NEWPORT — Despite the persistent rain throughout the day, the city of Newport went through with its emergency procedure.
NEWPORT — The city of Newport approved a code change to help in the process of building a new vertical evacuation building.
TOLEDO — The days of inexpensive and easy mixed recycling are coming to an end as “China National Sword 2017” takes effect, increasing the cost of re- cycling and rejecting loads of non-compliant matter, which could result in higher prices trickling down from haulers, and fines from De- partment of Environmental Quality.
SILETZ — The Siletz Rural Fire Protection District received $4,500 from Georgia-Pacific Bucket Brigade grants to help replace outdated jackets, pants and helmets.
Philomath had put a wallop on the Newport soccer team when they first met in late September — the Warriors had beaten the Cubs 10-0. On Wednesday, Oct. 11, the Cubs went out to prove that they were a better than the team that showed up on a rainy day in Philomath three weeks ago. “The game that we played at Philomath a few weeks ago was in no way a reflection on how this team plays,” said Head Coach Jon Allan. “They’ve shown over the course of the season that they are much, much better than that. It was good to see them come out with much more guts and determination and speed.”
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SILETZ — Since Sept. 8, the Siletz Valley Warriors have been waiting to return home to play in front of their hometown crowd. After four straight games against on the road and traveling an average of 131 miles for those games, playing at home will have to wait another week. Alsea High School doesn’t have enough players to field a team. “That’s a long stretch of road games,” said Head Coach Reggie Butler Jr. “Being on the road that much starts to wear on you. I think it’s good for us to regroup, I guess. The past two weeks we have been struggling.”
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The winning shot comes from Jennifer Theis, who took this photo from the boat launch next to the Toledo Airport. Our other finalists are: Kelsea de Filippis, from Agate Beach; Keyonna Williams, from Neotsu; Laurie Beatler, from Waldport; Lex Roller, from Newport; and Mike Paxton, from Lincoln City.