Salem • Economy • Government Nov. 29
Report: Oregon's economic outlook
The report from the Oregon Office of Economic Analysis shows the state’s economy remains strong with many workers in urban areas enjoying an 18 percent increase in median household income, which is above the U.S. average.
Washington County • Police • Traffic Nov. 26
Washington Co. Sheriff's Office begins extra holiday patrols for impaired drivers
Law enforcement agencies are gearing up for the beginning of a high visibility enforcement patrol on Thanksgiving Weekend in an effort to deter impaired driving on a historically lethal holiday weekend.
COLUMN • HISTORY • GALES CREEK Nov. 25
Column | The Diaries of Esther Lilly Hundley: November 24 - November 30, 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 are published as they were written, with original spelling. In this edition, the family prepares for Thanksgiving Dinner, it’s very cold in the Gales Creek Valley, and Esther sees the feature film debut of Spencer Tracy and Humphrey Bogart.