Lorane Community Remembers Fire Chief

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — Hundreds of Lorane community members are remembering the founder of their own fire department. Chief Joe Brewer died in his sleep in December. He was 84 years old. The auditorium at Cottage Grove High School was with around 400 community members Saturday afternoon, as those who knew Chief Joe Brewer paid … Continue reading »

Philomath Soldier’s Memorial Service Set

PHILOMATH, Ore. — A Philomath soldier recently killed in Afghanistan will be honored at a public memorial service this Sunday. Pfc. Cody Patterson, a Philomath High School grad, will be remembered at LaSells Stewart Center on the Oregon State University campus. The service starts at 2 p.m. and is open to the public. In a … Continue reading »