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51 Two people dead, one injured, shooting
Friday August 24, 2018, 11:28 PM
SALEM, Oregon - A late night shooting has left two men dead and another man injured. April 14th, 2018 at 2:28 a.m., deputies were called to Bar Fly’s located at 444 Lancaster Drive NE on a reported shooting.

Deputies identified 46-year old Lucias Rashaud Harris as a suspect in this case. Th ... [More]    

52 The Human Bean Cafe in NE Portland Gives Back to Friends of the Children-Portland
Friday August 24, 2018, 9:24 PM
o commemorate the start of the school year, The Human Bean cafe at 4385 NE Sandy Blvd in Portland, will donate proceeds from specially priced $2 -16 oz. coffee drinks on Tuesday, August 28th to support Friends of the Children-Portland.

The Human Bean of Portland is owned and operated by loca ... [More]    

53 Body Of 27-year-old Meighan Cordie Found
Friday August 24, 2018, 5:14 AM
Body Of 27-year-old Meighan Cordie Found
DAYTON, Oregon - A body believed to be a missing 27-year-old woman was found Thursday morning north of Dayton.

“Based on the physical descriptors and clothing, the body appears to be that of Meighan Cordie,” Yamhill County authorities said in a statement.

Cordie, 27, the daughter of ... [More]    

54 Gregory Craine receives prison sentence for sexually abusing minor
Friday August 24, 2018, 4:07 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon - Multnomah County District Attorney Rod Underhill announced a 20 month prison sentence for a man who manipulated and encouraged a minor female to take and then provide him with nude images of herself.

On August 23, 2018, Gregory Craine, 37, appeared before Multnomah County ... [More]    

55 Evergreen Public Schools to continue negotiating with EEA despite strike vote
Friday August 24, 2018, 3:06 AM
This evening, Evergreen Education Association (EEA) members voted to strike and informed Evergreen Public Schools officials that teachers would not report for the start of school on August 28 if a contract agreement has not been reached.

Evergreen Public Schools has offered its teacher group ... [More]    

56 Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash on Highway 26 in Washington County
Friday August 24, 2018, 3:04 AM
On Thursday August 23, 2018 at about 10:10 pm State Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a two vehicle head on crash on Highway 26 near milepost 43.

Preliminary investigation indicates that a grey 2014 Kia Cadenza was traveling eastbound on Highway 26 when for an unknown reason it ... [More]    

57 Two People Arrested After Crash
Monday August 20, 2018, 4:19 AM
Two People Arrested After Crash
BEAVERTON, Oregon - On August 18, 2018 at 9:05 p.m. Beaverton Police officers attempted to stop a 2018 Mercedes near SW Canyon/SW 110th. A witness reported the occupants of the vehicle had stolen hundreds of dollars’ worth of merchandise from Kohl’s.

A short vehicle pursuit ensued ... [More]    

58 Stubblefield Fire and Seale Fire Update
Monday August 20, 2018, 3:08 AM
CONDON, Oregon - There has been steady progress made on the fires burning near Condon in South Gilliam County, 16,700 total acres burned with 29% containment. The resources on the fire today include 21 fire engines, five large water tenders, and 91 fire personnel from agencies all over the State of ... [More]    
59 Oregon Becomes the First State to Legalize Mass Timber High Rises
Saturday August 18, 2018, 5:40 AM
Oregon Becomes the First State to Legalize Mass Timber High Rises
Oregon has become the first state in the U.S. to allow timber buildings to rise higher than six stories without special consideration. The recent addendum to the state's building code is the result of Oregon’s statewide alternate method (SAM), a program that allows for alternate building techniques ... [More]    
60 Severe Drought To Continue With Hot, Smoky Autumn On The Way
Saturday August 18, 2018, 4:26 AM
Severe Drought To Continue With Hot, Smoky Autumn On The Way
For the middle of September most experts are predicting hot, dry and smoky weather for the Pacific Northwest.

The hot and dry conditions should continue well into autumn, with a heavy drought increasing each day.

Nearly 70 percent of Oregon is now in "severe drought," with parts o ... [More]    

61 Stabbing at Walking Trail Near Tigard
Saturday August 18, 2018, 3:22 AM
TIGARD, Oregon - Police are investigating a stabbing at the Barrows Park trail. The incident occurred in the area of Horizon Blvd. just south of Barrows in the Progress Ridge area at approximately 5:30 p.m. on August 17.

According to witness statements provided to police, a man walking with ... [More]    

62 Man Suspected of Sexually Assaulting Woman in Garden Home
Friday August 17, 2018, 3:29 AM
Man Suspected of Sexually Assaulting Woman in Garden Home
BEAVERTON, Oregon - Washington County Sheriff’s Office detectives are asking for the public’s help identifying the suspect of a sexual assault that occurred last month in the Garden Home community. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Sheriff’s Office.

On July 19, 2018, at about 4 ... [More]    

63 Oregon SWAT team arrests armed man near Rainer
Thursday August 16, 2018, 4:45 AM
Oregon SWAT team arrests armed man near Rainer
RAINER, Oregon - On August 14, 2018 at approximately 4:50 PM Oregon State Police Troopers were dispatched to the report of a “road rage” event that occurred in the area of Hwy 30 milepost 45 near Rainer, OR. During this event the parties were involved in a verbal altercation. Troopers responded t ... [More]    
64 Construction worker hit and killed in active contruction zone in Umatilla County
Thursday August 16, 2018, 3:42 AM
On Tuesday August 14, 2018 at about 8:40 PM a fatal crash occurred on SR 11, milepost 16, near Athena Oregon. The crash occurred in an active construction zone where a repaving project was occurring.

Preliminary information shows a construction zone flagger, Tyresa Monaghan (49 ) of Kennew ... [More]    

65 Legislators Hire Portland Law Firm to Handle Sexual Harassment Complaint
Tuesday August 14, 2018, 6:16 AM
SALEM, Oregon — Legislators voted to hire Barran Liebman LLP, a Portland law firm to handle the lawmakers response to a complaint claiming Democrats covered up sexual harassment at the Capitol.

Legislative Counsel Dexter Johnson says the firm is not to charge over $100,000 for the work. < ... [More]    

66 Two Year Embezzlement Prison Term For Bend Man
Tuesday August 14, 2018, 5:23 AM
BEND, Oregon — A Bend man arrested for stealing $700,000 from his employer was sentenced to two years in prison.

William Walton III of Bend was sentenced Monday after entering a no contest plea earlier this year to two charges of first-degree aggravated theft and pay $150,000 in restitution. ... [More]    

67 Suzuki Driver Killed in Motor Accident
Tuesday August 14, 2018, 5:11 AM
HILLSBORO, Oregon - On August 13th, 2018 at approximately 8:18 AM, the Hillsboro Police Department responded to a fatal traffic crash on Brookwood at the Highway 26 east on-ramp. This interchange is controlled by a traffic signal.

The crash involved a 2009 Suzuki motorcycle and a 2017 Honda ... [More]    

68 Bend Resident Arrested For Suspecian Of Forest Arson
Tuesday August 14, 2018, 4:10 AM
On Monday August 13, 2018 at about 2:30pm, the U.S. Forest Service investigated an illegal burn at a primitive campsite located in the Deschutes National Forest off of Forest Service Road 9702, (Benham Falls Road), near the Lava Lands Visitor Center. The burn site was estimated at ¼ acre and eviden ... [More]    
69 Accidental Brush Fire Caused by Use of Flammable Liquid
Friday August 10, 2018, 5:36 AM
Accidental Brush Fire Caused by Use of Flammable Liquid
Just before noon today, 911 callers reported a column of smoke coming from a field along SW Shaeffer Road near the W Road intersection in West Linn. Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue firefighters arrived to find active fire covering more than three acres with potential to spread into nearby trees.

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70 Paris McConville receives 18 year prison sentence for killing Ryan Thompson
Friday August 10, 2018, 4:33 AM
Paris McConville receives 18 year prison sentence for killing Ryan Thompson

Late today, Multnomah County District Attorney Rod Underhill announced 35-year-old Paris McConville pleaded guilty to one count of manslaughter in the first degree and one count of assault in the second degree and wa ... [More]    

71 Oregon Man Sentenced for Intimidation of Muslim Couple
Tuesday August 7, 2018, 4:16 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon — A Portland man has been accused of threatening a Muslim couple and following them in his car.

50-year-old Fredrick Nolan Sorrell was sentenced Friday to anger management classes, 100 hours of community service and three years of probation.. He pleading no contest in April ... [More]    

72 Suspect Arrested After Hitting Pedestrian
Tuesday August 7, 2018, 3:11 AM
TIGARD, Oregon - On Monday, August 6, 2018, at 5:20 p.m., Central Precinct officers responded to the area near Northwest Broadway and Northwest Glisan Street on the report that a vehicle was carjacked and the suspect had driven over a pedestrian while driving the stolen vehicle.

As officers ... [More]    

73 Portland Police Accused Of Excessive Force During Protest
Monday August 6, 2018, 2:44 AM
Portland Police Accused Of Excessive Force During Protest
PORTLAND, Oregon — On Sunday, Portland police were accused excessive force against protesters at a rally by extreme-right demonstrators. It was reported that some of the demonstrators were injured by police. This prompted the city's new police chief to order a review of officers' use of force. < ... [More]    
74 Shooting in Portland's Powellhurst-Gilbert Neighborhood
Monday August 6, 2018, 1:36 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon - On Sunday, August 5, 2018, at 2 AM., two people were hit by gunfire outside the 7-11 store, located at 3500 Southeast 122nd Avenue.

When police arrived they found two men on the ground outside of the entrance to the 7-11. Both men appeared to be suffering from gunshot inj ... [More]    

75 150,000 Acres of Oregon Land Is Currently Consumed by Wildfires, and the Entire State Is At an Elevated Fire Risk
Saturday August 4, 2018, 7:22 AM
150,000 Acres of Oregon Land Is Currently Consumed by Wildfires, and the Entire State Is At an Elevated Fire Risk
Increasingly hot, dry summers are making massive wildfires the new normal in the Pacific Northwest.

Currently, according to the National Interagency Fire Center, there are 16 fires burning in Oregon, totally roughly 151,603 acres. And NIFC predicts that number could increase in the coming mo ... [More]