Regional

09 May 2014

Two arrested in Gold Hill home burglary

Posted in Regional, Local

This page has been moved. You should be redirected automatically. If not, click here. Gold Hill, Ore. -- 50 year-old Rex Stansell from Eagle Point and 35 year-old Melissa Crandell from Central ...

09 May 2014

Oregonians appear to be leaning towards legalizing recreational marijuana

Posted in Regional, Health

Portland, Ore. -- A new Oregon Public Broadcast poll shows Oregonians appear to be leaning towards legalizing recreational marijuana. The last time Oregonians voted on legalizing marijuana was in 20 ...

09 May 2014

U.S. Bank offers reward for repeat robber

Posted in Regional

Medford, Ore. -- U.S. Bank is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for robbing any U.S. Bank branch, including the May 2n ...

08 May 2014

Metro: 'Mistakes were made' in orangutan's death at Oregon Zoo

Posted in Regional, Local

Portland, Ore. -- (KGW) Recent staffing changes at the Oregon Zoo were related to the death of the zoo's Sumatran Orangutan Kutai, Metro announced Thursday. The zoo said earlier this week that Kim ...

08 May 2014

Snowshoe hiker missing at Crater Lake

Posted in Regional, Local

Crater Lake National Park, Ore. -- Rangers at Crater Lake National Park are looking for a snowshoer, missing for more than a week. They say the man came to the park on April 28th, rented some snow-s ...

08 May 2014

Giant Redwoods being poached

Posted in Regional

Update (5/12 1pm): Police and Park Rangers are still looking for the person responsible for poaching giant redwood trees in the Redwood Forest. Park rangers say that the poaching could impact the fu ...

07 May 2014

Drought declaration providing help for farmers

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Regional, Local

Eagle Point, Ore. -- Farmer Ron Bjork has called his ranch home for decades. That long-standing ownership gives him water rights to  Little Butte Creek. But Bjork said others aren't so lucky. "It c ...

07 May 2014

Governor Kitzhaber declares drought emergency in Jackson County

Posted in Regional, Local

Salem, Ore. -- Yesterday Governor Kitzhaber declared a drought emergency in Jackson County. Officials say Jackson County requested the emergency declaration this spring, and the The State Drought Co ...

06 May 2014

UO basketball players not charged on alleged sexual assault

Posted in Regional, Sports

Update (5/7): ESPN is reporting tonight that the three University of Oregon basketball players accused of rape will not return to the team. A previous criminal investigation found there was not eno ...

05 May 2014

Medical marijuana dispensary moratoriums in another 14 cities, 1 county

Posted in Regional, Local, Politics, Health

(OPB) Fourteen more cities and another county have submitted their moratoriums on medical marijuana dispensaries to the Oregon Health Authority. Now, 142 of Oregon's 242 cities and 26 of 36 countie ...