Fire season begins Monday in West Oregon District

PHILOMATH – The Oregon Department of Forestry’s West Oregon District declared the start of wildfire season will begin on Monday.

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Fire to bring regeneration to arboretum

Dallas firefighters help Delbert Hunter Arboretum volunteers try an ancient practice of using fire

Dale Derouin is hoping fire brings renewal.

USACE seeks unexploded ordnances, munitions

MONMOUTH — Property owners in Monmouth have been getting requests from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) to access their property in search of unexploded ordnances and munitions.

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Youth robotics team tackles trash

A Dallas-based 4-H robotics club, Dallas Xtreme Team, wants people to consider their choice carefully — or better yet, BYOB (bring your own bag).

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Dallas updates policy on guns

School board clears the air on whether or not staff can carry

The Dallas School District is set to make a minor change to it policy regarding allowing staff to bring concealed weapons to work, but plenty of research, discussion and thought got it there

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LVCS students help clean park

Middle schoolers work with watershed council to tackle ivy

Ivy had taken over the park on one side of the creek and had jumped the boundary onto private property.

Appeal filed over expansion plans by spa manufacturer

Marquis Spa expansion being contested.

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Project to help wildlife habitat

The Nature Conservancy to manage Oregon Wildlife Center


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