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Beekeeper shares interest

George Woodward likes Oregon honeybees.

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Beautiful baby runs in family

Brylie Emigh is only 8 months old, but is already carrying on a family tradition.

Gator stolen in FC recovered in town

The John Deere Gator stolen from the Falls City water treatment plant has been found, but the search is on for suspects in the theft.

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State money could help Dallas street repairs

Transportation legislation passed by the Oregon Legislature this last session will help local governments solve part of their street maintenance needs.

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Falls City Neighborhood Watch

See something amiss in your neighborhood you call police, right?

Body of missing boy located on Monday

Searchers found the body of a 5-year-old boy missing since Friday from Wallace Marine Park in West Salem.

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Economic director sees Dallas’ ‘potential’

AJ Foscoli, Dallas’ Economic Development Director, believes the next year or so has a lot in store for Dallas.

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Fair animal entries promise to eclipse past years

The Polk County Fairgrounds & Event Center buzzed Monday morning in the scramble to get everything ready for the venue’s event of the summer: The Polk County Fair.

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PSU releases Polk County population forecasts

Cities use data to plan for long-range planning in Urban Growth Boundaries

The Population Research Center at Portland State University estimates that Polk County will grow at a yearly average of about 1.5 percent until 2035.

Committee discusses council decorum

Members of the Dallas City Council will not be required to abide by the same social media rules as city employees.

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