Man Arrested for Triple Murder Plot

CORVALLIS, Ore. — A traffic stop over the weekend led to a man high on meth admitting to a plot to murder three people in Philomath. According to a Benton County Sheriff’s Office affidavit, a sheriff’s deputy pulled 33-year-old Anthony Rodrigues over early Saturday morning in Corvallis. The deputy noticed Rodrigues sobbing when he approached … Continue reading »

Woman Dies After Being Struck By Car

BENTON COUNTY, Ore. — An elderly woman died after being hit by a car south of Corvallis. The crash occurred at Fern Road and Southwest Airport Road a little before 1 p.m. on Tuesday. Investigators say it appears 89 year-old Hannelore Zimmerman was outside her residence getting her mail when she was struck by a … Continue reading »