Articles tagged with: Oregon

19 April 2014

Umpqua Bank now largest community bank on west coast

Posted in Regional, Economy

Portland, Ore.-- Umpqua Bank is now the largest community bank on the west coast, since the merger with Sterling Bank is complete. The deal was made official Friday and the company nearly doubled t ...

19 April 2014

Rally against L.N.G. pipeline

Posted in Local, Politics, Economy

Shady Cove, Ore. -- Nearly 80 residents who oppose a proposed pipeline protested Saturday morning in Shady Cove. It's known as the Jordan Cove Pacific Connector Liquefied Natural Gas Pipeline or ...

18 April 2014

WaterWatch of Oregon doesn't approve of Klamath Basin River Agreement

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- A historic agreement signed today could help ease water disputes in the Klamath Basin. But the signing wasn't without controversy. The deal signed by state and federal leaders makes ...

18 April 2014

Playoffs: The Portland Trail Blazers will take on the Houston Rockets

Posted in Regional, Sports

Portland, Ore. -- (OPB) The Portland Trail Blazers will take on the Houston Rockets in the first round of the NBA playoffs. The Blazers closed the regular season with a winning record and will trav ...

18 April 2014

Coos Bay man dies after being hit by truck on U.S. 101

Posted in Local

Coos Bay, Ore. -- (The World) A 55 year-old Coos Bay man was killed Thursday night when he was hit by a semi-truck on U.S. Highway 101. According to the Coos Bay Police Department, witnesses told po ...

18 April 2014

National Park Week means free admission!

Posted in Local, Regional

Crater Lake National Park, Ore. -- If you're looking for something fun and cheap to do with the family this weekend, you may want to listen up! Saturday, April 19th, marks the start of national par ...

18 April 2014

OIT completes solar energy project

Posted in Local, Technology

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Oregon Tech is now the only energy independent campus in the world, using renewable resources. A ribbon-cutting was held at noon Friday to mark completion of a two megawatt s ...

18 April 2014

Water agreement signed

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local, Politics

Klamath Falls, Ore. - An historic agreement is signed that could help to ease water disputes in the Klamath Basin. The off-project water agreement is the third leg of a program that includes the KBR ...

18 April 2014

OSP traffic stop leads to drug bust

Posted in Local, Regional

Central Point, Ore. -- An Oregon State Police traffic stop on Thursday night in Central Point revealed two Washington residents were transporting drugs. OSP said they found approximately 45 pounds o ...

17 April 2014

Dove sets up shop in $70k truck

Posted in Local, Entertainment

Medford, Ore. -- In the category of something you don't see every day: a bird and her egg's are preventing the sale of a $70-thousand vehicle. A dove has made her nest at Airport Chevrolet in Medfo ...