Silverton Man Dies After Embankment Fall

SWEET HOME, Ore. — A 19-year-old Silverton man died late Friday night after falling off a 50-foot embankment at Green Peter Reservoir, deputies say. The Linn County Sheriff’s Office says Michael Staab was camping with his girlfriend, 18-year-old Dana Buck of Corvallis, on Quartzville Road near Sweet Home. Deputies say Buck called 911 about a … Continue reading »