Regional

19 February 2014

Google Fiber may speed up Portland's web access

Posted in Regional, Technology

Portland, Ore. -- (OPB) Internet service in Portland could be 100 times faster next year. Google announced Wednesday that Portland is one of nine metro areas on the short list for its super-high spe ...

19 February 2014

Portland teen tortured

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Portland, Ore. -- (KGW) Kelli Murrain just can't put her head around what Portland, Oregon police said four teens did to her 16-year-old son Dustyn."It was cruel. It was evil. They planned it all ou ...

18 February 2014

What they want: Portland teachers vs. School District

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Portland, Ore. -- (OPB) Oregon Public Broadcasting asked leaders at Portland Public Schools and the Portland Association of Teachers to elaborate on key sticking points in their ongoing contract neg ...

07 February 2014

Portland school leaders outline plans in case of strike

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Portland, Ore. -- (OPB) Portland school leaders announced initial plans Friday for how they would run schools, if teachers strike on Feb. 20. District officials say they're focused on reaching a de ...

06 February 2014

Caught On Cam: Bad weather causes multiple car pile-up

Posted in Regional, Weather

Vancouver, Wash. -- Amazing video of a multiple car crashes all caught on the dash cam of a driver who narrowly misses other cars. The crashes happend around milepost 13 on I-5 southbound near Vanc ...

17 January 2014

Man returns $40K: 'First thing that came to mind'

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(KGW) Oregon City, Ore. -- What would you do if you stumbled across a lot of money??? Say, tens of thousands of dollars? One Oregon man turned the money over to the police. On Friday night Brian ...

15 January 2014

Gun confiscations at airports on the rise

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The Transportation Security Administration is releasing new information this morning regarding the number of times passengers with guns were stopped at Oregon airports, including right here in Medfo ...

12 January 2014

Counseling gang members just after they've been shot

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A program at one Portland hospital is reporting success by bringing gang members together with counselors at just the right moment -- that is, immediately after they've been shot. Counselors call it ...

10 January 2014

Protecting your accounts after Target data breach

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Target announced Friday morning that the number of customers affected by a data breach during the holiday shopping season was much higher than previously thought. Last month, Target announced that a ...

08 January 2014

Oregon Parks & Rec. looks to ban smoking in State Parks, seeking public comment

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The Oregon Parks and Recreation department wants to hear from you on a proposed cigarette ban in all state parks. They held a public meeting at the Josephine Community Library in Grants Pass Tuesda ...