Articles tagged with: Oregon

29 June 2015

Recreational marijuana, what's legal?

Posted in Regional

Ore. --- We’re only two days away from marijuana becoming legal in Oregon. Here are some reminders on what's legal and what isn't.Starting on Wednesday, July 1st, you can smoke anywhere on your pr ...

29 June 2015

Dog euthanized after repeated kicking; man charged with felony

Posted in Regional

Gladstone, Ore. -- (KGW) A man was charged with felony abuse of an animal Saturday after he allegedly kicked a dog so many times that the dog had to be euthanized. A person called 911 around 5 p.m. ...

26 June 2015

Retail sales for recreational marijuana may be happening sooner than expected

Posted in Regional, Politics

Ore. --- Oregon could see retail sales of recreational marijuana starting sooner than expected.A state legislative committee approved a bill yesterday which would allow early sales through existing ...

26 June 2015

Governor Kate Brown ends negotiations on gas taxes

Posted in Local

Ore. --- Gas taxes won't be raised any time soon. Governor Kate Brown called an end yesterday to negotiations aimed at raising gas taxes to pay for highway and bridge construction. Republicans were ...

26 June 2015

Springfield man in custody after bodies found in freezer

Posted in Regional

Springfield, Ore. --- 38-year-old Jeremy Ringquist is in custody.Springfield Police believe he is responsible for killing his parents, Karen and Randy Ringquist and putting their bodies in a freezer ...

25 June 2015

Reminder to stay safe in the hot weather

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Mother Nature is making sure we know its summer with triple digit temperatures in the forecast, but the high temperatures can also potentially be dangerous.Health officials are rem ...

25 June 2015

Vancouver man dies after falling from a viewpoint at Mill Creek Falls

Posted in Local

Prospect, Ore. -- Officials say a 66-year-old man from Vancouver who slipped and fell from a viewpoint at Mill Creek Falls early Thursday morning has died. Officials say the man fell about 75-100 fe ...

25 June 2015

City of Ashland warning walkers about aggressive deer

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- The City of Ashland is urging caution around B and Fourth Streets and Gresham and Fairview Streets due to aggressive deer.Officials say deer can become aggressive if they sense the ...

25 June 2015

Wild mustang competition this weekend in Klamath

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. --- If you've ever wondered how to tame a wild mustang, you won't want to miss an unusual competition coming up this weekend in Klamath Falls.Six trainers will be working with wi ...

25 June 2015

Grants Pass may become third city in Oregon to pass a sales tax

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- Grants Pass could become the third city in Oregon to pass a sales tax.City manager Aaron Cubic says the criminal justice system needs help and sales tax may be a good permanent ...