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26 Folklife Program at Chehalem Cultural Center
Saturday July 21, 2018, 1:49 AM
Newberg, OR —Join folklorist Amy Howard and traditional basket maker Connie Graves for a conversation about some of the cultural traditions of the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde and the people who practice them. The talk will be Thursday, July 26th at 6:30 PM at Chehalem Cultural Center, 415 E S ... [More]    
27 Jorge Sosa-Soler receives 20 year prison sentence for killing girlfriend
Tuesday July 17, 2018, 4:28 AM
Jorge Sosa-Soler receives 20 year prison sentence for killing girlfriend
PORTLAND, Oegon - Yesterday, Multnomah County District Attorney Rod Underhill announced a 20 year prison sentence for 52-year-old Jorge Sosa-Soler for killing Yaritza Valdez-Almaguer, his longtime girlfriend.

The defendant appeared before Multnomah County Circuit Court Judge Karin J. Immergu ... [More]    

28 25 year-old male drowns at Sandy River
Tuesday July 17, 2018, 3:16 AM
At about 5 PM yesterday, a 25 year-old male swimmer went under the surface of the Sandy River and did not re-surfaced. AMR Lifeguards hurried toward Lewis & Clark Park about 10 yards downstream of the Troutdale Bridge. The strong current swept the submerged victim downstream, in water depths near th ... [More]    
29 Sunday Morning Drug Bust Nets Narcotics
Monday July 16, 2018, 12:50 AM
Sunday Morning Drug Bust Nets Narcotics
PORTLAND, Oregon - On Sunday, July 15, narcotics officers observed an vehicle in the parking lot of the Jack in the Box restaurant, at 921 Southeast Powell Boulevard. As police drove into the parking lot, the suspect attempted to speed away but crashed his car into an occupied Drugs and Vice Divisio ... [More]    
30 Southbound Lanes on I-5 now open at Fremont Bridge
Monday July 16, 2018, 12:14 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon - All lanes of southbound I-5 are now open past the Fremont Bridge. The lanes had been closed since Friday night for the I-5 paving project. Crews finished the paving work in advance of the scheduled 5 a.m. reopening. The southbound lanes will close again this weekend from 10 p.m. F ... [More]    
31 Police investigating suspicious death at park
Saturday July 14, 2018, 5:33 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon - On July 13, 2018 at approximately 2:20 p.m., Salem Police officers responded to McKay School Park, 2755 Hollywood DR NE on a report of an injured male. Officers arrived and located a deceased male. Detectives were notified and responded to the scene. At this time a cause of death ... [More]    
32 Black Market Haunts Oregon's Medical Marijuana Program
Friday July 13, 2018, 6:16 AM
Black Market Haunts Oregon's Medical Marijuana Program
SALEM, Oregon — Reports indicate that a thriving black market is taking advantage of the reported overproduction of marijuana for distribution in Oregon.

On Thursday, the reporting agency said it has not lent effective oversight of growers and others in the industry, creating a thriving blac ... [More]    

33 Baby killed, mother injured in East Vancouver crash
Friday July 13, 2018, 5:46 AM
VANCOURVER, Washington - On 7/12/2018 at 6:53 pm, AMR Ambulance, East County Fire and Rescue and CCSO deputies responded to a single vehicle rollover collision in the 26000 block of NE Bradford Road, in east Clark County. Prior to EMS arrival, passersby had removed an unresponsive infant from the v ... [More]    
34 Young couple crashes into Arco store striking employee
Friday July 13, 2018, 5:10 AM
NORTHPLAINS, Oregon - July 12, 2018 – A 23-year-old man crashed his car into a North Plains storefront and struck an employee.

On Thursday, at about 7 PM, two North Plains cops were at an ARCO station, located at 9560 NW Glencoe Road, when they observed a vehicle turn into the parking lot at ... [More]    

35 Serious injury crash in construction zone on Highway 97 south of Madras
Friday July 13, 2018, 4:12 AM
On July 12, 2018 at about 9:00 p.m., Troopers from the Bend Area Command responded to a three vehicle injury crash occuring on Highway 97 near milepost 101, south of Madras. Knife River Construction is repaving this section of Highway 97 and was active in the zone when the crash occured.

T ... [More]    

36 $150 million Powerball jackpot winner to be announced
Friday July 13, 2018, 3:31 AM
Lottery to hold press conference regarding claimed $150 million Powerball prize

WHO: Oregon Lottery officials

WHEN: 10 a.m., Friday, July 13, 2018

WHERE: Oregon Lottery Headquarters, 500 Airport Road SE, Salem, OR

WHAT: Oregon Lottery officials will announce the winne ... [More]    

37 Suspected Burglar killed by law enforcement officer
Sunday July 8, 2018, 4:02 AM
AMITY, Oregon - Early this morning, at approximately 05:24, a 911 call was placed to the Yamhill Communications Agency (YCOM) from a resident in Amity. The caller stated that that an unknown male was inside their home. The caller stated the suspect appeared to be high on drugs or intoxicated. After ... [More]    
38 Serious Injury Crash on US 26 near Government Camp
Sunday July 8, 2018, 3:54 AM
GOVERNMENT CAMP, Oregon - On Saturday, July 7, 2018 a black 2011 Chrysler 200, operated by a teen driver, of Happy Valley was attempting to emerge onto US 26 from the Government Camp Loop parking lot to proceed eastbound.

While making the left turn, the Chrysler was struck by a black 2003 Fo ... [More]    

39 Oregon woman calls 911 on her state representative for canvassing while black
Thursday July 5, 2018, 4:14 AM
Oregon woman calls 911 on her state representative for canvassing while black
PORTLAND, Oregon - Oregon state Rep. Janelle Bynum (D) was canvassing her constituents in Clackamas, outside Portland, on Tuesday when a Clackamas County sheriff's deputy pulled up alongside, she told The Oregonian on Wednesday. The deputy told Bynum, who is black and running for a second term, that ... [More]    
40 Police Looking For Award Winning Female Boxer Considered Runaway
Thursday July 5, 2018, 3:59 AM
Police Looking For Award Winning Female Boxer Considered Runaway
HILLSBORO, Oregon - Police in Hillsboro have been looking for Casiphia Arnold, a twelve year old girl who has been missing since June 25, 2018. She is currently ranked no 1 in the bantam weight Boxing categry for 11 to 12 year olds in the U.S.A.

Casiphia began competing as an amateur in May ... [More]    

41 Fatal Crash Investigated Near Mill City
Thursday July 5, 2018, 7:38 AM
Linn County Sheriff Jim Yon reports today, at 4:15 p.m., the Sheriff's Office received a call reporting a motorcycle had crashed into a passenger vehicle on Kingwood Avenue at Dogwood Street near Mill City. The two vehicle crash resulted in the death of the motorcyclist. The operator of the 2008 H ... [More]    
42 Oregon leader of meth ring with cartel ties gets 15 years in prison
Saturday June 30, 2018, 3:23 AM
Oregon leader of meth ring with cartel ties gets 15 years in prison
The Oregon leader of a methamphetamine smuggling ring with ties to Mexican cartels has been sentenced to more than 15 years in federal prison.

Daniel Ramirez, 43, of Hillsboro was arrested at his home in fall 2015 during a series of police raids to round up dozens of people tied to an operat ... [More]    

43 No criminal charge to be filed against Marion County Sheriff's Deputy
Saturday June 30, 2018, 1:34 AM
Statement from Marion County Sheriff's Department:

After a thorough review of the June 4, 2018 arrest of Kevin Straw, 28 years old, the Marion County District Attorney’s Office has determined that Marion County Deputy Jacob Thompson will not be charged with any crime for his role in that arr ... [More]    

44 State agencies to meet July 9 on proposed gold mine in Malheur County
Saturday June 30, 2018, 1:05 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon – The Wildlife Subcommittee of the Technical Review Team for a proposed gold mine in Malheur County will meet by teleconference from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. PDT on Monday, July 9.

The meeting agenda is available here: bit.ly/calicomeetings

The public and media may listen t ... [More]    

45 Man Dies, Wife Lives in Single Car Crash Near Burns
Saturday June 30, 2018, 1:02 AM
Man Dies, Wife Lives in Single Car Crash Near Burns
On June 28, 2018 just after noon, a 2017 Chevy SUV operated by Earl NORWOOD, age 83 from Wenatchee WA. was traveling west on highway 78 near milepost 21 when for unknown reasons he lost control of the SUV and left the roadway, rolling and coming to rest on its top.

Earl NORWOOD was killed. ... [More]    

46 Congressman Greg Walden Wants A Pardon for 2 Oregon Ranchers
Thursday June 28, 2018, 5:05 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon — U.S. Congressman Greg Walden asked President Trump to pardon two ranchers whose prison sentences triggered the armed takeover of a national wildlife refuge in Oregon.

The Ontario Argus Observer reports Walden called for the action on the House floor Wednesday, saying "it's ... [More]    

47 Jury finds Curtis Clint Williams guilty in connection to 2011 rape
Thursday June 28, 2018, 4:01 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon - Multnomah County District Attorney Rod Underhill announced the verdict in State of Oregon v. Curtis Clint Williams.

On June 26, 2018, a 12-person jury convicted the defendant of one count of rape in the first degree, two counts of sodomy in the first degree, one count of u ... [More]    

48 Fatal motorcycle/SUV crash in Happy Valley
Thursday June 28, 2018, 2:56 AM
Fatal motorcycle/SUV crash in Happy Valley
HAPPY VALLEY, Oregon - A fatal motorbike crash in Happy Valley occurred between a motorcycle and a SUV.s

At about 5:30 PM on Wednesday, June 27, 2018, Deputies assigned to the Happy Valley Police Department responded to a traffic crash on SE Hwy 224 near SE Goosehollow Dr.

The m ... [More]    

49 Woodland students attend first Career Day
Tuesday June 26, 2018, 1:02 AM
Woodland students attend first Career Day
Monday, June 25, 2018-Woodland,WA-Woodland Intermediate School held its first Career Day featuring guest professionals who taught students about career choices including firefighting, dog grooming, being a railroad engineer, working as a seamstress for Nike and many more on Tuesday, June 12.

... [More]    

50 Man Critical After Two Car Accident Near Vancouver Mall
Monday June 25, 2018, 6:52 AM
Man Critical After Two Car Accident Near Vancouver Mall
VANCOUVER, Washington - At about 1:40 PM yesterday, a motor vehicle accident occurred at the intersection of NE Vancouver Mall Drive and NE 66th Ave. Rescue crews arrived to find two vehicles involved in a 'T-Bone' type accident.

The driver of one car was pinned inside, requiring technical r ... [More]