Articles tagged with: Oregon

22 July 2015

Chrysler vehicles hacked

Posted in Local, U.S. & World News

Ore. --- A flaw in some Chrysler vehicles allows hackers to control the cars remotely, using the internet. Hackers can disable brakes, shut down the engine and make electronics go haywire, even driv ...

22 July 2015

Cosmos Creations presents worlds largest caramel corn ball

Posted in Local

Junction City, Ore. --- The world's largest caramel corn ball was born in Oregon!  Meet "Carl," eight feet tall, 25 feet around and more than 6,700 pounds! Cosmos Creations, of Junction City, const ...

21 July 2015

Oathkeepers guarding military recruiting center in Grants Pass

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore.  --- Less than a week after a mass shooting left five service members dead, a local group is standing guard outside a military recruiting center in Grants Pass.Members of the Oath ...

21 July 2015

Caught on Cam: Officials searching for vending machine burglar

Posted in Local

Cave Junction, Ore. --- A man is seen breaking into a public vending machine and stealing all the money inside, that typically goes to the Illinois Valley Volunteer Firefighters Association.It happe ...

21 July 2015

Pacific Power warns customers of scam calls

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Pacific Power is warning customers of a phone scam where criminals are trying to get money and steal personal information. In general, scammers call demanding payment for overdue b ...

20 July 2015

Klamath Falls residents may see increase in garbage rates

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. --- Garbage rates could soon be going up in Klamath Falls.Waste Management is requesting the Klamath Falls City Council to approve a 5 percent rate increase.Waste Management says ...

20 July 2015

Two Portland citizens save woman from burning car

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. --- Two brothers rescued a woman from her burning car in Portland over the weekend.It hit a gas pump at a Chevron station and burst into flames Saturday, July 19th."She's going to die ...

20 July 2015

Grants Pass named one of the top 10 cities with widest rich and poor gap

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- Grants Pass has been named as one of the top 10 cities with the widest gap between the rich and poor. The list was recently published in USA Today, with Grants Pass at number t ...

17 July 2015

Giant anteater now at Wildlife Safari

Posted in Regional

Winston, Ore. --- The first giant anteater is now on display at Wildlife Safari.Introducing "Mojo", fresh in from the Buffalo Zoo.Wednesday, July 16th, she was introduced to her permanent home in th ...

17 July 2015

Medford adopts an ordinance addressing marijuana plant smell

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Taking a stand on marijuana odors, Medford City Council adopts an ordinance addressing the plant's smell.Councilors approved an offensive odor ordinance Thursday night, in which re ...