Articles tagged with: KGW News

29 June 2015

At least 24 homes destroyed in Wenatchee wildfire

Posted in Regional

Wenatchee, Wash. --- (KGW) Authorities say a wildfire fueled by high temperatures and strong winds has destroyed at least 24 homes in Chelan County. Embers also caused a raging fire at cardboard rec ...

23 June 2015

Teen pulled from water at Salmon Falls Park has died

Posted in Regional

Marion County, Ore. --- (KGW) Rescue crews were called to Salmon Falls Park on the Little Northfork of the Santiam River after a 17-year-old boy went into the water and did not come out Monday after ...

18 June 2015

DUII suspect plows into 6 cars; 1 person dead

Posted in Regional

Clackamas County, Ore. -- (KGW) A Happy Valley woman died after an allegedly drunk, speeding driver plowed into six cars stopped at a red light at the Interstate 205 off-ramp to Sunnyside Road. Poli ...

17 June 2015

Violent sex offender cuts bracet, may be in Old Town

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore -- (KGW) Police need your help tracking down a convicted sex offender who cut off his GPS monitoring device. Authorities say 56-year-old Dennis John Davis ditched the device just three ...

10 June 2015

Albany 'skimming' suspect caught on camera

Posted in Regional

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

On anniversary of Reynolds shooting, a call for gratefulness

Posted in Regional

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 ...

28 May 2015

Oregon combats sea lion invasion

Posted in Regional

Astoria, Ore. --- (KGW)  Oregon's Port of Astoria has started using beach balls to try and keep thousands of sea lion off of its docks.This comes after the Port bought into the idea of bringing a f ...

22 May 2015

Parents at odds over Gervais school condom policy

Posted in U.S. & World News

Gervais, Ore. -- (KGW) Some parents in Gervais are concerned over a proposal to hand out condoms to kids as young as sixth grade. The district approved a similar proposal in an effort to cut down on ...

12 May 2015

Court docs: Girl kidnapped, raped before left in Astoria

Posted in Regional

(Updated 5/15 9:00 am) Astoria, Ore. -- (KGW) The suspect in the kidnapping of a 15-year-old Calif. girl has been captured near Cannon Beach. The girl is already safely back with her family, after e ...

11 May 2015

Mom accused of abandoning toddler in tent to do meth

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. – (KGW) A woman is accused of abandoning her toddler alone all night in a tent in North Portland so she could leave to do meth. The toddler, just 23-months-old, was only wearing thi ...