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Oregon GOP walkout enters day 5

SALEM, Ore. (KGW) – For the fifth day, Oregon State senators have not shown up for work. Since last week they’ve been a no-show to avoid a vote on a controversial climate change bill. While the Senate chamber was empty, the Oregon …

Two hikers rescued from Mt. Thielson

MT. THIELSON, Ore. – Two Hikers were rescued from the slopes of Mt. Thielson over the weekend. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office said on Friday, two people from Minnesota were hiking on the Pacific Crest Trail near Mt. Thielson when they came …

Dutch Bros cuts ties with carbon cap advocacy group

GRANTS PASS, Ore.– Dutch Bros. Coffee is cutting ties with an advocacy group supporting the controversial cap-and-trade energy conservation bill, House Bill 2020. The Grants Pass-based company made notice to leave Oregon Business for Climate on Friday – a day after Republican state …

Motor home up in flames, no injuries

GOLD HILL, Ore.– A motor home engulfed in flames was quickly put out by crews this weekend after views of black smoke could be seen from the interstate. The calls came in around 9 p.m. Saturday night as people could see the …