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Earhart wins state title, Dragons place second

PORTLAND -- Dallas senior Tanner Earhart won a state title at 160 pounds on Saturday. Earhart won by decision over Pendleton's Morgan Holcomb in the championship match.

Negrete wins state title

PORTLAND -- Central wrestler David Negrete won a state title at 220 pounds on Saturday. Negrete earned a 4-2 decision over Thurston's Jackson Casteel in the championship match.

Falls City to hold court in Indy

The city of Falls City is establishing an agreement for the city of Independence to conduct Falls City’s municipal court.

Rules change on manufactured homes

Polk County Assessor Doug Schmidt announced that his office will no longer process manufactured home ownership transfer applications, but it will still help residents with applications.

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Central High presents ¡Bocon!

Multicultural, bilingual play tackles issues of immigration

What’s a young boy to do when his parents have “disappeared” and soldiers have overrun his home? Make his way to the Border of Light and the City of Angels, of course.

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Earhart wins state title, Dragons place second

PORTLAND -- Dallas senior Tanner Earhart won a state title at 160 pounds on Saturday. Earhart won by decision over Pendleton's Morgan Holcomb in the championship match.

Negrete wins state title

PORTLAND -- Central wrestler David Negrete won a state title at 220 pounds on Saturday. Negrete earned a 4-2 decision over Thurston's Jackson Casteel in the championship match.

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PREP BASKETBALL: Sharing a special season

UPDATE: Perrydale will host Powers Friday at 6 p.m. SALEM — Prior to the start of the season, all of Perrydale’s boys basketball players figured they’d have a shot to win a league tournament title.

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Earhart wins state title, Dragons place second

PORTLAND -- Dallas senior Tanner Earhart won a state title at 160 pounds on Saturday. Earhart won by decision over Pendleton's Morgan Holcomb in the championship match.

Negrete wins state title

PORTLAND -- Central wrestler David Negrete won a state title at 220 pounds on Saturday. Negrete earned a 4-2 decision over Thurston's Jackson Casteel in the championship match.

Tease photo

PREP BASKETBALL: Sharing a special season

UPDATE: Perrydale will host Powers Friday at 6 p.m. SALEM — Prior to the start of the season, all of Perrydale’s boys basketball players figured they’d have a shot to win a league tournament title.

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Earhart wins state title, Dragons place second

PORTLAND -- Dallas senior Tanner Earhart won a state title at 160 pounds on Saturday. Earhart won by decision over Pendleton's Morgan Holcomb in the championship match.

Negrete wins state title

PORTLAND -- Central wrestler David Negrete won a state title at 220 pounds on Saturday. Negrete earned a 4-2 decision over Thurston's Jackson Casteel in the championship match.

Tease photo

PREP BASKETBALL: Sharing a special season

UPDATE: Perrydale will host Powers Friday at 6 p.m. SALEM — Prior to the start of the season, all of Perrydale’s boys basketball players figured they’d have a shot to win a league tournament title.