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(Madras, OR)  --  Authorities are looking for an inmate who escaped from the Deer Ridge Correctional Institution in Madras.  Officials say 31-year-old Clinton Orvill Swearingen the Second was discovered missing last night around 10:30.  Swearingen was sent to Deer Ridge in February on burglary and theft charges.  Anyone with information on Swearingen's whereabouts is asked to call Oregon State Police at 800-452-7888.

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  • Click on the link for the latest conditions on the mountain passes.

 

  • Purcell Boulevard Northbound lane between Neff Road and Full Moon Drive (West side of the hospital) is closed until December 20th.

 

  • Nels Anderson Road between Nels Anderson Place and Brandis Court, single northbound shoulder closure will be in effect, two-way traffic to be maintained. Project completion expected December 2017.