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Salem • politics • Timber Unity Dec. 12
Timber Unity-backed effort to recall Tiffiny Mitchell fails
Opponents and proponents alike slung accusations - and filed complaints - during an ultimately doomed effort to recall House District 32 representative Tiffiny Mitchell.
Buxton • Banks Fire District • Tophill Dec. 11
Mobile home, pole barn destroyed in Buxton-area fire
A fire on Tuesday night destroyed a mobile home and the pole barn that was sheltering the trailer, Banks Fire District said.
CRIME • BANKS • POLICE LOG Dec. 11
Banks November 2019 Police Log
As written by deputies from the Washington County Sheriff's Office in Banks.
Buxton • Obituary Dec. 11
Obituary: Darby Ann Sorenson
Darby Ann Sorenson, 68, a resident of the Buxton community passed away on December 6, 2019 at her home.
Buxton • Banks Fire District • Top Hill Dec. 10
Mobile home burning north of Stub Stewart State Park
Banks Fire District crews were dispatched to reports of a mobile home fire on Highway 47 near Hoffman Road just after 8:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Verboort • CPO 13 • Census Dec. 9
Learn about the U.S. Census at CPO 13 meeting Wednesday, Dec 11
Interested in the upcoming 2020 U.S. Census? The Gales Creek, Roy and Verboort Community Participation Organization 13 meeting on Wednesday, December 11 in Verboort will host a presentation covering the census in Washington County.
WOEC • LETTER TO THE EDITOR • UTILITIES Dec. 9
Letter to the Editor: Rural Oregon at Risk
Members of West Oregon Electric Co-op could see a spike in electricity rates if Congress doesn't act, writes WOEC director Erika Paleck.