High-Tech School Security System

  ALBANY, Ore.–  In the event of an emergency, time  is the most critical factor. Now, a high-tech security system designed to keep keep children safer could be coming to schools in Linn County. It couldn’t have come at a better time, especially after the foiled bomb threat at West Albany High School. It’s a cutting … Continue reading »

Driver Arrested After Eluding Troopers

ALBANY, Ore. — Oregon State troopers and Linn County deputies arrested a man Sunday after eluding police. Around 6:21 p.m. a trooper spotted a 2011 Volkswagon driven traveling southbound on Interstate 5 that was subject to a driving complaint. The trooper attempted to stop the vehicle, driven by Angel Gamaliel Gallo, 18, of Springfield, near … Continue reading »

Linn Co. Sheriff Addresses Gun Control

ALBANY, Ore. — Linn County Sheriff Tim Mueller never expected his letter would stir up such a response. He says it started as a simple statement to citizens on his stance on gun control, then he decided to turn his local letter into a national address to the vice president. “Well, I decided that since … Continue reading »

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