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News in Linn County, Oregon
Business Notes (April 21)
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:00:00 -0700
Linn Loan Officer: Robin Cook, a 15-year professional in the real estate/financial services industry, has joined OSU Federal Credit Union as a mortgage loan officer. She will serve Linn County. Most recently, Cook was a senior loan officer and underwriter for Landmark Professional Mortgage Company in Salem. She has been a lifelong resident of the Willamette Valley and attended Oregon State ...
Linn County receives BLM and USFS payments
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:20:00 -0700
Linn County has received more than $1.2 million from the Bureau of Land Management as its share of the FY2013 Secure Rural Schools Act payments, County Administrator Ralph Wyatt said.
Home repair program offers grants
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 06:52:00 -0700
Some homeowners in Linn County can benefit from a $400,000 state grant to the Linn County Home Repair Program.
Body found in Willamette identified as Portland man
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:03:00 -0700
The body of a man found Sunday afternoon in the Willamette River near Bryant Park has been identified as 45-year old Jared Ethan Brown of Portland, according to Linn County Sheriff Bruce Riley.
County unemployment jumps slightly
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 06:45:00 -0700
Linn County’s raw and seasonally adjusted unemployment rate took a slight jump in March.
Deputies identify man found floating in the Willamette near Albany
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 21:23:12 -0700
A family spotted the body of a man floating in the Willamette River Sunday afternoon while hiking near Bryant Park in Albany, the Linn County Sheriff's Office said. Officials identified the man as Jared Ethan Brown, 45, of Portland, on Monday afternoon.
Deputies Identify Body Found in River
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:15:24 -0700
ALBANY, Ore. — The Linn County Sheriff’s Office has identified the man whose body deputies recovered from the Willamette River on Sunday. Sheriff Bruce Riley says a family discovered the body of 45-year-old Jared Ethan Brown while walking through Bryant Park in Albany Sunday afternoon. “The body had actually been hung up on some debris about … Continue reading »
Dispensaries in limbo as moratoriums sweep state
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:13:33 -0700
Medical marijuana cardholders in some parts of Oregon will have to look harder than they expected for dispensaries as cities and counties throughout the state enact ordinances to keep the pot shops from ...
Sweet Home councilors reject dispensary moratorium
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:28:00 -0700
SWEET HOME — The City Council gave a green light to medical marijuana dispensaries Tuesday evening, rejecting a one-year moratorium ordinance 4-3.
Marijuana dispensaries in limbo as moratoriums sweep state
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 21:53:16 -0700
Medical marijuana cardholders in some parts of Oregon will have to look harder than they expected for dispensaries as cities and counties throughout the state enact ordinances to keep the pot shops from opening within their borders.