Articles tagged with: KGW News

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 ...

05 May 2015

Panera lists 'unacceptable' ingredients in its foods

Posted in U.S. & World News

(KGW) Panera has put it in writing. The trendy, fast-casual chain widely known for the quality of its food and integrity of its ingredients on Tuesday will become the first national restaurant chain ...

30 April 2015

Oregon woman gets surprise 'TODAY' show makeover

Posted in U.S. & World News

New York City, N.Y. -- (The Today Show) Donna Libby, a retired Klamath Falls teacher and librarian, was picked Thursday morning as one of two women who underwent the "Plaza Ambush Makeover" on NBC's ...

27 April 2015

Jiu Jitsu academy owner accused of child sex abuse dies in jail

Posted in Regional

Bend, Ore. -- (KGW) The owner of a Portland martial arts academy accused of sexually abusing a boy died of an apparent suicide in jail Sunday, authorities said. Eben Kaneshiro, 35, was arrested last ...

22 April 2015

Feds recall 900K Trek bikes after rider paralyzed

Posted in U.S. & World News

(KGW) Almost one million Trek bikes are being recalled in the United States and Canada after a crash that left one rider paralyzed. Included in the recall are 900,000 bikes in the U.S., and 98,000 s ...

22 April 2015

UPDATE: Popeyes offers to rehire manager fired after robbery

Posted in U.S. & World News

(Updated 4/23 10:59am) Channelview, Texas — (KGW) The pregnant Popeyes manager who was fired less than 36 hours after a robbery has been offered her job back. Marissa Holcomb, a mother of three wi ...

21 April 2015

Netflix buys a new 'Full House'

Posted in Entertainment

(KGW) Full House is coming back. Uncle Jesse says so. John Stamos, who played Jesse Katsopolis on the popular ABC family comedy of the late 1980s and early 1990s, confirmed rumors of the show's rebo ...

21 April 2015

Massive fire destroys Oregon condos

Posted in Regional

Government Camp, Ore. --- (KGW)  Firefighters continued to battle flames at an Oregon condominium complex Tuesday, hours after fire erupted at the Golden Poles Chalet in Government Camp.Customers o ...