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Ashland restaurants awarded for COVID-19 outreach

ASHLAND, Ore. — An Oregon nonprofit is rewarding 10 restaurants for their response to the COVID-19 pandemic, two are in southern Oregon. Falafel Republic and Northwest Pizza & Pasta Company in Ashland were awarded grants from the Oregon Hospitality Foundation. The foundation …

Heroism on display after Portland blast

Portland, Ore. — (KGW) — Portland Fire & Rescue Battalion Chief Scott Beyers was among the first to respond to reports of a natural gas leak just minutes before a massive explosion Wednesday morning. Beyers walked up and down the street, making …

Natural gas leak reported at Bear Creek Plaza

Update (05/11 11:00 a.m.) — Medford Police said the situation is over and the gas leak has been fixed. ___________________________ Medford, Ore. — Police and fire crews responded to a ruptured natural gas line behind the Dollar Tree located in the Bear …