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Another aggressive cougar reported in Dunn Forest


A Corvallis man reportedly became lost in Oregon State University’s Dunn Research Forest overnight last week after fleeing an aggressive cougar.

Teen murder sentences: Oregon asks high court to step in


SALEM (AP) — The Oregon Department of Justice is taking the Salem case of twin brothers sentenced as teenagers to almost 67 years in prison to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Traffic update: Highway 34 has reopened near Tidewater; Highway 20 eastbound still closed


The Oregon Department of Transportation reports that the Highway 34, Alsea Highway, has reopened. It was closed between milepoints 10 and 11 near Tidewater because of a tree that fell on a power line.

Highway 20 crash kills Newport woman


A Newport woman was killed Tuesday on Highway 20 near Toledo when the vehicle she was driving veered off the road, went down an embankment, struck a tree and rolled onto its passenger side.

Early-morning crash kills Brownsville woman


A 25-year-old Brownsville woman died early Sunday in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 228 near milepost 4 in Linn County.

Close encounters: Dunn Forest incident raises questions about threats from – and to – cougars


Peter Idema has been running the trails and logging roads of Oregon State University’s Dunn Research Forest near his Soap Creek Valley home for more than 30 years.

Motorcyclist hurt in Albany crash


A motorcyclist was hurt Saturday afternoon after a collision with a vehicle near the intersection of 21st Avenue and Chicago Street in southeast Albany.

Lawsuit filed in death of Corvallis Boy Scout


On October 13, 2018, Nolan Grant Henderson, a 16-year-old junior at Corvallis High School, died during a Boy Scout hiking trip in Klamath County when he fell climbing a steep slope.

Tangent man who carried AR-15 to City Hall said he was concerned for livestock with cougar in area


An Army veteran who reportedly went to Tangent City Hall with an AR-15, a holstered pistol and wearing tactical gear on Sept. 4 said he was armed because he was checking in on livestock earlier that morning, and there had been reports of a mountain lio...

Colorado man sentenced to prison for assault


A Colorado Springs, Colorado, man pleaded guilty Friday morning in Linn County Circuit Court to second-degree assault – domestic violence.

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