The Nugget Newspaper, Sisters, Oregon
February 18, 2001
Serving Western Deschutes County
Sisters, Oregon

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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. They'd both lost their previous mates to cancer.

First businesses hooked to sewer
The Gallery Restaurant is to be the first business connected to the Sisters sewer.

Housing group explores community center idea
Developers of an approximately 24 unit affordable housing project in Sisters are exploring the possibilities of creating a community center on nearby city park land.

New supervisor launches Habitat project
Volunteers were hard at work last week, preparing the foundation on the latest habitat for Humanity home in Sisters.

District to seek school bond in May
Voters will likely decide in May whether to build a new high school in Sisters.

ODOT delays work on Sisters area quarries
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 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.

Project raises thousands for Outlaws sports
The preposterous-sounding plan to build an entire house as a school sports fund-raiser was a success -- a big success.

Bank receives Sisters housing grant
Bank of the Cascades was recently awarded a $54,989 Affordable Housing Program grant from the Federal Home Loan Bank of Seattle.