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LIBRARY CALENDAR

Library calendar for Jan. 3

Top 10 gardening stories of 2017

People love end-of-the-year lists – best books, music, TV and movies. So, we’ll jump on board with our most significant gardening stories of 2017.

MI TOWN

Thanks so much to friends who sent thoughtful cards and messages these last few weeks.

PEDEE NEWS

Pedee Church’s Christmas Eve candlelight service was special this year as the children’s program highlighted the event, which was written and acted almost totally by the kids, and directed by Heather Traglia.

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Community Calendar is a listing of upcoming events taking place in Polk County that are open to the public.

COMMUNITY NOTEBOOK

Community notebook for Dec. 27

LIBRARY CALENDAR

Library calendar for Dec. 27

PEDEE NEWS

The Women’s Club met at Mel and Marguerite Nice’s home in McMinnville today for a Christmas potluck.

MI TOWN

The beautiful Christmas carols and other seasonal tunes have taken flight from the airwaves and it’s somewhat bittersweet to say good-bye to music that helped transform the dark and rainy days in this wintry season.

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Winter-blooming plants brighten dark days

In January and February, the flowers of winter arrive, blooming as cheerfully as the showoffs of spring.

COMMUNITY NOTEBOOK

Community notebook for Dec. 20

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Community Calendar is a listing of upcoming events taking place in Polk County that are open to the public.

MI TOWN

To continue along my medical journey: Today’s a follow-up appointment with Dr. Faddis in Corvallis to be sure all is well.

PEDEE NEWS

Former Pedee resident Ted South, 78, died on Dec. 2. He grew up on Shady Lane, going to school in Pedee and lived there until the ’60s. He was the brother of Carla Burbank.

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Control moss by keeping grass healthy

Many homeowners struggle with moss that invades lawns as winter rains provide just the right conditions for its growth.

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