Regional

09 June 2014

Oregon soldiers get ready for Afghanistan

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

Portland, Ore. -- (OPB)Hundreds of soldiers in the Oregon National Guard are deploying this summer and will be among the last Americans to serve in Afghanistan. A battalion of 400 soldiers mobili ...

09 June 2014

Report: Property tax losses continue to grow

Posted in Regional, Politics, Economy

Portland, Ore. -- (Portland Tribune/Pamplin Media Group) Local governments will be unable to collect $212 million this year in property taxes, including almost $100 million specifically approved by ...

08 June 2014

Portand's Naked Bike Ride Day

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. -- Bike riders are a usual sight in Portland but Saturday night's bike ride event was a little different, the bicyclists were all naked. It was the 2014 world naked bike ride. Sever ...

07 June 2014

Two Bulls Wildfire burns in Central Oregon

Posted in Regional, Local

Update (6/11 5pm) Crews near Bend continue mop up operations on the 6,900 acre Two Bulls Fire. The blaze is about 40 percent contained as of Wednesday night. Fire officials say chilly weather overn ...

05 June 2014

Oregon DHS takes new approach

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Regional, Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - Keeping more kids out of foster homes...that's the target of a new approach being used by the Oregon Department of Human Services in Klamath Falls. A new Department of Human Se ...

05 June 2014

Portland boy dies after fall from apartment window

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. -- (KGW) A 4-year-old boy died Wednesday evening after falling from a third-story window in North Portland. He fell about 7:15 p.m. at the Miraflores Apartments, 8925 N. Newell Ave. T ...

05 June 2014

California inmate escaped

Posted in Regional

Mount Shasta, Calif. -- A state prison inmate working in Shasta City on Wednesday escaped. Lepaul Gardner was last seen around 3 p.m. yesterday, working with the Intermountain Conservation Camp crew ...

04 June 2014

Camp, fish, and hike for free this weekend

Posted in Regional, Local, Entertainment

(Portland Radio Project) Anyone who loves the outdoors in Oregon has quite a dilemma this weekend. They may have to choose between a day of fun at a state park , a hike on a favorite trail, or free ...

04 June 2014

Sit-in protesters arrested at Walden's Bend office

Posted in Regional, Politics

Bend, Ore. -- (KTVZ) As about a dozen supporters rallied outside, a man and woman protesting Republicans' inaction on immigration reform staged a sit-in at Rep. Greg Walden's Bend office Wednesday, ...

04 June 2014

Liquor privatization effort shelved this year

Posted in Regional, Politics

Salem, Ore. -- (Pamplin Media Group) Advocates announced Wednesday they will abandon their effort to end the state monopoly on liquor sales in Oregon. Although they had an already-approved version ...