Wilberger Story Changes A Community

CORVALLIS, Ore. — A tragedy brings a community together Sunday in an event to remember who Brooke Wilberger was and what she meant to the community. One after another, folks shared their stories about their efforts to find Brooke. Cammy Wilberger thanked all the volunteers for their support over the years.  She also told event … Continue reading »

Courtney’s Admission of Murder Brings Closure to Willberger’s Hometown

VENETA, Ore. — The small community of Veneta is reacting just a day after the whereabouts of Brooke Willberger’s remains were made public. Willberger’s family and her close-knit hometown are finally getting some closure. For more than five years, the people of Veneta have been waiting for answers about what happened to the college student.  … Continue reading »

Brooke Wilberger’s Remains Uncovered

CORVALLIS, Ore.– Investigators say Joel Courtney has pleaded guilty to the 2004 abduction and murder of Brooke Wilberger. Part of the deal made with prosecutors, Courtney had to assist investigators in finding the remains of Wilberger. The information Courtney gave lead to the discovery the Wilberger’s remains and saved Courtney from the death penalty. As … Continue reading »