Articles tagged with: Oregon

28 May 2015

Body found in Eugene sewage pump station still under investigation

Posted in Regional

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

Oregon lawmakers taking steps to make birth control more accessible

Posted in Regional

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

Proposed Oregon bill may extend file time for rape victims

Posted in Regional

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 ...

28 May 2015

Inmate dies in Yamhill County jail

Posted in U.S. & World News

McMinnville, Ore. -- (KGW) An inmate who complained of unspecified medical issues Wednesday evening was found unresponsive early Thursday morning and died, according to the Yamhill County sheriff's ...

27 May 2015

Medford police make two DUII arrests overnight

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Medford Police arrest two drivers overnight on two different DUII charges.The first happened on Delta Waters Road near Kennedy Elementary school. Police say 80-year-old Ernet Saiz ...

27 May 2015

Butte Falls man convicted of murder, denied release back to Jackson County

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- A Butte Falls man found guilty, but insane, of murder will not be heading back to Jackson CountyThe psychiatric review at the Oregon state mental hospital decided to deny Dwight l. ...

27 May 2015

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

Posted in Regional

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

Posted in Regional

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 ...

27 May 2015

Oregon rates number eight on nation's slowest drivers list

Posted in Local

Ore. -- A new study found Oregon has some of the nation's slowest drivers. Progressive Insurance says the median speed of Oregon drivers is 31 miles per hour, that ranks Oregon as number eight on t ...

27 May 2015

Jackson County commissioners make final decision on where medical marijuana facilities can be

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Jackson County commissioners took a final vote today, May 27th, on where medical marijuana facilities can and cannot be built. Commissioner Doug Breidenthal says facilities must be ...