Artists at Valley Art reception discuss what inspires them in winter
Winter rains and a Seahawks game didn't keep people away from Valley Art's artist reception from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11. The gallery's January and February featured artists -- photographers Brenda Somes and John Pedersen and ceramic sculptor Robynn Fulfs -- visited with eventgoers and discussed their works.
Banks volunteer firefighter hospitalized after fall from roof during chimney fire
A Banks volunteer firefighter is hospitalized after falling from a roof during an incident in Timber on Wednesday, Dec. 4, the district said.
Wyden proposes new timber plan
Seeking to improve the management of O&C lands and boost timber harvests while upholding bedrock environmental laws, Senator Ron Wyden Tuesday announced legislation that takes a science-first approach to managing 2.1 million acres of federal land, streamline environmental review of timber sales and protect old growth trees, clean water, fish and ... (more)
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Through rain, sleet, snow ... well, maybe not snow
When Earl 'Gene' Nosack started as a substitute postal carrier in 1962 at age 25, he didn'texpect to spend the next 50 years ensuring 'the mail must go through.'