Regional

08 March 2013

Ban On Underage Tanning Bill Passes In the Oregon House

Posted in Regional

A bill that would ban minors from using tanning beds unless they had a doctors note passed the Oregon House yesterday, with a vote of 38 to 18. Bill 2896 will now head to the senate. Supporters ...

01 March 2013

Wild Bee Population Dwindling

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Regional, Local

Two new studies out this week in the journal 'Science' says wild bees are in trouble. In the mid-west, their numbers seem to be dwindling. As Travis Koch reports local bee keepers say they know why.

27 February 2013

Truck Crashes Into Creek

Posted in Regional, Local

A truck crashed into a creek early Wednesday afternoon. Around 3 pm a red truck crashed through a guardrail and into Lick Creek on Highway 140. Oregon State Police, Lake Creek Rural Fire and ODOT re ...

27 February 2013

How Is Oregon Affected By The Looming Sequester

Posted in Regional

A new chart by Wells Fargo says Oregon is near the bottom when it comes to federal spending as a percentage of its "gross domestic product"; only three states are less reliant on federal spending. ...

25 February 2013

Construction To Start On Sexton Pass

Posted in Regional, Local

Northbound drivers should expect delays starting Monday, if you are heading over the Sexton Pass. Beginning Monday evening, the right northbound shoulder of I5 will be closed between the Hugo inter ...

25 February 2013

Four OSP Troopers Head To Josephine County

Posted in Regional, Local

4 Oregon State Troopers from the Jackson County office have been transferred to the Josephine County office, leaving Jackson county with 12 state troopers. Officials made the decision after deep bud ...

20 February 2013

Discovery Channel's "Weed Country"

Posted in Regional, Local, Politics, Entertainment

From the Discovery Channel producers of the popular TV series "Gold Rush", "Deadliest Catch", "American Choppers" and "Dirty Jobs", comes a new series called "Weed Country." It takes place in Northe ...

19 February 2013

Weather Mayhem

Posted in Regional, Local

We told you it was coming and it came - caused some problems and went on it's way - the big "S" word - snow. Sunrise Meteorlogist Adam Colpack tracked the storm, NBC5s RaeAnn Christensen tracked th ...

19 February 2013

Hand Sanitizer Eyed In Hospital Fire

Posted in Regional, Local

Portland, Ore. (KGW)

Investigators believe sanitizer and static electricity may have sparked fire that burned young girl in her bed. Mike Benner reports.

14 February 2013

Senate Considers Immigration Reform

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

Washington D.C.

First hearing held amid bipartisan calls for new reforms. Brian Mooar reports.