McKenzie River Reflections

Doug Dunbar Scholarship Awarded to Matthew Brownlee

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Contract negotiations for hatchery operations in Oregon are going into overtime. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will extend its cooperative agreements with Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW) for up to 120 days, as the agencies continue negotiating contracts for the Corps’ fish hatchery services in the Columbia, Willamette and Rogue river basins. The current agreements, entered into in 2012, expire June 30, 2017.

June 8: 1:04 am: Alarm – 91000 block, Donna Rd.

3:46 pm: Lost Subject – Lat. 044.032484. Long. -122.273562. Caller went past Cougar Hot Springs, turned onto FS Rd. 19-85 driving for 30 -45 minutes before stopping. Caller is lost, tried to get around a “giant fallen root thing,” clutch is no longer working. 17:51: Tow truck is on the scene.

4:58 pm: Assist, Information – 41000 block, Madrone St.

New rule will take effect in 2019

A new law allowing the salvage of roadkilled deer and elk will not take effect until Jan. 1, 2019 at the latest. Salvaging roadkilled deer and elk remains unlawful until new rules are adopted to implement the new statute.

Claim hatchery fish harm wild stocks

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June 1: 9:31 am: Foot Patrol – 35000 block, Camp Creek Rd.

10:13 am: Reckless Driving – Deerhorn Rd. & McK. Hwy. Caller advises two log trucks are bypassing scales on McK. Hwy. They were driving too fast on Holden Creek Lane when caller tried to get out of driveway. Involved is a red truck, short logger, 2 trailers & a blue truck.

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McKenzie River Reflections is the weekly newspaper serving Oregon's McKenzie River Valley. Available by mail for $23/yr in Lane County, $29/yr outside Lane. Digital subscriptions are $23/yr. Subscribe at: http://mckenzieriverreflectionsnewspaper.com/catalog/subscriptions-0. Purchase copies online at: http://mckenzieriverreflectionsnewspaper.com/catalog/back-issues-0. Read about area communities including Cedar Flat, Walterville, Camp Creek, Leaburg, Vida, Nimrod, Finn Rock, Blue River, Rainbow and McKenzie Bridge.