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  • Ace store closing; Basler retiring after 40 years

    By Vinde WellsEditorBusiness was brisk Tuesday morning at Basler’s Ace Hardware, Oregon, as customer ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 10:20 am
  • Oregon landmark sold to two local men

    By Vinde WellsEditorAfter being on the market for several years, a downtown Oregon landmark has been ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 6:01 pm
  • 91-year-old takes "thrilling" tandem skydive

    It’s OK to scream. That was just one tip Dorothy Morris received on Sunday before jumping out of a plane over Rochelle at 14,000 feet.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 6:00 pm
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