WALDPORT — The Waldport High School softball team certainly wasn’t acting like it was on the wrong end of a lopsided score late in the Irish’s first game of a doubleheader on Saturday, May 8, at home against 2A/1A-SD4 foe Bandon.

GLENEDEN BEACH — It wouldn’t be easy to find better conditions for a day of competitive golf than the ones found Wednesday, May 5, during the Newport Invitational boys golf tournament at Salishan Golf Links. In particular, two Woodburn High School brothers found the warm temperatures, sunny …

TOLEDO — The Toledo High School baseball team took the field Saturday, May 1, for a home doubleheader against 2A/1A-SD 5 rival Myrtle Point/Powers with all the confidence of a team fresh off avenging its lone loss of the season, and it showed.


Author Cathy Wetten, of Toledo, who writes under the pseudonym Charli West, recently released the second book in her NW Wind Series. The first book in the series, titled “Catch the Wind,” came out in May 2020. This newest book is titled “Dance Within the Wind.”

In a year that’s been far from what anyone could have imagined, the 2021 Newport High Grad Night Committee is more confident than ever that they can give their Newport High School seniors one last event to be together and celebrate their success in a safe and fun way. The parents of the Clas…

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I absolutely love a good Caesar salad, and this simple version will not disappoint. I promise you will not even miss the croutons! You’ll still get all the salty crunchy goodness with the easy-to-bake parmesan crisps. Adding the yumminess of the avocado? It’s soooo delicious!


The fire service in America is, and has always had to deal with change and remain adaptable to the situation at hand to mitigate often life-threatening incidents for their community. These incidents may involve family, friends, neighbors and co-workers.


Holly Ann Chirrick was a caring Wife, Mother, Nana, Sister, Da…

Sonia Dianne (Dalton) Binder, 86, of Walla Walla, WA passed aw…