*Comments affect public safety*Dallas deserves to be 'safe, livable'*Politics needs dose of common sense*Leave councilor Garus alone*Pedestrian wonders why car hit her*Garus not a racist*Bias is everywhere*'Merry Christmas,' not 'Happy Holiday'*Name calling serves no purpose*Garus does not represent all*Micky Garus political soldierNovember 25, 2015 1:42 p.m. read more..
MONMOUTH — Western Oregon senior Andy Avgi doesn’t like to spend time thinking about the past.November 25, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
INDEPENDENCE — Central junior Marlon Tuipulotu isn’t one to brag. Yet, during his three-year football career, the defensive lineman has become one of the state’s best defensive players — and one of the nation’s top defensive lineman prospects.November 25, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
HILLSBORO — All that stood between Perrydale and a trip to the 1A state title game was 6 yards.November 25, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
*WOU host MICC November mixer*Illustrator is library artist of the month*'Gratitude' them for DAS music jam*'Suds and Science' talk on tap at 'Dog'*WOU pantry holds food drive*FEFC hosts Friday bluegrass jam*Pet photos with Santa Saturday*Naomi to serve lunch on Friday*Falls City to host Thanksgiving meal*Trinity o host annual free dinnerNovember 18, 2015 1:32 p.m. read more..
“Can’t we all just get along?” Dallas has been put to the test on this famously problematic question.November 18, 2015 12:03 p.m. read more..
*Be considerate, quiet your dog*Thanks to support of Veteran's dinner*No room for bigotry on council*Don't let outside groups influence*Councilor stepped over the line*'European method' not good for U.S.*Councilor Garus unfit to serve*Comments danger to trans youthNovember 18, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
MONMOUTH — Western Oregon sophomore cross-country runner David Ribich wasn’t about to let history repeat itself. After failing to make theNovember 18, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
WALLOWA — Trailing 30-8 against Wallowa midway the through the third quarter on Saturday, Perrydale’s season stood on the brink.November 18, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
*Motor home fire results in death*Polk Extension to hold sewing classes*Boondocks to hold weekly workshop*Dallas approves change on 4-acre parcel*Corps of Engineers to host workshop*Nonprofit Share Tank hits Salem Friday*WVH volunteer services fundraiser on tapNovember 18, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
INDEPENDENCE — From the volleyball court to the softball field, senior Kylie Nash is at home when the pressure is on.November 18, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
After a week of media scrutiny, public debate, protest and calls for council action, testimony at Monday’s Dallas City Council meeting displayed more support than disagreement with Councilor Micky Garus’ remarks about Muslims posted last week.November 18, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
MONMOUTH — Western Oregon senior Michelle Bromagem entered the 2014-15 season as a walk-on for the women’s basketball team. After playing at Linn-Benton Community College, Bromagem had hopes of quickly earning a role on Western Oregon’s main rotation.November 18, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
CENTRAL POINT — The Central football team pushed Crater to the brink before falling 24-21 in the quarterfinals of the 5A state playoffs on Friday.November 18, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
With the increased numbers, a second boys soccer team was added. Cutsforth said the numbers put a strain on available facilities at Talmadge, but he and administrators were able to find room for all the teams to practice in fall.November 12, 2015 4:13 p.m. read more..
More than 70 seniors at Central High School spent time last week filling out applications for college.November 12, 2015 4:12 p.m. read more..
An anti-Muslim post that has now been removed from Dallas City Councilor Micky Garus’ Facebook pages has the Washington Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-WA) calling for the council “to repudiate” the first-term councilor's comments.November 10, 2015 4:28 p.m. read more..
*Festive ornaments art class feature*WOU's CAI lecture series returns*Grief workshops offered for families*Meet and greet with WOU students*Rep. Paul Evsn to discuss veterans*Senior center hosts veterans breakfast*Swing your partner at Guthrie Park*Annual art, quilt show starts Friday*Ducks or Beavers afghan at library*Salt Creek group to meeting Tuesday*Library holds Soup Night, author talk*Pentacle opens "Trip to Bountiful'*Free Veterans Day breakfast SaturdayNovember 10, 2015 2:10 p.m. read more..
WILSONVILLE — Facing the top-ranked team in the state, Central’s boys soccer team lost to Wilsonville 6-1 in the first round of the state playoffs on Nov. 3.November 10, 2015 noon read more..
MONMOUTH — Cold, rainy conditions did little to slow Western Oregon sophomore David Ribich at the NCAA Cross-country West Regional on Saturday.November 10, 2015 noon read more..
WILSONVILLE — Dallas’ girls soccer team’s historic season came to an end. The Dragons lost to Wilsonville 6-0 in the first round of the state playoffs. While it marked the end to the season, players weren’t hanging their heads.November 10, 2015 noon read more..
INDEPENDENCE — The Central football team had just one word ringing through the sidelines throughout the 2015 season: Finish.November 10, 2015 noon read more..
PERRYDALE — For the Perrydale football team, the 2015 season has been about one thing — bringing the Pirates back into the limelight.November 10, 2015 noon read more..
REDMOND — Headed into its matches against Powder Valley and Crane in the consolation bracket on Saturday, Perrydale’s volleyball team felt at ease.November 10, 2015 noon read more..
The first impression was that it may be a shot put, used in the throwing event of the same name in track and field. But the four friends had a sneaking suspicion it might be something else, but what, they didn’t know.November 10, 2015 noon read more..
*MICC annual meeting on tap*Rick's Place hosts photo showing*Death and dying topic of discussion*Evans to discuss veterans*Windermere hosts coat, blanket drive*Lunch and a movie at senior center*MVCA veterans event Wednesday*PCL hosts annual casino-style event*MSC hosts free veterans breakfast*Marine Corps to celebrate 240 years*Buell Grange to host Sunday breakfastNovember 4, 2015 2:42 p.m. read more..
No-Shave November is not just about giving a man — or woman, in fact — an excuse to skip a step in grooming. It is designed to raise awareness about cancer by highlighting people’s hair, something many cancer patients lose during treatment.November 4, 2015 2:27 p.m. read more..
*Locke is Distinguished Educator*Committee seeking more members*Rotary club gives out dictionaries*Universities waive application fees*Talmadge teachers don't like gradebook*Parenting classes offered in West Salem*Monmouth student on honor list*Costa is treasurer of honor societyNovember 4, 2015 2:21 p.m. read more..
*Flu shot clinics continue Friday*Indy Event Center gets new coordinator*Local officers to be honored at banquet*Multiple calls keep police busy in FC*Rules for Dallas food carts changed*Smoking rules will now include 'vaping'*Fee implemented to replace garage sale signsNovember 4, 2015 1:46 p.m. read more..
Water and sewer rates in Independence are set to increase starting in January, but not as much as in previous years, said David Clyne, Independence city manager.November 4, 2015 11:30 a.m. read more..
MONMOUTH — The Western Oregon football team won its fifth game in a row, defeating Azusa Pacific 17-14 on Saturday.November 4, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
PERRYDALE — Perrydale will enter the Class 1A state playoffs with a perfect record. The Pirates (8-0 overall) clinched sole possession of the Special District 4 title with a 62-14 win over Arlington on Friday.November 4, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
EUGENE — Facing the top seeded team in the state playoffs, Central’s volleyball team saw its 2015 season come to an end, falling to Marist Catholic 25-16, 25-19, 25-12 on Saturday.November 4, 2015 11 a.m. read more..
INDEPENDENCE — The Panthers are in the playoffs.November 4, 2015 11 a.m. read more..