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Hedwig Magdalena Roessle

Sept. 11, 1936 – Sept. 11, 2022 Hedwig “Heidi” or “Oma” Magdalena Roessle, 86, of Cottage Grove, Ore. passed away on Sept. 11, 2022. Hedwig was born Sept. 11, 1936, to parents Karl Koch and Margaretha (Eulberg) Koch in Sainerholz, Germany.  She worked as a seamstress and made many beautiful[Read More…]

Donald Allan Perkins

April 21, 1943 – Sept. 15, 2022 Donald “Don” Allan Perkins, 79, of Cottage Grove, Ore. passed away peacefully at home on Sept. 15, 2022. Don was born on April 21, 1943 to Charles and Verna Jones Perkins in Vallejo, Calif. At the age of five, Don moved to Days[Read More…]

Christopher Ryan Isham

Dec. 2, 1981 – Aug. 20, 2022 Christopher Ryan Isham, 40, lost his life Aug. 20, 2022, after a long battle with depression.  Chris was born Dec. 2, 1981 in Springfield, Ore. From early on, he had a natural way of connecting with people, with an infectious smile and glint[Read More…]

Carol Wood

Oct.  3, 1931 – Sept. 14, 2022 Carol Wood, 90, of Cottage Grove, Ore. died at home Sept. 14, 2022. Carol was born Oct.  3, 1931 in Bartlesville, Okla. to Lewis (Wirt) and Opal Lemert. She worked several years as a secretary for First Presbyterian Church in Cottage Grove, but[Read More…]

Police Logs

CRESWELL: SHERIFF’S OFFICEMONDAY, SEPT. 12 1:41 am: Suspicious conditions, E. Cloverdale Rd./Zinkier Ln.  7:28 am: Suspicious subject, 90 N. Mill St.  11:09 am: Runaway, 655 W. Oregon Ave.  11:11 am: Trespassing, 30 Almond Way 1:08 pm: Identity theft, 1000 Swale Ridge Lp.  1:10 pm: Subject down, 150 Melton Rd.  9:55[Read More…]

Classifieds

RENTAL WANTED  Longtime Creswell couple are looking for a nice three bedroom, two bath home with a garage. It is now time for our home and acreage to be enjoyed by our children and grandchildren. We will be respectful and take good care of the home that we choose. We[Read More…]

Legals

TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE TS No. OR06000010-22-1-FT APN 1015575 TO No 220156580-OR-MSO TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE Reference is made to that certain Trust Deed made by, WILLIAM EDWARD KRAMER as Grantor to FIDELITY NATIONAL TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY, A CALIFORNIA CORPORATION C/O FIDELITY NATIONAL TITLE COMPANY OF OREGON as Trustee, in[Read More…]

Smoky skies, watery eyes

Cedar Creek wildfire begrimes Willamette Valley A thick cloud of haze has settled over the Southern Willamette Valley this week as emergency response crews combat the Cedar Creek Fire. The fire is located approximately an hour SE. of the valley, raging across 87,000 acres, 15 miles east of Oakridge and[Read More…]

Back in the classroom

Students, teachers welcome a ‘traditional’ first day in two years From the school bus to the parking lot to packing lunches at home – excitement filled the air last week. It was only natural, as it was the first day of school … in two years.  Two Rivers-Dos Rios Elementary[Read More…]