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Fire destroys portion of the Frolic & Rodeo grandstands

A fire broke out in the Philomath Frolic & Rodeo grandstands late Monday night and caused heavy damage just 10 days before the opening of the community’s biggest celebration. Philomath Fire & Rescue and several agencies from surrounding districts responded to the fire at approximately 10:50 p.m. “It’s tragic,”...
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West lineman Jacob Anderson commits to Oregon State

BILLINGS- Billings West offensive tackle Jacob Anderson announced his commitment to Oregon State football on Monday via twitter. The all-state offensive tackle was a highly touted recruit who also received offers from Montana, Montana State, Baylor, Colorado, Washington State, Kansas, Kansas State, Portland State, Utah, and Nevada among others. Billings...
BILLINGS, MT
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If you build a wall, somebody will spray it

The south leg of the walking and bike path between Albany Station and Swanson Park was built in 2015. Ever since then, the concrete blocks of the path’s retaining wall have proved irresistible to vandals with their spray cans. I don’t know how many times community volunteers and other...
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Law Enforcement Report: June 17-23, 2022

Editor’s note: The Law Enforcement report is based on information submitted by the Philomath Police Department and Benton County Sheriff’s Office. All calls for service may not be included. The status of incidents might change after further investigation. Locations are approximate. Individuals are identified in log only if arrested on felony charges. Juveniles are not identified. People arrested or suspected of crimes are considered innocent until proven otherwise.
PHILOMATH, OR
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Shooting under investigation, south of Independence city limits

On Saturday, June 25, at about 8:57 p.m., a Polk County citizen called 911 to report hearing multiple gun shots around the area of Highland Road and Stapleton Road, outside city limits of Independence. The witness heard vehicles speeding away from the area. Polk County Sheriff’s Office responded to investigate...
POLK COUNTY, OR
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Riders and their horses on the courses at Inavale

For a quarter of a century now at Inavale Farm south of Philomath, riders and horses have been competing in the three disciplines of eventing — dressage, cross-country and show jumping. “We are the only one in Oregon and since we have started, we’ve been the only one in...
PHILOMATH, OR
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Oregon State Football Impact Newcomer Power Rankings

The first four years of the Jonathan Smith era have resulted in a considerable talent influx for the Oregon State football program. With an emphasis on building the roster through a balanced approach that includes the Transfer Portal, junior college, and high school landscapes, Corvallis has become a much more attractive destination over the last few recruiting cycles.
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