Rex Fuller, of Eastern Oregon University, named 23rd president of Western Oregon University.
Larson was named Secondary Teacher of the Year by her peers in the Central Education Association.
The 32-year veteran teacher was named Elementary Teacher of the Year by her associates in the Central Education Association.
No, Dallas High School is not banning same sex couples from prom. No, administrators are not requiring girls to send photos of themselves in their dresses for dress code approval prior to buying prom tickets.
Veteran teacher named as assistant principal after McCartney retires in June
Long-time Perrydale teacher Dan Dugan will be the school’s assistant principal starting next year.
Council looks at fee to pay for street, stormwater improvements
Residents of Monmouth may see a new charge on utility bills if the council proceeds with a transportation utility fee.
Dallas police arrested a Salem man in connection with several business burglaries in Dallas in recent weeks.
Quick response from police, DHS admin diffuses situation
Police say the student who brought a gun to Dallas High School on April 7 had no intention of using it to commit mass violence.
Community events for Wednesday, April 15 - April 22
County officials paid less than peers for years
Each spring, Polk County Administrator Greg Hansen puts together a comparison of the salaries of elected officials in five counties surrounding Polk.
ODOT: Has been considering ending corridor status for two years
Safety corridors are stretches of highway that have an average crash rate that is higher than that of similar roadways in the state. In order to qualify, the corridor has to consistently have a five-year average crash rate of 110 percent of the state average.
City of Monmouth looks at funding options to finish project
By Fourth of July 2016, Monmouth’s Main Street Park could have its amphitheater ready for summer concerts, if the council can find a way to pay for it soon.
Mayor to serve as interim leader
The city of Falls City began its search for a permanent city manager just in time to see its temporary manager leave.
An announcement was expected Tuesday, but has been delayed until Thursday.