A new electricity tariff imposed by Oregon Trail Electric Cooperative could add nearly $2,820 to the cost of operating Hog Wild Days in Island City. The event is hosted by the Island City Lions Club. (Lowell Beeman photo)
One of Island City’s signature celebrations may soon take a big hit.
Freshman students, from left, CeCe Pratt, Kayla Anderson, Kim Verwey and Catherine Gabarino walk across campus after classes. All four girls are helped financially with student loans. (Tim Mustoe/The Observer)
Working two jobs is hard. Working four jobs is harder.