Regional

29 July 2015

Oregon Governor Brown ordering state agencies to step up water conservation efforts

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Ore. --- Governor Kate Brown is ordering state agencies to step up their water conservation efforts.The goal is to reduce water consumption by 15% across all state-owned facilities on or before Dece ...

28 July 2015

Ore. Governor signs bill allowing recreational pot sales

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Ore. -- Starting October 1st, Oregon medical marijuana dispensaries will be able to sell recreational marijuana to adults 21 and over. The bill will temporarily allow tax free retail sales through ...

28 July 2015

Run out on the field with the University of Oregon's football team on YouTube 360

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Eugene, Ore. --- Calling all Duck fans!If you've ever wanted to experience running out onto the field at Autzen Stadium, you're in luck. University of Oregon athletics utilizes YouTube 360 video to ...

28 July 2015

Kroger recalls 4 spices sold at Fred Meyer

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(KGW) Fred Meyer parent Kroger Co. has recalled four of its Kroger brand spices due to possible contamination for Salmonella. The grocery chain recalled Kroger Ground Cinnamon, Kroger Garlic Powder, ...

26 July 2015

Bend Police: man kills landlord

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BEND, ORE. --  Bend Police arrested 34 year old Daniel Robert Norquist on Saturday, after allegedly shooting and killing Andrew Steven Cordes.  Police say Cordes was a mutual acquaintance and land ...

24 July 2015

TV News Anchor Claims She Was Fired For Marijuana Use

Written by Natalie Weber, Posted in Regional

A Eugene television news anchor claims she was fired from her job because of her marijuana use outside of work. Cyd Maurer worked at KEZI, the ABC affiliate, as an anchor and reporter. "Like any oth ...

24 July 2015

Pot got former Oregon TV anchor fired, she claims

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Portland, Ore. –- (KGW) A former Eugene, Oregon TV news anchor said she was recently fired from her job for testing positive for marijuana. Cyd Maurer, 25, said she was driving a work vehicle in M ...

23 July 2015

Bicyclist sues two drivers after being hit during intersection confusion

Posted in Regional, Local

Who is liable when drivers direct other drivers? A crash last November involved two cars and a bicyclist. One of the drivers waved the other through the intersection. When that car drove through, th ...

23 July 2015

New traffic cams added to Southern Oregon roads

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Ore. --- Six new traffic cameras are now operating Southern Oregon. ODOT recently completed the installation of the cameras, which help monitor road conditions. Three of the new cameras are on I-5, ...

23 July 2015

California Wragg Fire spreads to 6,900 acres

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(Updated 7/24) Fire officials in California say the Wragg Fire has grown to 6,900 acres and is 20 percent contained. Officials say one outbuilding and tent trailer has been destroyed by the fire an ...