Regional

17 July 2015

Brookings man charged with DUII

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Brookings, Ore. --- The Curry County Sheriff's Office says 44-year-old Robert Anderson left the Voodoo Lounge after refusing a taxi at about 6:45 Wednesday evening.Officials say Anderson almost hit ...

16 July 2015

Applications for medical marijuana dispensaries increasing in Oregon

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Ore. -- Applications for permits to open new medical marijuana dispensaries are increasing.  Data from the Oregon Public Health Division shows that since Measure 91 passed in November, they have r ...

16 July 2015

Sweet Cakes by Melissa breaks record on crowdfunding site

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Portland, Ore. -- (KGW) The Gresham bakery that refused to make a wedding cake for a lesbian couple is breaking records with its crowdfunding campaign. Sweet Cakes by Melissa was kicked off GoFundM ...

16 July 2015

Oregon coast man faces multiple charges including involuntary servitude

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Newport, Ore.-- An Oregon coast man faces disturbing allegations. According to a Newport Police investigation, 46-year-old Ronald Flinter helped 67-year-old Mahlon "Mel" Blose hire live-in caregive ...

15 July 2015

Hepatitis C rates in Oregon rise above national average

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Ore. -- A new report finds more people are dying of hepatitis C in Oregon than most of the nation. Hepatitis C is a chronic disease that can be spread through blood transfusions. The new report fin ...

15 July 2015

Sex toys slung across power lines in Portland

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Portland, Ore. -- (KGW) Something that possibly began as a silly prank appears to be turning into an odd trend in Portland - stringing sex toys across power lines. Several people have reported the o ...

15 July 2015

OSU researchers discover algae that tastes like bacon

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Oregon State University-- If you're craving bacon but want the satisfaction of a healthy meal, researchers at Oregon State University may have the solution. Dulse...it's a new strain of algae, packe ...

14 July 2015

Teen girl survives plane crash, found days later

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Brewster, Wa.-- An incredible story of survival. A teenager from Washington state survives a small plane crash in the Cascade Mountains then spends days alone, looking for help near the town of Br ...

13 July 2015

Fatal trailer fire under investigation

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Norway, Ore. --- A couple is dead after a trailer fire near Norway between Myrtle Point and Coquille.Officials say the fire Friday, July 10th, killed 64-year-olds Judith and William Bitner. Official ...

13 July 2015

Fatal drowning at Rockaway Beach

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Rockaway Beach, Ore. --- A man has died after being caught in a rip tide at Rockaway Beach. The 35-year-old was swimming with his brother about 3:00 on Friday, July 10th, when he drowned. The Coast ...