Homecoming week busy.
Three of Polk County’s cities are ranked in the top 28 safest cities in Oregon, out of 108 cities surveyed by Safewise.com.
County officials are happy to see the topic of a new, shorter safety corridor back on the table.
Lois Sieber said, "it was ironic that a rooster crowing will be immediately removed from the city because of noise, but nothing is done about the peafowl."
Alejandrez helps outreach effort in Independence
His first priority is making sure projects that got started under Elizabeth Calixtro (his predecessor) don’t fade away.
Fire Prevention Week runs Sunday through Oct. 11.
Rate increases will be spread out over four years.
The façade improvement grants were approved unanimously by the Urban Renewal Agency, which comprises the Monmouth city councilors and the mayor.
The city will be responsible for maintenance, and the district will be allowed to use the fields during school hours for school activities.
Water sales contract between the city of Falls City and Luckiamute Domestic Water Cooperative (LDWC) ruled invalid.
Independence City Council rejects extension on deal to sell former city hall
If the buyer, Jewels Cresser, does not agree to a lease until terms can be figured out, she and her 42 vendors at the Family Treasures Marketplace will be asked to vacate the building.
The sheriff’s office cold case team has reopened the case, which began Sept. 1, 1996, when the skeletal remains were found in the hills overlooking Mill Creek.
The city of Dallas is putting together a strategic plan for park development over the next 20 years — and it wants your feedback.
Residents and the city have teamed up on a plan to refurbish the stairs climbing the hill from Third Street to Prospect Street.