Woodland — Next year's Woodland Planters Days celebration now has a theme: "Small Town, Big Spirit." Susan McAdams recently won the 2014 Theme Contest with her spirited suggestion. The annual summer celebration was first held in 1922.
It's been several years since school officials in La Center and Ridgefield last went toe-to-toe in a territorial dispute. And while the worst of the quarrel is now part of history, measures are being taken to ensure it doesn't happen again.
Divers searching for the body of a man whose pickup crashed in a slough in Woodland on Friday were surprised this morning when the man's brother arrived and told them he was alive and well in a house nearby.