Dr. Jerry Flaming of Dallas is being disciplined by the state Board of Medical Examiners.January 31, 2001 midnight read more..
In the world of music, the Grammies are it — the most coveted honor a composer, performer, or producer can receive. This year, Solveig Holmquist, a music professor at Western Oregon University gets to share in the thrill of being nominated. Holmquist is a member of the Oregon Bach Festival Chorus and Orchestra. The group and their conductor, Helmuth Rilling, have been nominated in the field of Best Choral Performance for the world premiere CD of Krzysztof Penderecki’s Credo.January 31, 2001 midnight read more..
Before the city's sewage treatment plant went online in August of 1999, a heavy storm could send raw sewage into Rickreall Creek. That's because the old treatment facility couldn't handle the 18 million gallons of water a day a winter storm could produce.January 24, 2001 midnight read more..
Everyone is invited to bring their infant, toddler and booster car safety seats to the free car seat safety check from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 20 at the Polk County Fire District No. 1 Central Station located at 1800 Monmouth St.January 18, 2001 midnight read more..
At first glance Joanne Daschel's drawings are black and white images of familiar Northwest landmarks. Inspect them closely and you see they are composed of tiny dots in differing shades of black and gray. She calls the method pointillism, a term usually applied to painting rather than ink drawing.January 18, 2001 midnight read more..
There was a time -- long, long ago -- when gym class wasn't much fun.January 18, 2001 midnight read more..
It's not often that students in a small school like Perrydale get to meet a United States senator. But Sen. Gordon Smith (R-Ore.) was so impressed that Perrydale's FFA chapter had been selected as the best in the nation, he wanted to meet the students himself.January 10, 2001 midnight read more..
Chocolate boxes and little plastic ducks might be saving lives in Monmouth and Independence.January 10, 2001 midnight read more..
Armed with his spanking-new hand-held electronic organizer, Dallas Mayor Jim Fairchild tackled his new job last week.January 10, 2001 midnight read more..
Kids at Monmouth Elementary picked up a check for $236,000 Jan. 8.January 10, 2001 midnight read more..
If you're looking at the percentages of population growth of cities in Polk County, the city of Independence had the highest at 44 percent. But Dallas actually recorded the biggest actual "people" increase at 3,538 between 1990 and 2000.January 3, 2001 midnight read more..