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1 A lucky month For Lottery players
Monday March 18, 2019, 8:52 AM
SALEM, Oregon - Oregon Lottery Win for Life players have reason to celebrate this spring, as three top prizes were awarded in less than a month.

The top prize for Win for Life is $1,000 per week for the rest of the life of the winner. Drawings are held on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday at 7: ... [More]    

2 Death On Interstate 5 In Douglas County
Monday March 18, 2019, 8:51 AM
The victim in this case has been identified as Edward Lanier (53) of Myrtle Creek, Oregon.

Oregon State Police is requesting that anyone who may have seen an altercation between the victim vehicle, a beige 1992 Honda Accord, the suspect vehicle, a late model silver four door sedan (possibly ... [More]    

3 Grand jury returns an additional indictment against Seth Thayres and James Cardenas
Wednesday March 13, 2019, 8:55 PM
PORTLAND, Oregon - Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Rod Underhill announced that a grand jury returned a new indictment against 31-year-old Seth Thomas Thayres and 35-year-old James Enrico Cardenas.

Thayres, a former Salem Police officer, was arrested on the warrant by law enforceme ... [More]    

4 Gresham police Looking for Witnesses of Collision
Wednesday March 13, 2019, 8:53 PM
Gresham police Looking for Witnesses of Collision
GRESHAM, Oregon— Today at approximately 3:30 p.m., two cars were apparently racing when one of the vehicles struck a bicyclist near the 2700 block of West Powell Blvd. The vehicle that hit the bicycle remained at the scene and the driver was cooperative. The other vehicle left the scene. The bicycl ... [More]    
5 Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler says police have been ignoring violent protests
Wednesday March 13, 2019, 1:39 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon — 23-year-old Donovon Lyle Flippo of Vancouver, Washington, a member of the right-wing Proud Boys group was arrested Tuesday on assault charges.

This was a day after Mayor Ted Wheeler complained that law enforcement was basically ignoring violent protests in Portland.

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6 Two 'Proud Boys' members indicted on felony assault charges in Oregon
Wednesday March 13, 2019, 1:25 AM
Two members of the far-right "Proud Boys" group have been have been indicted on felony and misdemeanor assault charges after an alleged attack in Portland, Ore.

Oregon Public Broadcasting reported Donovan Flippo, 23, and Tusitala “Tiny” Toese, 22, were indicted on the charges last month. Tho ... [More]    

7 Smoke Legally in Portland, Oregon, at These Cannabis-Friendly Attractions
Tuesday March 12, 2019, 7:33 AM
Smoke Legally in Portland, Oregon, at These Cannabis-Friendly Attractions
While Oregon lawmakers consider several initiatives that would create legal protection for cannabis lounges, getting baked in public is still a no-go, and the state’s Indoor Clean Air Act prohibits smoking of any kind inside places of employment like bars, coffee shops, and hotels. This forces visi ... [More]    
8 E. Oregon lumber mill gets new life processing animal feed
Tuesday March 12, 2019, 7:21 AM
HINES, Ore. — The old lumber mill sits at the entrance of Hines, Ore., shuttered since 2006, a mere ghost of the industry that once fueled economic growth in the region.

A new owner plans to have the facility humming again, but instead of making wood products, it will use state-of-the-art te ... [More]    

9 Paid Ballot Postage Has High-Profile Support. Can Oregon Afford It?
Tuesday March 12, 2019, 7:22 AM
Gov. Kate Brown and one of the Legislature’s top budget writers on Monday signaled support for using state money to pay for ballot postage in Oregon — a move officials believe would increase voter turnout in a state that leads much of the nation in voter participation.

But in a budget year w ... [More]    

10 Stabbing at Franklin High School In Portland
Friday March 8, 2019, 6:49 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon - On Thursday, March 7, 2019, East Precinct Officers responded to a call of someone stabbed at Franklin High School, located at 5405 SE Woodward Street. The stabbing victim was located in the health clinic at the school.

The victim is an 18 year-old male student. The victim ... [More]    

11 PPB Arrests Erratic, Armed Male Near School in Southeast Portland (PHOTO) (Photo)
Thursday March 7, 2019, 8:51 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon - On Wednesday, March 6, 2019, police entered the Hosford Middle School in the 2300 block of Southeast 28th Place. Multiple callers reported seeing an agitated male who was yelling and appeared to be armed with a hatchet. Additionally, the male was taking his clothing off. Hosford M ... [More]    
12 Man Arrested For negligent discharge of firearm in Yachats
Thursday March 7, 2019, 8:49 AM
On February 27, 2019 at approximately 7:00 P.M. Deputies with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office responded to the report of suspicious activity near 2nd St. in Yachats, Oregon. Initial dispatch information reported the possibility that a bullet passed through a residential living room window.

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13 Clackamas Community College library Goes Beyond Fake News
Thursday March 7, 2019, 8:48 AM
OREGON CITY – The news can represent and misrepresent the facts and it can difficult to find accurate information to make decisions for our communities. To help break through the clutter, the Clackamas Community College library has partnered with Oregon Humanities to host a free conversation, “Beyon ... [More]    
14 Jury convicts man for raping, sexually abusing 13 year old autistic child
Tuesday March 5, 2019, 6:43 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon - oday, Multnomah County District Attorney Rod Underhill announced that a 12-person jury unanimously convicted 29-year-old Abigail Kim of one count of rape in the second degree, one count of sodomy in the second degree and six counts of sexual abuse in the first degree.

Duri ... [More]    

15 PPB Arrests Suspected Armed Robber in the Kerns Neighborhood
Tuesday March 5, 2019, 6:42 AM
On Monday, March 4th, 2019, at 9:06 p.m., East Precinct officers responded to the report of an armed robbery at the Walgreens located at 12335 Northeast Glisan Street.

Officers arrived at the store and learned the suspect entered the location, brandished a handgun, stole keys, and left the ... [More]    

16 Passenger dies in two vehicle crash on Hwy 211
Monday March 4, 2019, 5:59 AM
Passenger dies in two vehicle crash on Hwy 211
On Friday, March 1, 2019 at approximately 4:30 P.M. Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to the report of a two vehicle crash on Hwy 211 near milepost 16.

Preliminary investigation revealed that a 2012 Subaru Legacy, operated by Maurice Deets (75) of Colton, was tra ... [More]    

17 Measles outbreak numbers remain unchanged: 70 confirmed, no suspect cases
Monday March 4, 2019, 5:52 AM

Clark County Public Health is continuing its measles outbreak investigation and has no changes to report today. Since Jan. 1, Public Health has identified 70 confirmed cases and is not currently investigating any suspect cases. Public Health has not identified any new locations where people may h ... [More]    

18 20 Air Polluters Selected For Review Under 'Cleaner Air Oregon' Program
Saturday March 2, 2019, 5:56 AM
Twenty companies in Oregon could find themselves facing new limits on air pollution after this year.

The state Department of Environmental Quality on Friday released a list of the first phase of companies it is targeting for in-depth reviews under Cleaner Air Oregon, the state’s new program ... [More]    

19 Northwest energy supplies tight, consumers asked to conserve electricity
Saturday March 2, 2019, 5:55 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon - Unseasonably cold temperatures, low stream flows for hydropower production, transmission import constraints and high natural gas constraints are putting pressure on the regional electricity system. BPA is taking steps to increase power supplies and reduce consumer demand to keep t ... [More]    
20 Lake Oswego Police Arrest Suspect for Disorderly Conduct following School Lockout
Saturday March 2, 2019, 5:54 AM
LAKE OSWEGO, Oregon - On March 1, 2019 at approximately 4:40 PM Lake Oswego Police with the assistance of Newberg Police arrested a 24 year old male, Vasily V. Barbiyera Jr., in his Newberg home. Mr. Barbiyeru. is charged with 1st degree Disorderly Conduct, a class C Felony and is being lodged at th ... [More]    
21 Two Seaside High School students arrested for possession of a firearm
Thursday February 28, 2019, 8:15 AM
SEASIDE, Oregon – February 27, 2019 – On February 27, 2019, Seaside Police arrested a male juvenile, 14, of Seaside for Unlawful Use of a Weapon, Theft I (firearm), Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Carrying a Concealed Weapon and Disorderly Conduct II. A second male juvenile, 15, of Seaside was al ... [More]    
22 Drunk kills two men; charged with Involuntary Manslaughter
Thursday February 28, 2019, 8:14 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon - 35-year-old Harold Blackwolf Jr. of Warm Springs, Oregon, pleaded guilty today to two counts of involuntary manslaughter and one count of possession of a firearm as a convicted felon.

According to court documents, on September 28, 2017, Blackwolf was at a friend’s house on ... [More]    

23 Newberg woman tries to jump off bypass bridge
Thursday February 28, 2019, 8:09 AM
Newberg woman tries to jump off bypass bridge
NEWBERG, Oregon - At about 3:30 PM today, a caller reported a female was attempting to climb over the steel fencing connected to the new Newberg-Dundee by-pass bridge crossing Hwy 18. Police found the woman attempting to jump off and into the traffic below.

Police were able to grab the woma ... [More]    

24 Oregon pushes sweeping climate bill after Democrats win big in 2018
Tuesday February 26, 2019, 5:21 PM
Fresh off of expanding their legislative majority in Oregon, Democrats in the state ravaged by wildfires have put forward sweeping climate legislation.

The 2018 election not only replaced Republican administrations in swing states like Michigan and Wisconsin with Democratic governors eager ... [More]    

25 Governor Brown says automatic voter registration is a phenomenal success
Friday February 22, 2019, 5:18 PM
Governor Brown says automatic voter registration is a phenomenal success
SALEM, Oregon - Governor Kate Brown Friday said that Oregon's switch to a system that automatically registers voters a “phenomenal success.” She said the move led to a more diversified electorate in the state as well as an increase in voter registration among minorities.

“Registration is a ... [More]    

26 Officer-Involved Shooting from January Begins Next Phase of Review
Friday February 22, 2019, 5:10 PM
On Friday, February 22, 2019, the Multnomah County District Attorney's Office announced that a Grand Jury returned a not true bill regarding the use of force by Portland Police Officer Consider Vosu on January 6, 2019.

On Friday, February 22, 2019, Chief Danielle Outlaw and Mayor Ted Wheele ... [More]    

27 Grand jury indicts two men, including an off-duty Salem Police officer
Friday February 22, 2019, 5:09 PM
PORTLAND, Oregon - Today, 31-year-old Seth Thomas Thayres and 35-year-old James Enrico Cardenas have been indicted by a grand jury, reported by Multnomah County District Attorney Rod Underhill.

Thayres, a Salem Police officer, appeared in Multnomah County Circuit Court on February 21, 2019 a ... [More]    

28 Oregon F-15 Fired Millions Worth Of Missiles Into The Sea Before Emergency Landing
Thursday February 21, 2019, 7:58 PM
Oregon F-15 Fired Millions Worth Of Missiles Into The Sea Before Emergency Landing
From http://thedrive.com:

Yesterday, we reported on an emergency arrested landing made by an Oregon Air National Guard F-15C from the 142nd Fighter Wing. The jet had been in the air for some time before it made its way back to its home base at Portland International Airport and landed via ca ... [More]    

29 Subject Arrested in Corbett Assault
Thursday February 21, 2019, 7:50 PM
PORTLAND, Oregon - On Thursday morning, February 21st, at approximately 2:50 A.M., MCSO received a report of an assault on 32600 Block of E Bell RD in Corbett.

The caller found the adult female assaulted in her home. Deputies arrived at the house and secured the location. With the scene secu ... [More]    

30 Large Shop Fire in Lebanon
Wednesday February 20, 2019, 3:03 PM
Large Shop Fire in Lebanon

The Lebanon Fire District responded to the report of a structure fire at 1046 F Street in Lebanon. Crews arrived on scene to a large shop fully involved. The initial incident commander called for a second alarm to request additional units from neighboring fire districts. Crews immediately began e ... [More]    

 
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