The Nugget Newspaper, Sisters, Oregon
February 12, 2001
Serving Western Deschutes County
Sisters, Oregon

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Eric Dolson, Publisher

Grace Williamston keeps a lasting memento of her late husband's devotion.

Grace's amazing valentine
Grace and Homer "Willy" Williamston were married September 8, 1984.

Gage sentenced to 45 years in prison
Steven Gage will probably spend the rest of his life in prison.

ODOT backs off on Sisters area gravel pits
State planners have put the brakes on a proposal that could have sited a gravel quarry on public lands east of Sisters.

City to intervene in land use appeal
The City of Sisters will jump into the fray as an intervenor in the appeal against bringing two proposed industrial parcels into the city.

Salmon restoration moves forward
Nearly 100,000 Chinook salmon were seen in the upper reaches of the Metolius River during the last few weeks. Of course, each fish was only about an inch and a half long.

Sheriff says Sisters coverage won't change
Sheriff Les Stiles doesn't plan any major changes in the way his office serves the Sisters area.

Forest Service disputes sewer bill
The Forest Service is questioning a $250,669.26 charge to hook the Sisters Ranger District compound to the city's sewer system.

Activists appeal Sisters land decision
A land use watchdog group has filed notice that it will appeal a decision bringing some 60 acres of land into the Sisters Urban Growth Boundary for new industrial parks.

Guitar manufacturer will describe craft library
Peter Newport of Breedlove Guitar Company will describe the design and manufacture of these high-end instruments when he visits the Sisters Library on Monday evening, February 12.