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Board approves use of “Square”
10/29/2014

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     WWG — Shannon Helgeson, BOLT advisor, talked to the board about getting a Square to use for credit card purchases. The device called the Square is actually a mini credit card reader that can be used with a smart phone or tablet with a data plan.... View

 
County to hear golf course appeal
10/30/2014

McKenzie River Reflections / STPNS
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon (STPNS)- EUGENE: Lane County’s deci-sion to deny a permit for a new subdivision has been appealed. The proposal would have replaced the 59-acre McKenzie River Golf Course with 27 new homes on 2-acre parcels.... View

Agencies agree on culvert upgrades  
Agencies agree on culvert upgrades
10/30/2014

McKenzie River Reflections / STPNS
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon (STPNS)- SALEM: Officials are saying taxpayers and native fish will both benefit under a new culvert repair pilot program agreed upon by the Oregon departments of Transportation and Fish and Wildlife, and recently approved by the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission.... View

 
Early jail releases drop by almost 75%
10/30/2014

McKenzie River Reflections / STPNS
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon (STPNS)- EUGENE: A local option levy passed in May of 2013 funded additional jail beds in the Lane County Jail. Lane County Sheriff Tom Turner reports he’s pleased to report back a fiscal year comparison of capacity based releases (CBRs) for the year prior to the levy and the year following the levy.... View

 
McKenzie Sports Update
10/30/2014

McKenzie River Reflections / STPNS
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon (STPNS)- McKenzie Varsity Sports Schedule This Week... View

Wilber Dehne  
Wilber Dehne
10/30/2014

McKenzie River Reflections / STPNS
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon (STPNS)- In the afternoon of September 29th, Lt. Colonel Wilber “Wild Bill” Dehne soloed into the wild blue yonder for the final time. Our father, uncle, cousin and mentor passed away at the age of 96, having survived the Great Depression, WW II, the Korean War and the conflict in Viet Nam.... View

 
Penny Drive for Christmas toys
11/05/2014

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     wwg — This will  be the third year the student council has had a project to raise money to purchase toys and gifts for Mary and Martha’s food pantry. ... View

There’s a new bridge spanning Blue River  
There’s a new bridge spanning Blue River
11/06/2014

McKenzie River Reflections / STPNS
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon (STPNS)- The Walterville Community Center was the setting last week for an alumni reunion celebration of the Ford Institute Leadership Program participants. Five separate leadership-training pro-grams sponsored and funded by the Ford Family Foundation in Roseburg, have taken place in the McKenzie River comm... View

New dock at Leaburg Lake  
New dock at Leaburg Lake
11/06/2014

McKenzie River Reflections / STPNS
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon (STPNS)- LEABURG: A floating dock at Leaburg Lake that was removed two years ago has been replaced. The new structure is 26.5 ft long and 10 feet wide with a 7 foot cantilever section over the water. ... View

McKenzie High Sports  
McKenzie High Sports
11/06/2014

McKenzie River Reflections / STPNS
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon (STPNS)- McKenzie Varsity Sports Schedule This Week... View

Zombie Food Challenge  
Zombie Food Challenge
11/12/2014

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- WWG — Hungry Zombies are challenging WWG students to bring food items  to their Guided Study groups, now through Friday,  November 21. Items should be non-perishable food items, like cereal, canned goods and pasta.... View

McKenzie Sports Update  
McKenzie Sports Update
10/23/2014

McKenzie River Reflections / STPNS
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon (STPNS)- McKenzie Varsity Sports Schedule This Week... View

Obituary  
Obituary
11/12/2014

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Georgiana Mincy... View

County denies golf course subdivision  
County denies golf course subdivision
10/16/2014

McKenzie River Reflections / STPNS
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon (STPNS)- WALTERVILLE: A plan that could have led to the redevelopment the McKenzie River Golf Course as a 27-home subdivision was rejected by Lane County last week. The decision by county planning director Matt Laird took into account current zoning, which would have allowed the 59-acre parcel to be divided... View

Tipster helps protect Belknap Bridge  
Tipster helps protect Belknap Bridge
10/16/2014

McKenzie River Reflections / STPNS
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon (STPNS)- RAINBOW: A phone call from a concerned resident helped Lane County officials catch an overweight empty rock quarry truck crossing the Belknap Covered Bridge on Wednesday, resulting in a $605 fine for the driver.... View

Obituary  
Obituary
11/12/2014

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Robert Earl Knott... View

Forest roads face $3.2 million shortfall  
Forest roads face $3.2 million shortfall
10/23/2014

McKenzie River Reflections / STPNS
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon (STPNS)- RAINBOW: People had a chance to place some priorities on places that matter to them last Wednesday night. They did it by marking up maps to show which U.S. Forest Service roads they use and what sort of special places they feel are along those routes.... View