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Articles from the May 13, 2021 edition

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Fire-related theft suspects won't be going to trial

It was greeted as good news locally when the Lane County deputies assigned to the McKenzie Valley arrested two suspects connected to thefts on fire-impacted properties in January. “The McKenzie District deputies serve the community members in the...

 

Local for Gov?

RAINBOW: "Being born and raised here I've seen a lot of things in the last year and a half that I can't just sit back and watch without stepping up and trying to carve a new path." Those words, Darin...

 
 By Eric Tegethoff    News    May 13, 2021

Wildfire Awareness Month: OR prepares for Fire Season

May is Wildfire Awareness Month, and the western United States is preparing for an active year. Coming off a severe wildfire season where nine Oregonians were killed and 40,000 were displaced,...

 

Road maintenance

Lane County's Bridge Crew was busy last week replacing about 80 damaged deck boards throughout the Goodpasture Covered Bridge. Increased traffic there had caused accelerated wear and tear. The work...

 

Reflections launches new website

Since 1978 McKenzie River Reflections has been focused on serving the McKenzie River Valley’s nine unincorporated communities - for local news and information on area activities, recreation...

 

Spring cleaning

The McKenzie Community Track and Field in Blue River is making an appeal for people power to help with a spring clean up at the Blue River facility. The track was fortunate and received only minimal damage during the wildfire. The track was a...

 

McKenzie Sports Report - May 13

McKenzie Varsity Sports Schedule This Week The McKenzie Varsity Girls and Boys Track and Field teams travel to North Lake High School this Friday, May 14 to compete in the Outback Invitational. Field events start at 11:00 am and track events will...

 

Sheriff's Report - May 13

May 3: 7:02 a.m: Assist, Information - 55400 block, McK. River Dr. 11:02 a.m: Citizen Contact - Horse Creek Rd. & McK. Hwy. 12:32 p.m: Assist Oregon State Police – McK. Hwy. Milepost 46. 4:12 p.m: Reckless Driving - Donna Rd. & McGowan Creek Rd. A...

 

State Police Report - May 13

May 7: 07:52: Warrant Arrest – Marcola Rd. Observed two vehicles parked on Marcola Rd. near Milepost 4 with garbage around their vehicles. Conducted a field interview and a male subject was found to have a warrant for his arrest. He was...

 

McKenzie Fire Report - May 13

May 3: 0:10: 88000 block, Millican Rd. Medical, Trauma. Patient Assessed, 1 Transported. 10:43: Milepost 14, McK. Hwy. Medical, General. Patient Assessed, 1 Transported. 17:27: 88000 blk, Keola Ln. Medical, General. Patient Assessed, 1 Transported....

 

Upper McKenzie Fire Report - May 13

May 4: 10:00: Vehicle Fire – McK. Hwy./Aufderheide Dr. Fire below the engine & catching on wood chips. 01:39: Fire Alarm - 57600 McK. Hwy. North smoke. May 8: 19:44: Medical - 91806 Mill Creek Rd. Female, Conscious, Breathing. The Upper McK. Fire...

 
 By Finn J.D. John    History    May 13, 2021

Citizens hired world-champ boxer to humiliate town bully

All through the summer of 1973, there was one song on the radio everywhere that you just couldn't get away from: Jim Croce's smash hit, "Bad, Bad Leroy Brown." Come to think of it, it's been very...

 
 By Kym Pokorny    Garden    May 13, 2021

Choose a lawn mower to fit your needs

Considering the 80 million home lawns in the country, there are a lot of people buying lawn mowers. How you choose between rotary, reel and electric models has to do with your situation and preferences, said Alec Kowalewski, Oregon State University...

 

Aufderheide Drive remains closed

U.S. Forest Road 19 (Aufderheide Drive) remains closed to through traffic entering the area off Hwy. 126 due to a rockslide. McKenzie River Ranger District officials say the cliff adjacent to Road 19...

 

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