The candidates will visit campus for a series of interviews beginning Wednesday.March 27, 2015 9:16 a.m. read more..
Three Dallas residents were arrested in connection with a March 10 burglary at Salt Creek Baptist Church outside Dallas.March 25, 2015 2:19 p.m. read more..
An unknown driver did his or her best to crash into Dallas City Hall Saturday morning, but thankfully most of the damage was absorbed by bushes outside the building.March 25, 2015 2:12 p.m. read more..
*Easter candy sale underway*Extension offering classes for youths*Doll show, sale set for Saturday*Medical missionary will speak in Dallas*Casino set to host wine and spirits fair*Parenting class offered at KVCS*Book sale benefit planned MondayMarch 25, 2015 12:05 p.m. read more..
*City's e-ticket plan violates your rights*Let's keep church and state separate*Vote 'yes' to help keep county safe*Foundation steps up to help locals*Ongoing tax hikes need to stop now*More deputies are needed in county*Crosswalk would improve safety*Corrections needs additional funding*Many can't afford increase in taxesMarch 25, 2015 11:31 a.m. read more..
INDEPENDENCE — Central softball coach Kendra George looked for the Panthers to get a quick start to the 2015 season.March 25, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
PERRYDALE — Through three games this season, the only thing stopping Perrydale’s baseball squad is the weather.March 25, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
DALLAS — Dallas saw five athletes take first at the Dallas Icebreaker on Thursday.March 25, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
DALLAS — Dallas girls tennis team earned its first win of the season in thrilling fashion. The Dragons and Huskies were tied 4-4, with Dallas winning the tie-breaker 74-67 on total games won.March 25, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
All-Region teamMarch 25, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
MONMOUTH — Western Oregon senior Tyrell Williams has always been a Philadelphia Eagles fan. If he has his way, his allegiance may soon change. Williams hopes to join Kevin Boss among the names of WOU football players to make the leap to the NFL.March 25, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
DALLAS — It’s easy to think Dallas junior Everett Minahan has always been confident on the basketball court.March 25, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
ELLENSBURG, Wash. — In a clash of preseason conference co-favorites, Western Oregon’s softball team dropped a pair of games to Central Washington, 3-2 and 10-5, on Sunday.March 25, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
When Michelle Johnstone, Dallas School District’s soon-to-be new superintendent, drove into Dallas for her interview earlier this month, it was love at first sight.March 18, 2015 11:42 a.m. read more..
Fifth-year programs at Dallas, Central and Falls City — and other districts throughout the state — appear to be on the chopping block if a bill slated for a public hearing Thursday in the Oregon Senate Committee on Education is approved.March 18, 2015 11:33 a.m. read more..
Free lunches will be available for children ages 1 to 18 during spring break, beginning Monday and continuing through March 27, at locations in Dallas, Independence and Grand Ronde.March 18, 2015 11:23 a.m. read more..
INDEPENDENCE — Central junior Kylie Nash is always up for a challenge. During the 2014-15 campaign, Nash helped the Panthers succeed in a new league and showed just how valuable she is.March 18, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
INDEPENDENCE — When seniors Taylor Knauss, Madeline Francis and junior Mari Whelton joined forces as the lone members on Central’s equestrian team, expectations were low.March 18, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
All-Region Prep Girls Basketball TeamMarch 18, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
AZUSA, Calif. — The Western Oregon men’s basketball team saw its historic season come to an end on Friday.March 18, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
DALLAS — A bill seeking to amend parts of Measure 91, the initiative that legalized the production and sale of recreational marijuana in Oregon, would allow local governments to prohibit or tax sales within their boundaries.March 11, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
*Reception for art exhibit is Thursday*Spring gun show set this weekend*4-H photography class scheduled*Worm composting workshop slated*Family art program scheduled by ACAC*Old-fashion square dance set Saturday*'Chili challenge' postponed to fall*Authors will speak on Pacific Highway*Donations sought for 'country store'*Pentacle will host benefit for CentralMarch 11, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
Fidencio Becerra explained to his daughters Kamila and Alexia how an arch is a more supportive structure than something that is flat.March 11, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
CENTRAL POINT — The Central girls basketball team’s season didn’t start as planned, as the Panthers opened 0-3.March 11, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
WILSONVILLE — From the moment the season began, Dallas’ boys basketball team had its eyes set on one goal: Get to the state quarterfinals at Gill Coliseum in Corvallis. On Friday, the Dragons fell just short, losing in the first round of the Class 5A state playoffs to Wilsonville, 69-35.March 11, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
DALLAS — For the third season in a row, Dallas’ girls basketball squad entered the OSAA Class 5A play-in round with hopes of making a deep run in the state playoffs. For the third year in a row, the Dragons were eliminated.March 11, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
BILLINGS, Mont. — For the first time in program history, Western Oregon’s men’s basketball team is headed to the national tournament.March 11, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
At The Gym Bar and Grill, a “bench press” is not something to work your upper body muscles, but rather a specialty drink.March 4, 2015 11:48 a.m. read more..
The fundraising efforts of 10 Central High seniors as part of the school’s annual Mr. and Ms. Central Pageant will provide an iPad and a wheelchair mount for the device, complete with software to help Courtney Rhodes communicate better, said Jeff Witt, CHS leadership adviser.March 4, 2015 11:37 a.m. read more..
PORTLAND — It was déjà vu for Dallas senior Matt Hofenbredl and Hood River Valley senior Christian Marquez at the OSAA Class 5A state wrestling championships.March 4, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
PORTLAND — Central senior Tanner Swinehart was no stranger to the OSAA state wrestling championships.March 4, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
*Work of watercolor artists on display*Painting workshop offered in Falls City*Benefit rummage sale set at church*Spring book sale slated for weekend*Monthly breakfast fundraiser on tap*Driver safety class slated for Saturday*Rick's Place Coffee to mark milestone*Sunday breakfast planned at grange*Movie night even will benefit library*Tuesday discussion on brain, memoryMarch 4, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
A ride with Merlin Berkey is like a ride in a parade.March 4, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
POLK COUNTY — Dallas and Central’s boys basketball teams competed in the OSAA 5A play-in round Tuesday after press time.March 4, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s men’s basketball team has one conference title to its name this season. The Wolves aren’t ready to stop there.March 4, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
MONMOUTH — A frustrating 2014-15 campaign ended on a happy note, as Western Oregon’s women’s basketball squad beat Northwest Nazarene 69-55 on Saturday. Four WOU players score in double figures, led by sophomore Jordan Mottershaw with 20 points, including 16 in the first half, and senior Dana Goularte, who added 18 points. Freshman Sami Osborn recorded a double-double with 14 points and 11 rebounds.March 4, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
INDEPENDENCE — The Central girls basketball team hopes a difficult league schedule pays big dividends in the postseason.March 4, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
DALLAS — For years, Dallas’ girls basketball team has been told the best is yet to come.March 4, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
PORTLAND — Falls City’s girls basketball team etched itself into school history, but on Feb. 25, the Mountaineers saw their historic run come to an end.March 4, 2015 11 a.m. read more..