JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. – You may see some smoke in the valley Thursday and Friday. Don’t be concerned, it’s just firefighters putting their newly learned skills to the test. The Oregon Department of Forestry is conducting live burn trainings along ...

Author: Katherine Cook (KGW) MT ANGEL, Ore. (KGW) — As fire season begins, many fire departments in Oregon are getting a financial boost to increase staffing during the summer months. The Oregon State Fire Marshal invited fire departments to apply ...

Author: Kyle Iboshi (KGW) PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW) — Daria Anderson couldn’t wait to show off her new apartment in Northwest Portland. It has two bedrooms, a bathroom and a kitchen. “Come on in here,” said Anderson, walking through the front ...

MEDFORD, Ore. – A man who formerly lived in Southern Oregon was sentenced for illegally importing and exporting live scorpions. According to the Department of Justice, Darren Dennis Drake shipped dozens of scorpions to and from Germany without a license ...

DESCHUTES COUNTY, Ore. – A climber was rescued from the slopes of a Central Oregon mountain over the weekend. The Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office said on the evening of June 18, a 23-year-old hiker from Ithaca, New York, called 9-1-1 ...

Author: Galen Ettlin, KGW Staff OREGON, USA (KGW) — Clinics, pediatricians, pharmacies and hospital systems in Oregon are beginning to vaccinate children under five against COVID-19 following last week’s approval by the Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for ...

Update (06-21-22, 3:12 p.m.) – At about 11:20 p.m. Monday, St. Charles Medical Center staff members called 9-1-1 to report that Jeremy Allbritton arrived at the hospital. Bend police and deputies with the Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office arrived shortly after ...

Author: Christine Pitawanich (KGW) PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW) — After 19 kids and two teachers were killed in a school shooting in Uvalde, Texas, a parent asked KGW to look into local school district and police policies in regard to school ...

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ore. – Oregon State Police Fish and Wildlife Troopers are asking for help tracking down an alleged poacher. In the early morning hours of Friday, June 17, investigators were notified about a young buck deer that was shot ...

Update (06-21-22, 3:12 p.m.) – At about 11:20 p.m. Monday, St. Charles Medical Center staff members called 9-1-1 to report that Jeremy Allbritton arrived at the hospital. Bend police and deputies with the Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office arrived shortly after ...

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