*Lions club to serve free breakfast*Explore proactive aging*Humane Society to offer pet specials*Master Gardener class begins Jan. 6*Flea market at Grange on Sunday*Learn to use your e-reader at library*Arts center to display paintings*Christmas tree recycling Sunday*Rogue Farms hosts New Year's saleDecember 30, 2015 noon read more..
SILETZ — Falls City’s girls basketball team lost to Siletz Valley 38-23 on Monday.December 30, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s men’s and women’s basketball teams will appear on Root Sports Northwest in 2016.December 30, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
Ah, the New Year is almost upon us. The time when anything seems possible. A time when an inspirational movie quote gets me pumped up to set ridiculously ambitious (for me) goals, because how hard could that really be? A time when the possibilities seem endless — until I remember my favorite cooking tool is a microwave and my athletic career peaked before the age of 18.December 30, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
Last year, we had the honor of printing a handful of letters to Santa Claus, written by children in Polk County. We so enjoyed sitting around our trees on Christmas Eve and morning, reading the letters to our families, we wanted to continue this as a tradition.December 23, 2015 12:24 p.m. read more..
Driver delivers food for familiesDecember 23, 2015 noon read more..
*Veterans advocate to meet for coffee*Holiday music jam at Dallas center*Featured artist shows photography*Old-time fiddlers to perform Saturday*Dallas library to host teen party*TLC holds free Christmas concert*M-I chamber mixer at Petals & Vines*Clothes giveaway at NLNC SaturdayDecember 16, 2015 2:49 p.m. read more..
The Oregon Farm Bureau Federation held its 83rd annual meeting at Sunriver Resort Dec. 8 through Thursday.December 16, 2015 11:31 a.m. read more..
INDEPENDENCE — Among Central’s girls basketball players there are essentially two groups — the seniors and everyone else.December 16, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
FALLS CITY — Falls City’s girls basketball team dropped two of three games, both to Casco League opponents.December 16, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
DALLAS — Dallas senior Mitchell Laizure has become a master at a simple, yet rare trait — taking what the defense gives him.December 16, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
PERRYDALE — As Perrydale junior Haylen Janesofsky warmed up before the Pirates’ boys basketball game on Saturday, a parent standing courtside had one piece of advice — take over.December 16, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
MONMOUTH — The Western Oregon men’s basketball team improved to 10-0 after beating previously unbeaten University of California, San Diego, 67-63 on Monday.December 16, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
PERRYDALE — Perrydale’s girls basketball team earned its first two victories of the season.December 16, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
The main streets of MI Town are all aglow with bright and festive decorations, and the lights from the beautiful Sequoia tree on the Western Oregon University campus can be seen from Highway 99W as travelers from near and far arrive to celebrate the Christmas season.December 9, 2015 2:41 p.m. read more..
*Painting, poetry at family art class*Guthrie Park hosts Christmas Sounds*Holiday dance at local civic center*Potluck to feature Christmas choirs*Old-time square at Guthrie Park*Christmas pizza party for children*FSD recital at Talmadge Tuesday*Dallas Fire & EMS to hold open house*Shakespearian actors at CHS*Religions discussed at Dec. 20 forumDecember 9, 2015 2:30 p.m. read more..
The weather system moving through the area has created quite a stir already, with record rainfall Monday, causing road closures and early releases in schools throughout the county.December 9, 2015 noon read more..
DALLAS — Dallas’ boys basketball team split its season-opening games last week. The Dragons held on to defeat McKay 76-75 on Dec. 2 before losing to McMinnville 43-39 on Friday.December 9, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
WILLAMINA — Perrydale’s boys basketball team opened its 2015-16 season with a 51-28 loss to Willamina on Dec. 2.December 9, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
PERRYDALE — Seniors Telaney Newton and Anna McGill found themselves in an unfamiliar role on Perrydale’s girls basketball team — as leaders.December 9, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
INDEPENDENCE — Central senior forward Kevin Cable is finally putting it all together.December 9, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
*Santa train, parade of lights Saturday*Annual holiday tree lighting Friday*Dallas Winterfest hosts Santa Friday*Get a IHRC giving tree tag at library*Gift cards will help deployed soldiers*Trinity Lutheran to hold concert series*Dallas Library seeks 'Mitten Tree' gifts*Library to host a 'Coloring Night' out*'Soup Bowl' dinner, auctions Thursday*Dallas FFA selling Christmas trees*Salem Community Chorus to perform*Help Baby Jacob and his siblings*MICC forum hosts Toys for Tots*MPCCP share how to care for stray cats*Eat spaghetti for FCH MountaineersDecember 3, 2015 8:49 a.m. read more..
Overall, the active-shooter drill on Nov. 17 at Central High School went well, said organizer Kimber Townsend.December 2, 2015 2:24 p.m. read more..
DALLAS — Coaching for some may be a hobby, or a way to become more involved in the community. As Dallas’ wrestling coach, Tony Olliff’s job leading the Dragons has never been just a passing interest.December 2, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
BELMONT, Calif. — Western Oregon’s men’s basketball team remained perfect, winning two games at the Thanksgiving Classic on Friday and Saturday. The Wolves defeated Notre Dame de Namur 81-51 on Friday and Holy Names 84-75 on Saturday.December 2, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
DALLAS — The Dallas boys basketball team is out to prove last year’s trip to the state playoffs was only the beginning.December 2, 2015 11 a.m. read more..