Lukas Eggen

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Auction day brings range of emotions

On the outside, Owen Jones looked calm, cool and collected.

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Rolling down the river

Great Willamette River Raft Race attracts teams for relaxing, fun day on the water

INDEPENDENCE — Waves collided against the shore. Sailors held on for dear life.

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COLLEGE SOCCER: Wolves ready to go on the hunt

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s soccer program showed flashes of potential in 2016, but finished 5-11-1 overall.

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Weather for eclipse remains a question mark

Months of planning has gone into making the Great American Eclipse a major event for Polk County.

Auction causes range of emotions

RICKREALL -- On the outside, Owen Jones looked calm, cool and collected.

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Wolves ready for trial by fire

MONMOUTH — The 2016 season was always going to be a transitional one for Western Oregon’s volleyball team. A new coach, Tommy Gott, meant learning a new system and new expectations.

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Rough Stock Rodeo returns Thursday

POLK COUNTY — Ride ’em cowboy. The Hell on Hooves Rough Stock Rodeo returns Thursday at 7 p.m. As cowboys and cowgirls compete, expect to see fans flock to the rodeo arena for some high-speed excitement.

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Raising the bar

MONMOUTH — Multiple Sclerosis is a chronic condition that affects the brain and spinal cord.

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Dirtbags finish second at state

KLAMATH FALLS — The Demarini Dirtbags entered the American Legion state baseball tournament hungry for success.

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Bike MS returns to Monmouth

MONMOUTH — Come for the fun; persevere for the cause. Bike MS returns to Monmouth on Friday, Saturday and Sunday to bring cyclists together to ride for a cure.

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