One person died in this blaze in the 1900 block of Willow in Sweet Home, Oct. 27, 2014 (Albany FD)

2 dead in separate Sweet Home fires

One person was found dead in a home at 1900 Willow St., the Sweet Home Fire and Ambulance District said, and another person was killed in a …

Daniel Newbill, 27, was arrested around 3:30 a.m. Oct. 27, 2014. (CPD)

Corvallis car break-in suspect jailed

Corvallis police believe a man now in their custody is responsible for a slew of vehicle break-ins and the burglary of a local business.

Cardinals young outfielder Oscar Tavares and an 18-year-old girl were killed in a car crash in the Dominican Republic Oct. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Rising star Oscar Taveras killed in crash

Oscar Taveras, the St. Louis Cardinals’ outfielder regarded as one of the majors’ top prospects, died Sunday in a car accident in his native…