Articles tagged with: Oregon

31 March 2015

Proposed bill aims to track police profiling in Oregon

Posted in Local

Ore. -- Putting an end to profiling, that's the goal of a series of bills in the Oregon Legislature right now. On Monday in Salem, a hearing was held on the bills that define profiling, prohibit it ...

31 March 2015

Oregon House passes $7.25 billion K-12 budget

Posted in Regional

Ore. -- The Oregon House of Representatives passed the earliest K-12 budget since 1991 on Tuesday providing funding for Oregon schools for the next two years. The K-12 budget at nearly $7.3 billion ...

31 March 2015

In-N-Out Burger may be bringing a number of locations to Oregon

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The In-N-Out Burger in Medford could be the first of many in Oregon. The Oregonian reports that In-N-Out would like to eventually expand throughout the state. Right now demolition ...

31 March 2015

Missing Oregon woman left behind car, phone, purse and dogs

Posted in Regional

Powell Butte, Ore. -- A 27-year-old woman who went missing from Central Oregon last week left behind her car, phone, purse and dogs.  KTVZ in Bend reports Shauna Fowler has been missing since 11 p ...

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 ...