DALLAS — When cross-country coach Monique Lankheet joined Dallas High School in 1996, it was never meant to be her final stop as a coach.August 30, 2017 1:10 p.m. read more..
While the weekend was packed with live concerts, street performers, food trucks, beer and wine gardens, culminating in the big event — the Great American Eclipse — for law enforcement, it was mostly business as usual.August 23, 2017 noon read more..
Kurt Van Meter counts himself lucky to be alive.August 23, 2017 noon read more..
The Oregon State Police and local Polk County agencies are conducting a death investigation on Dayleen Kay Crowder, 52, from Grand Ronde.August 23, 2017 noon read more..
The stamp, designed by Dallas City Letter Carrier John McMillian and city of Dallas employee Jeremy Teal, features an artist’s rendition of the Dallas Courthouse in dark relief during the eclipse.August 18, 2017 2:32 p.m. read more..
DALLAS – The Safeway fuel station will be open 24 hours beginning Thursday (today) and will remain open through the weekend.August 17, 2017 3:17 p.m. read more..
The man charged in fatal hit-and-run on Highway 22 in April will serve 12 years in prison.August 16, 2017 3:15 p.m. read more..
The summer concerts in Main Street Park in Monmouth just keep getting better and better — and what could be more fun on a summer evening than packing a picnic supper and spending a great time with friends and family, listening to a variety of excellent entertainers.August 16, 2017 1:40 p.m. read more..
The public comment section of the Independence City Council meeting on Aug. 8 began with a comment from Alex Andrade, owner of Blackbird Indica, asking the council to reconsider the licensing process for marijuana businesses in Independence.August 16, 2017 noon read more..
Whether you’re looking forward to the Great American Eclipse Monday and all that goes with it, or dreading the predictions of tens of thousands of tourists flooding Polk County, it’s here.August 16, 2017 noon read more..
On the second floor of the Independence Civic Center stands a series of panels.August 16, 2017 noon read more..
After wrapping up at the Polk County Fair on Sunday, Dallas FFA and 4-H club member Josephine Bennett packed her bags and drove to Corvallis for the Oregon State University Summer Veterinary Experience — a week-long program where high school juniors and seniors live on campus and learn about veterinary medicine.August 16, 2017 noon read more..
In June, Oregon's nonfarm payroll employment grew by 8,500 jobs, following a gain of 2,600 in May, according to a press release from the Oregon Employment Department.August 2, 2017 5:28 p.m. read more..
Longtime Dallas resident and teacher George Thompson Sr. is celebrating his 90th birthday with a reception on Aug. 12 at the old gazebo in Dallas City Park at 2 p.m.August 2, 2017 4:47 p.m. read more..
Board of Trustees established new rates on July 26August 2, 2017 2:48 p.m. read more..
Three men were arrested on Tuesday after a search warrant revealed an active butane hash oil lab at 8400 Buena Vista Road in Independence.August 2, 2017 2:28 p.m. read more..
At the July 18 Monmouth City Council meeting, City Manager Scott McClure announced that the Monmouth public works department would be taking on two new projects, both to do with water services.August 1, 2017 4:28 p.m. read more..