Regional

26 May 2015

Taco Bell and Pizza Hut removing artificial ingredients

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Pizza Hut is going au natural the restaurant says it's removing artificial ingredients, colors and flavors from all of its pizza recipes by the end of July.   The pizza chain's parent company, Yum ...

26 May 2015

Gresham woman escapes kidnappers

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Gresham, Ore. -- A Gresham woman is safe after being kidnapped in her own home Saturday night. Police say a Gresham couple forced their way into the 28-year-old victim's home, where they handcuffed ...

21 May 2015

Program allows owners away from home to play with pets

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PORTLAND, ORE. -- (KGW)  Have you ever wondered what your pet is doing when you're away at work? A Boise-based company has come up with a way to not only check on your pet from anywhere in the wor ...

20 May 2015

Oil spill fouls California coast

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Santa Barbara, Calif. --- (NBC News)  Crews are working to contain an estimated 21,000 gallons of oil spilled along the coast of California near Santa Barbara.An on-shore pipeline burst Tuesday, du ...

19 May 2015

Oregon marijuana committee sets new restrictions for medical marijuana

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Salem, Ore. -- An Oregon Senate special committee has passed new restrictions on medical marijuana. The Senate Special Committee on implementing Measure 91 passed a proposed retail sales tax for ma ...

19 May 2015

FOUND: Officials confirm missing/runaway Sutherlin teen home safe

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Updated (5/22 10:30 a.m.) The Douglas County Sheriff's Office says on Friday, around 8:00 a.m. the Douglas County Emergency Communications received a call from Amy Lykins reporting that her son, Ty ...

18 May 2015

Oregon aiming to ban the sale of palcohol

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Ore. --- An Oregon bill aimed at banning the sale of powdered alcohol, known as Palcohol, will head to the Oregon House this week.Oregon Senators passed bill 9-37 in April in a 29 to one vote.  Pal ...

18 May 2015

Volunteers in Seattle hand out free meth pipes

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Seattle, Wash. --- Some see it as controversial and it's illegal under state law, but volunteers behind a needle exchange in Seattle are now giving out meth pipes to drug users for free. We've been ...

18 May 2015

Mount St. Helens 35th anniversary

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Wash. --- 35 years ago today, Mount St. Helens erupted in the state of Washington at 8:32 a.m. The eruption took place on May 18, 1980, and it was coined "the deadliest and most economically destruc ...

15 May 2015

Police grateful for Amber Alert smartphone technology

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Regional, Local

Medford, Ore. -- Police in Tillamook County arrested a woman accused of abducting her 3-year-old daughter, who was no longer in her custody. Kaitlyne Wirth was arrested Friday morning. She's accused ...