Oregon Army National Guard Welcomes Home Soldiers

Posted by Anna Erickson on May 31, 2015
Maj. Gen. Daniel Hokanson, Adjutant General, Oregon, welcomes home Oregon Army National Guard Soldiers of the 234th Engineer Company during a demobilization ceremony held in Salem, Oregon, May 30. The engineers spent approximately nine months conducting carpentry, plumbing, electrical and other construction missions at United States military facilities throughout Kuwait and the surrounding region. (Photo by Sgt. 1st Class April Davis, Oregon Military Department Public Affairs)


SALEM, Ore. – Around 180 soldiers of the 234th Engineer Company were welcomed home during a demobilization ceremony at West Salem High School.

Those in attendance at Saturday’s ceremony included Oregon Governor Kate Brown, U.S. Senator Ron Wyden, U.S. Representative Kurt Schrader and Maj. Gen. Daniel Hokanson, Adjutant General, Oregon.

The 234th Engineer Company is headquartered at Camp Rilea in Warrenton, Oregon, …

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Fatal Crash on Highway 101

Posted by Anna Erickson on May 30, 2015


ROCKAWAY, Ore. – A man dies after going over an embankment and slamming into a tree.

Tillamook County got a 911 call of a possible intoxicated driver traveling south from Nehalem Bay State Park. OSP were trying to find the car, when a crash was reported with the same car.

Oregon State Police say 26-year-old Jeffrey A. Barnwell was traveling southbound on …

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Suspect On The Loose in Vancouver Stabbing

Posted by Anna Erickson on May 26, 2015


VANCOUVER, Wash. – A man stabbed a customer at the IQ Credit Union on NE Vancouver Mall Drive around 1:00 pm Tuesday.

A bank employee asked a man to take off the hood off his sweatshirt and when a customer tried to intervene, the suspect stabbed the customer in the stomach and fled the bank.

The victim’s injuries appear to be non-life …

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Missing Corbett Teen Found Safe

Posted by Anna Erickson on May 17, 2015


CORBETT, Ore. – A missing Corbett teen has been located and is safe. 17-year-old Serenity Leann Hooker was last seen at Corbett High School at 3:30 pm Friday.

Police say Serenity told a witness she was waiting for a friend to pick her up, and she left a note for her parents that she was going for a walk and would …

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In The Garden With Mike Darcy for 04-11-15

Posted by dshurtliff on April 11, 2015

Written by Mike Darcy

9:30 Fran Sorin, Author, “Digging Deep, Unearthing Your Creative Roots Through Gardening”

Fran Sorin is an author and gardening and creativity expert. She has extensive media experience; as a media trainer, broadcaster, journalist, speaker and celebrity spokesperson. For more than 25 years, Fran has been guiding and inspiring individuals to use gardening and connecting with nature as a tool for well-being. Author Jessica Walliser, …

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