A group of heroes band together to face an awesome menace none of them could defeat on their own...the heroes next door.July 25, 2001 midnight read more..
Holden Kunkle's kidneys weren't filtering. Pat Lewis' heart was barely pumping. Both needed specialized care they couldn't get near their homes in Polk County.July 25, 2001 midnight read more..
When Aaron Butterfield started his Eagle Scout project in early July, he had no idea what he was getting into. How much paint does one use to cover something that had never been painted before?July 18, 2001 midnight read more..
Frank James Milligan admitted everything July 9.He kidnapped a boy from Dallas City Park a year ago. He molested him, slashed his throat and left him for dead.Milligan, 32, faces 30 years in jail in addition to a six-year prison term he's already serving.July 12, 2001 midnight read more..
Cliff Trow may write an article about maverick Sen. Wayne Morse.Lane Shetterly is going to spend more time at his law practice.The 2001 Oregon Legislature has adjourned, and for Polk County's state senator and representative, it may be the last session of their political careers.July 12, 2001 midnight read more..
It takes more than a watchful eye to play it safe at the beach. You have to know what to look for -- and what to avoid -- before you even arrive. The Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department urges visitors to the Oregon coast to remember the following safety rulesJuly 12, 2001 midnight read more..
Dallas Police Officer Jeff Huey was named Officer of the Year at the first Dallas Police Department awards banquetJuly 6, 2001 midnight read more..
A preliminary vote count is bad news for Willamette Industries in its fight to fend off Weyerhauser. The count shows three candidates representing Weyerhaeuser Co. won seats on the board of directors of timber Willamete Industries.July 2, 2001 midnight read more..