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First responders prepare for eclipse

First responders are ready for increase in visitors

First responders and emergency workers are preparing for the influx of people expected for the Great American Eclipse on Aug. 21 and for the days around it, but they need our help.

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Get ready for a space adventure

Four, three, two, one.

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Fire on Buena Vista Road destroys garage, sheds

Firefighters were able to save the home

Sharon Tebb gazed out a window of her home in the 8200 block of Buena Vista Road Monday evening and saw something unexpected -- and frightening.

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Have your cake, eat it too

It’s the ultimate choice at the family barbecue: chocolate cake or apple pie?

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Chasing his dream

PORTLAND — There’s a motto that Western Oregon’s baseball coaches teach their players: This pitch.

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Something new in ‘Much Ado’

Valley Shakespeare Company puts twists on classic work, opens Thursday at Western

Comedy and heroism will seize the Leinwand outdoor stage on Thursday as Valley Shakespeare Company at Western Oregon University opens their third summer show.

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    Fire on Buena Vista Road destroys garage, sheds

    Firefighters were able to save the home

    Sharon Tebb gazed out a window of her home in the 8200 block of Buena Vista Road Monday evening and saw something unexpected -- and frightening.

    Dallas man dies in pedestrian versus semi crash on Tuesday night

    Accident happened on I-5 in Salem

    A Dallas man was killed after being hit by a semi-tractor on Interstate 5 in Salem Tuesday night.

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    Love reigns in grand style

    Independence woman says ‘yes’ to proposal during Fourth of July tradition

    Independence woman says ‘yes’ to proposal during Fourth of July tradition

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Letters to the editor for July 26

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Dallas needs to weigh options

Editorial for July 26

Eclipse to provide chance to show off

Editorial for July 19

The Doctor is in

The Mid-Willamette Valley sits right in the path of this August’s total solar eclipse and offers a once in a lifetime experience.

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Letters to the editor for July 9

Be inspired to take action

Editorial for July 9

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