Steve and Audrey Cameron celebrated the family's February birthdays with a "birthday weekend" with their children and grandchildren.
Even though Cupid packed up his bow and arrow and has left town for another year, I’d like to send belated Valentine’s Day greetings and a big helping of gratitude to those who help make living in MI Town extra special, all year long.
Kevin and Karen Porter drove to San Francisco the weekend of Jan. 21 to pick up two friends visiting from Australia, Fiona Cockerell and her 15-year-old daughter, Kaitlynn.
Punxsutawney Phil was comfortably sleeping in his warm den Thursday (Groundhog Day), when he was taken out and thrust into the freezing Pennsylvania morning.
Pedee firefighters Nic Heller and Ethan McKinney were sworn in for the Pedee Fire Station 70 at a promotion and swearing in ceremony for the Polk Fire District No. 1 on Feb. 1 at Central High School.
For all of us who have been swapping January ice and snow stories and are so tired of the wet wool smell in coat closets and boots in the hallway, today marks the beginning of the brand new, bright and shiny month of February.
Alan and Tami Shifley’s daughter, Amy, was on the dean’s list at George Fox University in Newberg for the fall 2016 semester.
Last week’s wind and rain couldn’t dampen the enthusiasm and energy at the Monmouth Senior Center’s open house on Thursday.
Does anybody know how to break up the romance between Mother Nature and Old Man Winter?
Our hearts go out to the LaVoie family, who lost 44-year-old David on Jan. 8.
We’re deep into midwinter in MI Town and it seems like springtime is a distant faraway dream.
It was a heartbreaking Christmas Eve for Jerry and Jo Dhoogie, whose store, Bridgeport Gardens right off Kings Valley Highway, burned to the ground that night.
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.
Lars Haugen, of Independence, earned his Eagle Scout Award.
The beautiful Christmas carols have taken flight from the airwaves and all the department stores for another year, we’re finishing up the last of the cookies and candy and writing thank-you notes, sorting the pretty wrapping papers for recycling and taking time to reflect upon all the goodness and blessings of the season.