The process of incorporating the expansion of Michael Harding Park into city property in Falls City revealed outdated and inefficient provisions in the municipal code, city officials found.January 25, 2017 noon read more..
FALLS CITY — Falls City’s girls basketball team defeated Mapleton 27-21 on Friday. The Mountaineers opened the week with a 53-32 loss to Crosshill Christian on Jan. 17. Against Mapleton, the Mountaineers overcame a five-point deficit entering the fourth quarter, outscoring Mapleton 14-3.January 25, 2017 11 a.m. read more..
INDEPENDENCE — Central’s boys basketball team was looking to make a statement at home.January 25, 2017 11 a.m. read more..
HILLSBORO — Dallas’ wrestling team sent a clear message to its 5A competition: It’s on.January 25, 2017 11 a.m. read more..
The Independence City Council took care of business at its Jan. 10 meeting in spite of fresh snow, but postponed the discussion on a new city branding initiative because the consultants worked out of Portland, which was hit worse than the Willamette Valley with ice and snow.January 18, 2017 noon read more..
A Polk County grand jury found that two Dallas police officers were justified in using deadly force during the Dec. 16 shooting incident that killed Jeremiah N. Anderson.January 13, 2017 7:54 p.m. read more..
Kirk Myrold, the former Dallas School District teacher and soccer coach, pleaded guilty to one count of second-degree sex abuse in Polk County Circuit Court Thursday afternoon.January 12, 2017 4:01 p.m. read more..
FALLS CITY — Falls City’s girls basketball team defeated Oregon School for the Deaf 33-17 on Jan. 3 and Livingstone Adventist 28-23 on Thursday. Amara Houghtaling scored 12 points against OSD. Emma Burgess added 10 points and seven rebounds.January 11, 2017 11 a.m. read more..
LACEY, Wash. — Western Oregon’s men’s basketball picked up a pair of conference wins, beating Seattle Pacific 76-74 on Thursday and Saint Martin’s 80-67 on Saturday. Tanner Omlid led the Wolves to the win over Seattle Pacific. Omlid had a career-high 34 points and recorded seven rebounds, three blocks and two steals.January 11, 2017 11 a.m. read more..
DALLAS — Dallas’ boys basketball team opened Mid-Willamette Conference play with a 59-55 win over Lebanon on Thursday. The Dragons lost to Hermiston 54-51 in overtime on Friday.January 11, 2017 11 a.m. read more..
Dallas’ girls basketball team entered the season optimistic about the coming campaign.January 11, 2017 11 a.m. read more..
PERRYDALE — Perrydale’s boys basketball team earned a pair of Casco League victories last week. The Pirates defeated Willamette Valley Christian 59-47 on Jan. 3 and Jewell 50-28 on Thursday.January 11, 2017 11 a.m. read more..
SILVERTON — Central’s boys basketball team defeated Silverton 45-36 on Friday to open Mid-Willamette Conference play. The Panthers also dropped a nonleague game to Putnam 47-42 on Jan. 3.January 11, 2017 11 a.m. read more..
SAN ANTONIO -- Central senior Marlon Tuipulotu recorded four tackles, including 1.5 tackles-for-loss, during the U.S. Army All-American Bowl on Saturday.January 7, 2017 4:49 p.m. read more..
About those New Year’s Resolutions — most of us talk about making them, and I know people who even take the time and effort to write long lists, including things like working to promote world peace and freedom, along with remembering to take those empty bottles and cans to the grocery store before they completely take over the garage.January 4, 2017 noon read more..
MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s men’s basketball team defeated Central Washington 98-77 on Thursday before falling to Northwest Nazarene 64-59 on Saturday.January 4, 2017 11 a.m. read more..
DALLAS — Sophomore Jack Johnston and juniors Joseph Cook and Tyler Boggs all joined Dallas’ swim team for the same reason — to get into shape.January 4, 2017 11 a.m. read more..
FALLS CITY — For Falls City’s girls basketball team, the true benefits of the this season may not be seen until future seasons.January 4, 2017 11 a.m. read more..