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 »

Oregon State Police Hiring 24 Troopers

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Oregon State Police is adding new troopers to its patrol force but these recruits will not be able to patrol for several months. The Grants Pass office will be receiving two new troopers and the Central Point office will be getting one. These new recruits are replacing retired troopers or those … Continue reading »