Regional

18 August 2014

Stolen ashes recovered

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Federal Way, Wash. -- (KING)  A U-Haul truck containing all of a women's property including her husband's ashes, has been recovered. Lee Emory had everything she owns in the U-Haul when it was stol ...

18 August 2014

Oregon mom asked to cover up in restaurant when breastfeeding

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Clackamas, Ore. -- (CNN) -- Told to cover up while breastfeeding, an Oregon woman is asserting her rights -- and she has help doing it. The mother returned to the restaurant with a crowd of nursing ...

12 August 2014

Endangered missing teenager

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Bremerton, Wash. --- The Bremerton Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating a 16 year old East Bremerton girl. Ariel Luddington left her home late Thursday night or early Fri ...

11 August 2014

Actor Robin Williams dead at age 63

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Update (8/12 11:30am) (NBC Bay Area) Robin Williams killed himself by wrapping a belt around his neck and a chair, and also tried cutting his wrist with a pocket knife, according to a preliminary i ...

08 August 2014

Smokey Bear turns 70

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The iconic Smokey Bear turns 70 Saturday, (Aug. 9th). According to the U.S. Forest Service, Smokey Bear was born on August 9, 1944. Smokey has served as the face of fire prevention with his signatur ...

07 August 2014

Rowena wildfire grows to 1900 acres

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(KGW) Fire officials say that the Rowena fire has grown to 1900 acres. 275 homes are under Level-3 evacuation, (approximately 600 people displaced), and 600 homes are threatened.The Rowena fire bega ...

07 August 2014

University of Oregon President resigns

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Eugene, Ore. -- The president of the University of Oregon resigned Wednesday. Michael Gottfredson resigned about one and a half months before the start of the school year and a full year short of hi ...

06 August 2014

How family friendly are Oregon’s 20 biggest cities?

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Estately Blog --- The number of parents opting to start their families in the city has been rising over the last few decades. But choosing which city to call home can be a difficult decision. What ...

05 August 2014

Search for 6-year old continues

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Update (8/7 1pm) (KGW) A body of a child was found Thursday near the mobile home park where a 6-year-old girl went missing over the weekend.  The Kitsap County Sheriff's Office did not say whether ...

05 August 2014

General dead in Afghan attack

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  U.S. Major General Harold Greene is dead following a gunman's attack inside an Afghanistan military training academy.The two-star general was on a routine visit when witnesses say a lon ...