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Evidence of drugs in driver's system when crash killed 7 farmworkers in Oregon found admissible
A Marion County judge has denied a motion to suppress evidence that the truck driver accused of killing seven farmworkers in an Interstate 5 crash last year had used and possessed illicit drugs at
Snowy Trail Leads Detroit Police to Suspected Gun and Drug Stash, Man Charged
The marks led them directly to a man, a stashed gun, and a sizable stash of drugs. Around 8:08 p.m. on Jan. 15, cops spotted 28-year-old Alonta Jerome Howell zigzagging a gray Nissan Murano into oncoming traffic on Russell Avenue while yakking away on his cell, according to ClickOnDetroit. The...
Suspect charged with murder after 23-year-old man found shot dead in car, Salem police say
The Marion County Sheriff's Office found Jesus Ramos-Torres in his vehicle around 1:30 a.m. A suspect, Ismael Ventura-Arellano, has been arraigned.
Student arrested on murder charges after 2 found dead in a Colorado college dorm
A student was arrested Monday on murder charges over the shootings of two people who were found dead in a dorm room last week at the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs, police said.
Marion County Feb 20 Weekly Crime Report: 425 Incidents and 8 Crime Stories
Marion County Feb 20 Weekly Crime Report: 425 Incidents and 8 Crime Stories. During the last week, Marion County reported a total of 425 crime cases. The majority of these crimes, 273 to be exact, fell under the 'Other' category. This was followed by 69 cases of theft, marking a significant drop from the most prevalent crime type. Vandalism was the third most common crime with 47 reported cases. Assault cases were relatively lower with 20 incidents reported. The least common crimes were burglary, disturbance, and arrests, each with 5 reported cases, and a single case of robbery. These figures indicate a high prevalence of non-specific crimes in the place, with theft and vandalism also being significant issues. The low number of arrests compared to the total number of crimes could be a point of concern for local law enforcement.
3 teens escape MacLaren Youth Correctional Facility, police searching
WOODBURN Ore. (KPTV) - Police are searching for three teenagers who escaped from their correctional facility on Sunday evening. The three 19-year-olds escaped around 9:15 p.m., and police have issued warrants for their arrest. The youth are:. Angel Diaz-Barrera, age 19, adjudicated for first-degree robbery and carry/use of a dangerous...
Ethics board green-lights fishing for Oregon police officers in training
Oregon’s large campus that provides police officers with basic and specialized training can now allow fishing as well. Each year hundreds of police trainees live in Marion County at the Oregon Public Safety Academy training facility’s 237-acre campus, which includes a pond with abundant fish. Despite many requests from trainees to fish the pond, state officials have been reluctant to allow fishing if it ran afoul of Oregon’s ethics laws. ...
Oregon State Police seeking help in finding missing St. Paul man
Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a St. Paul resident who went missing Feb. 8 after last being seen on the St. Paul Bridge in north Marion County. Gurjinder "Gary" Singh Grewal, 48, was seen walking on the bridge on Highway 219 near milepost 24 at about 11 a.m. that...
‘Please come back’: St. Paul wife searches for missing husband
Ten days ago Gary Singh Grewal, who owns the St. Paul Market in the small Marion County town, was seen walking on the Willamette River Bridge around 10 a.m.
Linn County, OR High School Girls Basketball Schedule, Streaming Live Today - February 20
If you're wondering how to stream today's local high school basketball action in Linn County, Oregon, keep your browser fixed on this page. The details you need are outlined below. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune...
Today the gas price is close to $3.59 in Mill City as of 2024-02-19. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.279, a week ago the price is $3.196 , according to AAA.
42-year-old man who entered custody from Linn County dies in prison
ONTARIO, Ore. — An Oregon Department of Corrections (DOC) adult in custody, Dustin D. Patterson-Olah, died the evening of February 14, 2024, DOC stated in a media release. Patterson-Olah was incarcerated at Snake River Correctional Institution in Ontario and passed away at the institution. "As with all in-custody deaths,...
Video: Sendy Trail Ride in the PNW in 'Local Lines'
Just a short edit of a winter's ride here in Cascadia. It was spent in the forest on some of my go-to trails, with my good buddy Max there to capture it.
Valentine's Day courthouse incident yields arrest
SALEM — An extended standoff which involved the threat of firearm violence ended with a Valentine's Day arrest at the Marion County Courthouse. Marion County Public Information Officer Jeremy Schwab reported that a man had pitched his tent on the courthouse front entryway, and was asked to move at around 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 14. The location of the tent was directly in front of the passageway where visitors enter into the courthouse before proceeding through security screening. ...
12 couples tie the knot on Valentine's Day in 'Marryin' County' court
SALEM, Ore. — In a small strip mall off Highway 99E in Salem, right next to Jesus Our Jubilee Church, sits the Marion County Justice Court. Every weekday morning, Justice of the Peace Justin Kidd dons his judicial robe to preside over the day's court proceedings; small claims, landlord-tenant claims, and minor violations. It's the People's Court.
Marion Co. deputies searching for inmate who walked away from work crew
MARION COUNTY, Ore. (KPTV) - The Marion County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help locating an escaped inmate. The sheriff’s office says 26-year-old Noel Anguiano walked away from a work crew without permission at about 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday. The sheriff’s office did not say where the work crew was when he left.
Free Spring Summit for Mid-Willamette Valley Teens: Leadership, Health, and Career Workshops at Local Boys & Girls Club
The Capital City Youth Committee invites Mid-Willamette Valley teenagers to the ILEAD Youth Leadership Summit on Saturday, March 2, 2024. The event will take place at the Knudson Branch of the Boys & Girls of Salem, Marion, and Polk Counties. It will offer workshops on college and career readiness, financial literacy, health, and leadership. The summit is free for all high school-aged teens in the region.
Small businesses impacted by ice storm have loan possibilities
The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses in Clackamas and Marion Counties that were economically impacted by the winter ice storm that occurred Jan. 12–20. SBA acted under its own authority to declare a disaster following a request received from Gov. Tina Kotek on Feb. 6. The disaster declaration makes SBA assistance available not only for Marion and Clackamas counties,...
Large crowd turns out for Valentine's dance
Above left: Members of the Marion County community gather for Saturday’s “It’s A Sweet Thing” Valentine’s dance. Above right: The members of the Good Samaritans Foundation Board pose for a photo during Saturday’s “It’s A Swwet Thing” Valentine’s dance. Pictured, from left, are Gloria George, Bernadette O’Daniel, Debbie Spalding, Kandice Engle Gray and Denise Thomas. Large crowd turns out for Valentine’s dance PHOTOS BY DAVID NERI/The Lebanon Enterprise.
Colton girls basketball upset by Santiam in league playoff
The No. 10 Vikings were upset by No. 15 Santiam 37-34 at Colton High School on Tuesday, Feb. 13, in a closely contested Tri-River Conference league playoff. With the victory, Santiam snags one of the Tri-River Conference's four automatic bids into the 2A girls basketball state playoffs. "Kudos to Santiam for playing a really good game," Colton's head coach Valerie Wakefield said. "It's the postseason and everybody's coming to play, and they really came to play tonight. As for my girls, just really proud we...