Wednesday Aug 27
Independence men sentenced to life for kidnapping, murder
Two men from Independence pleaded guilty Wednesday in Polk County to a charge of kidnapping and murder in the abduction and death of a third Independence man, whose body was found at a rural location on Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013.
Polk County crash kills Monmouth man
The Polk County Sheriff's Office identified the man killed in a crash on Corvallis Road near Independence as Jacob McClain of Monmouth.
Police arrest man, woman in 2-year-old girl's drowning death
INDEPENDENCE, Ore. Police in Independence on Thursday arrested a man and a woman in connection with the February drowning death of the woman's 2-year-old daughter.
STREAM: New paintings by Robert Tomlinson--First Thursday...
About the artist: Robert Tomlinson is a visual artist residing in Independence, OR.