Articles tagged with: Oregon

03 March 2015

Family of Portland man killed in blender files lawsuit against meat plant

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. --- The family of a man killed in Portland while cleaning an industrial size blender has filed a $5,000,000 lawsuit.41-year-old Hugo Avalos-Chanon died at this interstate meat distrib ...

03 March 2015

Emergency dispatchers test out treadmills, on the job

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. --- Emergency dispatchers in Washington County, outside of Portland, are testing treadmills, while on the job, at their 911 call center. It began six months ago on a voluntary-basis. ...

03 March 2015

Proposed bill fines bicyclists for not wearing reflective clothing

Posted in Local

Ore. --- An Oregon lawmaker wants bicyclists to rethink what they're wearing before heading out for a ride.House Bill 32-55 introduced by representative John Davis says bicyclists should be fined $2 ...

03 March 2015

Stacey Addision returns home

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. --- There’s word that Portland veterinarian Stacey Addison has started her journey back home.Addison had been detained in east Timor since last September. Oregon Senator Jeff Merkle ...

02 March 2015

Fatal single-car crash in Grants Pass

Posted in U.S. & World News

Grants Pass, Ore. --- A Grants Pass teen is dead after a single car crash on Sunday night.It happened just before 10:30 p.m. on NE 9th Street just north of Steiger Street in an area commonly called ...

02 March 2015

Residential burning outside Medford city limits allowed

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Residential burning outside Medford city limits is now allowed. Those living within fire district 2 will need a permit. Burning yard trimmings, leaves, and brush debris within Medf ...

27 February 2015

Mt. Ashland gets snow!

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- Mt. Ashland shared these photos today, showing their new three inches of snow this morning, February 27th.Skiers and snowboarders were out this morning, enjoying the fresh powder.

27 February 2015

Ashland man arrested on rape charges facing additional charges

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- An Ashland man who was arrested on rape charges earlier this month is now facing additional charges.   The Ashland Police Department says 34-year-old Dustin Tyrer is being charge ...

27 February 2015

University of Oregon drops sexual assault counterclaim

Posted in Regional

Eugene, Ore. --- The University of Oregon has dropped its lawsuit against an alleged sexual assault victim after protests from other students. The victim filed a lawsuit against the university surro ...

27 February 2015

Jackson County judge upholds temporary ban on 'The Greenery"

Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore. --- A Jackson County judge upholds a temporary ban on The Greenery, a Phoenix medical marijuana facility.More than eight months after the City of Phoenix filed an emergency injunction ...