Published: 1/8/2013 11:24:49 AM
I am a single woman again — well, until Wednesday night.
My husband has been in Las Vegas for a week, setting up one of his company’s stores in time for the Consumer Electronics Show, or CES, the world’s largest technology convention, during which new electronic gadgets are debuted.
Published: 1/22/2013 11:22:44 AM
On Monday, newly re-elected President Barack Obama delivered his inaugural address, and he seems to have no illusions about the challenges our country is facing.
Published: 1/30/2013 3:53:45 PM
It is hard to put nearly 13 years of thoughts into one column. As many of you may already know — and the rest will find out now — I am leaving the Woodburn Independent on Feb.
Published: 1/22/2013 11:24:40 AM
The city of Woodburn is asking The Estates Golf & Country Club to allow a temporary easement through the club’s parking lot for the duration of the Interstate 5 interchange construction — estimated to be about four years.
Published: 1/30/2013 3:45:57 PM
The Woodburn School District board of directors has a big decision in front of it. With David Bautista’s resignation as superintendent, the board gets to put its imprint on the community for a second time in three years.
Published: 1/15/2013 11:35:16 AM
Recently we posted a short story on our Facebook page about a drive-by shooting that occurred in West Woodburn on Jan. 5. The story was short, since the police have not released many details on the shooting.
Published: 1/8/2013 11:20:33 AM
Sometimes all it takes is one person with a vision to make a big difference in a community.
Woodburn may have found that visionary in James Frackowiak, a longtime life insurance salesman and financial planner.
Letters to the Editor
Published: 1/8/2013 11:22:49 AM
Food bank volunteer appreciates coverage
To the editor:
As a volunteer at the A.W.A.R.E. Food Bank here in Woodburn, I want to thank you for the recent article and the editorial about our need for food donations and help with moving to our new location.
Published: 1/15/2013 11:32:03 AM
Tamale fundraiser for Krissy Keelan a success
To the editor:
Immanuel Lutheran Church wants to thank the community for helping us make the tamale benefit for the Krissy Keelan family a huge success on Saturday night.
Published: 1/15/2013 11:40:25 AM
By Mark Garber
President, Pamplin Newspaper Division
Since the time it was founded 125 years ago, the Woodburn Independent has pursued a singular goal: to meet the need for news and information in Woodburn and surrounding communities.