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News in Linn County, Oregon
Lebanon man arrested after lengthy I-5 pursuit
Sat, 19 Apr 2014 15:54:00 -0700
A Lebanon man was arrested after leading police in a lengthy pursuit that topped 100 mph and went on Interstate 5 from Albany to Lane County, then back up to near Brownsville, according to authorities.
Police: Naked priest arrested with hundreds of child pornography photos
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:23:01 -0700
Police arrested a priest from Albany on encouraging sex abuse charges Thursday while working on a child pornography investigation.
Commissioners OK marijuana dispensaries moratorium
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 06:45:00 -0700
Lebanon’s Going Green Compassion will close, for now
Linn County: 2 killed in Saturday morning crash near Lebanon, according to Oregon State Police
Sat, 05 Apr 2014 09:05:43 -0700
Oregon State Police officials responded to two fatal crashes that left four people dead and sent several others to the hospital in the span of just six hours on Friday night and early Saturday morning.
Man dies in snowmobile crash in central Oregon
Sun, 23 Mar 2014 10:41:50 -0700
BEND, Ore. (AP) -- A Lebanon has died in a snowmobile crash in central Oregon Saturday. Linn County Sheriff's Sgt. Michelle Duncan said 67-year-old George Elmer Eichner of Lebanon died after he hit a tree. He was part of a snowmobile club and was riding with 44-year-old Alen Lee Wargnier of Keizer. Eichner was wearing a helmet and suffered a severe head injury. He was pronounced dead at the ...
Oregon priest arrested on 50 child porn counts
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:28:14 -0700
A priest who up until last week served at a Corvallis church was arrested on child porn charges Thursday, the Albany Police Department confirms.
Speaker: Oregon farmland prices have begun rebound
Fri, 04 Apr 2014 18:14:02 -0700
Farming in Oregon is quickly being divided into two classes: large-scale family or public corporations composed of several thousand acres, or niche farms of fewer than 400 acres, Terry Silbern…
Commissioner candidates make their case
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 07:00:00 -0700
There weren’t a lot of fireworks or “gotcha!” moments.
Three C. Oregon snowmobile crashes kill 1, injure 2
Sat, 22 Mar 2014 20:34:33 -0700
Three snowmobile crashes in Central Oregon on Saturday afternoon killed one rider, a Lebanon man, and injured two others, authorities said.
Corvallis church associate arrested on child porn charges
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:37:00 -0700
A priest with the St. Anne Orthodox Church in Corvallis was arrested Thursday on child pornography charges.