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SAR at Toketee Falls, Aug. 13

On Sunday, August 12, 2018, at 2:48 PM, Douglas County Emergency Communications received a 9-1-1 call reporting an adult male who fell down a cliff at Toketee Falls. Emergency personnel responded to the scene...
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Vehicles & Farm Implement Fatal, Aug. 10

On August 8, 2018 at approximately 11:43am, OSP Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a multi-vehicle fatality crash involving a farm implement on SR-201N near milepost 20. Preliminary investigation...
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Waterfall Jump Rescue, Aug. 9

A Coast Guard aircrew medically evacuated a 52-year-old man who reportedly jumped 60 feet from the top of a waterfall at Rock Creek Falls, Wednesday, Aug. 8.  An Air Station Astoria crew aboard an MH-60...
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Setting Standards for tall Wood Buildings, Aug. 9

The State of Oregon Building Codes Structures Board recently approved and the Oregon Building Codes Division (BCD) adopted code language providing for taller wood building construction in Oregon. The Aug. 1,...
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Oregon Century Farms, Aug. 9

At the annual awards ceremony at the Oregon State Fair, families from across the state will receive recognition for operating as Century or Sesquicentennial (150-year) Farm or Ranch.  The 2018 ceremony will...
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Record in Grants Awarded, Aug. 9

As a testament to Oregonians’ steadfast and growing commitment to supporting culture, the Oregon Cultural Trust will award a record $3.02 million in grants to 137 cultural nonprofits in fiscal year 2019, a 3...
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Motorcycle Fatality Clackamas Co., Aug. 8

On August 5, 2018 at approximately 2:45 PM Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to the report of a single vehicle (motorcycle) crash on Hwy 224 near milepost 43. Investigation reveals...
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Pedestrian Struck on Hwy. 62, Aug. 7

On August 4, 2018 at about 11:48pm, Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a report of a vehicle versus pedestrian on Hwy 62 near milepost 5. Investigation revealed that Jason...