Regional

06 July 2015

Toxic toy bill heads to Oregon Governor

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Salem, Ore. -- Your child's toys could be made of safer materials soon. Oregon's Toxic Free Kids Act would remove toxic chemicals from personal care products and children's toys.  The bill will re ...

06 July 2015

Oregon ranks number 2 in worst places to make a living

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According to MoneyRates.com Oregon is the second worst state in the U.S. to make a living. MoneyRates.com recently analyzed every state to find where workers have the best or worst shot to make a g ...

06 July 2015

Officials searching for father of missing California baby

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Update (7/13)  The 6-month-old baby's father, Matthew Graham is a person of interest in this case, he was last seen in Shasta Lake on Sunday according to authorities. Graham was spotted at a Shell ...

30 June 2015

Sleepy Hollow blaze destroys homes

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Wash. -- (NBC News)  Families are tallying their losses after a raging wildfire destroyed more than two dozen homes in Wenacthee, Washington. The fire is now more than ten-percent contained, and m ...

30 June 2015

Burn permits in Mt. Shasta suspended due to high fire danger

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Calif. --- Officials are suspending all burn permits in Mt. Shasta due to fire danger. The suspension is already in effect and bans all residential outdoor burning of debris, including branches and ...

30 June 2015

400K salmon dead after fish carcass clogs hatchery pipe

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Roseburg, Ore. --- 400,000 salmon are dead after a fish carcass clogged a pipe at a hatchery in Glide, east of Roseburg.       The hatchery manager said the water flow shutdown did not trigger ...

30 June 2015

Oregon is leading the nation in illegal tobacco sales to minors

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Ore. --- Oregon is leading the nation in illegal tobacco sales to minors, but even undercover federal and state investigations aren't slowing down sales.    Hundreds of Oregon markets are current ...

30 June 2015

'Fire trucks got here, but there really wasn’t much they could do'

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Eugene, Ore. – (KMTR) Onlookers stared in disbelief as Eugene’s historic landmark, Civic Stadium, burst into flames Monday evening. Many took photos, and others watched as fire crews attacked th ...

29 June 2015

Police investigating fatal crash near Reedsport

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Reedsport, Ore. --- Police are investigating a fatal multiple vehicle accident on Highway 38 east of Reedsport.According to state police, 35-year-old Sarah Wright of Palm Springs, was traveling west ...

29 June 2015

Elderly man files lawsuit against Lane County Sheriff's deputies

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Lane County, Ore. --- An elderly man is suing two Lane County Sheriff’s deputies after he says they roughed him up. 79-year-old retired psychologist, John Dresser, was arrested after a drunken rel ...