Regional

07 August 2014

Rowena wildfire grows to 1900 acres

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(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

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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

How family friendly are Oregon’s 20 biggest cities?

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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

Search for 6-year old continues

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Update (8/7 1pm) (KGW) A body of a child was found Thursday near the mobile home park where a 6-year-old girl went missing over the weekend.  The Kitsap County Sheriff's Office did not say whether ...

05 August 2014

General dead in Afghan attack

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  U.S. Major General Harold Greene is dead following a gunman's attack inside an Afghanistan military training academy.The two-star general was on a routine visit when witnesses say a lon ...

05 August 2014

Marijuana use at Oregon college campuses

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Portland, Ore. -- There's a lot of buzz about marijuana on Oregon's college campuses. According to a survey by the Princeton Review, the University of Oregon, Lewis & Clark College and Reed Coll ...

04 August 2014

Mother accused of murdering 2-yr-old daughter is arrested

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Cannon Beach, Ore. -- A woman from Washington state is in jail, accused of murdering her two-year-old daughter and critically wounding her teenager. Police arrested 40-year-old Jessica Smith on Sund ...

03 August 2014

US 97 southbound reopened, expect delays

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Klamath County, Ore. -  (Update 8/3 1:05pm) ODOT has re-opened 1 lane of US 97 south of Klamath Falls to travel in alternating directions controlled by a pilot car following wildfire south of Oreg ...

01 August 2014

Mandatory evacuation issued for Lookout Ranchettes in Modoc County

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Modoc County, Calif. -- Lookout Ranchettes in Modoc County have been given a mandatory evacuation order. The Bay Fire near Adin, California and is approximately 7,000 acres. Officials say the fire i ...

30 July 2014

California restaurant bans kids

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Monterey, Calif. -- (KSBW)  One of the busiest restaurants on Old Fisherman's Wharf in Monterey, California has offended some parents when it posted a sign prohibiting strollers, high chairs, boost ...