Regional

31 March 2015

Seattle artist creates rain art

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Seattle, Wash. -- A Seattle artist has created designs that magically appear only when the ground is wet. Peregrine Church created Rainworks last May and uses Always Dry for his art, which is marke ...

31 March 2015

Fighting cancer with Polio

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Portland, Ore. -- (KGW)  Less than two months ago, Bruce McCain moved easily around his northeast Portland home and certainly moved without a walker. Today he relies on it for each step. In early F ...

31 March 2015

Missing Oregon woman left behind car, phone, purse and dogs

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Powell Butte, Ore. -- A 27-year-old woman who went missing from Central Oregon last week left behind her car, phone, purse and dogs.  KTVZ in Bend reports Shauna Fowler has been missing since 11 p ...

31 March 2015

State of Washington considers banning palcohol

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Olympia, Wa.-- Lawmakers in Washington state are considering a bill banning powdered alcohol, or palcohol.   It's just powder, you add water to, shake and drink. The federal government approved it ...

31 March 2015

Cesar Chavez Community Service Day

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Medford, Ore.-- Today is a day to celebrate! Governor Kate Brown proclaimed March 31st as Cesar Chavez Community Service Day. It recognizes the life and legacy of Chavez's public service and it hon ...

27 March 2015

Portland considers east side homeless camp

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Portland, Ore. -- (KGW) On any given night, 1800 people are without shelter in the Portland area and many are moving to the east side of the city. To fight illegal camping, Mayor Charlie Hales' offi ...

27 March 2015

More than 2,300 sea lions on Astoria docks

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Astoria, Ore. -- (KGW) Sea lions have returned to Astoria in record numbers. The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife counted 2,340 on the docks of the East Mooring Basin last Friday. Some, includ ...

27 March 2015

Pink chickens roam around Portland

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Portland, Ore. --- Portland is staying weird and here's proof: Two pink chickens, one rooster and one hen, made their way to the city's waterfront Thursday, March 26th.A county animal control office ...

27 March 2015

Tougher background checks for gun purchases?

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Ore. -- On Thursday, March 26th, Oregon Democrats introduced a bill to require background checks on private firearm sales. That is setting up a showdown with gun rights advocates that could come as ...

26 March 2015

Portland man arrested after trying to abduct a child

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Portland, Ore. --- A Portland man is behind bars tonight, after the police say he attempted to kidnap a two-year-old child. Police say the mother and her child were walking in northwest Portland the ...