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 By Aliya Hall    News    August 30, 2018

My Boys Pizza supports community, surrounding areas

As the name suggests, My Boys Pizza is a family business. A continuation of the Mr. Machos pizza that Don Taylor owned for 42 years, My Boys Pizza is run by Taylor's wife, Cathryn Rowdon, and his...

 
 By Aliya Hall    News    August 30, 2018

Dairy Queen invested in Creswell long term

Cameron Burke grew up in the Dairy Queen Industry. His parents operated one in Florence in 1978 and his grandfather was with the company for over 50 years. Although third generation, Burke said it was...

 
 By Aliya Hall    News    August 30, 2018

Farmlands Market facilitates circle of giving

When Jessica Landstra was 20 years old, she filled a void in the community by establishing the Farmlands Market. Although she said the job started accidentally, she has grown it exponentially since...

 
 By Erin Tierney    News    August 30, 2018

Creswell needs safer routes to school

Next week we again become witness to that parade of idling cars in front of schools as parents line up, drop off and pick up their kids to and fro school each weekday. In the 1970s, nearly half the...

 
 By Aliya Hall    News    August 30, 2018

School board implements recommended actions

Creswell School Board was called together in executive session on Monday, Aug. 27 at 6 p.m. to address complaints or charges brought against a public officer, employee, staff member or agent. One of...

 
 By Aliya Hall    News    August 30, 2018

Cottage Grove hosts panel to build hate free community

The First Presbyterian Church and Cottage Grove Community United joined together to host a community forum in Cottage Grove on Aug. 22 called "Building a Hate Free Community." Bruce Kelsh with the...

 
 By Erin Tierney    News    August 30, 2018

Exercise your vocal chords, brain with Community Singers

CORRECTION In the Aug. 30 edition regarding Creswell Community Singers, it was incorrectly stated that the Kelleys wrote a song for the proper way to spell their last name. The musician who was the Cr...

 

Rodney Mark Hisey

It is with great sadness that we announce that Rodney Mark Hisey, 57, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Hisey home. He went peacefully in his sleep to his next home in heaven. Rodney was born... Full story

 

Ludekes celebrate 50 years wed

Gary and Sandy Ludeke of Creswell will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a stay abound the RMS Queen Mary Hotel moored in Long Beach, Calif. The couple were married in Detroit, Michigan on...

 

Welcome to Our World

VINJE - Natasha and Daniel Vinje, of Creswell, welcomed a baby girl to the world on Aug. 22, 2018 at PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center RiverBend....

 

Creswell High Sports Schedule

Football Aug. 31 Lost River at Creswell, 7 p.m. Sept. 7 Creswell at Warrenton, 7 p.m. Volleyball Aug. 30 Creswell at Dayton, 5:30 p.m. Sept. 6 Creswell at Douglas, 6:30 p.m. Boys Soccer Sept. 4...

 

DeFazio announces reconstruction taxiway grant at Hobby Field Airport

Rep. Peter DeFazio (OR-04) today announced that Hobby Field Airport in Creswell, Oregon will receive $200,000 from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for the reconstruction of its taxiway....

 

Creswell School Board Treasury

I believe we have honest and honorable citizens on the Creswell School Board and in the administration; however, I also believe the recent decision to turn the finance decisions over to the School...

 

Do we remember other fires in faraway places?

The other night it was hot. Hot during the day, hot at night. Heat seems to define summer for us, in many ways. In spite of that, after a day in the outdoors, we built a fire. A small fire. A "hat"...

 
 By Pat Edwards    News    August 30, 2018

Sweet Lorane Community News

Where did August go? Can anyone tell me how it rushed by so quickly? Kids are getting ready to head back to school, our coaching family members are already into daily doubles with their teams and the...

 
 By Staff    Opinion    August 30, 2018

Political Letters and Candidacy Announcement Policy

POLITICAL LETTERS POLICY The Creswell Chronicle does not publish content intended as free political advertisements on the editorial page. Letters to the editor are personal views on matters of...

 
 By Erin Tierney    News    August 30, 2018

Creswell Library is stacked with new books

Creswell Library recently received a $3,000 grant from State Library of Oregon used to refresh the youth collections, for infants to 18 year olds. That means there's 260 new books on the shelves...

 

Creswell Summer Reading Program finishes on a sweet note

Violet downs a spoonful of her ice cream during the ice cream social held in the Creswell Library's backyard on Aug. 22....

 

Nutritionally Speaking: An Organic "Terroir Manifesto"

During the month of Sept., we will be celebrating Organic Month at all Natural Grocers stores, with special classes and samplings - all highlighting the importance of the quality of food we eat, and...

 
 By Jeannie Marr    Health    August 30, 2018

How do I get mom's medication to her retirement home?

Q: My mom just moved into a retirement facility. How can I help her continue to get her medications now that she is living in a home? A: At Creswell Health Mart Pharmacy we deliver medications to the...

 

Move in Comfort - Finding a Home for Items No Longer Needed

For some people who are considering downsizing, thinking about what they will do with the things they no longer want can be such a stumbling block that they put off the process all together. There...

 

Shaping up for Fall - Camas Swale Medical Clinic

As Summer dwindles and temperatures drift into a cooler range, many of use are preparing for a change in our routine. For families, fall means “back to school” and the reinstatement of a morning...

 
 By Erin Tierney    News    August 30, 2018

City wants outdoor exercise equipment for Cobalt

Creswell senior citizens may soon have another way to exercise while enjoying the outdoors. Creswell city council this week approved a request to use of SDCs to fund an outdoor exercise park at the...

 

Answers to three common compost problems

If treated right, microscopic critters in soil will do a gardener's bidding, and turn garden and kitchen debris into black gold for the garden. "There are more microorganisms in a teaspoon of topsoil...

 

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