Regional

12 June 2015

Portland woman receives life saving procedure while pregnant

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. -- (KGW) Cardiologists with the Providence Heart and Vascular Institute in Portland, Oregon have successfully used a novel procedure to replace a woman's damaged heart valve while sh ...

11 June 2015

Fatal logging accident in Myrtle Creek

Posted in Regional

Myrtle Creek, Ore. --- The Coos County Sheriff's Office says a 45-year-old Myrtle Creek man has died in a logging accident.The Sheriff's office says a load of logs was being pulled to a log landing ...

11 June 2015

Police searching for missing woman in Siskiyou County

Posted in Regional

Calif. --- The Siskiyou County Sheriff's Office is asking for your help in finding a missing Iowa woman.Tarren Wolsman was reported missing on Monday, June 8th.A forest service employee found her ve ...

11 June 2015

Urban Death Project gains support in Seattle

Posted in Regional

Seattle, Wash. --- (KGW) A plan to begin human composting in Seattle is now gaining traction in the form of both willing participants and the money needed to make it happen. It's called the Urban De ...

11 June 2015

Two homes destroyed in Gorge wildfire near Biggs Junction

Posted in Regional

Biggs, Ore. – (KGW) Wildfire danger remains especially high and many parts of Oregon remain under a Red Flag Warning through 8 p.m. Friday. One of the worst fires so far started in an abandoned ho ...

10 June 2015

Victims of sexual assault on college campuses in Oregon gain stronger protection

Posted in Regional, Politics

Ore. --- Victims of sexual assault on college campuses in Oregon now have stronger protections. Governor Kate Brown signed House Bill 34-76 today, June 10th, giving victims of sexual assault some of ...

10 June 2015

Oregon bill to make it easier to confiscate firearms from convicted domestic abusers

Posted in Regional, Politics

Ore. --- An Oregon bill is trying to make it easier for local law enforcement to confiscate firearms from convicted domestic abusers and people under restraining orders. The Oregon House voted 51 to ...

10 June 2015

Missing Wilsonville woman found safe

Posted in Regional

Updated (6/10 3p.m.) (KGW) A woman from Wilsonville who vanished in the Cannon Beach area has been found and she is safe and unharmed, police said. Linda Landre, 72, had vanished from the Cannon Be ...

10 June 2015

Albany 'skimming' suspect caught on camera

Posted in Regional

Albany, Ore. -- (KGW) A man police say could be responsible for $20,000 in ATM fraud was caught on camera at an Albany credit union. The man placed a credit card "skimming" device on the ATM outside ...

10 June 2015

California one step closer to strict vaccine law

Posted in Regional

Calif. --- California is another step closer to imposing one of the strictest vaccine laws in the country.The evening of Tuesday, June 9th, a state legislative committee passed a measure that would ...