Free Sand Available to Prevent Flood

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Residents in Corvallis can pick up some free sand to keep the floodwater out of their homes. You just need a shovel. Public Works says with the rising river levels, the city’s drainage system is slower. Residents say they appreciate having the sand available. “It does add peace of mind. I think … Continue reading »

Localized Flooding on Sunderman Road

MARCOLA, Ore. — Emergency workers in Lane County are closely monitoring rivers and streams and warning residents about localized flooding. Emergency managers says they are keeping a close eye on the Row River and the McKenzie River near Vida–both with banks reaching close to full. Other problem spots are the Mohawk and Siuslaw rivers. Neither … Continue reading »