Deputy Killed in Motorcycle Crash

Posted by mworkhoven on September 5, 2015

A fatal motorcycle crash takes the life of a Multnomah County Sheriff’s Deputy. 47 year old  Eric Gustafson of Vancouver was killed while off duty on a motorcycle trip. He was on a rural highway near Redding, California and police say he drifted off the edge of the road and lost control.
Gustafson was a 26-year veteran, and was the most …

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New Lieutenant for Marion County

Posted by Anna Erickson on August 29, 2015


MARION COUNTY, Ore. – Sheriff Jason Myers swore in the newest Lieutenant to their Jail Division.

Sergeant Jeff Stutrud took his oath of office in the Japanese Garden of the Marion County Jail campus while surrounded by family, friends and co-workers.

Stutrud has worked for the Sheriff’s Office for 16 years. He was moved to the Enforcement Division where he was promoted …

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Roseburg Man Receives France’s Top Honor For Bravery

Posted by Pat Boyle on August 24, 2015

Paris, France – Oregon National Guardsman Alek  Skarlatos received the Legion of Honor medal from the President of  France today for helping take down a gunman on a high speed train bound for Paris on Friday. His two friends, U.S. airman Spencer Stone and Anthony Sadler and a British businessman also received that country’s highest award for bravery.

Skarlatos returned to …

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Body Found in Duplex Fire

Posted by Anna Erickson on August 23, 2015
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WASHINGTON COUNTY, Ore. – The body of a man was found in a duplex on Teddi Rose Ct. near Beaverton.

After hearing an explosion, witnesses saw the garage of the home on fire.

Neighbors were then asked to evacuate their homes. When fire crews got there, they found the garage door in the road and flames coming from the garage and a …

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Portland Man Promises PSU $100 Million Donation – Has Yet to Pay

Posted by Brett Reckamp on August 21, 2015

PORTLAND, Ore. —  Portland State University thought they were going to get a huge infusion of strings-free cash this week, but it wasn’t to be.

A private donor and former student who wished to remain anonymous said he wanted to donate $100 million dollars to his beloved school.  After discussions a date of August 18th was set to announce the gift. …

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