Cottage Grove sentinel. (Cottage Grove, Or.) 1909-current, May 08, 2019, Page 2A, Image 2

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On The Record
Cottage Grove Reservoir
opening to be delayed
The U.S. Army Corps
of Engineers will delay the
opening of Cottage Grove
Reservoir day-use parks
by about a week as workers
continue to clear storm de-
The Corps plans to
open the day-use parks at
Cottage Grove for week-
end-only use starting May
18. However, those sites
will be closed during week
days as maintenance crews
continue clean-up efforts.
In past years, Corps-man-
aged day-use parks gener-
ally open the second week-
end in May, but during a
late-February snow storm,
hundreds of trees were
damaged within the parks
at Cottage Grove Reservoir
and Dorena Reservoir.
As each park is complete-
ly cleaned up, the weekday
restrictions will be lifted for
that park.
Fifteen camp sites at
Schwarz Campground, lo-
cated at Dorena Reservoir,
will remain closed until
June 30 to continue debris
clean-up efforts.
crews have been working
diligently since February
to clear the debris hazards
in the parks and camp-
grounds to lessen impacts
for upcoming camping res-
Once the campgrounds
are open, the teams will
shift their full attention to
the day-use parks.
For more information,
contact the Willamette
Valley park ranger office at
April 29
• A complainant called
police advising that a sub-
ject was yelling across the
fence at him, knowing that
the complainant could not
yell back due to a current re-
straining order. The parties
were separated.
• A male subject with
shaggy hair was reported
throwing knives in a grassy
area between Pink House
and Safeway, but was unable
to be located by officers.
Street was impounded.
• An officer was flagged
down on Taylor Street by a
complainant who said peo-
ple were stealing bark. It was
determined the people were
actually weeding the loca-
• Police presence was
requested at Al Kennedy
High School to “prevent a
riot from occurring” after a
student was suspended for
having Nazi paraphernalia
and other students became
a man and his daughter at
Eighth Street and Arthur
• A black female in a red
sweatshirt was arrested on
Eighth Street at 8:04 p.m. for
assaulting a woman’s five-
year-old daughter.
May 1
• A wallet was reported
stolen from a Walmart bath-
May 2
• Reckless driving of a car
doing cookies and racing
up and down River Road
was reported at the Cottage
Grove High School.
April 30
• A suspected $100 coun-
terfeit bill was reported by
the DMV.
• A complainant advised
officers that a dog had been
inside a hot vehicle with no
cracked windows for at least
20 minutes. Officers deter-
mined the dog was okay.
• A small, brown female
Dachshund running around
near a car wash on Main
May 3
• A railroad tie behind
B&A Auto was reported to
be on fire and, though extin-
guished, may have been on
fire again. The responding
officer found no fire, but a
discarded cigarette butt next
to the tie.
• A black female in a red
sweatshirt was reported at
7:22 p.m. to have threatened
May 5
• A subject on a bicycle
was arrested at Eighth Street
and Chadwick Avenue after
fleeing from officers.
Human remains
found near
Cottage Grove
Human remains were
discovered off of a log-
ging road in the Shore-
view area near Cottage
that on April 26, two
mushroom pickers lo-
cated bones on a private
property off Shoreview
The bones have been
confirmed by the Lane
County Sheriff ’s Office
to be human and appear
to have been at the loca-
tion for quite some time.
Exactly how long is
not yet known.
The sheriff ’s office
said it would be some
time before the remains
could be identified.
tral Oregon Community
College has announced that
Jenna Jablonski of Cottage
Grove has been included on
its Winter 2019 Dean’s List.
The Dean’s List recogniz-
es students enrolled in 12
or more graded credits who
receive a term GPA of 3.60
or better.
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