Articles tagged with: Oregon

22 May 2015

Governor Kate Brown declares drought emergencies for eight more counties

Posted in Local

Salem, Ore. -- Eight more Oregon counties have been declared drought emergencies by Governor Kate Brown including Jackson and Josephine counties. Deschutes, Grant, Morrow, Umatilla, and Wasco were ...

22 May 2015

Parents at odds over Gervais school condom policy

Posted in U.S. & World News

Gervais, Ore. -- (KGW) Some parents in Gervais are concerned over a proposal to hand out condoms to kids as young as sixth grade. The district approved a similar proposal in an effort to cut down on ...

22 May 2015

Fire officials respond to structure fire overnight in O'Brien

Posted in Local

O'Brien, Ore. -- (Press Release) At approximately 3:30 a.m. Friday the Illinois Valley Fire District, AMR and Rural Metro were tone out and responded to a reported structure fire at the 100 Block ...

21 May 2015

Van vs. U.S. postal truck fatal crash under investigation

Posted in U.S. & World News

Portland, Ore. --- A U.S. postal service truck and a van collided in Portland, Oregon and both caught fire. The van driver was killed in the crash.Authorities say the mail truck driver was hospitali ...

21 May 2015

Govnernor Brown reminds Oregonians of fire safety for Memorial Day weekend

Posted in Local

Ore. --- With Memorial Day weekend approaching, many have plans for camping and other outdoor activities, but Oregon Governor Kate Brown is asking for everyone to use basic fire safety.Governor Brow ...

21 May 2015

Census numbers show Portland growing

Posted in U.S. & World News

Portland, Ore. --- More people are moving to Portland, that's according to new census numbers.Portland is now the 28th most populous city in the country.The Census Department estimates the city has ...

21 May 2015

Grants Pass shooting continues under investigation

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- The Jackson County sheriff's office is still investigating a shooting that sent a Grants Pass man to the hospital.It happened early in the morning on Thursday, May 14th, on the ...

21 May 2015

Crews finish up final touches on the Boatnik festival

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- Memorial Day weekend is just around the corner, and that means Boatnik is about to get under way.Crews spent the first half of today, May 21st, putting finishing touches on thi ...

21 May 2015

MPD saves life of man who overdoes on heroine with naloxone.

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Medford police save the life of man who overdosed on heroin with naloxone.Police responded to the 900 block of South Ivy Street and say a man was having trouble breathing, and was ...

21 May 2015

Klamath Falls couple wins unexpected money

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Klamath Falls, Ore. --- A husband and wife from Klamath Falls are $25,000 richer tonight, May 21st.David and Maria Hendrickson were presented with their winnings at Lithia Toyota this afternoon.They ...