Regional

05 March 2015

Middle school banner promoting gay tolerance is taken down

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Beaverton, Ore. --- A banner promoting tolerance of gay students was taken down at an Oregon middle school on Wednesday.A Five Oaks Middle School parent complained about tje signs, saying he felt th ...

04 March 2015

Cannabis plant connected to allergies

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Trees and bees are already out this allergy season, but with the changes in legislation, it looks like another cause for coughing could be added to the mix.    Researchers are looking at the grow ...

04 March 2015

Dogs rescued from illegal kennel up for adoption at OHS

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Portland, Ore. – (KGW News) People who love pugs, schnauzers and shih tzus will have a chance to adopt the small breed dogs that were seized from a Jackson County breeder earlier this year. A tota ...

03 March 2015

Family of Portland man killed in blender files lawsuit against meat plant

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Portland, Ore. --- The family of a man killed in Portland while cleaning an industrial size blender has filed a $5,000,000 lawsuit.41-year-old Hugo Avalos-Chanon died at this interstate meat distrib ...

03 March 2015

Emergency dispatchers test out treadmills, on the job

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Portland, Ore. --- Emergency dispatchers in Washington County, outside of Portland, are testing treadmills, while on the job, at their 911 call center. It began six months ago on a voluntary-basis. ...

03 March 2015

Stacey Addision returns home

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Portland, Ore. --- There’s word that Portland veterinarian Stacey Addison has started her journey back home.Addison had been detained in east Timor since last September. Oregon Senator Jeff Merkle ...

02 March 2015

Caught on cam: homeless man shot and killed by police

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**Warning: the content of this video can be graphic. **Los Angeles, Calif. --- Los Angeles Police shot and killed a homeless man Sunday on LA's Skid Row and it was all caught on tape.This is what it ...

27 February 2015

University of Oregon drops sexual assault counterclaim

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Eugene, Ore. --- The University of Oregon has dropped its lawsuit against an alleged sexual assault victim after protests from other students. The victim filed a lawsuit against the university surro ...

27 February 2015

Oregon House of Representatives vote to abolish Cover Oregon

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Ore. --- The Oregon House of Representatives voted to abolish Cover Oregon as a public corporation today.They also voted to transfer management of the state's health insurance exchange to the Depart ...

27 February 2015

Woman shamed by Goodwill employee for breastfeeding

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McMinville, Ore. --- A new mother never thought a trip to her Goodwill store would lead to an online firestorm.On Twitter, Emma Ingram was shamed by the Goodwill cashier, who wrote, quote "So I tota ...