Rafters Rescued from McKenzie River

MCKENZIE RIVER, Ore. — A group of river-goers was successfully rescued after being stuck on a rock in the McKenzie river. The photos in the gallery below were taken of the rescue on Marten rapids by West Coast Action Photos Six people were stranded on this rock after their raft got stuck. Another raft floating … Continue reading »

Two Men Drown on Father’s Day

EUGENE, Ore. –It was a tragic weekend for some people who spent Father’s Day on the river. Two people drowned in two separate incidents on Sunday. Officers say 40-year old Allen McGill from Oakridge was swimming in the Willamette River near the gravel bar under Beltline. Rescue crews say they received calls of a man … Continue reading »