Due to a change by festival organizers, the band Roundhouse will not perform at the Hop & Heritage Festival. Instead, the group Morgan will perform at 1:15 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, at the Independence Riverview Park amphitheater.September 26, 2007 midnight read more..
*Holiday fair listing deadline approaches*County fair planning meeting scheduled*DHS Class of '77 reunion Oct. 5-6*Spaghetti feed/open house set at MES*Apple Festival set for Oct. 13*Local men complete USAF basic training*More county road work scheduled*Chefs' Nite out to aid Food Share*Local studio artists are part of tour*Cemetery board meeting date set*Annual GEM breakfast is Oct. 7 in Rickreall*Field trips set for bird lovers*Dallas girl will compete in pageant*Local agent honored*Market penalized*Gospel singers due*Volunteers neededSeptember 25, 2007 midnight read more..
*Nice to see that good still exists in world*Book experience uplifting for writer *With the heart, one begins to see *Update on Ashley Regalado's battle*Consider "research" with a wary eye*49 would remedy measure's intent*Site committee thanks city officialsSeptember 25, 2007 midnight read more..
DALLAS -- Last week's story about the Dallas High School volleyball team's trek to play in the Mountain View Tournament in Bend on Sept. 8 included an account of the group's travel misadventure. Coach Jon Petersen shared that the team left Dallas at about 4:15 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 7, and that the school vehicle blew a tire on Highway 22 on the Santiam Pass just west of Hoodoo Ski Area.September 19, 2007 midnight read more..
*Open house set for police station addition*Central grad trains in nuclear power*Decisive Parenting course is offered*El Salvadoran visitor speaks *More county road work scheduled*Dallas will have a new church*Grief support group to meet*Literacy program volunteers needed*Hospice group needs volunteers*PCL honors many for long service*Dancing Oaks is part of "Tour" *Back to School Dance is Sept. 29*Central has school board vacancy*Relay for Life team plans sale*Personal Ponies October event set*Parkinson's support group sets meeting*Arena Family concert Sept. 30*Toastmasters event slated*Blessing of animals set for Sept. 30*Dallas after-school activities offered *Vandalism suspects nabbed in DallasSeptember 18, 2007 midnight read more..
Three local National Guardsmen - Pfcs. Bradley Holbrook and Kenneth Shrock of Independence and Matthew Hundall of Dallas - are among a group of Willamette Valley soldiers deployed this week to Iraq with the 234th Engineer Company.September 18, 2007 midnight read more..
*Dallas 14-U soccer girls truly are class act*Accomplishment in Iraq? Nothing*Churches can help with food shortage *LVCS experience praised by parent*Insist on politicians upholding Constitution *Forester thanks all who battled fire*Lack of turn signal creates a hazardSeptember 18, 2007 midnight read more..
Pedee residents closely watched the recent fire in the Bald Mountain area. Mike McBeth, who was logging in the area, was asked to use his equipment to clear a road in the fire area. Dennis Burbank and Steve Burbank, who work for Mike, assisted.September 18, 2007 midnight read more..
POLK COUNTY -- Congresswoman Darlene Hooley traveled by boat to river communities between Eugene and Portland last week to announce, and rally support for, proposed federal legislation to fund economic development projects on the Willamette River.September 11, 2007 midnight read more..
*Community can meet new pastor*Salgado to perform Saturday in Monmouth*Chen's family restaurant opens*Central School Board to fill seat*Grief support group scheduled meetings *Quilt expert Greco to speak at show*2EZ celebrates year of business*Moonfall Theater sets fall schedule *LaCreole support foundation meets*Celebrate Creek Day is Sept. 22 *Falls City library posts new hours*Indoor Park has an open house*Conversation Club resumes at library*Benefit concert set *Radio buffs meet *CorrectionSeptember 11, 2007 midnight read more..
*Despite new work, many in county battle rutted roads*DHS cheer team supporters great*Weiser trail isn't anything like local*Weiser comparison simply not valid*Observations about small-town life*The way is lost without Christ*Modern dance aids body, mind, image*Visitors feel bite of Dallas curbs*Misrepresented regarding trailSeptember 11, 2007 midnight read more..
*Ghost hosts needed for Sept. 28 walk*Benefit for Ashley*Story hours set*Rhodies and fun *PCL slates party *Road projects listed*Country folk dance*Birding field trips *Meth prevention *Kids' screenings *Book sale due*DHS Site Council*Bible study offered*Women's programSeptember 4, 2007 midnight read more..
My unabashed enthusiasm for college football has only grown since we've become WOU season ticket holders, and this year's lineup of home games looks like a winner. Coach Arne Ferguson and his staff are working with a talented group of young athletes who promise a great season for fans of all ages.September 4, 2007 midnight read more..
INDEPENDENCE -- Oregon Congresswoman Darlene Hooley's schedule called for her to visit Independence on Tuesday as part of a two-day riverboat tour to unveil proposed federal legislation for economic development and natural restoration along the Willamette River.September 4, 2007 midnight read more..