Author: RYLEIGH NORGOVE - [email protected]

Police Logs: week of Feb. 2

CRESWELL SHERIFF’S OFFICE MONDAY, JAN. 23 8:40 am: Police officer hold, Scott Ln. 9:42 am: Suspicious vehicle, 298 E. Oregon Ave. 9:49 am: Dog at large, 182 S. 2nd St. 1:55 pm: Weapons offense, Emerald Pkwy./Masters Ave. 2:06 pm: Indecent exposure, 99 W. F St. 10:16 pm: Check welfare Scott[Read More…]

Springfield honors MLK

SPRINGFIELD —  A crowd of more than 100 community members marched in remembrance of  Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday morning, starting at the Springfield Justice Center and concluding at Springfield High School for an indoor presentation. This year’s theme was “celebrating strength through challenging times.”  “Today is a celebration,[Read More…]

‘Kraken’ variant emerges

Respiratory virus prevention steps such as masking and avoiding gatherings helped limit RSV, COVID-19,  and influenza transmission over the holidays, but health officials say Oregon isn’t out of the woods yet.  The latest COVID-19 variant, unofficially nicknamed the “kraken,” has the potential to be widespread in the state, compounding challenges[Read More…]