Meet Mikey, a young Australian shepherd mix. He was brought to the shelter as a stray and was very scared. It took him a few days to even want to come out of the corner, but he’s warming up. He knows all of the basic commands and walks nicely on a leash. If you would like to visit Mikey or any other pet available for adoption at the Humane Society of the Ochocos, call 541-447-7178 or view the animals at www.humanesocietyochocos.com .
A Crook County Grand Jury on Thursday indicted a Prineville man who allegedly sexually abused several teenage males on 30 charges including sodomy, sex abuse and encouraging child sex abuse. Leo Carl Novak, 63, originally faced two counts of third-degree sex abuse and two counts of third-degree sodomy for alleged incidents involving two Crook County brothers, according to Ron Brown, the county's chief deputy district… ... more