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Corner shop sure to please

From vintage dresses for that special occasion to feather pillows, dishware, furniture or crafted soaps, Same as it Never Was on Main Street in Independence has something for everyone — and at reasonable prices.

November 2, 2016 noon read more..


Curtain call?

Jeff Mexico has made running movie theaters an unlikely career. Mexico, who owns the Motor Vu Drive-In and Fox Theater in Dallas, opened his first theater in Stayton in 2002.

October 26, 2016 noon read more..
 

Dallas talks plans for 2017 eclipse

The city of Dallas is joining the conversation about how to accommodate the throngs of people expected to sweep into the area for the Aug. 21, 2017, solar eclipse.

October 19, 2016 noon read more..
 

Be our guest

Emily McNulty has fond memories of working at a bed and breakfast on Prince of Wales Island in Alaska, where she grew up.

October 19, 2016 noon read more..


Oregon elegance

Following two hot growing seasons, local winemakers are seeing more of what made Oregon pinot noirs famous coming out for the vineyards.

September 28, 2016 noon read more..
  

Minet plans to expand

Monmouth-Independence Networks may start providing services to the city of Jefferson, said Don Patten, general manager of Minet.

September 7, 2016 12:29 p.m. read more..


Bar-B-Que melts in your mouth

Stepping into BG’s Bar-B-Que can be dangerous to your stomach, causing cravings for smoked goodness served with homemade sides from cheesy taters to coleslaw.

September 7, 2016 12:19 p.m. read more..