Submit engagement announcement

The Itemizer-Observer publishes information about engagements of local people or people formerly of Polk County at no charge. Announcements should be submitted at least a month before the wedding. A wedding date must be given in order to publish an engagement arrangement. Announcements will run as space allows. For more information, call 503-623-2373.

You may submit your engagement announcement information online by filling in the form below. Please note: Each submittal must have a contact name and telephone number where we can verify the information before publication. If we are unable to verify the information we will be unable to publish the engagement announcement. If a photo is to run with the announcement, it must be submitted at the same time as the announcement. Pictures can be emailed to The newspaper is not responsible for obtaining pictures from photography studios.

Basic couple information



Additional couple details

Use this area for additional information on the couple, including parents and/or stepparents information, education and graduation year and employment.

Wedding details

Use this area for additional information on the wedding, including date, location, celebrant, members of the wedding party, honeymoon location, where the couple will be living and any other details, such as theme/colors, dresses, flowers, etc.

Contact info

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