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  1. Handy Hardware named among 2015 Top Dealers by White's ElectronicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Williamson Herald

    White's Electronics of Sweet Home, Ore., notified Handy Hardware husband and wife team Andy Willoughby and Donna O'Neil Willoughby that the store was named among the Top Dealers of White's metal detectors in sales for 2015. "Through the use of outstanding product knowledge, customer service, inventory management and the ability to adapt to an ever changing marketplace, Andy Willoughby and his team have distinguished themselves as a top dealership in the Southern United States during 2015," wrote Kenneth R. White, president of White's Electronics Inc., and Dwight N. James, president of White's of the Mid-South, Inc. "We are thrilled to be named among the top White's dealers in the Southern United States," said Andy Willoughby.

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  2. News of Record for March 23, 2016Read the original story

    Mar 23, 2016 | Baker City Herald

    ... St., in Baker City. Memorial contributions may be made to the the Baker Heritage Museum or the Linn Museum at Sweet Home, Oregon through Tami's Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services. P.O. Box 543, Halfway, OR 97834. Online condolences may ...

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  3. Mandatory Mud Mania: The Most Awesome Mud Events In the United StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | Four Wheeler

    ... Club has mudholes for everything from stock-ish Jeeps to Mega Trucks. It also has an airboat track. Mud Fest, Sweet Home, OR For more than 40 years, the Santiam 4WD Association has hosted a big mud event in Oregon. It began at the Foster Mud Flats ...

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  4. Pacific Northwest Jeepers get muddy for a good cause at the 2016 Oregon Mud FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Four Wheeler

    ... more than 1,800 off-roaders to this farm in the rolling hills of Oregon's Willamette Valley just a few miles from Sweet Home. It was Mud Fest 2016, an annual daylong mud bash put on by the Santiam Four Wheel Drive Association (SFWDA). The SFWDA is a ...

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  5. Intense Sweet Home fire caught on cameraRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | KOBI NBC5

    The Sweet Home Police Department says that crews responded to reports of a structure fire on the 2300 block of Main Street in Sweet Home, Oregon. Upon arrival, crews determined an apartment unit was on fire, and immediately began evacuating residents from neighboring apartments.

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  6. Watch: Heavy flames billow from deadly Sweet Home apartment fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    A camera strapped to a firefighter's helmet shows the flames that spread into a Sweet Home apartment complex and killed a resident Sunday morning. Video courtesy of Sweet Home Fire Department The intensity of a deadly, three-alarm apartment fire 30 miles southeast of Albany was captured on camera Sunday morning by a firefighter battling the blaze.

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  7. Gardening: Early bloomers add color to seasonal transition - Wed, 09 Mar 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... we find in baked goods and candies. My hazelnut is a transplant we brought up from my husband's family farm near Sweet Home, Oregon, and was blooming before the last of the snow melted in January. Oregon is the largest producer of filberts in the ...

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  8. Lady Billies hold off LakewomenRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2016 | Observer

    Hannah Cybart's twisting move inside got her open for a game-winning shot with 2.3 seconds left as the third-seeded Fredonia Lady Hillbillies held off the No. 2-seeded Wilson Lakewomen, 58-56, in an exciting Class B-2 girls basketball semifinal Thursday at Sweet Home High School.

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  9. Cavalry Brigade Combat Team assumes new design, transition nearly completeRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2016 | The United States Army

    ... we have here, so that's where it actually evens out," said Capt. Kellen Petersen, brigade planner and native of Sweet Home, Oregon. "We are striving to maintain capabilities across the formation while still meeting the Army's need of decreasing the ...

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  10. Ashland police reports, Feb. 11-12 Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Thursday, 6:07 a.m. - There was a report of a theft from a motor vehicle in the 2500 block of Ashland Street. Thursday, 9:09 a.m. - A 34-year-old man was arrested on a warrant out of Sweet Home, Ore., in the 400 block of Clay Street.

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  11. HEVI Shot Unveils New Products on Final Day of SHOT Show 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | AmmoLand

    ... Within a year, the company began producing and selling HEVI-Shot brand shotshells from a small rented space in Sweet Home, Oregon. Within two years, HEVI-Shot received national exposure through a co-brand arrangement with Remington Arms Co. In 2005, ...

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  12. HEVI Shot Unveils New Products on Day 2 of SHOT Show 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | AmmoLand

    ... Within a year, the company began producing and selling HEVI-Shot brand shotshells from a small rented space in Sweet Home, Oregon. Within two years, HEVI-Shot received national exposure through a co-brand arrangement with Remington Arms Co. In 2005, ...

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  13. HEVI-Shot Reveals New Products at 2016 Shot ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | AmmoLand

    ... Within a year, the company began producing and selling HEVI-Shot brand shotshells from a small rented space in Sweet Home, Oregon. Within two years, HEVI-Shot received national exposure through a co-brand arrangement with Remington Arms Co. In 2005, ...

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  14. Sweet Home assisted living facility will remain openRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | The Oregonian

    ... met with the residents on Thursday evening. "We've heard the concerns from the Wiley Creek residents and the Sweet Home community," Larry Mullins, president and chief executive of Samaritan Health Services, said in a statement. "Out of sincere ...

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  15. Plan to close assisted care facility in Sweet Home sparks uproarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    A plan to close an assisted care facility in Sweet Home and force more than 40 frail and elderly people out has sparked an outcry that's taken the owners by surprise. Samaritan Health Services which operates the Wiley Creek Community assisted care facility told residents Tuesday they would have to leave to enable the nonprofit corporation to turn the 44-bed site into a residential drug and alcohol treatment program.

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  16. Samaritan Health plans rehab center in Sweet HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Samaritan Health Services plans to convert an assisted living community in the Oregon city of Sweet Home into a drug and alcohol treatment center. The Corvallis Gazette-Times reports that the nonprofit announced Wednesday that it plans to make the 44-bed Wiley Creek Lodge into a 15-bed residential rehabilitation center.

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  17. Missing mushroom picker found safe in Sweet HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    The Oregonian reports that Jason Lee Key was located at about 1:30 p.m. Thursday about a half mile from where he was last seen. Sheriff Bruce Riley says Key was last spotted Wednesday afternoon in a heavily wooded area in Sweet Home.

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  18. Mushroom picker reported missing in Sweet HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Sheriff Bruce Riley says 38-year-old Jason Lee Key of Lebanon was last seen Wednesday afternoon in a heavily wooded area in Sweet Home.

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  19. Storm impact: Rockslide, downed trees, power outageRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Mike Williams was heading home to Redmond on U.S. Highway 20 east of Sweet Home Monday evening when he ran into a major rockslide -- fortunately, not literally, as he figured some of the boulders that had just tumbled onto the road were big enough to likely flatten his pickup truck. Williams went to ODOT's Santiam Junction shops to make sure they knew about the slide, located around milepost 53, about 10 miles west of Tombstone Pass, after he managed to squeeze by the debris in his F-150, above the rain-swollen South Fork of the Santiam River.

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  20. Sweet Home Man Arrested For SextingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | K103

    Linn County Sheriff's detectives arrested 27-year-old Spencer Dee Anton Chisum of Sweet Home. The arrest followed an investigation into allegations that Chisum was repeatedly attempting to solicit sex from a person he met via text message who was represented as a 14 year old girl.

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