Effects of Typhoon Reaches Oakridge

OAKRIDGE, Ore. — The congregation at the First Baptist Church in Oakridge is going through waves of emotions because of personal ties to the Philippines. It sent out a missionary team last Wednesday, arriving just before the storm. Pastor Bob Yoder says the church was originally headed there to partner with other churches but quickly … Continue reading »

Myrtle Creek Woman In The Philippines

MYRTLE CREEK, Ore. — One of the strongest storms on record, Typhoon Haiyan, slammed into the Philippines Friday. There are new reports that more than 100 bodies are lying in the streets of a central city. A Myrtle Creek man is waiting to hear from his wife whose been in the Philippines for the last … Continue reading »