Up until 6 p.m. tonight, Heartland Humane Society is offering 24 hours of refuge to pets whose owners are coping with flooding issues. Shelter operators ask that people call 541-752-9833 before bringing pets to the shelter at 398 S.W. Twin Oaks Circle, so they can prepare.
Today at noon, Benton County Commissioner Jay Dixon signed a declaration of local emergency/disaster for the unincorporated areas of Benton County. Corvallis City Manager Jim Patterson also declared an emergency within the corporate limits of the City of Corvallis.
PM Bus routes will be avoiding high water areas. Parents of students in the Lacomb and Hamilton Creek areas are encouraged to pick up their students are soon as possible. PM bus routes may be modified due to road conditions. Buses unable to deliver students due to road conditions will be returned to the school and parents notified.
Lebanon High School all evening events and activities canceled. Athletics, drama and College Info Event.
A major slide on NW Niagara has been reported with a large amount of debris and fir trees blocking the road. The Vineyard Mountain area has reported multiple slides and the Vineyard Mountain Road District hired a contractor, who is clearing the road. Slides also have been reported at Pickadilly near North Albany, Highway 223 three miles north of Highway 20, Highway 34 and Yew Wood, Highway 34 Milepost 47, Lobster Valley at Little Lobster and Honeygrove Road near Alsea.