Albany American Kennel Club Dog Show

ALBANY, Ore.– About 1,800 dogs and 160 different breeds are filling the Linn County Fairgrounds this weekend for the annual American Kennel Club show. The Chintimini Kennel Club in Corvallis puts the show on every year. Competitors come from all over the country. Breeders, dog handlers, and dog owners watch as their canines compete in … Continue reading »

Albany Man Saves Woman’s Life

ALBANY, Ore. — An Albany man is sharing his story, after he called 911 on Monday, saving a woman said to be held captive in her home for a week. Police arrested 37-year-old Craig Lazon on Wednesday, after they say he tied his wife up at their apartment on Southeast 21st Street. Police say on Monday, … Continue reading »

Police: Albany Man Tries to Kill Wife

ALBANY, Ore. — An Albany man is behind bars after police say he held his wife captive for a week and tried to kill her. Police say the victim’s daughter was living in the home the entire time. Albany Police arrested 37-year-old Craig Lazon on Tuesday on multiple charges, including attempted aggravated murder, kidnapping in … Continue reading »

Target Peeper Buys New Phone

ALBANY, Ore. – Albany Police say the man who may have recorded a woman in a Target fitting room has gotten a new phone. On Thursday, police arrested 40-year-old Inocencio Ventura-Carbajal, a suspect detectives say was caught on security footage at Target. Police say the victim reported seeing the man pointing a cell phone underneath … Continue reading »

Albany Girl Still Fights for Life

PORTLAND, Ore. — A 7-year-old Albany girl is still fighting to stay alive with an untreatable disease. McKenzie Andersen was diagnosed with Enterovirus in December, and is now paralyzed — but for the Andersen family, the pain of having a child in the hospital is all too familiar. Angie Andersen, McKenzie’s mother, has been by … Continue reading »

Albany Man Accused of Murdering Father

ALBANY, Ore. — An Albany man accused of killing his own father was arraigned on Tuesday afternoon. Martin Ferrero, 26, appeared in court through a web cam monitor from the Linn County Jail. The Albany Police Department says Ferrero killed his 64-year-old father, Thomas Ferrero, Sunday evening. Detectives say after the murder, Ferrero called 911, … Continue reading »

Group Fights to Make Highway 20 Safer

CORVALLIS, Ore. — A section of Highway 20 between Corvallis and Albany is in the top 10 percent of crash sites in the state, and neighbors are fighting to make is safer. A group of neighbors, Saving Lives at Merloy Avenue, has already worked with the Oregon Department of Transportation to lower the speed limit … Continue reading »

Suspects Pose as Bell Ringers

CORVALLIS, Ore. — If you’re giving money to Salvation Army bell ringers, Corvallis Police are warning you to be careful. That comes after the Safeway store on NE Circle Boulevard in Corvallis recently reported someone posing to be a bell ringer and collecting money. Corvallis police say they believe the crimes are also happening in … Continue reading »

Bike Path Hearing to Continue

CORVALLIS, Ore. – The conversation about a proposed bike path in Benton County is still on the table, after Tuesday’s planning commission meeting about the issue was for the second time set to continue at a later date. Last week, the Benton County Planning Commission wrapped up public testimony in favor of the project. On … Continue reading »

Albany-Corvallis Path Decision on Hold

CORVALLIS, Ore. — The decision to allow a bike path between Corvallis and Albany is now on hold. On Tuesday evening, the Benton County Planning Commission heard public testimony about whether to allow a conditional use permit for a bike path in an exclusive farming zone. More than 100 people came out for the meeting. Because … Continue reading »

Older posts «