Drug Dog Forced to Retire

ROSEBURG, Ore. — A drug dog in Douglas County is being forced into early retirement because of Oregon’s recently passed recreational marijuana law. But, her skills won’t go to waste. The passage of Measure 91 in November has a lot of state agencies making adjustments before the law takes effect this July, and that includes … Continue reading »

Springfield Honors Retired K9

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — After a more than 6-year career, Springfield says goodbye to one of its finest. Councilors honored Bronko at Monday’s council meeting, a now retired K9 Officer. The German Shepherd becomes a normal dog. He can now sleep inside, play with toys and go to the park. His handler, Officer Brian Keetle, says … Continue reading »