Regional

27 March 2014

Quakes rattle Mount Hood

Posted in Regional

(KGW)  A swarm of small earthquakes on Oregon's Mount Hood has captured the attention of state geologists and rattled the nerves of some nearby residents. Since Sunday geologists have recorded 31 t ...

26 March 2014

Nonprofit releases "fraudulent food" database

Posted in Regional, Local, Health

Grocery shoppers beware! Is what you think you're buying actually what you're getting? The U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention is a nonprofit that sets standards used by the FDA and it just released a " ...

26 March 2014

May primary around the corner, don't forget to register

Posted in Regional, Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- The May primary is just around the corner and Jackson County Elections is issuing a reminder to register to vote. There are some controversial issues on the May ballot. Including a ...

26 March 2014

Study shows 23 percent of Oregon children live in poverty

Posted in Regional, Local

Portland, Ore. -- According to the 2014 Progress Report from Children First for Oregon about 23 percent of Oregon children live at or below the poverty level. This rate is a decline from last year's ...

26 March 2014

Washington mudslide rescue

Posted in Regional

Oso, Wash. -- (KING) Video released Tuesday shows the dramatic moment a helicopter rescue team rescues a four year old boy from the devastating mudslides in Washington State. Shortly after the disas ...

25 March 2014

'System' shutdown

Posted in Regional, Sports

(The Register-Guard) Paul Westhead is back on the market. “I need to find a team that wants to run,” the 75-year-old fast-break savant said with a smile on the way out the door. The run is offi ...

25 March 2014

Bend has first licensed medical-pot dispensary

Posted in Regional, Politics, Health

(KTVZ) "I couldn't believe we were the first in Bend," Ben Hebert, owner of Dr Jolly's, said Monday. "That's a great feeling. That's a lot of hard work to get to this point." Dr. Jolly's is not eve ...

25 March 2014

14 Oregon counties had unemployment rates at, or below state average

Posted in Regional, Economy

(OPB) Oregon county unemployment figures were released Monday for the month of February. Fourteen counties had rates at, or below the statewide average of 6.9 percent. Benton County had the state ...

25 March 2014

Neighbors help in search

Posted in Regional

Oso, Wash. -- (KING) The Darrington Fire Department has worked as incident command in the Snohomish County landslide.  Several search and rescue crews have dispatched from the location there, but t ...

25 March 2014

Oregon Zoo's female Amur tiger dies of seizure

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. -- The Oregon Zoo is mourning the loss of one of its tigers today. 15-year-old female Amur tiger named Nicole died Monday after what animal care staff believes was a seizure. Oregon Z ...