Articles tagged with: Oregon

10 June 2014

School shooting kills one student at a high school near Portland

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Regional

Troutdale, Ore. -- Troutdale Police and the Multnomah County Sheriff's Department identified the shooter as 15-year-old Jared Michael Padgett, a freshman at Reynolds High School. Police say Padgett ...

10 June 2014

Woman drowns at Huntley Park

Posted in Local

Gold Beach, Ore. -- As summer recreation gets underway authorities are reminding everyone that the local waterways can be a dangerous place to play. According to the Curry County Sheriff's Departmen ...

10 June 2014

Man accused of child endangerment sentenced

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A Seattle Washington man arrested for acting erratically at an Ashland Burger King parking lot with his daughter in the back seat was sentenced to either 90 days jail or house arres ...

10 June 2014

Officer involved shooting in Ashland

Posted in Local

Update (6:45pm 6/10): There are still more questions than answers tonight after an officer involved shooting in Ashland. Five different law enforcement agencies lined Mistletoe Road a little after 1 ...

10 June 2014

One student killed, teacher injured at Reynolds High School

Posted in Regional

Update (6/10 5:00 pm) The Reynolds High School shooting victim has been identified as 14-year-old Emilio Hoffman. Hoffman was shot and killed in the boys locker room.  The shooter was found dead i ...

10 June 2014

'Goonies' galore in Astoria

Posted in Regional, Entertainment

Astoria, Ore. -- (Daily Astorian) Hundreds hit Astoria in celebration of the cult classic You may notice a few more pirates walking the streets this weekend, or perhaps more crossbones scattered ar ...

09 June 2014

Oregon soldiers get ready for Afghanistan

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

Portland, Ore. -- (OPB)Hundreds of soldiers in the Oregon National Guard are deploying this summer and will be among the last Americans to serve in Afghanistan. A battalion of 400 soldiers mobili ...

09 June 2014

Report: Property tax losses continue to grow

Posted in Regional, Politics, Economy

Portland, Ore. -- (Portland Tribune/Pamplin Media Group) Local governments will be unable to collect $212 million this year in property taxes, including almost $100 million specifically approved by ...

09 June 2014

Medford teachers expected to sign new contract by Friday

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, ORe. -- Months after reaching a tentative agreement Medford teachers are expected to sign their new contract by the end of the week. Medford Superintendent Dr. Phil long says it's taken a ...

09 June 2014

Rogue Valley's first legal dispensary opened Monday

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Gold Hill, Ore. -- The Rogue Valley's first legal medical marijuana dispensary opened its doors to patients for the first time Monday. Breeze Botanicals is in Gold Hill. Patients who use cannabis ...