The Banks Pharmacy. Photo: Chas Hundley
BANKS - The Banks Pharmacy will stop filling orders after April 15, and will close entirely in the weeks after, according to owners Philip and Gene Darrah.
Phil — and existing prescriptions — will be found thereafter in Forest Grove at the Forest Grove Safeway.
The Banks Pharmacy is the only pharmacy in the city.
“Sadly, we are selling. It breaks our hearts but that's what we must do,” said Gene in an email to the Banks Post, and also noted that the long hours — 6 days a week, with 10 to 12 hours a day — factored in to their decision to close up shop.
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In a letter sent to their customers, the couple further outlined their reasons for selling, citing Receive a 3-day free trial of unlimited digital access.