Creswell Grange honors members, re elects president

At the January meeting of Creswell Grange, volunteers were recognized for the work they did during 2022. Pictured above, from left: Creswell Grange President Patrick Dearth and Grangers of the Year Louise and Martin McClure. Pictured below are Stanley Garboden, Volunteer of the Year Priscilla Phillips and Dearth. Dearth was[Read More…]

Two dead, two arrested in Eugene shooting

EUGENE — Last week, shots fired at a Eugene home lead to the death of two people, and the subsequent arrest of two others.  The Eugene Police Department received a call of shots fired at 2810 W. 18th Ave. on Jan. 19 around 11:14 p.m. Arriving units found Breanna Don[Read More…]

Creswell adds to rental inventory

CRESWELL – In an era where rental properties are few and far between, real estate investor Daniel Basaraba heeded the call. It was a property ripe for the picking, after the 25,536-square-foot building caught fire twice in three days in late 2018, leaving fire damage and potential for weather damage[Read More…]

Creswell Water Control District may dissolve

CRESWELL – The potential dissolution of the Creswell Water Control District may not be just a drop in the bucket for landowners in Creswell. Formed in the 1950s, the Water Control District’s goal was to deal with persistent flooding in the area.  Known as “The Stewards of Hill Creek.” the[Read More…]

Creswell School District giving back

CRESWELL – With the holidays a thing of last year, you may be wishing you could go back and relive stories of holiday cheer and generosity.  In Creswell, one giving effort stands out among the rest: The Creswell School District’s Season of Giving program.  This season, the program reached a[Read More…]

December Class Acts

Cottage Grove High School The Cottage Grove High School December Student of the Month is Kennedy Umbarger, ninth grade. According to educator Elyzia Wineriter, “Kennedy is an intelligent and eager learner, always exploring more possibilities with other students. She makes my day just by being in class and asking questions.”[Read More…]