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The Bitterroot Star
Emergency drill scheduled for Corvallis school
The exercise will provide emergency responders and school staff an opportunity to practice plans for school lockdown, rescue and medical triage of victims, and post-emergency reunification of students with parents.The exercise will start at approximately 2 p.m. on Wednesday and it should be completed by 5 p.m. During the exercise there will be ... (more)
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Ore. man treated for carbon monoxide poisoning
Officials at Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend in Springfield said Paul Trosper also suffered a heart attack believed linked to the poisoning.
Passersby alert residents to house fire
People passing by spotted a house fire and alerted the father and toddler daughter inside, who escaped to safety along with their pets.
The Newberg Graphic
Winter Weather Closes Schools Across Oregon
Portland Public Schools are open Tuesday, but buses are on snow routes. The Corvallis schools, Scappoose, St. Helens and Vernonia district are among those closed.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Oregon school closures: Corvallis, Albany and Lebanon schools closed Tuesday
Passersby help a pickup get up the incline on the Lyon Street Bridge Friday morning, Dec. 6, 2013 in Albany, Ore.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
School Closures: Monday December 9th
Some schools down in the Willamette Valley are already pulling the plug on Monday classes.
Coldest temps of arctic blast hit overnight Saturday
PORTLAND The coldest night of a recent arctic blast to hit Oregon and Washington came overnight Saturday with temperatures at Portland International Airport dipping down to 13 degrees.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Storm over, but snow will likely stick around until at least Tuesday
The snow didn't just stick - it's going to stick around. The Eugene area isn't forecast to get above freezing until Tuesday at the earliest, meaning the 7 inches of snow that fell won't be melting any time soon.
Oregon State to close at noon due to snow
CORVALLIS, Ore. Oregon State University will close its main campus in Corvallis at noon Fridday because of excessive snow that is becoming packed, creating hazardous conditions.
Snow wallops Western Oregon, tangling highways from Vancouver to the California border
But it really snowed -- up to 8 inches and counting -- in the mid-Willamette Valley around Corvallis and Philomath, as an upper-level low moved down the Washington and Oregon coast overnight Thursday into Friday.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Recognize these 2? Couple possible suspects in campus thefts
The suspects swiped two wallets and a Mac laptop from campus, then used one of the stolen debit cards to buy a power cord for the computer.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
U.S. 20 two-car crash south of Lebanon leaves 25-year-old woman dead
A 25-year-old woman died early Thursday in a two-car wreck near Lebanon. A two-car crash on U.S. 20 south of Lebanon early Nov. 28 left a 25-year-old woman dead and a man with likely non-life threatening injuries, according to Oregon State Police.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Activist Alert 11-27-2013
The next Eugene Musicians Collective event will be from 5 to 8 pm Saturday, Nov. 30, at the Vets Club downstairs, featuring Dreamdog and The Dennis Smith Project.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Masked gunmen rob Corvallis home
Masked gunmen forced their way into a home Monday night and robbed the resident at gunpoint.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Car rear-ends tractor, two taken to the hospital
Two people were taken to the hospital Friday when a car rear-ended a farm tractor on Highway 34 east of Corvallis.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Sheriff: OSU student critically injured after being hit by DUII driver
A 21-year-old OSU student was critically injured Thursday afternoon, after deputies say a man under the influence of drugs ran a red light and smashed into her car.
McMinnville man arrested in connection with car crash that critically injures OSU student
Authorities said a car ran a red light and slammed into another car, critically injuring a college student.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Motorcyclist who outran police captured on gas station camera
A motorcyclist who twice sped away from police on Interstate 5 last Friday may have been caught on camera at a gas station just before the chase started.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
4-car crash on I-5 ties up traffic
Trooper Casey Hunter said the crash occurred just before 5 p.m., when a Nissan driven by Kyler Kelly, 20, of Corvallis was on the on-ramp from Knox Butte Road northbound onto I-5.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Kids can learn about 'Art in Nature'
Kids ages 4 to 12 can discover "Art in Nature" on Nov. 23 in Corvallis. Session is 2 to 4 p.m. at the Hesthavn Nature Center: 8590 Oak Creek Drive.