Regional

28 May 2015

Oregon lawmakers taking steps to make birth control more accessible

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Ore. --- Prescription birth control is becoming more accessible for Oregonian’s.A house ruled committee advanced House Bill 28-79 Wednesday. It if becomes law, it would allow pharmacists to prescr ...

28 May 2015

Oregon combats sea lion invasion

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Astoria, Ore. --- (KGW)  Oregon's Port of Astoria has started using beach balls to try and keep thousands of sea lion off of its docks.This comes after the Port bought into the idea of bringing a f ...

28 May 2015

Body found in Eugene sewage pump station still under investigation

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Eugene, Ore. --- A lot of unanswered questions this morning, May 28th, after a body was found in a sewage pump station in Eugene, Oregon Wednesday, May 27th. A city public works crew first discovere ...

28 May 2015

Proposed Oregon bill may extend file time for rape victims

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Ore. --- Rape victims in Oregon may soon have more time to file criminal charges.  House Bill 23-17 would give them 12 years, instead of six, and it's headed to the senate floor. But some people do ...

27 May 2015

"Upskirting" is one step closer to being illegal in Oregon

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Ore. --- Secretly taking pictures up someone skirt, also known as up-skirting, is getting closer to being illegal in Oregon.House Bill 25-96 co-sponsored by Ashland based Representative Peter Buckle ...

27 May 2015

Oregon state parks offer free weekend in June

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Ore. --- Are you looking for a cheap weekend getaway?You may not have to look any further than Oregon’s state parks on the first weekend of June.All traditional and RV camping and parking will be ...

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 ...