Crook County authorities have advised residents of 27 homes to evacuate as a wildfire in the Ochoco Mountains of Central Oregon grows in heavy timber.
Crook County emergency services manager Michael Ryan said most people complied with the evacuation alert issued Thursday morning, but a few former wildland firefighters living in the Marks Creek area stayed behind.
The evacuation aRead More »
Republican Monica Wehby says she raised $846,000 for her U.S. Senate campaign during the latest fundraising period.
The report brings her total second-quarter fundraising haul to $955,000 - slightly more than half of what Democratic Sen.Read More »
Oregon State Police arrested a Klamath County man Tuesday evening in Josephine County who was wanted on an outstanding warrant for Attempted Murder. The warrant was issued in connecting with a shooting incident in Sprague River in May 2013.Read More »
A lawyer for the former police chief in Prineville says he was fired as a result of accepting an assignment in 2013 to train troops in South Korea.
The former chief, Eric Bush, is also a brigadier general with the Oregon Army National Guard.Read More »