Regional

24 March 2014

Mudslide search continues

Posted in Regional

Oso, Wash. -- (NBC News) Update: A task force of rescue experts was due to arrive in Washington on Tuesday to bolster the increasingly desperate search for survivors after an immense mudslide. Offic ...

23 March 2014

Search efforts continue after fatal mudslide

Posted in Regional

Oso, Was. (CNN) -- At least three people are dead, and several others hurt or missing after a landslide Saturday, about an hour outside of Seattle, Washington. It happened on State Road 530. Crews h ...

22 March 2014

Whale watching week

Posted in Regional, Local, Weather

Brookings, Ore.-- Saturday marks the first day of whale watching week on the Oregon coast. It's the time of year where about 18,000 gray whales will pass close to Oregon heading from Baja California ...

22 March 2014

California DMV breach

Posted in Regional, Local, Economy, Technology

Los Angeles, Cali.-- Several reports including the Los Angeles Times said the California Department of Motor Vehicles' online system has been hacked. The blogger who discovered the Target breach fou ...

22 March 2014

More ski options for Mt. Ashland ski pass holders

Posted in Regional, Sports, Entertainment, Weather

Ashland, Ore. -- The Mt. Ashland ski area, may not have opened this year but several regional ski resorts are hoping to make that up to Mt. Ashland pass holders.   Mt. Hood Meadows is offering disc ...

21 March 2014

Firefighters kept busy with out of control burns

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Regional, Local, Weather

Gold Hill, Ore. -- Firefighters did what they could to keep controlled burns under control Friday. In Sam's Valley one neighbor watched it all from her front yard. "I saw a lot of smoke and the neig ...

21 March 2014

Firefighters preparing early for wildfire season

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Regional, Local

Gold Hill, Ore. -- Grayback Forestry Firefighters were out in the Valley of the Rogue area Friday burning 60 acres to clean up the forest floor. They said it's one of the many things they're doing t ...

21 March 2014

Over 400 minors attempt alcohol purchases in 2013, according to OLCC

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Regional, Local

Oregon's Liquor Control Commission reports over 400 minors misrepresented their age in an attempt to purchase alcohol last year. In 2013, the OLCC issued more than 1,000 total criminal citations rel ...

20 March 2014

Death row donation

Posted in Regional

Newberg, Ore. -- (KGW)  Kevin Gray has said he has no intention of accepting a kidney donation from convicted killer Christian Longo. Longo was convicted in 2003 of killing his wife and three child ...

18 March 2014

Declaring a drought declaration of emergency in Jackson County?

Written by RaeAnn Christensen, Posted in Regional, Local, Weather

Medford, Ore. -- Governor Kitzhaber has already declared a drought declaration of emergency in four Southern Oregon counties, including Klamath and Lake.Now, the county administrator wants something ...