Safe At Home

An unusual scene in Creswell on Tuesday afternoon as the iconic Creswell Bakery stands on a bare street corner. The staff is taking time to strategize on how best to serve customers. Jordan Cora Lampe/The Chronicle Vacant parking lots, ”closed until further notice” signs, schools on hiatus and a calendar[Read More…]

Canceled events in south Willamette Valley

Willamalane, programs suspended until further notice Staff will be available via phone for regular patrons to ask questions or for updates. Its biggest priority is getting senior meals on track and is working with partners, Food for Lane County and Meals on Wheels, to coordinate options for seniors. More info:[Read More…]

Virus issues linger

With the population over 80 years old showing a 15 percent greater mortality rate after contracting the coronavirus, Magnolia Gardens Executive Director Tara Blount said the senior center is taking extra precautions – just to be safe. As of presstime Tuesday, there were 15 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Oregon,[Read More…]

Coronavirus Health Tips

Based on information gathered from the Oregon Public Health Authority, here are tips to help reduce the risk of spreading illnesses such as COVID-19 and influenza: • Cover coughs and sneezes with a tissue and then throw the tissue in the trash. • Wash your hands often with soap and[Read More…]