Regional

08 July 2015

Oregon's soaring home prices among highest in the nation

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

Ore. --- (KGW) Home prices are shooting up across the nation to the tune of about 6.3 percent this past May over last year, according to new data from CoreLogic. In Oregon, however, the increase bet ...

07 July 2015

Officials investigating drowning in Siskiyou County

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Siskiyou County, Calif. -- The Siskiyou County Sheriff's Office is investigating a death after swimming in Siskiyou Lake.  40-year-old Alexander Rakitin of Redwood City, California was in medical ...

07 July 2015

Ice cave collapse leaves one dead

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Wash. -- (KING) One person died and four others were hurt Monday in a partial collapse of the Big 4 Ice Caves in Washington's Snoqualmie National Forest. Harborview Medical Center spokeswoman Susan ...

07 July 2015

Lawmakers pass bill that allows women access to birth control without prescription

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Salem, Ore. -- Starting next year, women can skip the health clinic and head straight to the pharmacy for birth control.  Governor Kate Brown signed the bill into law on Monday, giving women easie ...

07 July 2015

Boys accused in Civic Stadium fire get more charges

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Eugene, Ore. -- (KGW) Four boys were charged with arson in the fire that burned down Civic Stadium in Eugene, according to Eugene police spokeswoman Melinda McLaughlin. The boys appeared court Monda ...

06 July 2015

Child porn suspect arrested in Multnomah County

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Updated (7/7 9 a.m.) Authorities say a registered sex offender wanted by Salem police has been taken into custody in Multnomah County. Salem, Ore. -- (KGW) Salem detectives are asking for the pub ...

06 July 2015

Toxic toy bill heads to Oregon Governor

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Salem, Ore. -- Your child's toys could be made of safer materials soon. Oregon's Toxic Free Kids Act would remove toxic chemicals from personal care products and children's toys.  The bill will re ...

06 July 2015

Oregon ranks number 2 in worst places to make a living

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According to MoneyRates.com Oregon is the second worst state in the U.S. to make a living. MoneyRates.com recently analyzed every state to find where workers have the best or worst shot to make a g ...

06 July 2015

Officials searching for father of missing California baby

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Update (7/13)  The 6-month-old baby's father, Matthew Graham is a person of interest in this case, he was last seen in Shasta Lake on Sunday according to authorities. Graham was spotted at a Shell ...

30 June 2015

Sleepy Hollow blaze destroys homes

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Wash. -- (NBC News)  Families are tallying their losses after a raging wildfire destroyed more than two dozen homes in Wenacthee, Washington. The fire is now more than ten-percent contained, and m ...