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Forecasts call for sun on Monday

POLK COUNTY -- Come Monday morning, the skies will be ready for prime eclipse viewing in Polk County.

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Dallas Post Office offers collectible cancellation

The stamp, designed by Dallas City Letter Carrier John McMillian and city of Dallas employee Jeremy Teal, features an artist’s rendition of the Dallas Courthouse in dark relief during the eclipse.

Phone numbers for local resources

Here are phone numbers for local resources in Polk County.

Safeway fuel station to open for 24 hours during eclipse weekend

DALLAS – The Safeway fuel station will be open 24 hours beginning Thursday (today) and will remain open through the weekend.

OSP conducting death investigation

POLK COUNTY – The Oregon State Police and local Polk County agencies are conducting a death investigation on Dayleen Kay Crowder, 52, from Grand Ronde.

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Rolling down the river

Great Willamette River Raft Race attracts teams for relaxing, fun day on the water

INDEPENDENCE — Waves collided against the shore. Sailors held on for dear life.

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COLLEGE SOCCER: Wolves ready to go on the hunt

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s soccer program showed flashes of potential in 2016, but finished 5-11-1 overall.

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Lifestyle

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Rolling down the river

Great Willamette River Raft Race attracts teams for relaxing, fun day on the water

INDEPENDENCE — Waves collided against the shore. Sailors held on for dear life.

Tease photo

COLLEGE SOCCER: Wolves ready to go on the hunt

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s soccer program showed flashes of potential in 2016, but finished 5-11-1 overall.

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Opinion

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Rolling down the river

Great Willamette River Raft Race attracts teams for relaxing, fun day on the water

INDEPENDENCE — Waves collided against the shore. Sailors held on for dear life.

Tease photo

COLLEGE SOCCER: Wolves ready to go on the hunt

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s soccer program showed flashes of potential in 2016, but finished 5-11-1 overall.

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