    *Seals*Sanchez


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