From Our Files - August 23 Edition
August 23, 2023
Aug. 23, 1973
Mark Miner shot himself in the foot while practicing quick draws with a .22 pistol. After being treated at the hospital, it was reported the bullet did not hit any bones.
A billboard owned by Sweet Home on the east side of I-5 will be demolished due to a federal and state decision to remove many billboards from highways. The sign includes space for the city to advertise its events.
The remodeled Langmack Hospital, now called the East Linn Medical Center, formally opened this week. Dr. Raymond Ranes opened his new practice there, and Dr. Ronald Hartmann will arrive from New Yor...