Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Oct. 29, 2014.
One in five Oregonians have voted
Rebranding includes earth-toned palette
Mayor believes move was politically driven
To the editor: If you think your congressman should be bought and paid for by out of state money — voter for Greg Walden. If you think your congressman should put his personal religious beliefs and political party agenda before his constituents and Oregon — vote for Greg Walden. If you think the hugely profitable fossil fuel industry needs billions in tax payer subsidies and tax breaks — vote for Greg Walden.
PORTLAND — Oregon health officials have designated six hospital systems as the go-to centers for treatment in case a person in the state is suspected of having Ebola or is diagnosed with the disease.
ALBANY (AP) — In the wake of Thursday’s fatal crossover crash on Interstate 5 near Albany, the Oregon Department of Transportation hopes to begin construction on cable barriers through Linn County, and in Salem, in mid-November, according to an agency spokesman.
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Prosecutors say a 23-year-old woman was high on marijuana when she fled an apartment fire in Keizer, leaving her 4-year-old son inside.
The Oregon Recreation Trails Advisory Council (ORTAC) invites trail users to nominate additions to the state’s network of non-motorized trails.
Community nonprofit calendar of events from Oct. 28
Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Oct. 28, 2014.
THOUGH ACTUAL earth-moving is still a few days away, community representatives marked the beginning of construction of the new 50-meter Thompson Park Pool Monday, Oct. 27, with a ground breaking ceremony. Pictured, from left, are Wasco County Commissioner Scott Hege, The Dalles Mayor Steve Lawrence and Northern Wasco County Parks & Recreation District board members Travis Dray, Dean Dollarhide, Marcus Denny, Catherine Whalen, and Nikki Lesich.
SALEM (AP) — Oregon will test a new road tax option that would charge drivers for each mile they travel, instead of the tax now added when filling up at the pump.
Projected cost for renovations is $450,000
Amount of revenue awaits M91 fate