Regional

24 February 2014

New vaccination requirements begin March 1st

Posted in Regional, Local, Health

Medford, Ore.-- A new law will go into effect Saturday, March 1st, which will require families who want to be exempt from vaccine shots to take extra steps. Currently, Oregon families can just o ...

24 February 2014

Group raises money against Jackson County GMO ban

Posted in Regional, Local

Medford, Ore. -- The fight to ban GMO's in Jackson County is getting some push-back. According to the Oregon Secretary of State's website, the group "Good Neighbors Farmers" has raised more than $6 ...

24 February 2014

Left to burn

Posted in Regional

Tualitain, Ore. -- (KGW)  A Portland, Oregon family is devastated after losing their minivan in a fire. What's worse, they say a fire extinguisher was at their fingertips, but they weren't allowed ...

21 February 2014

State warns people to change passwords after site hacked

Posted in Regional, Technology

Salem, Ore. -- (OPB) Oregon Secretary of State Kate Brown is warning people who've used her agency's hacked website (http://sos.oregon.gov/), to reset their password -- especially if they use that s ...

21 February 2014

More Oregonians are becoming renters

Posted in Regional, Economy

(OPB) The number of Oregonians living in their own homes has leveled off in recent years, but the portion of the population that's renting has strongly increased. There is a combination of reasons w ...

21 February 2014

Crook County issues drought declaration

Posted in Regional, Weather

Prineville, Ore. -- (KTVZ) The Crook County Court on Wednesday night adopted a "declaration of local disaster" and asked the state to declare a drought emergency due to the continuing impacts of dro ...

20 February 2014

Police: Four dead at tribal office shooting in Alturas, California

Posted in Regional, Local

Alturas, Cali. -- A woman is in custody for allegedly opening fire during a hearing at a Native American office Thursday, according to Alturas police. Police said 44 year old Sherie Lash, also known ...

19 February 2014

High & dry

Posted in Regional, National & World News

Hollister, Cali. -- (KSBW) As California deals with one of its worst droughts in history local water districts are doing what they can to conserve what little water they have, even if it means impos ...

19 February 2014

Teen stops assault, makes arrest

Posted in Regional

Forest Grove, Ore. -- (KGW) Roshawn Lenkau loves those video games where he can pretend to be a police officer. He has been fascinated with law enforcement since he was a young kid. He even enro ...

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 ...