The animal vanished last week from his backyard, and with the magnitude of fireworks Saturday, the race is on to bring him home.
As police surrounded the Village Park Apartments, Ron Mullen called his daughter and told her to stay calm - and take cover.
Coos County DA Paul Fraser says the autopsy revealed that Forest Franklin Martin died as a result of the trauma.
F-15 Eagle fighter jets will fly over the Creswell Fourth of July Celebration on Saturday, the final stop for the Oregon Air National Guard planes from the 173rd Fighter Wing at Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls, Oregon.
An apartment manager serving an eviction notice was fatally shot and killed by the tenant, who then took his own life, Springfield Police said.
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With the fire danger high, you may want to leave the fireworks to the professionals at shows planned across Western Oregon.
At least one structure has burned, according to the North Sherman Fire Department, which is based in Oregon but assisting firefighters in Washington. It is unclear at this time what kind of structure it is.
38-year-old Jeremy Daniel Ringquist attempted suicide in jail Wednesday night; he died Thursday evening at the hospital, according to Lane County Sheriff's Office.
Some were worried about the dry conditions while others looked forward to Fourth of July fun.
He says emphatically that declining federal timber funds have decimated the DA's Office and the sheriff. “It's getting more difficult as time goes on to do the work that we're all sworn to do. Obviously, that alone is a challenge.”
"Young people aren't going into the trades like they used to,” says Angie Hicks with the online Angie’s List. “This becomes a problem for homeowners because it becomes more difficult for them to find people to do work around their home and maintenance work."
Eugene Police released this series of photographs taken inside the crime scene at Civic Stadium.
A motorcyclist who left the scene after his passenger fell off Wednesday night has been arrested, Eugene Police said.
Four boys will likely face second degree arson charges for lighting the initial fire that spread out of control and burned historic Eugene Civic Stadium to the ground on Monday.