Regional

OSU gets new president

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Louisiana State University is looking for a new president after F. King Alexander was appointed Friday to lead Oregon State University. Oregon State’s board of trustees announced their decision to hire Alexander in a special meeting, confirming that Alexander …

Drowning man saved by “Christmas Ship”

PORTLAND, Ore. (KATU) – Boaters participating in a Christmas parade in Portland helped rescue a drowning man Tuesday night. Every December, the Christmas Ships twinkle on the waters of the Columbia and Willamette Rivers. It’s a 65-year-old tradition. Boater Rob Steffeck explained, …

In-N-Out opens third location in Oregon

KEIZER, Ore. – There’s a new burger joint in Oregon, and eager fans in Salem and the Portland metro area are rejoicing. In-N-Out’s first foray into Oregon was in Medford back in 2015. Then another location opened up in Grants Pass in …

Two local Chihuahuas adopted together

PHOENIX, Ore. — Two local Chihuahuas, Duke and Wiggles have been adopted. You might remember the pair from a story Tuesday on NBC5 News. They were surrendered to Jackson County Animal Services by their owners, after they didn’t get along with the family’s …