May 21, 2010. Local News and Weather Summary by Weldon Grieg and Jim Willhight. (Edits from 12:03, 3:03 and 4:04pm newscasts). Grasshopper Infestation, Sweet Home Residentail Fire on Pleasent Hill Drive, Women's Body Found in Santiam River, Week End Weather. Listen to or download mp3 file of news update>.
Weldon Greig with Chief Healy on Last Day. Listen to May 14, 2010 2:05 pm and 4:05pm newscasts. News Director Weldon Greig reports: Large Barn Fire in Yamhill, Lebanon Police Chief MIke Healy with Weldon talking about his last day (today) before retirement and the interm leadership at LPD. Jim Willhight with the weekend weather forecast for the Coast, Valley and the Cascades plus details on the Linn County Lamb and Wool Festival and NW Sheepdog Trials in Scio.
Arrest this afternoon at about 1:30 pm by Lebanon Police detectives. Arrested Zebulun Myers Fry, 22, of Lebanon on a charge of second-degree assault in connection to an April 17 stabbing. Fry was temporarily held in the Lebanon Justice Center and later transported to the Linn County Jail where he was lodged on the assault charge.
Detectives were conducting a follow-up investigation regarding an April 17 altercation in the 200 block of W. Sherman Street in Lebanon. During the altercation another 22-year-old man suffered a stab wound to his arm.
After the altercation the victim was transported to Lebanon Samaritan Community Hospital by a friend.
Lebanon police were notified at that time about the incident. The victim was treated and released a short time later.
The investigation is continuing and anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Klint Sheets at 541-258-4320.
May 5, 2010 3:00pm: Lebanon Market Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested. News Director Weldon Greig has the update.
Linn County Lamb and Wool Festival Grand Parade, Scio, OR, May 2010 (left- Mike Mason, Right- Jim Willhight) [click to enlarge]
2008 Lebanon Strawberry Festival Queen Hannah Patton* (Senior at East Linn Christian Academy)
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