Yost injured in accident

CRESWELL – Mary Ellen Yost, who taught music for three decades at Creslane Elementary School and has led the community choir since October 2016, suffered serious injuries in a car accident Friday, Nov. 25, on Dillard Rd.

Yost has been in the ICU at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland since the accident.

Her family has asked for privacy during this time, but wanted to inform the public because of Yost’s familiarity and place in the community.

Those wishing to send cards or letters of support can mail them to Mary Ellen . . .