Regional

04 June 2015

UPDATE: Fake orca mission scrubbed

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Updated (6/5 10 a.m.) -- (KGW) After a rough start, a fake killer whale finally took to the water off Astoria, in an effort to scare off sea lions. The mission was called off late Thursday, howeve ...

02 June 2015

California water restrictions in effect

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Calif. --- People in California are conserving their water after state-wide water restrictions went into effect. The restrictions started yesterday and effect different areas differently. Among poss ...

02 June 2015

Coos Bay Police says they have unclaimed money

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Coos Bay, Ore. --- If you're missing some money, the Coos Bay Police Department may be able to help. The police have unclaimed money that was taken between July of last year and May this year. If yo ...

02 June 2015

Oregon House passes bill to allow women access to full year of birth control

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Ore. --- The Oregon State Senate unanimously passed a bill to make Oregon the first state in the country to ensure women have access to a full year of oral contraceptives.   That means health insu ...

02 June 2015

Free rides for drunk California lawmakers?

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Calif. --- (KCRA)  California lawmakers are coming under fire for hiring Senate drivers to provide 24-hour service.The move follows several high-profile drunken driving arrests, promting some to sa ...

02 June 2015

Quakes rattle Oregon Coast

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Oregon Coast -- Several earthquakes have been recorded the Oregon coast since Monday night. Two more earthquakes struck off the Oregon Coast on Monday night. The 4.2 magnitude quake struck at 8:11 p ...

01 June 2015

Coos Bay man behind bars for 26 months after drug bust

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Coos Bay, Ore. --- A Coos Bay man will spend the next 26 months behind bars.George Ray Wood received the sentence after pleading guilty to unlawful delivery of methamphetamine.He was arrested last S ...

01 June 2015

Portland police searching for domestic violence suspect

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Portland, Ore. -- (KGW) Police need your help in finding a violent domestic assault suspect. David Santiago Pompa, 32, abducted and assaulted his girlfriend, who is now safe after being treated for ...

29 May 2015

New Curry General Hospital approved for Gold Beach by USDA

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Gold Beach, Ore. --- A loan to build a new Curry General Hospital in Gold Beach has been approved by the USDA.The announcement coming from the Curry Health Network today, May 29th.The Federal Agency ...

29 May 2015

Seventh case of meningococcal disease linked to UO outbreak

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Eugene, Ore. --- Oregon Public Health officials are confirming a seventh case of meningococcal disease.They say a 52-year-old man who visited his daughter at University of Oregon at the beginning of ...