A Polk County grand jury has unanimously cleared the Polk County deputy in the fatal officer-involved shooting in early July.August 24, 2016 8:37 p.m. read more..
The Dallas School District has been designated as a “target district” after the Oregon Department of Education released its annual English Language Learners (ELL) report.August 24, 2016 1:53 p.m. read more..
A garage and shed were lost and two people suffered minor injuries in a house fire in Dallas Saturday morning.August 24, 2016 noon read more..
INDEPENDENCE — The city of Independence is ready to kick off the celebration of three new soccer fields.August 24, 2016 11 a.m. read more..
Through Sept. 15, Oregon Farm Bureau invites the public to submit their best photos of Oregon agriculture for possible inclusion in the 2017 Oregon's Bounty calendar.August 17, 2016 noon read more..
DALLAS -- The Dallas Courthouse is now open after the Polk County Sheriff's Office responded to reports of a suspicious package.August 11, 2016 10:57 a.m. read more..
The state of Oregon has launched a foreclosure prevention program, “Home Rescue,” providing assistance to homeowners struggling with mortgage payments.August 10, 2016 1:45 p.m. read more..
A portion of Monmouth Cutoff Highway will be shut down for bridge repair.August 10, 2016 1:03 p.m. read more..
Schools in Polk County will begin registering new and returning students this week and next.August 10, 2016 noon read more..
This summer has brought about its own special challenges — lots of good days filled with sunshine and blue skies, and the opportunity to get up early to water gardens and flowers, and to be sure to keep the bird baths full of water, had added more tasks to an already busy day.August 3, 2016 1:05 p.m. read more..