McMinnville trio falls short of TV talent show finals

McMINNVILLE — It was fun while it lasted, but there is still much more to be excited about, say the sibling trio of We...

Ceremony to start Vancouver project for Salvation Army

A ceremonial groundbreaking is at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct 3, for The Salvation Army Vancouver (Wash.) Corps’ new Community Resource Center at 1500 N.E....

Outreach aims to ‘Flood Portland,’ then fill city’s convention hall

By JOHN FORTMEYER, CNNW publisher PORTLAND — For more than a year now, evangelist Chris Overstreet and his team have held great expectations of what God...

Thousands hear 2 evangelists at different sites

Graham draws 70,000 total in 7 Northwest events; Zayas rally in Hillsboro sees 6,000 By JOHN FORTMEYER, CNNW publisher It’s been an unusually busy summer for mass...

Court largely dismisses former athlete’s lawsuit against George Fox University

PORTLAND  — It's not completely neutralized yet, but a former George Fox University athlete's civil lawsuit against the school has been largely dismissed by...

McMinnville siblings inch closer to the $1 million prize in NBC-TV talent contest

McMINNVILLE — At press time for this newspaper, odds had greatly increased that a trio of sibling musicians who are active in a church...

As new school year begins, moms back up their kids in prayer

GEARHART — It’s been said that there's no power on earth quite like that of a praying grandmother. Likely so, but praying moms are pretty...

Abortion funding ban measure makes November’s ballot

By JOHN FORTMEYER, CNNW publisher SALEM — Imagine thousands of people pursuing a goal three times in seven years, finally meeting that goal, but then...

Andrew Palau’s CityFest attracts nearly 10,000 to Eugene stadium

(Photo by Lauren Bullock, courtesy Luis Palau Association) By JOHN FORTMEYER, CNNW publisher EUGENE— There’s just no comparison between his troubled years in college here, and...

Graham’s Northwest rallies this month follow big turnouts at California events

  When evangelist Franklin Graham comes this month to Oregon and Washington for seven stops on his Decision America Pacific Northwest Tour, he brings with...