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Articles from the April 19, 2018 edition

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 By Erin Tierney    News    April 19, 2018

New park coming to town

At this month's city council meeting, council gave the City an OK to purchase 41,000 square feet of land from New Hope Baptist Church at 597 S. Front St., with intentions to turn the western vacant ar...

 
 By Erin Tierney    News    April 19, 2018

What to expect with proposed water changes

Water and sewer rate changes in Creswell has been a hot topic lately, as city council has been mulling over a recommendation on whether to switch to a tiered water rate system as recommended by the...

 

Jerry A. Lee

A Celebration of Life for Jerry A. Lee will be held on Saturday, April 28 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Harry Holt Neighborhood Park, located at the intersection of A Street and Fifth Avenue in Creswell. A...

 

Welcome to our world

Kendra Campbell and Mikhail Schmorde of Creswell welcomed a baby girl on April 13, 2018....

 

'Decadent Housewives' engaging in PWA mystery play

A rollicking good time was had by all during Creswell Presbyterian Women's Association's Fifth Annual Mystery Play and Reception. "The Decadent Housewives of Hysteria Lane" was performed Saturday...

 

Creswell man dies in single-car crash on Hwy 241

On Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at approximately 10:25 a.m., Oregon State Police responded to a report of a pickup truck that had left the roadway on Highway 241 near Milepost 12.5 and entered into the...

 

Briefs from the City Administrator

Two important changes coming to your EPUD bill: A City Franchise Fee will be shown on your bill under your usage charges. This is not a new charge. It was previously listed as Town Tax on your bill, but has been renamed to more accurately describe...

 
 By Gini Davis    Sports    April 19, 2018

Lady Dawgs fall to 'Cats, crush Billies

The Lady Bulldogs fell 1-11 in five innings to the host Glide Wildcats on April 9 but shut out host Pleasant Hill 20-0 in five innings on April 13. A game at Harrisburg scheduled for April 11 was...

 
 By Tom Page    Sports    April 19, 2018

Katie Chapman's three PRs lead Lowell girls' track team

Katie Chapman recorded three personal bests to lead the Lowell girls' track effort Saturday at the Prefontaine Memorial track meet in Coos Bay. Chapman was timed in 1:08.99 in the 400m, 2:43.57 in...

 

Freedom of the press is something we should take seriously

Last week I voiced my opinion concerning the appearance of a recently refurbished home in town. I received many comments, pro and con, about the article. I appreciate that people took the time to...

 
 By Gini Davis    Sports    April 19, 2018

Dawgs finish strong at Sweet Home, Meet of Champions

The Sweet Home Last Chance meet on April 9 proved a good tune-up for the Bulldogs before Saturday's Meet of Champions at Willamette University. The Creswell girls placed fourth at Sweet Home and the...

 

Thanks, Creswell Grange!

Dear Editor, We would like to express a huge thank you to the Creswell Grange members for all the efforts put into the dinner honoring Vietnam War veterans on March 29. Al and Kathy January Creswell...

 

Thanks, South Lane County Fire & Rescue!

Dear Editor, Thank you to the teams and volunteers at South Lane County Fire & Rescue for their fast, professional and quick response on Feb. 8 and also on April 8, in response to my husband, Al. I called them both days, and they transported him to...

 

Susan Bennett: Real Estate Agent

"Location, location, location." We're all familiar with the phrase and its significance when searching for that perfect home, but three other words are just as important when house hunting: "real...

 

The Brewstation & Coast Fork Feed: Organic at its best

Big chain stores and imported, low-quality products have become a common occurrence in this country, leading to poor customer service, lack of diversity and individuality, and low standards. Luckily...

 
 By Gini Davis    News    April 19, 2018

Moms, sons team up for Superhero Date Night

About 165 young superheroes of every stripe – Batman, Spiderman, Ninja Turtles and more – and their moms turned out for Creswell High School's first Mother-Son Superhero Date Night, held...

 

MV Roofing, LLC: They have you covered

MV Roofing, LLC is a fully licensed, bonded and insured general contracting company locally owned in Creswell. The owners and operators of MV Roofing, Mike and Melissa Jones, specialize in all areas...

 
 By Yaakov Levine    Health    April 19, 2018

Dietary choices for cardiovascular health

We celebrate Heart Health Month in February, but since heart disease is one of the top health issues in our modern world, every month is truly the time to choose what we eat with heart health in...

 

Was Joe Drake a murderer, or just an innocent patsy?

On April 1, 1884, an event occurred that probably should have tipped 25-year-old woodcutter Joseph Drake off that bad things were coming his way: His neighbor, David Swartz, filed for divorce from his...

 

South Lane County Fire & Rescue Calls

Wednesday, April 11 12:07 p.m. – Medical response, 34000 blk. E. Cloverdale Rd., Creswell. 2:09 p.m. – Medical response, 32100 Deberry Rd., Creswell. 3:08 p.m. – Medical response, 1700 blk. Bryant Ave., Cottage Grove. 3:33 p.m. – Medical...

 

Creswell's Lane County Sheriff's Calls

Wednesday, April 11 8:06 a.m. – Vehicle stop, N. 5th St. & Scarbrough Ave., Creswell. 11:51 a.m. – Dog at large, 500 blk. Creswood Lp., Creswell. 12:01 p.m. – Citizen contact, 600 blk. W. Oregon Ave., Creswell. 1:20 p.m. – Vehicle stop, 100...

 

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