Regional

21 February 2014

More Oregonians are becoming renters

Posted in Regional, Economy

(OPB) The number of Oregonians living in their own homes has leveled off in recent years, but the portion of the population that's renting has strongly increased. There is a combination of reasons w ...

21 February 2014

Crook County issues drought declaration

Posted in Regional, Weather

Prineville, Ore. -- (KTVZ) The Crook County Court on Wednesday night adopted a "declaration of local disaster" and asked the state to declare a drought emergency due to the continuing impacts of dro ...

20 February 2014

Police: Four dead at tribal office shooting in Alturas, California

Posted in Regional, Local

Alturas, Cali. -- A woman is in custody for allegedly opening fire during a hearing at a Native American office Thursday, according to Alturas police. Police said 44 year old Sherie Lash, also known ...

19 February 2014

High & dry

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

Hollister, Cali. -- (KSBW) As California deals with one of its worst droughts in history local water districts are doing what they can to conserve what little water they have, even if it means impos ...

19 February 2014

Teen stops assault, makes arrest

Posted in Regional

Forest Grove, Ore. -- (KGW) Roshawn Lenkau loves those video games where he can pretend to be a police officer. He has been fascinated with law enforcement since he was a young kid. He even enro ...

19 February 2014

Google Fiber may speed up Portland's web access

Posted in Regional, Technology

Portland, Ore. -- (OPB) Internet service in Portland could be 100 times faster next year. Google announced Wednesday that Portland is one of nine metro areas on the short list for its super-high spe ...

19 February 2014

Portland teen tortured

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. -- (KGW) Kelli Murrain just can't put her head around what Portland, Oregon police said four teens did to her 16-year-old son Dustyn."It was cruel. It was evil. They planned it all ou ...

18 February 2014

What they want: Portland teachers vs. School District

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. -- (OPB) Oregon Public Broadcasting asked leaders at Portland Public Schools and the Portland Association of Teachers to elaborate on key sticking points in their ongoing contract neg ...

07 February 2014

Portland school leaders outline plans in case of strike

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. -- (OPB) Portland school leaders announced initial plans Friday for how they would run schools, if teachers strike on Feb. 20. District officials say they're focused on reaching a de ...

06 February 2014

Caught On Cam: Bad weather causes multiple car pile-up

Posted in Regional, Weather

Vancouver, Wash. -- Amazing video of a multiple car crashes all caught on the dash cam of a driver who narrowly misses other cars. The crashes happend around milepost 13 on I-5 southbound near Vanc ...