Regional

29 April 2014

Twerking leads to drug arrests in Beaverton

Posted in Regional

Beaverton, Ore. -- (KGW) Three women were arrested for drug possession after an impromptu dance party in the Beaverton City Hall parking lot. Police said 20-year-old Christie Valazquez Coura (pictur ...

28 April 2014

Roseburg transient found dead in a area park, foul play not suspected

Posted in Regional

Roseburg, Ore. -- Foul play is not suspected in the death of a woman found at a Roseburg park over the weekend. Roseburg Police say a disc-golf player found the woman's body Saturday in brush betw ...

28 April 2014

Oso landslide search ends; 2 still missing

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

Oso, Wash. -- (KING)  Nearly five weeks after the Oso landslide, Frank Hadaway says there's a chance search teams will never find his missing brother. "It was a devastating slide and it has been a ...

26 April 2014

How nerdy is Oregon?

Posted in Regional, Entertainment

Medford, Ore. -- Real estate website, estately.com, has finished a report to find out which US state has the most nerds, and Oregon is right in the heart of Nerdtopia. The company analyzed Facebook ...

25 April 2014

Oregon Supreme Court says state can vaccinate foster kids

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Regional, Local

Ashland, Ore. -- A ruling by Oregon's Supreme Court says any of the 8,500 children and youth in foster care can be vaccinated regardless of their choice or their biological parents religious beliefs ...

25 April 2014

Cover Oregon board votes unanimously to join federal exchange

Posted in Regional, Local

Durham, Ore. -- (KGW) Oregon became the first state in the nation to drop its problem-plagued online health exchange and link up with the federal website. Cover Oregon's board voted unanimously Frid ...

25 April 2014

FDA decides to back off on tightening brewery regulations

Posted in Regional, Local

Medford, Ore. -- Some farmers and brewers are breathing a sigh of relief after the Food and Drug Administration decided to back off on tightening regulations for left-over grain. Senator Ron Wyden s ...

25 April 2014

Bomb threat at OSU

Posted in Regional

Corvallis, Ore. -- Oregon State University students are back in their dorms, after they were evacuated Thursday night because of a bomb threat. Thousands of students were evacuated after the OSU Dep ...

24 April 2014

Panel recommends dumping Cover Oregon

Posted in Regional, Local

Medford, Ore. -- A panel investigating what to do to fix the troubled Cover Oregon online health insurance exchange suggests throwing in the towel. The Cover Oregon online marketplace for health ins ...

24 April 2014

Fetal tissue burning halted at Marion Co. power plant

Posted in Regional

Brooks, Ore. --- A waste-to-power plant in Oregon is reportedly burning fetal tissue for electricity and some local leaders want the practice stopped. The convanta plant in the town of Brooks turns ...