Police Investigate Suspicious Death

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Shortly after 10:30 a.m. Sunday, the City of Corvallis Police Department responded to a 911 call report of a possibly deceased person in Alan B. Berg Park, east of downtown Corvallis. When patrol officers arrived, a person was located and confirmed to be dead. At this time the cause and manner of … Continue reading »

Fire Destroys Monroe Home

Monroe, Ore. – A fast moving fire destroyed a home on Bundy Road and Old River Road in Monroe Sunday night. Firefighters couldn’t confirm a cause but neighbors said they saw lightning hit the home moments before it burst into flames. The fire started at around 6 p.m. Neighbors said they could see a huge … Continue reading »

HWY 99 Open After Fatal Corvallis Crash

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Highway 99 West has re-opened after a fatal car crash involving a pedestrian. Corvallis Police say the crash happened just before 6:00 pm Sunday night between NE Circle Blvd. and NW Buchanan Ave. Police say a vehicle hit a pedestrian. When officers arrived on scene, they say the pedestrian was dead, and … Continue reading »

2 Dead, 4 Wounded in WA School Shooting

MARYSVILLE, Wash. (CNN) — A student opened fire at a Washington State high school Friday, killing one person, and wounding four others. The suspect then took his own life. It happened at Marysville-Pilchuck High School– north of Seattle. Students describe the scene at horrific. “I jumped under the table as fast as I could”, a … Continue reading »

Urgent Care Prepares for Ebola

EUGENE, Ore. — Questions about Ebola preparedness are everywhere, including in Oregon. With flu season just around the corner, staff with the Eugene Urgent Care Clinics say they’re always prepared for any infectious disease this time of year, but a false Ebola case last week really kicked things into high gear and they’ve been working … Continue reading »

Motor Home Fire Investigation

EUGENE, Ore.– Eugene-Springfield firefighters responded to a motor home fire in Eugene. It happened on the 3000 block of Firwood Way at 5:10am Friday. Flames engulfed the motor home and spread to surrounding trees, vegetation, and a fence. Fortunately, firefighters knocked it out before flames could spread to nearby homes. The fire department says the … Continue reading »

Power Restored to Cal Young Area

EUGENE, Ore. — Power was restored to some 2,500 residents following a substation failure near Cal Young Middle School, EWEB officials said. The power went out around 6 a.m. and was restored by 8:30 a.m. Cal Young Middle School opened on schedule under backup power, said Principal Kim Watry. No cause for the outage has … Continue reading »

Corvallis Fire Fully Contained

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Fire crews say the fire that broke out in Northwest Corvallis Friday night is fully contained, but crews are still mopping up hot spots. Just after 8:30 p.m., the Corvallis Fire Department responded to a large grass fire in Chip Ross Park, near the park’s entrance on NW 29th Street and NW … Continue reading »

Mandatory Fire Evacuation Lifted

CORVALLIS, Ore. — All mandatory evacuations have been lifted in Northwest Corvallis, after a fire broke out Friday night. Neighbors say they saw smoke around 8:30 p.m. in the Chip Ross Park area, and by 9 p.m., the city was illuminated with a red glow. The smell of smoke filled streets throughout the entire city, … Continue reading »

Fire Erupts in Northwest Corvallis

CORVALLIS, Ore. —   Crews are working on a large fire that erupted in northwest Corvallis Friday night. Police are asking many residents to leave their homes. The fire is off 29th Street near the Timberhill Athletic Center. Oregon State Police, Corvallis Police Department and Benton County Sheriff’s Office are on scene helping firefighters evacuate homes. The fire … Continue reading »

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