Stories tagged: oregon
UPDATED: Fri., April 6, 2018, 1:34 p.m.
Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval is the latest governor to oppose President Donald Trump’s proposal to send thousands of National Guard members to the Mexico border to help fight illegal immigration …
UPDATED: Wed., April 4, 2018, 4:29 p.m.
Officials in an Oregon county who have tried to restrict commercial marijuana production sued the state in federal court, asserting state laws that made pot legal are pre-empted by federal …
UPDATED: Tue., April 3, 2018, 7:16 p.m.
The Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office is working to confirm that a surveillance video taken in Fort Bragg, California, shows Jen Hart the day before her family’s SUV was found at …
UPDATED: Sun., April 1, 2018, 11:15 a.m.
Clatsop County and three private property owners along Bear, Mary’s and Ferris creeks, all tributaries of the slough, have partnered with the Columbia River Estuary Study Taskforce and Bonneville Power …
UPDATED: Sat., March 31, 2018, 9:27 p.m.
A Gresham woman who crushed her husband with a pickup truck outside a pub has been sentenced to more than six years in prison.
Fri., March 30, 2018, 8:55 p.m.
Authorities say the half-brother of Portland Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard was shot Thursday during a confrontation with two men in a mall parking lot.
UPDATED: Fri., March 30, 2018, 5:49 p.m.
President Donald Trump’s tax overhaul is a short-term boon for most states, but one is set to miss out entirely: Oregon.
UPDATED: Sun., March 25, 2018, 9:03 p.m.
After testing an ultraviolet light disinfection system for five months last year, St. Charles Bend has acquired three Tru-D SmartUVC devices that are now being used to kill some of …
UPDATED: Sat., March 24, 2018, 10:25 p.m.
Playing before a partisan, green-clad crowd, the University of Oregon women’s basketball team may have been aided by a case of home cooking Saturday at the Spokane Arena. Literally.
UPDATED: Sat., March 24, 2018, 2:45 p.m.
A 37-year-old man police say tried to destroy the golden arches at a McDonald’s restaurant in Oregon after workers refused to make him 30 double cheeseburgers is facing charges.
Sat., March 24, 2018, 8:53 a.m.
Officials in Washington and Oregon have extended how long motorists can keep studded tires on their vehicles several weeks due to expected wintery weather.
Thu., March 22, 2018, 8:57 a.m.
The 700-pound sea lion blinked in the sun, sniffed the sea air and then lazily shifted to the edge of the truck bed and plopped onto the beach below.
Wed., March 21, 2018, 10:48 a.m.
The Pendleton teenager had signed on with Teens and Oregon Mustangs, a nonprofit that pairs teens and wild horses. Each of the 40 feral horses in the St. Paul Rodeo …
Tue., March 20, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
The ever-changing history of Sisters is mostly overlooked. Nowhere in the city of 2,000 people is there a museum to preserve and showcase its history. Lukens, a former high school …
UPDATED: Tue., March 20, 2018, 3:57 p.m.
Oregon wildlife officials were forced to trap and euthanize a cougar in response to several sightings of the animals in and around the town of Silverton.
Mon., March 19, 2018, 1:10 p.m.
Some coastal states opposed to President Donald Trump’s plan to allow oil and gas drilling off most of the nation’s coastline are fighting back with proposed state laws designed to …
Mon., March 19, 2018, 10:18 a.m.
Oregon’s new clean air law will give Oregonians an unprecedented wealth of information about the health risks that factories create by releasing toxic air pollution.
Sun., March 18, 2018, 9:24 a.m.
Her mother, Melissa Vaughan, examined the relic and knew it wasn’t just some dusty rock. It was pearlescent. What Naomi found was an ancient fossil called an ammonite, an extinct …
Sat., March 17, 2018, 2:04 p.m.
Bob Kroll has spent most of his life treating animals in distress. Sometimes that meant working as a veterinarian in an emergency clinic. Other times, it meant treating severe seizures …
Sat., March 17, 2018, 2 p.m.
A former Division I college softball player, Kelsey Anchors takes over this spring as the new baseball coach at North Valley High School in Merlin, Oregon.
Sat., March 17, 2018, 1:39 p.m.
A western Oregon county judge inadvertently locked inside her courtroom caused an estimated $3,000 in damage trying to break out.
Fri., March 16, 2018, 3:01 p.m.
Mohammed Fawad Mohammadi survived the war in his native Afghanistan, where he served as an interpreter for U.S. military forces. Now he is in a hospital, with part of his …
Sun., March 11, 2018, 8:45 p.m.
Days before an Oregon state senator was due to leave his post over sexual misconduct allegations, the Republican from rural downstate published a newsletter casting himself as a victim of …
Sun., March 11, 2018, 8:40 p.m.
A soldier gave his wife, an emergency room nurse at Salem Hospital, quite the anniversary gift.
Sat., March 10, 2018, 2:17 p.m.
The insurance company for the central Oregon city of Bend will pay $800,000 in a settlement agreement with the family of a man shot and killed by a Bend police …
Sat., March 10, 2018, 12:15 p.m.
The Jackson County Library District and Southern Oregon Historical Society have formed a partnership that gives Jackson County residents free access to the historical society’s archives.
Sat., March 10, 2018, 9:03 a.m.
A woman who abandoned children at her Bend day care to go tanning has been sentenced to 21 years, four months in prison.
Sat., March 10, 2018
Along the Oregon Coast on the Pacific Coast Highway 101, there are 11 historic and beautiful bridges that deserve to be explored and photographed.
Fri., March 9, 2018, 11:10 a.m.
The civil trial has begun for an Oregon teenager who is suing her father and a lawn mower manufacturer after she lost her left leg when she was a toddler.
Fri., March 9, 2018, 11:01 a.m.
Authorities said a suspect shot by Salem police had backed his pickup into the patrol car of the officer who fired.