linn county

Santiam Park Fire 100% lined

LINN COUNTY, Ore. – A wildfire in Linn County is now 100% lined. The Santiam Park Fire was first reported Tuesday afternoon near the North Santiam State Recreational Area. As firefighters rushed to establish control, high winds pushed the Santiam Park Fire …

Hunter accidentally shoots two kids

Linn County, Ore. — Two young children are recovering today after their father accidentally shot them during a hunting trip. The two injured kids are ages two and four. According to the Linn County Sheriff’s Office, the father says he thought he …

Pickup truck crashes into Lebanon, Oregon home

Linn County, Ore. – Oregon State Police said troopers responded to the vehicle crash off Highway 20 near milepost 16 just around 8:15 a.m. Thursday morning. According to OSP, a Chevy pickup driven by 56-year-old Jefferson resident Les Giles Engstrom was travelling …

Lawsuit over minimum wage increase

Medford, Ore., — Some Oregon counties are taking action against the state legislatures move to raise the minimum wage last month, and are looking to file a lawsuit against the state. The Register Guard reports Lane County is expected to join the …