OSP Investigates Fatal Crash

WALLOWA COUNTY, Ore. — Oregon State Police is continuing its investigation of a single-vehicle crash down a steep embankment on State Route 3 Monday. OSP says around 3:54 p.m. it was notified of a single vehicle fatal crash on State Route 3. Troopers say Sonja Louise Johnson, 23, of Asotin, Wash., was traveling northbound when her … Continue reading »

OSP Investigates Head-On Crash

DALLAS, Ore. — Oregon State Police is continuing its investigation into a head-on crash on Highway 99w Monday. OSP says around 7:40 a.m., troopers were dispatched to a two-vehicle, head-on crash on HWY 99w near Orrs Corner Road. Troopers say Aguilar D. Dominguez, 18, of Cornelius, was driving a 2003 Hyundai Tiburon southbound in dense … Continue reading »

Salem Police Investigate Death

SALEM, Ore. — Salem Police Detectives continue their investigation in northeast Salem. Police say around 3:42 a.m. they received a report about a body lying near the intersection of D Street and Winter Street. Upon arrival, officers found a dead man on property near the intersection. A person of interest was located a short distance … Continue reading »

Murder Suspect Captured

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. –  After a day-long search, the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office confirms a murder suspect has been taken into custody without further incident. At about 9:00 A.M. Tuesday morning, police responded to reports of shots fired on the 6000 block of Truax Rd. According to Sheriff’s deputies, they found the body of a woman, and started … Continue reading »

Thousands Attend Albany Veterans Parade

ALBANY, Ore. — On Tuesday, downtown Albany was home to the largest Veterans Day parade west of the Mississippi. The parade started at 11 a.m., the same time World War I ended on the eleventh day of the eleventh month 96 years ago. Approximately 40,000 people lined the streets of Albany to show their support … Continue reading »

Jury: Parents Guilty of Manslaughter

ALBANY, Ore. — After four hours of deliberating Monday evening, a Linn County jury found both Wenona and Travis Rossiter guilty of manslaughter in the first and second degree. The couple is accused of recklessly and negligently causing the death of their 12-year-old daughter Syble last year, who died from diabetic ketoacidosis. The state argues … Continue reading »

Local Group Protests Trade Agreement

MEDFORD, Ore. – The statewide advocacy group Southern Oregon Jobs with Justice is working to spread awareness about legislation members say would threaten democracy, jobs, the environment and the Internet. Congress is currently pushing legislation that would “Fast Track” the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). Jobs with Justice advocates said these trade agreements affect Southern Oregon workers … Continue reading »

Jury Deliberates in Manslaughter Case

ALBANY, Ore. — An Albany manslaughter case is now in the hands of the jury. Wenona and Travis Rossiter are accused of manslaughter in the first and second degree for recklessly and negligently causing the death of their 12-year-old daughter Syble, who died from untreated diabetes last February. The state argues Syble’s diabetic symptoms were obvious, … Continue reading »

Vigil Held for Newport Boy

NEWPORT, Ore. — On a dock facing the Yaquina Bay Bridge, hundreds of community members lined up with candles Saturday night to honor 6-year-old London McCabe. Police say the boy died on Monday, after his mother threw him over the bridge. On Saturday, the Newport community showed an outpouring of support to remember McCabe. “I … Continue reading »

Albany Manslaughter Trial Continues

ALBANY, Ore. — Friends and family of the Albany parents on trial for the death of their 12-year-old daughter say they thought the girl had the flu. Wenona and Travis Rossiter are accused of turning to prayer instead of medicine when their daughter Syble started getting sick last year. She died last February from diabetic … Continue reading »

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