Regional

28 August 2015

California governor releases emergency recovery funds for fire damages

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Calif. -- California Governor Jerry Brown releases emergency recovery funding in wake of fires in Trinity and Lake counties. Brown's executive order is meant to help residents and businesses acquire ...

28 August 2015

Bees behind bars

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Littlerock, Wash. -- (KING)  The buzz around declining bee populations is getting louder in an unexpected place. Bee keepers are training in Littlerock, Washington, but unlike the bees, the trainee ...

28 August 2015

Kapowsin Meats recalls pork in Oregon, Washington, and Alaska

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Ore. -- Kapowsin Meats is recalling more than 520,000 pounds of pork that may be contaminated with salmonella.  According to the USDA the bacteria has been detected on whole hogs for barbeque asso ...

25 August 2015

Health officials want incoming UO students to get meningitis vaccine

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Eugene, Ore. -- If you're heading to the University of Oregon this school year you may want to get a meningitis vaccine.  Due to the meningitis type B outbreak at U of O in January of this year, t ...

24 August 2015

Fire spares family homes...for now

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(KING)   An Okanogan, Washington family was ready when winds began to pick up and fire began moving toward the family's property Sunday. Firefighters had reinforced the fire line and the family had ...

22 August 2015

Roseburg man among those being hailed as heroes for stopping train attack

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

(NBC News) -- Three Americans, including two servicemen, who tackled a gunman aboard a train from Amsterdam to Paris on Friday are being hailed as heroes for thwarting what might have been a massac ...

21 August 2015

Wildfire Stats Friday, August 21st

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(Update 8/21) Medford, Ore. -- Wildfires are continuing to grow throughout the region. Below you will find the most up to date information on the fires. Numbers and information will change through t ...

20 August 2015

Cylvia Hayes hands over emails to court officials

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Ore. -- Former Oregon first lady Cylvia Hayes has handed over thousands of her emails to the Marion County Circuit Court. The emails were delivered on a thumb drive on Wednesday. That's after a jud ...

20 August 2015

Lice growing more resistant to common treatments

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Portland, Ore. -- (KGW News) It may not be the most pleasant thing to think about, but head lice is as common these days as a cold. It's something a lot of parents unfortunately have to deal with. A ...

20 August 2015

Wildfire erupts in Washington, kills three firefighters

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Twisp, Wash. -- (NBC News)  Three firefighters were killed Wednesday and four others injured when they were overtaken by flames in a rapidly expanding wildfire near Twisp, Washington. The fire is b ...