Former Coos County Deputy Arrested

IRRIGON, Ore. — A former Coos County Sheriff’s deputy and his wife, were arrested with 16 others for running a suspected cockfighting ring in rural Eastern Oregon. John Walker and his wife, Irina, a Romanian princess, and several of their neighbors, were arrested by federal agents Thursday and accused of hosting cockfighting derbies and illegal … Continue reading »

Council Votes to Add Deputy

CRESWELL, Ore — The Creswell City Council took two major steps Monday night towards improving public safety in its area. The council voted unanimously to fund and request a third Lane County Sheriff’s deputy. A number of people spoke at the meeting expressing their concerns surrounding public safety. “Response time here in town. I mean … Continue reading »