Cougar Killed After Attacking Sheep

WREN, Ore. — ¬†A cougar that a family says killed four of its sheep is now dead, after trappers with the USDA Wildlife Services were successfully able to track the animal nearby and kill it. Joseph Postman and his wife Lois Olund say within the last week, four of their 60 sheep have disappeared from … Continue reading »

Residents Fight Livestock Ordinance

JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — A 40-year old¬†ordinance is at the center of controversy in Junction City. It bans residents from owning animals like chickens and ducks and it has residents crying foul. Now, they’re taking their fight to the web, by creating a campaign on Facebook. They call themselves the Backyard Farming Coalition. On the … Continue reading »

“Miracle Pig” Survives Jump from Trailer

LACOMB, Ore. — A daring pig didn’t go to the market, she didn’t get ice cream, and she almost died on her way home. “Snickers” is now being called a miracle pig after evading death twice. “That was the most traumatic thing. I will never forget that in my life,” said the pig’s owner Scott … Continue reading »