Month: January 2017

Latest Oregon news, sports, business and entertainment

  SHERIFF’S OFFICE EMPLOYEE-SENTENCE Ex-sheriff’s office employee gets probation for lying (Information from: The Bulletin, http://www.bendbulletin.com) BEND, Ore. (AP) — A former Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office employee charged with lying to federal agents investigating theft allegations against a former sheriff’s captain has been sentenced to three years of probation. The […]

Fire claims one life; Henry to present state of the city; Port discusses storage buildings; High electricity bill? School districts likely won’t change schedules

Fire claims life Friday night A Vancouver, Washington woman died after a fire destroyed the travel trailer she had been living in Friday night south of Florence. The fire was spotted by a neighbor at seven pm, Alan Montgomery told firefighters he saw flames coming from the roof of the […]

Prep and college basketball results

Prep basketball Friday night… The North Bend Lady Bulldogs beat the Siuslaw Vikings 59-27.  In other results, Douglas knocked off Marshfield 56-51 and Brookings-Harbor demolished South Umpqua 58-18.  Friday’s results create a three-way tie at the midway point in the Far West League season with Marshfield, North Bend and Douglas […]

#10 Oregon holds off Utah; Colorado wins the battle of the winless; preps…

Prep basketball Thursday night… The Mapleton Sailors were swept by the Siletz Valley Warriors.  The Lady Warriors came out on top 44-21 in the opener.  In the nightcap, Siletz Valley beat the Sailors 67-56. Pac-12 Basketball Dillon Brooks returned from missing a game with a foot injury to score 17 […]