The Columbia Press 2 Public safety calls The week ahead Many public meetings are held virtually. Information on how to connect is posted on each entity’s website. Monday, Feb. 21 • President’s Day. Schools, banks and most government offices will be closed. Tuesday, Feb. 22 • Astoria-Warrenton Chamber Networking Breakfast, 7:45 a.m., Asto- ria Brewing Company, 144 11th St. Guest speaker Zach- ary Stocks on Oregon Black Pioneers. • Warrenton City Com- mission, 6 p.m., City Hall, 225 S. Main Ave. • Astoria City Council, 7 p.m., City Hall, 1095 Duane St., 2nd floor. Wednesday, Feb. 23 • Kiwanis Club of Warren- ton, 1 p.m., Camp Kiwan- ikong, 595 Ridge Road. • Clatsop County Commis- sion, 6 p.m., via GoToMeeting. Thursday, Feb. 24 • Sunset Empire Trans- portation District Board, 9 a.m., Transit Center, 900 Marine Drive, Astoria. February 18, 2022 Warrants • Warrant service, 3:34 p.m. Feb. 10, Highway 101 at Ensign Lane. Jeremy Warren Bash, 52, of Seaside was arrested on a felony warrant issued by Clatsop Coun- ty Circuit Court. • Warrant service, 6:36 a.m. Feb. 11, Warrenton Mini Mart. Robert Ray Casey, 64, no known address, was arrested on a war- rant issued by Clatsop County Sheriff’s Office. • Warrant service, 10:42 p.m. Feb. 14, 100 block Southwest Al- der Court. Tyler M. Hedgecock, 30, of Warrant was arrested on a warrant issued by Clatsop Coun- ty Circuit Court. Drugs • Heroin overdose, 2:08 p.m. Feb. 14, 90800 block Fort Clat- sop Road. Thefts and burglaries • Theft of motor, 10:49 a.m. Feb. 11, 200 block Southeast Marlin Avenue. A man reported the theft of an $1,800 Mercury out- board motor. • Credit card fraud, 1:30 p.m. Feb. 11, Walmart. John Lee Jernigan, 53, no known address, was arrested on suspicion of Clatsop County’s only independent weekly newspaper Published by Clatsop County Media Services LLC Send news or address changes to: 5 N Highway 101 #500, Warrenton OR 97146 Cindy Yingst, Publisher/Editor (firstname.lastname@example.org) 503-861-3331 Peggy Yingst, Advertising Director (ads-TheColumbiaPress@outlook.com) 503-861-3331 D.B. Lewis, Circulation Director (email@example.com) 503-861-3331 Postage paid at the Warrenton Post Office All content copyrighted by Clatsop County Media Services LLC four counts of credit card fraud stemming from thefts valued at $482 at Walmart, Harbor Street Cigarettes and O’Reilly’s Auto Parts. • Auto theft, 5:06 a.m. Feb. 13, 100 block Northwest Fourth Street. • Vehicle burglary, 3:55 p.m. Feb. 14, 1600 block Northwest Peter Iredale Road, Fort Stevens State Park. Suspicious circumstances and disturbances • Trespassing, 9:45 a.m. Feb. 8, Port of Astoria property near Shilo Inn. Del Eriksen Heiner, 63, no known address, was cited for criminal trespassing. • Couple acting suspiciously, 6:56 p.m. Feb. 11, Fred Mey- er. Desiree G. Grieve, 29, no known address, was arrested on three warrants issued by Clatsop County, and Samuel Joe Johnson, 31, no known address, was arrested on three warrants issued by Clatsop County. • Disturbance, 10:26 a.m. Feb. 13, 0-100 block Northeast Har- bor Court. Parties separated. • Disturbance, man won’t leave when asked, 9:01 a.m. Feb. 14, 33200 block Sunset Beach Lane. • Suspicious behavior, 2:07 p.m. Feb. 14, Shilo Inn. Fred Kelly, 54, of Warrenton was arrested for criminal trespassing. Traffic • Speeding, 8:16 p.m. Feb. 9, Highway 101 south of Alternate Highway 101. Driver cited for going 65 in a 45 mph zone, for driving while suspended and having no insurance. • Unsafe driving, 2:33 a.m. Feb. 11, Skipanon Drive north of East Harbor Drive. Jasper G. Bryan, 20, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of in- toxicants and booked at Clatsop County Jail. He also was cited for driving without a license and having no insurance. • Unsafe driving, 12:52 a.m. Feb. 13, Harbor Drive at King Avenue. Patrick C. Sewell, 29, no known address, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of intoxicants. He also had an outstanding warrant issued by Josephine County. He was booked at Clatsop County Jail, where his blood-alcohol contest was recorded at 0.31 percent. Medical calls • Medical response, 6:21 a.m. Feb. 11, 0-100 block Southeast Harbor Drive. • Medical response, 6:42 p.m. Feb. 11, Northeast First Street at Skipanon Drive. • Medical response, 3:49 p.m. Feb. 12, 300 block Marlin Ave- nue. • Medical response, 8:33 p.m. Feb. 13, Walmart. • Medical response, 6:49 a.m. Feb. 14, 100 block Southwest Kalmia Avenue. • Medical response, 1 p.m. Feb. 14, 33200 block Sunset Beach Lane. Man killed in crash on Megler A man from Chinook, Wash., was killed Feb. 10 when his small car hit a large pickup truck on the Astoria Megler Bridge, according to Astoria Police. Stephen Schemel, 62, was headed south on the bridge at high speed when his 2003 Mini Cooper crossed the cen- ter line and struck an oncom- ing Ford F250, police said. Schemel was not wearing a seatbelt and died at the scene. The truck driver, who was not named, had minor inju- ries and was treated at the scene. College news President’s list Grace Peeler of Astoria was named to Gonzaga University’s president’s list for fall semester 2021. Students must earn a 3.85 or higher grade-point average to be listed. Gonzaga is a private Catholic University in Spokane, Wash. Bachelor’s degree Sarah Lertora of Astoria was among the undergraduate stu- dents who received diplomas from George Fox University in the fall. Lertora earned a bachelor’s degree in communications from the private college in Newberg.