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1 Man Shot, Critically Injured in the St. Johns Neighborhood

NORTH PORTLAND, Oregon - On Saturday evening Portland police were sent to the St. Johns area south of Smith Lake with a report that someone had been shot at North Columbia Way and North Midway Avenue. When they arrived they located a man who was shot and critically wounded. He was transported to a hospital by ambulance. No suspect information is ... [More]

2 Two women Rescued on Santiam River

ALBANY, Oregon - Two women entered the Santiam River at Green Bridge on inflatable tubes. However, they apparently did not take note of the current warning signs for hazardous trees and snags. Both women became stuck on a large tree in the river. One of the victims was then pinned under a log but was able to hold on for dear life and was able t ... [More]

3 Arrest Made in Murder Case from November 2019

PORTLAND, Oregon - A suspect is under arrest related to a murder case from November 2, 2019. 48-year-old Thomas R. Osborn was shot and killed while seated in his vehicle on Northeast Broadway at Northeast 19th Avenue. Police were able to identify the suspect, Tyreik D. Credit, 24. Portland police Homicide Detectives obtained an arrest warrant ... [More]

4 Police Seek Help Locating Missing Woman

GRESHAM, Oregon - Police ask for your help in locating a missing 68-year-old Kristina Koa who was last seen the morning of June 16th, 2021. Kristina has dementia and responds to “Kris.” She is described as a white female, approximately 5- feet-6-inches tall, 150 pounds with blonde hair and blue eyes. She was last seen wearing a light green scrub ... [More]

5 Dozens of Portland police officers resign to protest Officer Corey Budworth indictment

PORTLAND, Oregon - Police officers serving with a specialised crowd control unit in Portland, Oregon, have resigned after criminal charges were filed against a police officer over an altercation at a protest last summer. A day after a Portland police officer was indicted for allegedly beating a protester, about 50 officers in the department resi ... [More]

6 Jury Convicts Portland Man for Marijuana Robbery and Shooting

PORTLAND, Oregon - A federal jury in Portland found a local man guilty today for shooting and robbing two marijuana sellers in August 2017. Ernest Franklin Evans, 39, a Portland resident, was found guilty of Hobbs Act robbery and using, carrying, and discharging a firearm in furtherance of a crime of violence and drug trafficking crime. Accor ... [More]

7 Woman pedestrian killed by semi-truck on I5

SALEM, Oregon - Early Thursday morning State Police were sent on a report of a woman pedestrian being hit by a truck on Interstate 5. Apparently, 63-year-old Jeri Sherrod from Salem, was standing in the northbound lanes of Interstate 5 when she was hit by a Peterbilt semi-truck operated by Donald Cagle of Lebanon. Earlier, police received ... [More]

8 Lake Oswego & Tigard Water Customers Asked to Reduce Water Usage due to Chlorine Shortage

LAKE OSWEGO and TIGARD, Oregon – City officials are requesting City of Lake Oswego and Tigard Water Service Area customers to conserve and reduce their water usage. A critical chlorine supply issue has recently created a shortage for west coast and Oregon utilities. Our water treatment method uses chlorine (sodium hypochlorite) in very small amount ... [More]

9 Oregon reports 247 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, 7 new deaths

SALEM, Oregon - Oregon reports 247 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, 7 new deaths PORTLAND, Ore. — There are seven new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising the state’s death toll to 2,744 the Oregon Health Authority reported at 12:01 a.m. today. Oregon Health Authority reported 247 new confirmed and presumptive cases of COVID- ... [More]

10 Woodburn Police Seek Theft Suspect

WOODBURN, Oregon - The Woodburn Police Department (WPD) is seeking the public’s help identifying a suspect involved in at least four different thefts at the Woodburn Premium Outlets. The latest theft on June 12, 2021 at 1:51 PM, saw the suspect stealing a bag of clothing worth approximately $1000. He is described as a Hispanic Male Adult, 25-35 ... [More]

11 Beaverton PD Officer Involved Shooting

Beaverton, Oregon – A patrol officer from the Beaverton Police Department was involved in a shooting Wednesday night after a burglary suspect fled on foot. The suspect was wanted by Beaverton Police for a residential burglary which occurred earlier in the day and an outstanding felony warrant for parole violation. ... [More]

12 Murder Investigation of Barak Rosen - Crime Stoppers Featured Case

On Sunday June 17, 2018, at 4:42 a.m., Portland Police Bureau officers responded to the former Marshall High School, located at 3905 Southeast 91st Avenue, on the report of a deceased man on the track with an apparent gunshot wound. Officers and medical personnel arrived and determined that the man was in-fact deceased. The Oregon State Medical ... [More]

13 Woman Pedestrian Killed in Hit And Run

On June 14, 2021, at about 11:38 p.m., Portland Police officers were on patrol in the East Columbia neighborhood on Northeast Marine Drive when they encountered a woman down in the street near Northeast 13th Avenue. Officers called for medical personnel, but the woman was deceased. The Portland Police Bureau Major Crash Team responded to investi ... [More]

14 Oregon Added 6,900 Jobs in May 2021

SALEM, Oregon - Oregon’s unemployment rate was 5.9% in May, the same as the revised rate in April. This was the first time Oregon’s rate was below 6% since March 2020 when the state’s rate was 3.6%. Meanwhile, the U.S. unemployment rate dropped to 5.8% in May from 6.1% in April. In Oregon, nonfarm payroll employment grew by 6,900 in May, followi ... [More]

15 Western Oregon University Allowed Professional Doctoral Degrees

MONMOUTH, Oregon – Governor Kate Brown’s recent signature on SB 230 allows the state’s three regional public universities to offer professional doctoral degrees and aids Western Oregon University’s goal of offering doctoral degrees in high-demand, high-paying fields. The law takes effect Jan. 1, 2022. Since 1997, when the three regional col ... [More]

16 Keep it Safe and Legal this Fourth of July

The Fourth of July marks a time for celebrations and gatherings with friends and families and the Lincoln City Police Department wants to wish our residents and visitors a very happy and safe upcoming 4th of July Holiday! We would also like to take this opportunity to talk about the importance of practicing fireworks safety and address some issues ... [More]

17 Portland Police officer Corey Budworth indicted

PORTLAND, Oregon - Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt announced that a grand jury indicted Portland Police Officer Corey Budworth with one count of Assault in the Fourth Degree for alleged criminal conduct that occurred during a protest. It is alleged that PPB Officer Budworth unlawfully caused physical injury to another pers ... [More]

18 Free Lunch to All Kids and Teens Ages 18 and Under June 21 to August 13

Vancouver, WA – Share’s Summer Meals program will operate June 21 to August 13 providing free grab-n-go meals to all children and teens 18 and under. Children must be present to receive a meal. “Food is incredibly important for a developing child or teen and yet over 20,000 children in Clark County are considered food insecure, meaning they do n ... [More]

19 Teenage Girl Missing East of Hillsboro

HILLSBORO - On June 11, 2021, Washington County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a report of a missing 16-year-old girl. Mianii Webster recently moved to Oregon from another state and is unfamiliar with the area. Her father reported Mianii left the family’s home in the Tanasbourne area near NW 185th Avenue & NW Cornell Road on June 8. Mian ... [More]

20 Lewis & Clark Law School student Shot by Federal agents Filed Lawsuit Today

PORTLAND, Oregon - On July 19, 2020, Lewis & Clark Law School student and trained Legal Observer, Nate Haberman-Ducey, was targeted and shot by unidentified Federal agents with impact munitions from FN303 riot guns, while he was alone and walking his bicycle away from the Hatfield Courthouse. Today, a new case was filed in the US District Court of ... [More]

21 Smoke Detector Alerts Lebanon Resident

A working smoke detector alerted a Lebanon Fire District resident early Tuesday morning of fire in her house. Shortly before 2 am a female resident, the only occupant in the house at the time of the blaze was taking a shower when she was alerted from the sound of “beeps” over her music while she showered. The resident then noticed the smell of s ... [More]

22 Twenty Trainees Graduate the from Search and Rescue Academy

SALEM, Oregon - Yesterday, June 12th, 2021, the Marion County Sheriff’s Office graduated 15 search and rescue volunteers and five overhead deputies from the 2021 Search and Rescue Academy. Over 10 weeks, participants received over 75 hours of training including survival skills, wilderness first aid, communication, Incident Command System, map and ... [More]

23 Marion County Deputy Involved in Head-On Collision

SALEM, Oregon - On Saturday, June 12, 2021, just after 9:10 p.m. the Salem Police Department was requested to investigate a head-on crash just outside the Salem city limits involving an on-duty Marion County Sheriff’s Office deputy. The crash occurred on Cordon Road NE near Ward Drive NE in the unincorporated area of Salem. Both the deputy and driv ... [More]

24 Lebanon Firefighters Rescue Dog Trapped in Canal

Lebanon firefighters and water rescue technicians rescued a stranded dog from the Albany-Lebanon canal behind the Lebanon Rite Aid store on Sunday evening. Citizens Lucas Kledziniski and Riley Swanson were walking by the canal when they noticed the dog stranded on a piling support of the railroad trestle between Main Street and Park Street. The Leb ... [More]