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Tuesday April 16, 2019    05:07 AM - Times viewed: 10345
Story PORTLAND, Oregon - The Major Crash Team (MCT) responded to the area of the 10000 block of Southeast Holgate Boulevard to assist in a fatal traffic crash investigation involving an adult male driver. No other injuries were reported. Traffic was affected in the area from 100th Avenue to 102nd Avenue. ...

Thursday June 6, 2019    07:01 AM - Times viewed: 9893
Almost a year after Oregon state Rep. Janelle Bynum’s story of being questioned by police after a 911 call on her as she campaigned in her district went viral and sparked the hashtag #CampaigningWhileBlack, Oregon state senators have passed a bill that would allow the victims of frivolous, discriminatory 911 calls to sue the callers. On Monday, the Oregon state Senate passed House bill 3216, a ...

Friday August 9, 2019    12:50 AM - Times viewed: 9715
Story On Monday, July 15, 2019 at approximately 10:30 P.M. Oregon State Police and emergency personnel responded to a single vehicle crash on Hwy 101. Preliminary investigation revealed that a 2003 Yamaha Motorcycle, operated by Robert Killough (52) of Bandon, OR. was traveling south on Hwy 101 when it left the roadway and crashed. Killough sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased. ...

Tuesday October 22, 2019    03:43 AM - Times viewed: 9708
Story On Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 12:57 p.m., officers with the Portland Police Bureau responded to the 9400 Block of Northwest St. Helens Road on a report of a body in the Willamette River. The Multnomah County Sheriff's Office (river patrol) recovered the body and turned it over to the Medical Examiner's Office. ...

Sunday August 18, 2019    06:15 AM - Times viewed: 9642
PORTLAND, Oregon - Six were injured and thirteen arrested as more than 1,200 right-wing demonstrators and counterprotesters descended on downtown Portland on Saturday. 13 were arrested and at least one person was taken to the hospital with injuries. Police removed knives, shields and stun guns. Mayor Ted Wheeler said he is pleased that police were able to keep the city safe while also helpin ...

Friday August 23, 2019    12:10 PM - Times viewed: 9614
Story WOODLAND, Wash. – Low water levels in the Lewis River drainage are beginning to impact boaters. The boat ramps at Saddle Dam Park, Cougar Park and Beaver Bay on Yale Reservoir will close until further notice. The ramp at Yale Park is open and provides boat access to the reservoir. Boat launches on Merwin and Swift reservoirs are open. Low snowpack and below average spring rains means water c ...

Wednesday August 14, 2019    03:09 AM - Times viewed: 9581
BEAVERTON, Oregon - Just after 4:30p.m. this afternoon, callers to 9-1-1 reported smoke and flames coming from a neighbor’s two-story home in the 40 block of SW 150th Avenue in Beaverton. While waiting for emergency responders to arrive at the scene, neighbors retrieved one dog from the back yard of the burning home and provided it with safe shelter nearby. Firefighters arrived in less than fiv ...

Saturday August 17, 2019    10:13 AM - Times viewed: 9580
Gresham, Ore. – Gresham Police is asking for the public’s assistance in locating missing sisters, Rabecca and Emma Elkins. The girls, 13 and 14-years-old respectively, left their northeast Gresham home around noon on Aug. 16, reportedly to connect with a teen they met online. Rabecca is described as having strawberry brown hair, brown eyes, and is approximately 5-feet-6-inches tall and 150 pounds. ...

Sunday August 18, 2019    01:47 AM - Times viewed: 9580
Story On Saturday, August 17th, 2019, the Portland Police Bureau, in collaboration with fifteen law enforcement partner agencies, handled a series of demonstrations and managed calls for service in the City of Portland over the course of nine hours. PPB's primary goals for the events were to keep everyone safe, including demonstrators, Portlanders, visitors, and officers and to facilitate everyone's ...

Sunday August 18, 2019    09:18 PM - Times viewed: 9534
Story SALEM, Oregon - The City of Salem reports that a hydraulic oil spill occurred on August 17, 2019 at approximately 4:00 p., into Pringle Creek near 315 Commercial Street SE. The release occurred when a contractor working for the City was in the process of demolishing old structures from the former Boise Cascade site as part of the City project. The project involves restoration of the Pringle creek ...

Sunday August 18, 2019    09:16 PM - Times viewed: 9530
PORTLAND, Oregon - On Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 9:49 P.M., North Precinct Officers were dispatched to the 6900 block of North Interstate Avenue on a report of a man throwing items, including furniture, out of his 3rd story apartment window, causing damage to vehicles below. The suspect, identified as 40-year-old Joseph J. Lee, was not initially cooperative with officers. While they tried to ...

Sunday August 18, 2019    09:17 PM - Times viewed: 9520
Story PORTLAND, Oregon - On Saturday, August 17, 2019 at about 5:30 p.m., amidst demonstrations occurring in a small area of downtown Portland, PPB Traffic Division officers were called to assist with an injury crash at Southwest Broadway and Southwest Yamhill Street. The crash involved a motor-assisted scooter and a bicyclist. Embedded paramedics responded and an ambulance was called. The bicycle opera ...

Wednesday June 12, 2019    04:35 AM - Times viewed: 9507
Story oday, Multnomah County District Attorney Rod Underhill announced that 40-year-old Wade Eugene Little, a registered nurse, was charged with placing a hidden camera inside a workplace bathroom at the Providence ElderPlace Laurelhurst facility. Little is charged with two counts of invasion of personal privacy in the second degree and three counts of attempted invasion of personal privacy in the s ...

Friday May 3, 2019    01:37 AM - Times viewed: 9501
Story PORTLAND, Oregon - 44-year-old Joy Rainville will be ordered to pay more than $178,000 in restitution following a white collar crimes investigation conducted by the Portland Police Bureau. Earlier this week, Rainville appeared in Multnomah County Circuit Court and pleaded guilty to two counts of aggravated theft in the first degree. Rainville will be sentenced on June 14, 2019. As part of he ...

Saturday June 8, 2019    01:40 AM - Times viewed: 9473
The body of former actor Dennis W. Day, who was a member of popular 1950s television show “The Mickey Mouse Club,” has been identified in Oregon almost a year after he was reported missing, his family said. Day, 76, was identified from remains found in April at the Phoenix, Oregon, home he shared with his husband, the family said in a Facebook statement on Thursday. The remains “have been of ...

Sunday August 4, 2019    09:02 PM - Times viewed: 9457
Story Members of the Clark County Sheriff’s Office, U.S. Marshall’s Pacific Northwest Violent Offender Task Force and the Southwest Washington Regional SWAT Team combined to arrest Jacob E. Cater, DOB 10/13/82 from a residence in Yacolt today during the service of a search warrant. Cater was wanted on a felony warrant for charges including Kidnapping 1st Degree, Assault 2nd Degree, and Unlawful Possess ...

Tuesday August 13, 2019    03:00 AM - Times viewed: 9456
PORTLAND, Oregon - Police in Portland are getting ready to control clashes between out-of-state far-right groups who are planning a rally in Portland, and the locals who are against their far right views and anti-fascists ideas. The America's culture wars continue. Saturday's rally — and the violence it may bring — are a relatively new reality here, as an informal coalition of white nationalist ...

Tuesday September 3, 2019    09:20 AM - Times viewed: 9455
Story PORTLAND, Oregon - Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Rod Underhill announced the filing of an eight-count indictment against 57-year-old Paul Hamilton who is accused of raping a child under the age of 14 and endangering her welfare by delivering methamphetamine to her. On August 30, 2019, law enforcement located and arrested Hamilton in the 300 block of Northeast 148th Avenue in Portla ...

Friday August 23, 2019    12:11 PM - Times viewed: 9454
Story PORTLAND, Oregon - The driver killed in Wednesday night's crash has been identified as 50-year-old Tony Richard Mack. The next of kin has been notified. Investigators believe the semi-truck was traveling northbound on I-5 when it lost control and crashed into a metal structure that traverses I-5 holding directional signs for the freeway traffic. The driver died at the scene. No other vehicles ...

Wednesday August 14, 2019    03:02 AM - Times viewed: 9447
Story PORTLAND, Oregon - 37 year-old, Christopher R. Ponte turned himself into the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office on a warrant this evening shortly after 8 p.m. He is lodged at the Multnomah County Detention Center on a single count of Riot and a single count of Assault III. These charges are the result of an investigation that started on May 1st, 2019 related to a disturbance in the 800 block of Nor ...

Friday June 14, 2019    04:25 PM - Times viewed: 9439
LINCOLN CITY, Oregon - On Friday morning at 9:16, a man entered the Bank of the West in Lincoln City wearing what appeared to be a black balaclava, gray sweatpants, a black zip up style hoodie and gray and black hiking type shoes. The male pointed a firearm at two employees and was able to take an unknown amount of cash from the bank. The male is described as being around 5’5” to 5’7” and weigh ...

Friday June 14, 2019    03:58 AM - Times viewed: 9434
Shortly after 7:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 13, 2019, Washington County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to reports of a crash between a motorcycle and a truck. The crash took place on NW Cornelius Pass Road just north of NW West Union Road in unincorporated Washington County, near Hillsboro. Jeremy Womelsdorff, 41, of Estacada was driving southbound on NW Cornelius Pass Road when he crashed h ...

Friday June 14, 2019    04:35 PM - Times viewed: 9429
SALEM, Oregon - Marion County Sheriff’s Office is releasing the following information pursuant to ORS163A.215, which authorizes Community Corrections to inform the public when the release of information will enhance public safety and protection.

Evan Samuel Gilmore was convicted of a sex offense that requires registration with the Sheriff’s Office. Additionally, Gilmore’s criminal history pl ...


Saturday June 29, 2019    05:03 AM - Times viewed: 9419
Story PORTLAND, Oregon - 25-year-old Rachel Banks was convicted of one count of criminal negligent homicide and was sentenced to 18 months in prison for negligently causing the death of 21-year-old Calvin Biltimier. Biltimier’s family told the court that he moved to Oregon two years before the crash and quickly fell in love with the Pacific Northwest. “Calvin loved the area, the climate and the ou ...

Saturday August 3, 2019    09:24 PM - Times viewed: 9411
On August 2, Linn County Sheriff deputies investigated the death of 62-year-old Ronald Gary Oliver from Lebanon who was crushed by a tree while operating an excavator at Olsen Honey Farms on Pirtle Drive, outside of Albany. The Linn County 911 Center received a 911 call from Oliver screaming for help at 3:31 p.m. Oliver would not answer the dispatcher’s questions and eventually was unresponsi ...

Wednesday August 28, 2019    10:22 AM - Times viewed: 9411
Story On Sunday, August 25, 2019 at 3:58 a.m., East Precinct officers were dispatched to a motel in the 3600 block of Northeast 82nd Avenue on a report of shots fired. When officers arrived, they found evidence of gunfire and a victim with a graze wound. The victim was transported to a hospital by ambulance with a non-life threatening injury. Officers secured the crime scene. It did not affect any traff ...

Thursday May 30, 2019    10:40 PM - Times viewed: 9406
Story On Monday, May 27, 2019, at approximately 6:45 P.M. the Josephine County Sheriff’s office responded to Limpy Creek Road regarding a deceased male. The Oregon State Police Major Crime Section Detectives responded to conduct the death investigation. Investigators located Harry Stone Osbeck III (36) deceased in his Toyota pickup. Stone is originally from the Virginia Beach area and has been in the ...

Friday August 30, 2019    10:36 AM - Times viewed: 9405
Story The Marine Board and Clackamas County Marine Patrol seek the public’s help on an incident that occurred on Wednesday, August 28, near Elk Island and the Cedaroak Park on the Willamette River. A four-person rowing scull was positioned to begin practice while waiting for another crew boat and the safety chase boat, when a wakeboard boat accelerated in close proximity, creating a large wake. B ...

Friday August 30, 2019    10:38 AM - Times viewed: 9402
Story August 30, 2019 - Salem, Ore. – Nicole Zurfluh of McMinnville won $100,000 playing the Oregon Lottery $10 Dragon Riches Scratch-it she purchased in McMinnville. Zurfluh, a mother of four who also operates a home for developmentally disabled adults, said she occasionally plays Oregon Lottery Scratch-its to unwind, and wasn’t expecting the win. “I played and thought I won, then I checked it and ...

Saturday June 29, 2019    05:01 AM - Times viewed: 9400
Story MCMINNVILLE, Oregon - After an extensive and rapidly evloving investigation, Dustin Allen Brown DOB: 8/26/1985 of McMinnville was taken into custody on a temporary felony warrant for Homicide on June 29, 2019 at 1:59 am. After being taken into custody, Brown was transported to the Willamette Valley Medical Center for treatment and will be lodged at the Yamhill County Jail. There are no ot ...

Thursday June 6, 2019    06:55 AM - Times viewed: 9395
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SALEM – Oregon’s continued response to climate disruption took its next step Wednesday evening, as dozens of statewide organizations, thousands of Oregonians and nationwide observers continue to cheer Salem lawmakers on the verge of adopting landmark legislation. 

Lawmakers introduced a final amendment to the Clean Energy Jobs bill, HB 2020, during the first discussions of the legislati ...


Friday June 14, 2019    03:55 AM - Times viewed: 9385
Story Lloyd Roberts who was incarcerated at Two Rivers Correctional Institution, died the morning of June 12, 2019. Roberts passed away at the infirmary. As with all in-custody deaths, the Oregon State Police have been notified. Roberts entered DOC custody on October 9, 2018, from Wasco County with an earliest release date of October 26, 2024. Roberts was 72 years old. Next of kin has been notified. ...

Thursday August 29, 2019    08:25 AM - Times viewed: 9385
Story n Wednesday, August 28th, 2019 at 10:30 p.m., East Precinct officers were dispatched to a hit and run crash on Southeast Powell Boulevard under I-205. Through the traffic investigation, officers learned: A white SUV was driving recklessly northbound on Southeast 92nd Avenue and turned eastbound on Southeast Powell Boulevard. While driving under I-205, the reckless driver rear-ended a vehicle s ...

Saturday June 8, 2019    01:00 AM - Times viewed: 9379
LAKE OSWEGO – The City of Lake Oswego Public Works Department experienced a sanitary sewer spill on the afternoon of Friday, June 7th, 2019. The spill took place at George Rogers Park, in the lower parking lot and near the footbridge over Oswego Creek. Public Works personnel responded to the incident immediately upon discovering the spill. As a result of the spill, some wastewater has entered O ...

Saturday August 10, 2019    07:45 AM - Times viewed: 9362
Story At approximately 12:30pm this afternoon, Benton County Sheriff’s Office, Monroe Fire and Corvallis Fire responded to the Hells Canyon area for a report of a road construction equipment accident. Upon arrival it was determined the equipment had been operated by a long time Benton County Public Works employee. The piece of equipment tragically rolled over, killing the operator. This is a devasta ...

Tuesday September 3, 2019    09:23 AM - Times viewed: 9346
Story PORTLAND, Oregon - The Portland Police Bureau is investigating after a 15-year-old male suffered injuries from a shooting in the St. Johns Neighborhood. On Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at 1:44 a.m., North Precinct officers were called to Pier Park on a report of gunshots being heard. In the 9600 Block of North Seneca Street they found a 15-year-old male with gunshot injuries that are believed to be ...

Monday June 24, 2019    06:39 AM - Times viewed: 9344
Story The Deschutes County Sheriff's Office identified the occupants of the aircraft as Kevin Padrick and Johannes Noordwijk, both of Sunriver, Oregon. Noordwijk, the passenger was able to escape the aircraft after the crash. He was later assisted to shore by Sunriver Fire and Rescue. Padrick was later located deceased by Deschutes County Sheriff's Office Search and Rescue Divers. Anyone who witne ...

Tuesday August 6, 2019    09:53 AM - Times viewed: 9341
Story PORTLAND, Oregon - Yesterday, Multnomah County District Attorney Rod Underhill announced that 53-year-old Joy Marchenko was convicted of intimidation in the second degree for kicking a baby’s stroller because the child and mother are of a different race. By pleading guilty, Marchenko admits that because of her perception of the victim’s race, she knowingly, with the intent to cause substantial ...

Wednesday June 19, 2019    05:52 AM - Times viewed: 9340
Story PORTLAND, Oregon - On Wednesday, June 19 2019, at 2:36 a.m. North Precinct officers were dispatched to the report of a subject shot near Northeast Sandy Boulevard and Northeast Prescott Street. Officers arrived and located an injured adult male. He was transported to an area hospital. Another male, who was believed to be involved in the shooting, remained at the scene and is cooperating with i ...

Friday June 14, 2019    03:52 AM - Times viewed: 9339
Story PORTLAND, Oregon - Tonight, June 13th, 2019, at 9:44 p.m., East Precinct officers responded to the report of someone shot near Southeast Powell Boulevard and Southeast 122nd Avenue. Officers arrived and located one male who was shot. He was transported to a local area hospital. It is not known what is medical condition is as of now. No one is in custody and there is no suspect information to share ...

Monday June 24, 2019    06:41 AM - Times viewed: 9338
Story Cascade Locks, Ore. - On June 21st, 2019, at approximately 9:45 PM a deputy with the Hood River County Sheriff's Office shot and killed a cougar at a residence on John Quincy Ave. in Cascade Locks. The cougar was adjacent to a vehicle that was occupied by an infant, preventing the mother from safely removing the infant from the vehicle. Upon the arrival of the deputy, the cougar remained in close ...

Tuesday May 28, 2019    07:46 AM - Times viewed: 9334
PORTLAND, Oregon - The two girls killed in a two-car crash in North Portland before 9 a.m. on Wednesday, May 22 have been identified as Ana E. Moreno Hernandez, 19, and her 15-year-old sister Kaylee D. Moreno Hernandez. The driver of the other carr stayed at the scene and cooperated with investigators and was not cited. Police say Ana E. Moreno Hernandez was driving the white sedan south on ...

Thursday June 6, 2019    06:59 AM - Times viewed: 9333
On June 5, 2019 at 5:48 PM the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office was notified of a single vehicle traffic crash near mile post 3 on Logsden Road in Siletz. The preliminary investigation revealed three juvenile occupants (driver and two passengers) were west bound on Logsden road when the driver lost control of the pickup truck while negotiating a curve. The vehicle left the roadway and one male juve ...

Monday June 24, 2019    06:44 AM - Times viewed: 9320
Story WASHINGTON - The Oregon state senate quickly adjourned Sunday because the Republican senators who staged a walkout last week over a climate bill didn't show up to the session, according to the state legislature's website. Senate President Peter Courtney, a Democrat, adjourned the session without a quorum until Monday at 10 a.m. PTD after the state's 11 GOP senators failed to appear, CNN affilia ...

Saturday August 10, 2019    09:20 AM - Times viewed: 9316
Story EUGENE, Oregon - A federal criminal complaint was unsealed today charging two defendants with placing a hoax bomb at the Deschutes County Courthouse on July 29, 2019. Kellie Kent Cameron, 31, and Jonathan Tyler Allen, 23, both of Bend, Oregon, were charged with conspiracy to make a threat regarding explosive materials in violation of 18 U.S.C. §§ 844(e) and (n) and false information and hoaxes ...

Saturday June 8, 2019    12:56 AM - Times viewed: 9303
Story PORTLAND, Oregon - On Friday, June 7, 2019, at 8:07 p.m., Central Precinct officers responded to the area of Northeast 33rd Avenue and Northeast Sandy Boulevard to check the welfare of a female that was in the roadway attacking passing cars. Officers received information that the female was walking in the middle of the road with a large kitchen knife in her hand, which she eventually discarded. ...

Wednesday June 19, 2019    05:54 AM - Times viewed: 9295
Story On June 18th at 2:05 AM a man called 911 from an apartment complex located in the 600 block of West Lookout Ridge Drive, Washougal and said he was armed with butcher knives and he was holding his wife hostage in their residence. The man told the dispatcher “I want you guys to come here and shoot me”. The dispatcher indicated that it sounded like there was a struggle going on. Officers arriv ...

Tuesday August 13, 2019    01:19 AM - Times viewed: 9291
Story PORTLAND, Oregon - On Monday, August 12, 2019 at 9:49a.m., Central Precinct Officers responded to the Oregon Zoo located at 4001 Southwest Canyon Road on a report of a deceased male in the construction site of a new rhino habitat. Officers learned that the rhino habitat was still under construction and did not have any animals inside. The Medical Examiner responded to the scene to assist with ...

Friday September 13, 2019    07:13 PM - Times viewed: 9278
SEASIDE, Oregon – Late last fall, students from Seaside High School and the Seaside High School Associated Student Body (ASB) approached the Seaside City Council about a tsunami awareness project they had been working on. The project, “Don’t Catch This Wave,” was designed to raise awareness about the threat of a tsunami in the aftermath of a Cascadia Subduction Zone Earth and the ASB students fel ...

Saturday June 29, 2019    04:59 AM - Times viewed: 9277
Oregon’s Republican state senators agreed to return to the Capitol Friday, after a week on the run to stop Democrats from passing a landmark climate bill. Democrats said earlier this week that the climate bill, which would have established a cap-and-trade system for carbon emissions, didn’t have the votes necessary to pass. Speaking at a press conference in the Capitol Friday, Senate Republi ...


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