Regional

11 June 2015

Urban Death Project gains support in Seattle

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Seattle, Wash. --- (KGW) A plan to begin human composting in Seattle is now gaining traction in the form of both willing participants and the money needed to make it happen. It's called the Urban De ...

11 June 2015

Two homes destroyed in Gorge wildfire near Biggs Junction

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Biggs, Ore. – (KGW) Wildfire danger remains especially high and many parts of Oregon remain under a Red Flag Warning through 8 p.m. Friday. One of the worst fires so far started in an abandoned ho ...

10 June 2015

Victims of sexual assault on college campuses in Oregon gain stronger protection

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Ore. --- Victims of sexual assault on college campuses in Oregon now have stronger protections. Governor Kate Brown signed House Bill 34-76 today, June 10th, giving victims of sexual assault some of ...

10 June 2015

Oregon bill to make it easier to confiscate firearms from convicted domestic abusers

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Ore. --- An Oregon bill is trying to make it easier for local law enforcement to confiscate firearms from convicted domestic abusers and people under restraining orders. The Oregon House voted 51 to ...

10 June 2015

Missing Wilsonville woman found safe

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Updated (6/10 3p.m.) (KGW) A woman from Wilsonville who vanished in the Cannon Beach area has been found and she is safe and unharmed, police said. Linda Landre, 72, had vanished from the Cannon Be ...

10 June 2015

Albany 'skimming' suspect caught on camera

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Albany, Ore. -- (KGW) A man police say could be responsible for $20,000 in ATM fraud was caught on camera at an Albany credit union. The man placed a credit card "skimming" device on the ATM outside ...

10 June 2015

California one step closer to strict vaccine law

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Calif. --- California is another step closer to imposing one of the strictest vaccine laws in the country.The evening of Tuesday, June 9th, a state legislative committee passed a measure that would ...

10 June 2015

On anniversary of Reynolds shooting, a call for gratefulness

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Troutdale, Ore. -- (KGW) A year to the day after a student died, the classmate who shot him took his own life, and a teacher was wounded at Reynolds High School, the district is expressing its grati ...

09 June 2015

Oregon City mom finds babysitter passed out, child soiled

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Oregon City, Ore --- (KGW) An Oregon City mother wants her daughter's babysitter jailed after she found the woman passed out in the backyard of her home when she was supposed to be taking care of th ...

08 June 2015

Police searching for missing Rogue River woman

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Rogue River, Ore. --- A Rogue River woman is missing after leaving California. June Smith was last seen on Friday morning at 11:00 in Garden Valley. She was reportedly travelling back to Rogue River ...