OSP Investigates Commercial Truck Crash

MILL CITY, Ore. – Oregon State Police is continuing its investigation into a commercial truck crash on Highway 22 Wednesday. Troopers say the crash happened around 3 a.m. A commercial truck, transporting a 70,000 pound condenser, was traveling downhill when the rear car started to swerve and lost control. The vehicle and load rolled onto … Continue reading »

Fire Investigated as Possible Arson

MILL CITY, Ore. — The Linn County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fire at a nail salon as a possible arson. The fire at the Pure Indulgence Nail Salon on Southwest Broadway Street was first reported around 1:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning. The salon and its contents were seriously damaged. A nearby video rental store … Continue reading »

Transient Faces Burglary Charges

MILL CITY, Ore. — A Mill City man arrived home to find a burglar rummaging through his belongings. Deputies charged Byrum Woodin, a transient from Salem, with several charges, including robbery and assault. They say the 70-year-old homeowner came home to find his door was forced open. When he confronted Woodin, he was allegedly knocked … Continue reading »