Tuesday Aug 19
Local TV Station KTVZ
Deer Ridge prison escapee caught in Portland
After more than a month on the lam, federal officials caught an escaped Deer Ridge Correctional Institution prisoner on Friday afternoon in downtown Portland, officials said Monday.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
KCBY-TV Coos Bay
Sheriff: Suspicious relatives find child porn on man's computer
Robert Littleton Willis asked family in Mill City to hide his computer in June, Linn County Sheriff Bruce Riley said.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
The 1937 Weddle Bridge, crossing Ames Creek in Sweet Home, creates a scene of serenity in Sweet Home's 20-acre Sankey Park.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Local TV Station KTVZ
Sweet Home man accused of abusing dog
A charge of animal abuse has been filed against a Sweet Home man who is accused of seriously injuring a dog that was later put down.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
No immediate threats to homes from new fires in Lane County
Firefighters took to the air and the woods to track down new wildfires ignited by Sunday night's lightning even as they prepared for a second round of thunderstorms due Monday evening.
Editorials from around Oregon
Linn County's largest school districts say they won't be joining their counterparts in Portland in an effort to delay the use of Common Core test scores to evaluate both teacher and students.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Sheriff: Dog who lost leg to abuse needs a loving home
A Boxer named Willow who lost a leg to amputation after being injured by her caretaker needs a new home, the Linn County Sheriff's Office said.
Sweet Home man, 27, arrested in abuse of dog that had leg amputated
Willow, a boxer, was injured so severely that she had to have one of her back legs amputated.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Rescue crews recover body of drowned Albany man from the Willamette River in Corvallis
Divers recovered the body of a 24-year-old Albany man who drowned Sunday evening in the Willamette River in Corvallis.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Woman arrested in head-on crash near Brownsville last December
Two drivers were taken to the hospital last December when a sedan crashed head-on into an SUV near Brownsville.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Hikers find dog missing in woods for 22 days
A family out for a hike found a dog missing more than 3 weeks in the woods. The hikers found the weak and hungry Bullmastiff in steep terrain along the South Santiam River on Saturday.