Contaminated wells could force Milton-Freewater annexations

MILTON-FREEWATER — State officials are moving forward with proceedings that could one day force city officials to annex a mile-long section north of town to provide safe water to residents with wells contaminated with harmful bacteria.

Milton-Freewater switches transit operator from local firm to out-of-state company

MILTON-FREEWATER — A switch to an out-of-state transit manager will cost the city as much as an extra $19,395 per year.

Learning center to host parking lot fundraiser Friday, Saturday

MILTON-FREEWATER — Step Ahead Learning Center, 1256 N Columbia St. on Highway 11 will host a parking lot sale beginning at at 8:30 a.m. Friday and Saturday.

Agenda - Milton-Freewater School Board - 4/8/14

Milton-Freewater School Board

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Rededication of Milton-Freewater Readiness Center set for Saturday

MILTON-FREEWATER — The rededication of the Oregon Military Department’s recently upgraded Milton-Freewater Readiness Center is scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday.

50-year-old Top 40 countdown on tap at Milton-Freewater Library Oldies Night

MILTON-FREEWATER — The top 40 countdown from exactly 50 years ago will be the theme at Oldies Night @ The Library at 7:30 p.m. Friday, in the Milton-Freewater Public Library, 8 S.W. Eighth Ave.

Milton-Freewater considers contract for wastewater plant work

MILTON-FREEWATER — The Milton-Freewater City Council will consider awarding the contract for design and engineering work on the city’s wastewater treatment plant.

Drivers, pedestrians cautioned about change at Milton-Freewater intersection

MILTON-FREEWATER — Travelers and pedestrians in the Milton-Freewater area are cautioned to watch for changes at the intersection of Highway 11 and Northeast First Street, the Oregon Department of Transportation announced.

Minutes - Milton-Freewater School Board - 3/11/14

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Agenda - Milton-Freewater School Board - 3/11/14

Where: McLoughlin High School music room

Minutes - Milton-Freewater School Board - 2/18/14

Minutes - Milton-Freewater School Board - 2/18/14

Agenda - Milton-Freewater School Board

When: Today, 7 p.m. Where: McLaughlin High School music room

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Milton-Freewater romance author makes it big in publishing

Mary Virgina Munoz, who writes under different names, has two books coming out this summer.

MILTON-FREEWATER — A local romance author is about to make it big in the world of book publishing.

Milton-Freewater latest to let city employees carry guns on job

A few other rural cities and counties in the nation have adopted similar rules over the past year, citing safety.

MILTON-FREEWATER — The morning after officials adopted a measure allowing city employees to carry guns while on the job, City Manager Linda Hall had a few words for her staff and the community.

Milton-Freewater employees get OK to carry guns at work

The City Council approved what the city manager calls a ‘landmark decision.’

MILTON-FREEWATER — City employees can now pack a gun on the job under an amendment the City Council passed Monday.


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