Talent

Former Talent City Manager facing criminal charges

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — A former Talent City Manager is facing criminal charges after he allegedly secretly recorded face-to-face conversations. Thomas Corrigan served as Talent’s City Manager from 2012 to 2018. He was fired from the position back in February of last …

Talent man reported missing

TALENT, Ore.   — The Talent Police Department is looking for a local man that’s been missing for several months. 33- year old Nathan Karpowicz was last seen in the Talent area last November. He is described as a white man, 6’2″ tall, …

Local mosque reacts to mass shootings

TALENT, Ore. — Despite two horrific mass shootings at mosques in New Zealand, many gathered for afternoon prayer at the local mosque, Masjid Al-Tawheed, not letting fear get in their way. While some were praying, others in the community stopped by to bring …

City of Talent considering ban of single-use plastics

TALENT, Ore. — The city of Talent is considering a ban on single-use-plastics. City councilors met Wednesday night for a presentation on the “zero waste” initiative. The ordinance would prohibit restaurants and grocery stores from using single-use plastic food items, including straws, bottles, …