Rhoda Krause

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Name: Rhoda Krause
Date registered: June 24, 2013

Latest posts

  1. Community Garden Helps Food Banks — July 30, 2014
  2. Rabies Case Confirmed in Lane County — July 29, 2014
  3. Benton County Fair to Unveil Quilt — July 29, 2014
  4. Murder Suspect Charged with Assault — July 28, 2014
  5. Whiteaker Road Construction Begins — July 28, 2014

Most commented posts

  1. Researchers Not Worried about Radiation — 13 comments
  2. New Apartment Owners, Tenants Evicted — 7 comments
  3. Cylvia Hayes Talks Poverty — 5 comments
  4. Rescued Alpacas Adopted — 5 comments
  5. Former FBI Fugitive Speaks at OSU — 3 comments

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Community Garden Helps Food Banks

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Three to four tons of organic food is produced every year from a community garden in Corvallis, and it all goes to local food banks. The Corvallis Environmental Center runs the Starker Arts Garden for Education (SAGE). It takes 500-600 volunteers a year to keep it going. The group wants to educate … Continue reading »

Rabies Case Confirmed in Lane County

JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — The first case of rabies so far this year in Lane County has been confirmed. Lane County Public Health says a fox found near a residence in Junction City tested positive for rabies. It is the first animal to test positive for rabies in Oregon this year. The fox was brought … Continue reading »

Benton County Fair to Unveil Quilt

CORVALLIS, Ore. — The Benton County Fair kicks off Wednesday, and organizers have been busy making sure they’re good to go. It’s the 101st annual fair, and this year they’re celebrating with a community quilt. Last year members of the community started making quilt blocks to commemorate the first century of the fair. The entire … Continue reading »

Murder Suspect Charged with Assault

EUGENE, Ore. — New documents were released Monday about a man police say killed a Sweet Home woman. According to court documents, police arrested 33-year-old Austin Rolfe on July 9 for an assault case unrelated to the murder of the woman. That same day, hikers found Heaven King’s body in the Umpqua National Forest. The … Continue reading »

Whiteaker Road Construction Begins

EUGENE, Ore. — Expect detours if traveling through Eugene’s Whiteaker neighborhood. Crews started construction Monday along First Avenue, and Monroe and Madison streets. The $2.2 million project is largely funded through a bond measure voters passed two years ago. The project manager says when construction is finished, not only will the roads be smoother but … Continue reading »

Friends React to Murder Arrest

SWEET HOME, Ore. – A man has been charged with the murder of a Sweet Home woman, more than two weeks after she was found dead in the Umpqua National Forest. Friends of the victim, 36-year-old Heaven Angel King, are still trying to digest and understand the accusations. Austin Louis Rolfe, 33, was arraigned in the Lane … Continue reading »

Corvallis Wooden Sunglasses Craze

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Two Oregon State University students had a vision of creating more eco-friendly outdoor products, and now, they are already selling biodegradable sunglasses to customers in more than 30 countries. Matthew Miner and Alex Cruft founded Bosky Optics about two years ago, and are now selling a line of wooden sunglasses. “Bosky is … Continue reading »

SafeHaven Overwhelmed with 200+ Animals

TANGENT, Ore. — A humane society in Tangent is asking for help, after Albany Police rescued more than 200 rabbits and guinea pigs from an Albany residence this week. Police are citing 58-year-old Pamela O’Brien for animal neglect among other charges, after they found the animals stacked in cages in her garage. Investigators say the … Continue reading »

Comments Close Aug. 8 for Bailey Branch

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Benton County still needs your help deciding what to do with the Bailey Branch line. The county purchased the old rail corridor in October for almost a half-million dollars. Eventually the county wants to restore rail service to the area, but in the meantime is trying to figure out what to do … Continue reading »

Police Rescue Animals From Hoarder

ALBANY, Ore. — Police say more than 200 rabbits and guinea pigs are now safe, after investigators found them stacked in an Albany garage – but now they need new homes. Police say 58-year-old Pamela O’Brien is facing multiple charges, including animal neglect for hoarding the animals in her garage on the 2200 block of … Continue reading »

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