Linn County Jail Still Hiring

ALBANY, Ore. — It has been five months since voters in Linn County renewed a law enforcement levy, but it is still taking some time before they will see changes. A huge portion of the approximate $100 million levy is going to the jail. The Linn County Sheriff’s Office says it will be able to … Continue reading »

Early Inmate Releases Continue at Jail

EUGENE, Ore. —  Lane County has had to let some inmates out of jail early, and now some citizens are concerned about their safety. Jacob Hartman put himself in harm’s way at his girlfriend’s home last week when he tried to protect her from her ex-husband. “I looked down because I felt something warm running down my … Continue reading »