Regional

29 June 2015

Elderly man files lawsuit against Lane County Sheriff's deputies

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Lane County, Ore. --- An elderly man is suing two Lane County Sheriff’s deputies after he says they roughed him up. 79-year-old retired psychologist, John Dresser, was arrested after a drunken rel ...

29 June 2015

Recreational marijuana, what's legal?

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Ore. --- We’re only two days away from marijuana becoming legal in Oregon. Here are some reminders on what's legal and what isn't.Starting on Wednesday, July 1st, you can smoke anywhere on your pr ...

29 June 2015

At least 24 homes destroyed in Wenatchee wildfire

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Wenatchee, Wash. --- (KGW) Authorities say a wildfire fueled by high temperatures and strong winds has destroyed at least 24 homes in Chelan County. Embers also caused a raging fire at cardboard rec ...

29 June 2015

Dog euthanized after repeated kicking; man charged with felony

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Gladstone, Ore. -- (KGW) A man was charged with felony abuse of an animal Saturday after he allegedly kicked a dog so many times that the dog had to be euthanized. A person called 911 around 5 p.m. ...

26 June 2015

Retail sales for recreational marijuana may be happening sooner than expected

Posted in Regional, Politics

Ore. --- Oregon could see retail sales of recreational marijuana starting sooner than expected.A state legislative committee approved a bill yesterday which would allow early sales through existing ...

26 June 2015

Springfield man in custody after bodies found in freezer

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Springfield, Ore. --- 38-year-old Jeremy Ringquist is in custody.Springfield Police believe he is responsible for killing his parents, Karen and Randy Ringquist and putting their bodies in a freezer ...

25 June 2015

OHSU sets new fundraising record

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Portland, Ore. -- The Oregon Health and Science University has set a new fundraising record.The school raised $500,000,000 in less than two years.Donations were received from every state in the nati ...

25 June 2015

California drought has "golden" lining

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Colfax, Calif. --- (KCRA)  The scenery on the Bear River near Colfax, California is beautiful, but more and more people are coming to the river to pan for gold."It's just kind of like a hobby but t ...

24 June 2015

Armed robbery suspect, runaway on the loose in Oregon

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Stayton, Ore. -- (KGW) Police are asking for help finding two armed robbery suspects, and they say one is an endangered runaway from Idaho. The other is now wanted for the sexual exploitation of a m ...

24 June 2015

Syringes being found at local parks raises concern

Posted in Regional, Local

Ore. --- Reports of syringes being found at local parks, near kids, is raising concerns.In a public post on Facebook, one person uploaded these photos of syringes that she says she found at a park i ...