LA CENTER — When La Center's 2015 budget was finalized, no funds were allocated for a city-sponsored farmers market. But ...
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December 15, 2013
Six-year-old Cole Merle shows off his stuffed cat named Scratchy that he received when checking into Doernbecher Children's Hospital in Portland for chemotherapy treatment. Cole — with the help of his dad, Tim Merle, sister, Magaidh Merle, and mom, Ann Hackman — is raising money to purchase stuffed animals and other toys for kids receiving treatment at Doernbecher.