Confined Space Drill For Corvallis Fire

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Imagine getting stuck in a confined space and not being able to get out. The Corvallis Fire Department says it gets called out to such scenarios, and crews need to be as prepared as possible when it does happen. On Thursday, the department conducted a drill at Oregon State University to practice … Continue reading »

Coast Guard Rescues Fisherman

COOS BAY, Ore. — The U.S. Coast Guard medically evacuated a fisherman off the coast of Coos Bay Sunday. Officials say the fisherman suffered from internal injuries and needed immediate medical assistance. The Coast Guard says the American Triumph, a commercial fishing and processing vessel, contacted them around 3:30 p.m. to Medevac a 37-year-old male … Continue reading »

A New Leash On Life

CORVALLIS, Ore. — The Heartland Humane Society in Corvallis has given six stray dogs a new “leash” on life. They came from an overcrowded shelter in Riverside, California. Two of the dogs, a terrier and a spaniel, were on the euthanasia list because they were too shy. “Sometimes it takes a little change in scenery … Continue reading »