Regional

19 February 2015

Trail Blazers star Jerome Kersey died from blood clot

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Portland, Ore. --- Portland Trail Blazers fans are mourning the sudden passing of Jerome Kersey Wednesday, February 18th.Kersey, a fan favorite with the Blazers during the ‘80’s and ‘90’s, p ...

19 February 2015

Free dental work in Southern Oregon

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Grants Pass, Ore.-- If you need dental work but can't afford it, two Southern Oregon Smiles Dental offices are offering free dental services. This Friday, the offices are offering everything from ...

18 February 2015

Former Governor Kitzhaber commutes sentence before leaving office

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Salem, Ore. -- The Associated Press is reporting that former Governor John Kitzhaber commuted the sentence of a man serving a prison sentence for attempted murder before leaving office. The AP says ...

17 February 2015

Oregon lawmakers plan to change paid sick leave laws

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Ore. --- Oregon lawmakers are looking to change the state's sick leave law.They began looking over House Bill 2005 this week. It requires all employers to implement paid sick time for employees. Lab ...

17 February 2015

New earthquake warning software launched

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A new earthquake warning system for the Pacific Northwest launched today, February 17th.Computers in offices across the region now have access to software that sends out an alarm seconds to minutes ...

17 February 2015

Foster Farms Kelso processing plant written up for food safety violations

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Kelso, Wash. --- A Foster Farms processing plan in Kelso, Washington is written up for dozens of food safety violations.According to Federal Inspection reports, dating from March to September 2014, ...

17 February 2015

Scorpion in the sky?

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Los Angeles, Calif. --- (KGW)  A Portland-bound Alaska Airlines flight out of Los Angeles was delayed Saturday night after a passenger was stung on the hand by a scorpion and crew members had to se ...

17 February 2015

Oregon Governor investigated

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Ore. --- (KGW)  Subpoenas are shedding light on two criminal probes into contracts obtained by the fiancee of former Oregon governor John Kitzhaber.Oregon's attorney general and federal authorities ...

17 February 2015

U.S. Coast Guard rescues two surfers off Oregon coast

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Newport, Ore.-- The U.S. Coast Guard rescued two surfers from a cliff off of the Oregon coast in Newport. The Coast Guard's Dolphin Crew flew a helicopter to hover over the cliff. A rescuer was lowe ...

14 February 2015

Kate Brown remains quiet about Kitzhaber

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SALEM, ORE. --   Oregon Secretary of State Kate Brown remains quiet after Governor John Kitzhaber announced his resignation on Friday. Brown did not stop to answer questions from reporters at the s ...