Thursday Jul 10
Polk County man accused of illegal towing arrested for allegedly failing to register as sex offender
A Polk County man under investigation for allegedly running an illegal towing operation was arrested Tuesday on a failure to register as a sex offender accusation, Oregon State Police said.
Declaration of Independence sets example for how to disagree: Editorial sketchbook
"We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.
WPD warns of flooded roads, traffic lights out
Drivers are reminded to treat intersections where lights are out as four-way stops and not to drive through water.
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Wadsworth to open First Fridays
Tom Wadsworth of Dixon, portraying Thomas Jefferson, will re-enact the 1776 reading of the Declaration of Independence to open the First Fridays open stage music show at 7 p.m. July 5 at Oregon VFW Post 8739, 1310 W. Washington St. OREGON – First Fridays' traditional Fourth of July recognition show, featuring Tom Wadsworth of Dixon ... (more)
Dogs reportedly poisoned by neighbor in Independence
Police in the small Oregon town of Independence are looking into reports that a pet dog was poisoned twice before it died.