Juvenile suspect killed after vehicle pursuit.October 28, 2017 11:38 a.m. read more..
On paper, Central’s boys and girls cross-country teams have a difficult challenge ahead of them to finish in the top three and qualify for state at the Mid-Willamette Conference district meet Thursday at Willamette Mission State Park in Gervais.October 25, 2017 4:32 p.m. read more..
Perrydale’s volleyball team will host Damascus Christian Wednesday (today) at 6 p.m. in the first round of the 1A state playoffs.October 25, 2017 4:27 p.m. read more..
The city of Independence, in association with the Independence Public Library and the Ash Creek Arts Center, will hold a Day of the Dead event Nov. 2 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the library, 175 Monmouth St., Independence.October 25, 2017 noon read more..
Mother Nature seemed to go out of her way last Thursday to bring more than her share of rain and wind and wet leaves everywhere, but even that didn’t dampen the spirits — or the appetites —of everyone who came to the Monmouth Senior Center’s soup and pie sale.October 25, 2017 noon read more..
INDEPENDENCE — Dallas’ volleyball team defeated Central 25-22, 25-18, 26-24 on Oct. 11. The Dragons also competed at the Seaside Tournament on Saturday, defeating Estacada and Philomath before losing to Valley Catholic.October 18, 2017 12:30 p.m. read more..
MONMOUTH — Western Oregon University’s football team was shut out by Central Washington 42-0 on Saturday.October 18, 2017 12:30 p.m. read more..
MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s top cross-country runners have been waiting for this moment.October 18, 2017 12:30 p.m. read more..
Jacob Hamilton gazes at a card that says: “Need to talk to someone?” as he wakes up in the morning.October 12, 2017 2:07 p.m. read more..
DALLAS — It was a match that senior boys soccer player Michael Davison yearned for — not just for himself — but for the program.October 11, 2017 noon read more..
BURNABY, B.C. — Quarterback Nick Duckworth tied a school record with six touchdown passes to help Western Oregon University’s football team dominate Simon Fraser 82-21 on Saturday.October 11, 2017 noon read more..
DALLAS — Halfway through the fourth quarter, it appeared Dallas’ football team was headed toward its first league victory of the season on Homecoming night.October 11, 2017 noon read more..
FALLS CITY — Falls City’s football team rolled to a 66-6 victory over Horizon Christian on Friday.October 11, 2017 noon read more..
DALLAS — Dallas junior cross-country runner Trevor Cross finished fifth at the Harrier Classic on Saturday.October 11, 2017 noon read more..
DALLAS -- All classes are invited to a Dallas High School alumni tailgate at North Dallas Bar & Grill, 170 E. Ellendale Ave., Dallas, Friday from 4 to 6:45 p.m.October 5, 2017 10:17 a.m. read more..
Many of us welcome the change of seasons from summer to autumn, with the beginning of school for students of all ages, cooler nights, settling into a regular routine after the busy activities of summer, and a time to prepare for the cold and rainy winter that’s just around the corner.October 4, 2017 1:21 p.m. read more..
Information for the police report comes from law enforcement agencies. Not all calls for service are included. The status of incidents reported may change after further investigation. Individuals arrested or suspected of crimes are considered innocent until proven guilty.October 4, 2017 1:07 p.m. read more..
What a somber start to the month, with multiple deaths in Polk County from car accidents, as reported in last week’s paper, to a mass shooting in Las Vegas that affects us all as we mourn with victims and their loved ones, to communities still recovering from massive hurricanes.October 4, 2017 12:43 p.m. read more..
BELLINGHAM, Wash. — Western Oregon University’s volleyball squad dropped a pair of road matches last week. The Wolves fell to Simon Fraser 22-25, 25-22, 25-17, 25-16 on Thursday and to Western Washington 25-11, 25-17, 25-14 on Saturday. Alisha Bettinson had 19 kills against Simon Fraser. Mariella Vandenkooy had a team-high 10 kills against Western Washington.October 4, 2017 12:30 p.m. read more..
DALLAS — When Dallas junior Orion Knudson joined the cross-country team as a sophomore, he wasn’t exactly a distance runner.October 4, 2017 12:30 p.m. read more..
MONMOUTH — Western Oregon University junior cross-country runner Dustin Nading was looking for a way back to the Northwest.October 4, 2017 12:30 p.m. read more..
Sitting in Christy Wilkins’ office at Luckiamute Valley Charter School’s Bridgeport campus on a bustling Monday morning, you can hear children playing during recess.October 4, 2017 12:24 p.m. read more..
A parent of a special education student attending in the Dallas School District has filed a due process complaint alleging the district has failed to provide her daughter with appropriate special education services during the last three school years.October 4, 2017 12:16 p.m. read more..