Wednesday, the Falls City Mountaineers entered the state playoffs for the first time since 1992 and lost by one point against Lowell, 49-48.February 28, 2018 noon read more..
On the wrestling mat, Treve Earhart is a tall, serious senior who has one goal in mind: to win.February 21, 2018 noon read more..
Central High School’s FFA Chapter hosted its second annual Donkey Basketball game Monday, where the Polk County Fire District No. 1, the Monmouth Police Department, Independence Police Department, Western Oregon University students and CHS staff dueled it out with one another on the backs of burros for a shot at the Donkey Basketball game championship title.February 21, 2018 noon read more..
Just when you’re ready for a long winter’s nap, it’s time to tend your fruit trees.February 21, 2018 noon read more..
The Central girls basketball team (10-0, Mid-Willamette Conference, 19-1 overall) wasted no time establishing a fast lead over Woodburn (0-10, MWC, 1-18 overall) Tuesday night, giving Woodburn no opportunity to catch up and thus securing a win, 57-16.February 14, 2018 noon read more..
All six schools fought hard this weekend at the Special District 2 Wrestling tournament in Silverton, but Dallas came out on top, eclipsing the rest of the teams with 461 points and 20 boys going to the state tournament next weekend — a record for Dallas High School.February 14, 2018 noon read more..
There’s something in the air in downtown Independence. From new businesses to those who are coming soon — evidenced by the brown paper in the windows — from the potential of development on the riverfront, Independence looks set to boom.February 14, 2018 noon read more..