Regional

21 April 2014

Eugene man killed by log in Florence beach-area

Posted in Regional

Florence, Ore --- A 58-year old Eugene man died Sunday night from injuries suffered when the ocean surf rolled a large log over him as he tried to help family member on the North Jetty beach near Fl ...

21 April 2014

Oregon's ban on same-sex marriage goes before federal judge

Posted in Regional, Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- Oregon's ban on same-sex marriage will go before a federal judge this week. A lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union of Oregon would remove the state's marriage ban. Lo ...

19 April 2014

Umpqua Bank now largest community bank on west coast

Posted in Regional, Economy

Portland, Ore.-- Umpqua Bank is now the largest community bank on the west coast, since the merger with Sterling Bank is complete. The deal was made official Friday and the company nearly doubled t ...

18 April 2014

Playoffs: The Portland Trail Blazers will take on the Houston Rockets

Posted in Regional, Sports

Portland, Ore. -- (OPB) The Portland Trail Blazers will take on the Houston Rockets in the first round of the NBA playoffs. The Blazers closed the regular season with a winning record and will trav ...

18 April 2014

National Park Week means free admission!

Posted in Regional, Local

Crater Lake National Park, Ore. -- If you're looking for something fun and cheap to do with the family this weekend, you may want to listen up! Saturday, April 19th, marks the start of national par ...

18 April 2014

OSP traffic stop leads to drug bust

Posted in Regional, Local

Central Point, Ore. -- An Oregon State Police traffic stop on Thursday night in Central Point revealed two Washington residents were transporting drugs. OSP said they found approximately 45 pounds o ...

17 April 2014

Earthquake conference focuses on Southern Oregon

Posted in Regional, Local

Medford, Ore. -- Could the "big one" be coming for Oregon? A big earthquake, the topic of a big discussion Thursday. Dr. Althea Rizzo with the Oregon Office of Emergency Management spoke about how ...

17 April 2014

Portland doesn't flush water reservoir after man pees in it

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. -- (KGW) (Update 4/30 3:20pm): The City of Portland has decided not to completely flush millions of gallons of drinking water down the drain after a teenager allegedly urinated in it. ...

16 April 2014

Dead gray whale floats onto Oregon coast

Posted in Regional

Seaside, Ore. -- (KGW) Authorities are trying to figure out how to get rid of a 40-foot dead and decomposing gray whale that floated onto the beach in Seaside, Oregon Tuesday.The whale washed up nea ...

14 April 2014

Lunar eclipse expected viewable late Monday night, early Tuesday morning

Posted in Regional, Local, U.S. & World News

Medford, Ore. -- Monday night Rogue Valley sky gazers were able to see what is being termed a 'blood moon.' It is called a 'blood moon' because, while the moon is completely eclipsed, the sunlight ...