Regional

30 June 2014

Obama says he'll go it alone on immigration

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News, Politics

(NBC News) President Obama vowed Monday to use executive actions to address illegal immigration and the ongoing humanitarian crisis developing along the U.S. border. Mr. Obama said obstructionism by ...

30 June 2014

Salem day care suspended over medical pot use

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Salem, Ore. --- (KGW) The state of Oregon has suspended the license of a daycare in Salem because the manager and other staff members smoke pot at the facility while children are on-site. But the m ...

30 June 2014

Missing Beaverton teen - Sheyenne Garnett

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Beaverton, Ariz. --- (KGW) An Arizona teen visiting a family friend in Beaverton has disappeared after a text to her father early Monday morning that she was running away.Sheyenne Marie Garnett, 13, ...

27 June 2014

Portland nanny pleaded not guilty to leaving kids in hot car

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. -- A nanny in Portland accused of leaving a toddler and one month-old baby in a minivan while she visited a tanning salon has pleaded not guilty before a Multnomah County judge. Tempe ...

27 June 2014

Snake has neighbors on edge

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Salem, Ore. --- (KGW)  Deputies are warning residents of a southeast Salem, Oregon neighborhood to watch out for their small children and pets because a 10-foot boa constrictor is on the loose.The ...

24 June 2014

FBI conducts undercover sex trafficking sting

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

Portland, Ore. -- The FBI, in collaboration with Oregon law enforcement and victim service agencies, discovered child sex trafficking operations in the Eugene and Portland area. The operations ran f ...

24 June 2014

Oregon rated best state for summer road trips

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

(NBC News) Are you road trippin' this summer? Wallet Hub ranked the best states for summer road trips. The site looked at a number of factors, including driving and lodging costs, traffic, safety, w ...

23 June 2014

Starbucks prices are rising

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

Your Starbucks latte could cost you more starting Tuesday. The coffee giant is raising its prices. On average, a Starbucks drink will cost between five and 20 cents more. The company estimates that ...

23 June 2014

Port-a-potty explosion near Portland injures woman

Posted in Regional

Aloha, Ore. -- A bizarre story from Northern Oregon; a woman is hurt after investigators say a port-a-potty she was in exploded. It happened in Aloha, just west of Portland, near the International S ...

23 June 2014

Rogue-River Siskiyou National Forest fire dangers raised to high

Posted in Regional, Local

Medford, Ore. -- Fire dangers move to high for the Rogue-River Siskiyou National Forest and restrictions for the public are start Monday. The high rating indicates that grasses will ignite readily, ...