Articles tagged with: Oregon

07 August 2014

Rowena wildfire grows to 1900 acres

Posted in Regional

(KGW) Fire officials say that the Rowena fire has grown to 1900 acres. 275 homes are under Level-3 evacuation, (approximately 600 people displaced), and 600 homes are threatened.The Rowena fire bega ...

07 August 2014

University of Oregon President resigns

Posted in Regional

Eugene, Ore. -- The president of the University of Oregon resigned Wednesday. Michael Gottfredson resigned about one and a half months before the start of the school year and a full year short of hi ...

06 August 2014

Lake County man convicted of multiple sex crime charges

Posted in Local

Lake County, Ore. --- A Lake County man has been convicted on multiple sex charges for molesting a 9 year old girl.25 year old Allen Raymond Thomas of Fort Rock was convicted by a jury last week on ...

06 August 2014

Governor Kitzhaber visits incident command for Beaver Complex Fire

Posted in Local

Governor Kitzhaber made a visit to incident command at Howard Prairie to get an update on the Beaver Complex fires. State Fire Marshals and local fire crews debriefed the Governor on progress made f ...

06 August 2014

Ban on medical marijuana dispensaries in Ashland lifted

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- The ban on medical marijuana dispensaries in Ashland has been lifted.It happened at last night's city council meeting. It's good news for Michael Welch, who’s working on relocati ...

06 August 2014

How family friendly are Oregon’s 20 biggest cities?

Posted in Regional

Estately Blog --- The number of parents opting to start their families in the city has been rising over the last few decades. But choosing which city to call home can be a difficult decision. What ...

05 August 2014

Medford family members of a mother accused of killing one of her daughters speaks out

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Jessica Smith's family members in Medford are trying to cope with the tragic news. Smith is the Washington woman accused of killing her two year old daughter and trying to kill her ...

05 August 2014

Memorial fund created for fallen firefighter

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- A memorial fund has been set up for the family of a fallen firefighter.Friends and family of Matthew Goodnature say he fought fires for the love of helping. Goodnature was on a bre ...

05 August 2014

Domestic dispute ends in stabbing

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- The Jackson County Sheriff's Office arrested 50 year old Laurie Bennett of Grants Pass for allegedly stabbing 52 year old Ray Bennett following a domestic dispute. Officials sa ...

05 August 2014

Judge denies Terri Horman name change

Posted in Local

Roseburg, Ore. --- (KGW News) A judge has denied a request from Terri Horman, the stepmother of missing Portland boy Kyron Horman, to officially change her name. Terri Horman wanted her new name to ...