Articles tagged with: Salem

20 February 2015

Oregon's new Governor speaks to press

Posted in Local, Politics

Salem, Ore. --- Oregon’s new Governor met with the press for the first time Friday as the state's leader.Kate Brown was appointed to office on Wednesday, following the resignation of Governor John ...

19 February 2015

Oregon mom searching for lost teddy bear locket of baby's ashes

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. --- An Oregon mom is desperately searching for a teddy bear that holds her daughters ashes.Sarah Pequeno says the bear was lost in Salem on Tuesday, February 17th. She says the bear hold ...

13 February 2015

Salem putting up "Owl Warning" signs

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. -- Salem, Oregon is installing "Owl Warning" signs after several joggers were attacked.  The design was actually sent in by producers of 'The Rachel Maddow Show" after they used the si ...

05 February 2015

Aggressive owl attacks fourth victim

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore.-- An aggressive owl is still on the prowl in Bush's Pasture Park in Salem. Four victims say they have been attacked while running or walking on the trails. Luckily, the injuries reported ...

03 February 2015

Sobriety checkpoints may be coming to Oregon

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. --- Sobriety checkpoints could be back on Oregon roadways.The practice, where police set up checkpoints to catch drunk drivers was banned back in the 80's due to fears it stepped on peop ...

09 December 2014

Ashland woman claims $12.1 million Megabucks prize

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- Cathy Silver of Ashland, claimed her $12.1 million Megabucks jackpot prize over a month of learning she had a winning ticket. Silver won her jackpot prize by matching all six numbe ...

02 December 2014

Salem teacher accused of pulling off student's shirt resigns

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. -- (KGW) The teacher at an alternative high school in Salem accused of pulling off a student's shirt during class has resigned. Carrie McCann was initially placed on paid administrative ...

21 November 2014

Ore. pageant winner arrested in Keizer meth, heroin raid

Posted in Regional

Keizer, Ore. -- (KGW News) A former beauty pageant contestant's arrest on drug charges underscores a chilling pattern of drug abuse that police say they see time and time again among young people in ...

13 November 2014

"Roscoe Bandit" caught in Grants Pass

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- A man wanted in connection with four northwest bank robberies is in FBI custody Thursday after he was arrested at a Grants Pass recycling center.William Mitchell aka the "Rosco ...

13 November 2014

Willamette University football player arrested for murder charges

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. --- A 22 year old student at Oregon’s Willamette University was arrested Wednesday night, charged with murder for the death of a 66 year old Salem man.Michael Hampshire was murdered in ...