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FreeCommunity • Nostalgia Corner May 28
Rotary International committed to the ‘annihilation of polio’
The pandemic has been rightly compared to the effort to find a cure for polio. On that note, Rotary International has approximately 36,000 clubs in 200 countries.
FreeCommunity May 28
Evaluate your actions, respect others’ opinions
As I sit at my computer and try to record my thoughts during this Phase 1 reopening of our state under the COVID-19 pandemic protocols, I feel somewhat vulnerable.
FreeCommunity May 28
Coaches support football safety
A national movement to make youth football safer has support from state and local athletics officials.
FreeCommunity May 28
Health clubs reopen
Now that health clubs have been given the green light to get going again, it has been full-steam ahead for members of the Emerald Fitness Club.
FreeNews • Springfield May 28
Lundberg promises to ‘bring everything to the table’
As of midnight May 19, Lane County’s unofficial results project Christine Lundberg as the City of Springfield Mayor.
FreeNews • Springfield May 28
‘I spy with my little eye ...’
Willamalane offers social-distanced fun
FreeNews • Cottage Grove May 28
Sun, flowers, socializing: It almost ‘feels’ normal
fter a week of Phase 1 it feels a little bit like the Cottage Grove of pre-pandemic days. Not that it was “business as usual” by any means.
FreeCovid-19 May 28
‘You’re not the boss of me’
Park vandalism fails to make its point
FreeEducation May 28
Watkins joins Blachly school district
After three years as Creswell High School Principal, Adam Watkins will be moving to the Blachly Lane School District in the position of Superintendent.
FreeEducation May 28
Education Station Notebook
Students and parents looking for artistic outlets during the isolation and physical distancing orders have a new option.
Obituaries May 28
Iris ‘Patricia’ Thomson
Nov. 20, 1940 – May 17, 2020
FreeCommunity May 27
Public helps restore Schoolhouse windows
Creswell Heritage Foundation has raised $9,325 toward window restoration by offering window sponsorships to individuals, businesses and organizations. The sponsorships are $1,500 and will be recognized with a plaque.
FreeCommunity May 27
Dogs, separation anxiety and COVID-19
We are slowly resuming our daily activities. For a lot of us, we will have to go back to work in places that are not our home office. Our pets, particularly our dogs, have gotten used to having us home and giving them a lot more attention.
FreeOpinion • Chinese Astrology May 27
Pisces-Dog needs to share feelings
A reader born during the sign Pisces-Dog asked about work/life balance. He says his job supports himself and his partner, but it is not a career. He is in school pursuing the career of his choice and his schedule has been adversely impacting his relationship with his family.
FreeMeeting notice May 27
Creswell Public Safety Committee Meeting
The Creswell Public Safety Committee Meeting will meet on Monday, June 4, 2020 at 5:30 pm. This is a virtual/telephonic meeting and may be viewed by following the links on the City’s website www.ci.creswell.or.us. The committee will be holding discussions on an outreach plan and public safety fees.
FreeNews May 27
Sheriff nets two
Local men charged with park vandalism
FreeNews May 27
Fond farewell
Burrus reflects on 40+ year career
FreeNews May 27
Cottage Grove combat vet seriously injured in Memorial Day crash
Drunk driver tests three times over legal limit and faces felony charge
FreeObituaries May 27
Death Notices
FreeObituaries May 27
Betty Bahn
Nov. 8, 1939 - May 15, 2020
FreeObituaries May 27
Patsy Horton
Dec. 6, 1931 - May 13, 2020
FreeObituaries May 27
Milton Nichols
July 14, 1929 - May 19, 2020

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