Elk Poaching Investigation

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Oregon State Police is offering a reward to anyone who knows anything about who poached an elk north of Corvallis. Troopers say someone found between 250-300 pounds of wasted elk meat dumped on Oregon State University’s property on Tampico Road a couple weeks ago. Investigators say someone cut off the bull elk’s … Continue reading »

Reward Offered in Illegal Elk Shooting

COOS BAY, Ore– Oregon State Police is offering a $500 reward for anyone with information to an illegal elk shooting near Coos Bay. Troopers say a resident had an exchange with a bow hunter on Coos Sumner Lane near milepost 5 Saturday night. Shortly after, a herd of elk ran out of a private pasture. … Continue reading »

Truck Crashes After Hitting Elk

YACHATS, Ore. — Parts of Highway 101 were shut down for four hours Thursday morning as crews worked to clean up a roll over accident. Oregon State Police say the driver of the logging truck hit two elk on Highway 101 near Yachats. One of them ended up lodged under the truck, causing the driver … Continue reading »