Knife River Help Employees Cope

NEAR WOLF CREEK, Ore. — A grief counselor has been called in to help employees of Knife River cope with the loss of a co-worker after a fatal traffic accident on Wednesday. The regional president says 60-year-old Kathleen Wilson’s co-workers called her “Kasey” for short. He says the counselor stopped by the Medford work-site and … Continue reading »

Names Released in Fatal Traffic Crash

NEAR WOLF CREEK, Ore. — Police have identified the Knife River employee who died near a work zone yesterday on Interstate 5. 60-year-old Kathleen Roberta Wilson from Trail was working on a paving project, when she stopped a pickup and arrow board trailer with overhead caution lights and emergency flashers activated. She was standing in … Continue reading »

I-5 Road Worker Hit and Killed

NEAR WOLF CREEK, Ore. — Oregon State Police say a semi-truck driver who drifted out of his lane fatally hit a road worker. Troopers say the driver was unaware anyone had been killed and noticed the damage on his semi half a mile from the crash scene. Troopers say it happened around 1 p.m. on Interstate 5 … Continue reading »