Articles tagged with: oregon

27 March 2015

Portland considers east side homeless camp

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. -- (KGW) On any given night, 1800 people are without shelter in the Portland area and many are moving to the east side of the city. To fight illegal camping, Mayor Charlie Hales' offi ...

27 March 2015

More than 2,300 sea lions on Astoria docks

Posted in Regional

Astoria, Ore. -- (KGW) Sea lions have returned to Astoria in record numbers. The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife counted 2,340 on the docks of the East Mooring Basin last Friday. Some, includ ...

27 March 2015

Pink chickens roam around Portland

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. --- Portland is staying weird and here's proof: Two pink chickens, one rooster and one hen, made their way to the city's waterfront Thursday, March 26th.A county animal control office ...

27 March 2015

Tougher background checks for gun purchases?

Posted in Regional

Ore. -- On Thursday, March 26th, Oregon Democrats introduced a bill to require background checks on private firearm sales. That is setting up a showdown with gun rights advocates that could come as ...

26 March 2015

Jackson County looking to make Route 66 a state scenic bikeway

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- Southern Oregon is set to become more of a tourist destination for cyclists across the state and country.Jackson County is working to add Route 66, commonly known as Dead Indian Me ...

26 March 2015

Portland man arrested after trying to abduct a child

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. --- A Portland man is behind bars tonight, after the police say he attempted to kidnap a two-year-old child. Police say the mother and her child were walking in northwest Portland the ...

26 March 2015

Medford's Costco one step closer to moving

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- The Rogue Valley's only Costco is one step closer to moving.The warehouse retailer filed an official application with the city of Medford earlier this month.They’re looking to mo ...

25 March 2015

U.S. Forest Service offering reward for information on stolen fire truck

Posted in Local

Cave Junction, Ore. --- The U.S. Forest Service is offering a reward tonight, for help finding the person responsible for stealing their fire engine.The Forest Service says their compound at the Wil ...

25 March 2015

Medford car thefts on the rise

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Car thefts in Medford are on the rise.Police say they've been up to their ears in stolen cars lately, but say it's not an organized crime.Police say they have recovered nearly all ...

24 March 2015

Central Point woman gets scammed at Rogue Valley Mall

Written by Roma Villavicencio

Medford, Ore. --- A woman is out $6,000 because of a fake diamond scam.Medford Police say the victim was approached by a woman while shopping in the mall, the suspect claimed her husband was in a hi ...