The owner of an Independence daycare center had her license revoked Friday following an emergency suspension and investigation into whether she allowed her son — who is charged with sexually abusing a child — to watch children at the facility unsupervised.May 30, 2018 1:25 p.m. read more..
May 19, more than 300 coaches and their families were honored at the OACA awards banquet, along with the National Federation of State High School Associations Section eight Coach of the Year and Oregon Coach of the Year.May 30, 2018 noon read more..
Life is tough for plants sitting in a field without food or water.May 30, 2018 noon read more..
Residents throughout Polk County received notices on their cellphones from the Oregon Emergency Management system.May 29, 2018 9:16 p.m. read more..
The Central Education Association named its elementary and secondary Teacher of the Year.May 23, 2018 3:35 p.m. read more..
Kahl Murdock, 15, is a whiz with robots, and not someone to be overlooked in the robotics competitive scene.May 23, 2018 3:10 p.m. read more..
The Dragons (9-9, Mid-Willamette Valley, 14-11) took a beating Tuesday night in their last game of the regular season, starting off with a sluggish defensive end that continued throughout the contest, losing 13-2 to the Grant Generals (11-3, Portland Interscholastic League).May 23, 2018 noon read more..
A home was destroyed in a structure fire Wednesday night, but all occupants – including the family's dog – got out safely.May 17, 2018 5:11 p.m. read more..
Friday, the GNAC Track and Field championships saw 12 Western Oregon University athletes advance onto Saturday’s finals, scoring in five events and crowning a meet champion for the first day of the meet, held at McArthur Field in Monmouth.May 16, 2018 noon read more..
Local Civil War re-enactor Mark Stevens, from Company B of the 71st Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry will discuss the history of The Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War with personal stories about some of these Civil War heroes.May 16, 2018 noon read more..
With two strikeouts from Kaelynn Simmons on the mound in the top of the first, the Dragons (17-0, Mid-Willamette Conference, 23-0) took no time in taking the game from the No. 3 Corvallis Spartans (12-5, 17-7), winning the contest easily, 10-0, with 13 hits total.May 9, 2018 noon read more..
Being a golfer means having a mind of steel.May 2, 2018 noon read more..
The men’s track and field team at WOU jumped from No. 19 to No. 18 in the United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association NCAA Division II National Team Men’s ranking, following another successful weekend in California.May 2, 2018 noon read more..
Polk County Bounty Market is back Thursday on the Academy lawn for the launch of its ninth season.May 2, 2018 noon read more..