Robbery Suspect Killed in Shooting

UPDATE (12:45 p.m.): Police arrested two more suspects in connection with the store robbery that led up to the shooting. Garrett Petersen and Samantha Robertson are accused of taking part in the robbery Sunday night. Police say they chased the third suspect, Lenny Miles, who ran away from the scene with cash. KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. … Continue reading »

Turning Christmas Lights into Profit

MEDFORD, Ore. — A local painting company is switching gears and hanging Christmas lights during the winter for extra cash. This year instead of hanging your own Christmas lights, you can pay someone to do it for you. Nationwide contracting companies are buying into Christmas light services. This way they can keep their seasonal employees … Continue reading »

Highway 242 Closed for the Season

MCKENZIE BRIDGE, Ore. — Highway 242 is officially closed for the season. Half a foot of snow covered the highway by mid-afternoon Thursday, and another eight to ten feet is expected through Friday. ODOT says it’s just too difficult to maintain during the winter months. The earliest the closure has occurred was Oct. 18, 1996. … Continue reading »

Marijuana Businesses Vying for Investors

LAS VEGAS, Nevada (CNN) — There’s lots of money to be made in the legal marijuana business, and nobody knows that more than the entrepreneurs trying to get financing. They got to pitch their ideas to investors in Las Vegas Tuesday. It was a “speed date” of sorts. They had just minutes to convince investors … Continue reading »

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 »

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