Thursday Jul 24
Waldport man rescued after alert deputy spots car down steep embankment
A Waldport man was rescued from this car at the bottom of a 90-foot embankment after a Benton County deputy spotted the car from the highway above.
Thursday Jul 24
Waldport man trapped in car in creek overnight
WALDPORT, Ore. An elderly Waldport man was trapped in his overturned car in a creek overnight until an observant deputy found and rescued him Thursday.
Benton County Surveys Alternative Ways To Fund Ambulance Services
More than 60 people were in attendance at the Benton County Courthouse, sharing their opinions on how to fund ambulance services outside of city limits.
The La Grande Observer
Public Safety Record: Wednesday, July 9
Arrested: Jacob Alan Waibel, 21, unknown address, was arrested Monday on a Union County warrant charging violation of a release agreement on original charges of unlawful possession of heroin, unlawful possession of methamphetamine and unlawful possession of a firearm.
Chugga chugga, choose choose: What next for abandoned rail line?
Benton County has an 18-mile long question on its hands: What to do with the abandoned Bailey Branch rail line ? Trains stopped rolling about 7 years ago.
Lane County Area Spray Schedule 7-3-14
Call Tony Kilmer at ODOT District 5 at 744-8080 or call 996-8080 for herbicide application information.
All aboard! Benton County seeks public input on Bailey Branch rail line
CORVALLIS, Ore. Benton County wants the public's input on how to manage a rail corridor the county bought last year.