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Parking lot accident claims life of Dallas woman

A Dallas woman has died following an accident that occurred in the Dallas Safeway parking lot on Thursday afternoon.

Central students confirmed with pertussis

Whooping cough can be highly contagious

Two students at Central’s secondary schools have been confirmed to have pertussis, or whooping cough, the district announced Tuesday.

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COMMUNITY NOTEBOOK

Community notebook for Sept. 20.

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Community Calendar is a listing of upcoming events taking place in Polk County that are open to the public.

LIBRARY CALENDAR

Library calendar for Sept. 20

Sports

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Pirates off to strong start

PERRYDALE — Perrydale volleyball coach Denise Dickey wasn’t sure how the early part of the Pirates’ season would play out.

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PREP FOOTBALL: Mountaineers shut out Siletz Valley

FALLS CITY — At first glance, a 58-0 victory would be cause for total celebration. Falls City football coach Laric Cook was not as festive as one may expect.

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PREP BOYS SOCCER: Rebuild a slow burn for Dragons

DALLAS — Building Dallas’ boys soccer program into a contender is a work in progress.

Lifestyle

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Pirates off to strong start

PERRYDALE — Perrydale volleyball coach Denise Dickey wasn’t sure how the early part of the Pirates’ season would play out.

Tease photo

PREP FOOTBALL: Mountaineers shut out Siletz Valley

FALLS CITY — At first glance, a 58-0 victory would be cause for total celebration. Falls City football coach Laric Cook was not as festive as one may expect.

Tease photo

PREP BOYS SOCCER: Rebuild a slow burn for Dragons

DALLAS — Building Dallas’ boys soccer program into a contender is a work in progress.

Opinion

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Pirates off to strong start

PERRYDALE — Perrydale volleyball coach Denise Dickey wasn’t sure how the early part of the Pirates’ season would play out.

Tease photo

PREP FOOTBALL: Mountaineers shut out Siletz Valley

FALLS CITY — At first glance, a 58-0 victory would be cause for total celebration. Falls City football coach Laric Cook was not as festive as one may expect.

Tease photo

PREP BOYS SOCCER: Rebuild a slow burn for Dragons

DALLAS — Building Dallas’ boys soccer program into a contender is a work in progress.