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Oct 28 2019 thru Nov 3 2019

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Gales Creek • Weather • Power October 28
National Weather Service warns of high winds Monday night, Tuesday morning
The local National Weather Service branch located in Portland issued an advisory for the greater Portland metro area and the Oregon Coast, noting that sustained eastern winds of 15 - 25 miles per hour, with gusts of wind 40 to 50 miles per hour might be expected from 7 p.m. Monday night into Tuesday morning.
Fire • California • Forest Grove Fire & Rescue October 28
Forest Grove Fire & Rescue members join almost 300 Oregon firefighters to fight California wildfires
15 crews from Oregon, including staff and equipment from Forest Grove Fire & Rescue, Banks Fire District 13, and Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue headed towards the flames to aid Californian firefighters over the weekend, arriving in California on Sunday.
COLUMN • HISTORY • GALES CREEK October 28
Column | The Diaries of Esther Lilly Hundley: October 27 - November 2, 1930
Gales Creek, 1930. These are the diary entries of Esther Lilly Hundley, who lived in Gales Creek with the Lilly clan after the family moved to Gales Creek in the 1880’s. They paint a picture of what it was like to live in Gales Creek and the surrounding areas. They are published as they were written, with original spelling. In this edition, a hunter does the family wrong, and the joys of Amos & Andy are explored.

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