Two Bulls Fire: 55% Contained Thursday

Bend, Ore. — Fire crews have passed the half-way point in containment efforts of the Two Bulls Fire, burning west of Bend. According to the Central Oregon Fire Information Center website, the wildfire is 55% contained as of Thursday morning. Crews say that means the fire will not grow larger that its current 6,908-acre size. … Continue reading »

Electric Meter Vandalism a Safety Issue

CORVALLIS, Ore. –┬áThe vandalism of electric meters in downtown Corvallis is posing some safety concerns, and Pacific Power is now offering a reward for the help in prosecuting those involved. Pacific Power says over 150 electric meters in downtown Corvallis have been damaged. Doris Johnston, the Regional Community Manager with the company, says the vandalism … Continue reading »

Reward to Catch Hit-and-Run Driver

OAKLAND, Ore. — Friends of an Oakland man are offering a reward to help to find the person who hit a motorcycle and then drove off. The 73-year-old Oakland resident was driving on Highway 101 on February 15 near Winchester Bay, when troopers say a silver SUV hit the back of his motorcycle and forced … Continue reading »