Regional

10 June 2015

California one step closer to strict vaccine law

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Calif. --- California is another step closer to imposing one of the strictest vaccine laws in the country.The evening of Tuesday, June 9th, a state legislative committee passed a measure that would ...

10 June 2015

On anniversary of Reynolds shooting, a call for gratefulness

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Troutdale, Ore. -- (KGW) A year to the day after a student died, the classmate who shot him took his own life, and a teacher was wounded at Reynolds High School, the district is expressing its grati ...

09 June 2015

Oregon City mom finds babysitter passed out, child soiled

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Oregon City, Ore --- (KGW) An Oregon City mother wants her daughter's babysitter jailed after she found the woman passed out in the backyard of her home when she was supposed to be taking care of th ...

08 June 2015

Police searching for missing Rogue River woman

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Rogue River, Ore. --- A Rogue River woman is missing after leaving California. June Smith was last seen on Friday morning at 11:00 in Garden Valley. She was reportedly travelling back to Rogue River ...

08 June 2015

Fire season begins tomorrow for Coos, Curry and Wester Douglas counties

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Ore. --- Fire season starts tomorrow, June 9th, for Coos, Curry, and Western Douglas counties. That means the end of unregulated outside burning, including debris piles and the use of burn barrels. ...

08 June 2015

Milwaukie teen thankful to be alive

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Cascade Locks, Ore. --- (KGW) April Meads and her older sister were about half-way down from their hike to Horsetail Falls in The Columbia River Gorge on Sunday when things took a dramatic turn for ...

05 June 2015

Oregon Senate approves measure to double time limit for prosectuing rape cases

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Salem, Ore. -- A senate committee has approved a measure extending Oregon's state of limitations on certain sexual assault crimes to 12 years.  That's double from the current limitations of six ye ...

04 June 2015

It's tick season! Eight ways to prevent bug bites

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(KGW) This spring's unseasonably warm temperatures are causing ticks to hatch and start feeding earlier that usual in many areas of the Northwest. This includes the ticks that carry Lyme disease an ...

04 June 2015

Federal government may not be able to block medical marijuana permit use

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Ore. --- The federal government may soon not be able to block state laws that permit the use of medical marijuana.The U.S. House of Representatives voted 242 to 186 in support of states that allow d ...

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 ...