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Potato truck crahes west of Arlington

Oregon State Police (OSP) is continuing the investigation into the cause of Tuesday morning's rollover commercial truck crash along the eastbound lanes of Interstate 84 about twelve miles west of Arlington. As a precaution, the truck driver was taken to an area hospital for a medical evaluation and one lane is open while ODOT is on scene coordinating vehicle removal and guardrail damage assessment.

Motorcyclist dies from MVA injuries

Oregon State Police (OSP) confirmed the motorcycle operator involved in a Sept. 12 crash at an intersection on Highway 97 near Wasco in Sherman County has died. The OSP investigation is continuing and enforcement action is pending.

For the record, Oct. 2

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Oct. 2.

For the record, from Oct. 1

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Oct. 1, 2014.

Apple truck catches fire on Interstate 84

A semi-trailer loaded with 42,000 pounds of apples destined for the east coast was heavily damaged Sept. 27 after it caught fire along the eastbound lanes of Interstate 84 about three miles east of The Dalles.

For the record from Sept. 30

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Sept. 30.

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Deer arranged in pile

As more deer were added, a neighbor decided to file a police report

For the record, Sept. 26

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Sept. 26, 2014.

For the record, Sept. 25

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Sept. 25, 2014.

For the record from Sept. 24

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Sept. 24, 2014.

For the record, Sept. 23

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Sept. 23, 2014.

Woman shot after hunting in Wamic

A Portland woman was Life Flighted from Wamic Sept. 20 after an apparently accidental gunshot wound to the head inflicted by her husband.

RV, shop razed by flames

Firefighters do not yet know cause of blaze

Wildfire in Dufur Monday in mop-up

The Oregon Department of Forestry responded to a new fire in the area of Dufur Monday, Sept. 22. The fire is contained and in mop-up by local unit resources Tuesday morning, Sept. 23. The Jewel Road Fire was reported burning 7 miles west of Dufur in grass, brush and oak. Six engines, two crews, two helicopters and two bulldozers responded to the fire, which grew to 33 acres. The fire is now contained and in mop-up by local unit resources this morning.

Youths charged in historic TD home fire

Two boys, ages 12 and 14, are slated to enter pleas Oct. 7 to charges of first-degree arson in a June fire that destroyed a partially burned historic home on West Fourth Street in The Dalles.

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