Residents Boycott Veneta Grocery Store

VENETA, Ore. — A group of residents in the Fern Ridge area are boycotting one of their local grocery stores. Outside the entryway at the Ray’s Food Place in Veneta around a dozen people held sings urging other shoppers to boycott the grocer. This comes after protesters said a long time manager, named Wilbur, was … Continue reading »

C&K Market to Sell or Close 16 Stores

CRESWELL, Ore. — An Oregon company that owns several grocery stores in western Oregon has declared bankruptcy. Now several communities are wondering if they will have a grocery store anymore. C & K Market, which includes Ray’s Food Place, is selling or closing 16 of its businesses. Four of those stores are in the local … Continue reading »