Regional

15 September 2014

Wildfire breaks out in Weed

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Updated (9/15 6:30pm) Evacuation center is at the County Fairgrounds in Yreka. From Cal Fire PIO Berlant: Hundreds of firefighters continue to battle the 300 acre Boles Fire in Siskiyou County. Over ...

15 September 2014

Police respond after Portland arrest goes viral

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Portland, Ore. -- (KGW) The Portland Police Bureau has released a response after two videos of an arrest over the weekend were posted on Facebook. The subject being arrested in the video is 16 years ...

15 September 2014

Health officials warn about potential measles exposure

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Seattle, Wash. -- Health authorities in Washington are warning of a potential measles exposure at Seattle-Tacoma Airport. Officials are investigating a case of measles in a traveler who was at the ...

12 September 2014

Hunt continues in Oregon for missing Kentucky men

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Portland, Ore. -- (KGW) Two men from Kentucky are still missing after investigators say they came to Oregon to camp but then apparently never hit the trail. Authorities hope the warm weather will br ...

12 September 2014

International Cannabis Business Conference in Portland

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Portland, Ore. --- Seven weeks into their new business venture, a Southern Oregon entrepreneur is hoping to make big connections at a business conference in Portland this weekend. Karen Sprague with ...

10 September 2014

E. Coli death probed

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Otis, Ore. --- (KGW)  A 4-year-old Oregon girl who tested positive for E. coli last week died of a related infection on Monday.Serena Profitt and her 5-year-old friend Brad Sutton both became ill l ...

08 September 2014

Drought impacting human interaction with wildlife

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Regional, Local, Weather

Ashland, Ore. -- The drought across the west isn't just impacting water levels and crops, it's also changing how people interact with wildlife. Over the past week, an Oregon man was attacked by a ...

08 September 2014

Man fined for posting warning signs at Hagg Lake

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Portland, Ore. -- (KGW) A man was given a $5,000 ticket for posting warning signs for swimmers at Henry Hagg Lake, where four members of a family drowned last month. Michael Medill, 66, of Gaston, s ...

08 September 2014

Mountain Lion attacks 6 year old boy in California

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Cupertino, Calif. -- A six-year-old boy is in the hospital after he was attacked by a mountain lion Sunday while hiking. The little boy was with his family near a Cupertino, California winery when t ...

08 September 2014

Yosemite National Park wildfire forces 100 hikers to evacuate

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Yosemite Village, Calif. -- A 700 acre wildfire burning in Yosemite National Park forced the evacuation of some 100 hikers on Sunday. The meadow fire started burning early Sunday afternoon in Yosemi ...