Regional

15 July 2015

Hepatitis C rates in Oregon rise above national average

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Ore. -- A new report finds more people are dying of hepatitis C in Oregon than most of the nation. Hepatitis C is a chronic disease that can be spread through blood transfusions. The new report fin ...

15 July 2015

Sex toys slung across power lines in Portland

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Portland, Ore. -- (KGW) Something that possibly began as a silly prank appears to be turning into an odd trend in Portland - stringing sex toys across power lines. Several people have reported the o ...

15 July 2015

OSU researchers discover algae that tastes like bacon

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Oregon State University-- If you're craving bacon but want the satisfaction of a healthy meal, researchers at Oregon State University may have the solution. Dulse...it's a new strain of algae, packe ...

14 July 2015

Teen girl survives plane crash, found days later

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Brewster, Wa.-- An incredible story of survival. A teenager from Washington state survives a small plane crash in the Cascade Mountains then spends days alone, looking for help near the town of Br ...

13 July 2015

Fatal trailer fire under investigation

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Norway, Ore. --- A couple is dead after a trailer fire near Norway between Myrtle Point and Coquille.Officials say the fire Friday, July 10th, killed 64-year-olds Judith and William Bitner. Official ...

13 July 2015

Fatal drowning at Rockaway Beach

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Rockaway Beach, Ore. --- A man has died after being caught in a rip tide at Rockaway Beach. The 35-year-old was swimming with his brother about 3:00 on Friday, July 10th, when he drowned. The Coast ...

13 July 2015

Oregon woman charged with leaving 5 kids in hot car

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Santa Ana, Calif. --- (KGW) A mother of five is facing possible child endangerment charges after police arrested her in Placentia, California on suspicion of leaving her five sons in a hot car. The ...

13 July 2015

Drought hits California state fair

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Calif. --- (KCRA)  The California State Fair is a showcase of the best the state has to offer, but you can't talk about California without talking about the drought. The 162 year old  fair has one ...

13 July 2015

Storage unit holds meth lab surprise

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Sacramento, Calif. --- (KNVN) A California man and his nephew recently got more than they bargained for during a storage unit auction.Inside unit was a meth lab, complete with many of the chemicals ...

13 July 2015

Governor Kate Brown expected to sign package of bills today

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Salem, Ore. --- It will be a busy day in Salem today, July 13th, for Oregon Governor Kate Brown.The Governor is expected to sign a package of bills.Senate Bill 4-54 will expand access to sick time f ...