July 27 Editorial
July 27 Editorial
July 20 Editorial
Another great Fourth of July celebration is in the history books.
Editor’s Note: the entire text of the Declaration of Independence to mark the occasion of our nation’s 240th birthday follows
With summer officially here, it is time to remember to be safe while you recreate and celebrate. Climbing temperatures make rivers and streams look enticing, but remember water may be colder than you expect, and hidden dangers such as logs may lurk just beneath the surface. Always wear a life preserver when recreating on or near the water. Even proficient swimmers sometimes struggle with the cold and current.
June 15 Editorial
We’ve joined forces with the Mid-Valley Emergency Communications Collaborative to encourage Polk County residents to be among the best prepared in the state in case of emergency.
Editorial for May 25
Thursday afternoon, city managers led an impromptu meeting with concerned citizens about water rates in the city of Independence.
Here we go again. Polk County has joined with other O&C counties to sue the government for more money, alleging mismanagement of timber plans.
The Polk County Budget Committee has approved $40,000 to hire a veterans service officer to exclusively focus on helping local veterans.
In a blink of an eye, I went from zero to 42 years in a career I have loved, from news reporter to publisher of my hometown newspaper.
Kids in fourth grade will have a couple years to get used to it, but by the time they enter middle school, new physical education requirements will ask them to be active for at least 45 minutes a day, Monday through Friday.
What a weekend in Monmouth, as thousands of fans and student-athletes gathered for the NCAA Division II men’s basketball West Regional at Western Oregon University.