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1 Body Of Man In Yamhill River Still Missing
Sunday April 30, 2017, 1:04 AM
Body Of Man In Yamhill River Still Missing
MCMINNVILLE, Oregon - The body of a man who reportedly jumped or fallen into the Yamhill River has not been found. Witnesses say he went over a bridge located near the intersection of S. Bridge Street and Main Street.

25-year old Bryan Disabatino from Sheridan was last seen floating down riv ... [More]    

2 16-year-old Girl Critically injured in hit and run crash
Saturday April 29, 2017, 12:15 PM
16-year-old Girl Critically injured in hit and run crash
GRESHAM, Oregon - On Friday, April 28, around 10:45 p.m., a teenager girl was hit by a car. Investigators believe the girl was crossing south bound in a marked and lighted crosswalk when she was hit by an unidentified vehicle. The driver failed to stop to help.

The girl was transported to t ... [More]    

3 'It’s putrid': Neighbors say dead horse in neglect case left on property for months
Saturday April 29, 2017, 12:06 PM
'It’s putrid': Neighbors say dead horse in neglect case left on property for months
DAMASCUS, Ore. — Months after authorities said a dead horse and malnourished animals were found on a woman's property in Damascus, neighbors claim they're still dealing with the fallout.

Neighbors said Friday that they suspect the carcass of the horse is still there. Clackamas County author ... [More]    
4 Woman escapes attacker in Hillsboro: 'I just wasn’t ready to leave yet'
Saturday April 29, 2017, 11:57 AM
Woman escapes attacker in Hillsboro: 'I just wasn’t ready to leave yet'
HILLSBORO, OR (KPTV) - A 20-year-old woman is left with two black eyes and a swollen face after she was brutally attacked by a stranger in Hillsboro Wednesday afternoon.

Abby Downing says she was walking on Trailwalk Drive on her way home from work Wednesday around 2:30 p.m. when she passed ... [More]    

5 Man Killed in Crash on I5 near Wilsonville
Saturday April 29, 2017, 11:37 AM
Man Killed in Crash on I5 near Wilsonville
On Sunday, April 23, 2017 at approximately 2:37am, OSP Sergeant and emergency personnel responded to the report of a single vehicle crash on Interstate 5 near milepost 286, just north of the city limits of Wilsonville (Clackamas County).

Preliminary investigation revealed a blue 2006 Toyota ... [More]    

6 Two Stores Sell Alcohol in Underage Compliance Checks
Saturday April 29, 2017, 11:31 AM
April 29, 2017 -- Washington County Sheriff's Deputies conducted an undercover compliance mission where underage adults attempted to buy alcohol from stores.

On April 28, 2017, Sheriff's Deputies conducted an undercover operation where an underage adult attempted to purchase alcohol from st ... [More]    

7 Uber urges Portland drivers to lease electric cars
Friday April 28, 2017, 2:56 PM
Uber urges Portland drivers to lease electric cars
In the wake of numerous recent PR setbacks, Uber may be able to help clean up its image with the launch of the Uber EV initiative in Portland, which supports the city’s green vision for the future.

When you think of electric mobility, California might be the first state to come to mind—but O ... [More]    

8 16-year-old Girl Rescued, Two Men Arrested In Sex Trafficking Investigation
Friday April 28, 2017, 2:51 PM
16-year-old Girl Rescued, Two Men Arrested In Sex Trafficking Investigation
PORTLAND, Oregon - A 16-year-old girl has been rescued and returned to her her family Two men have been arrested.

Two weeks ago police found the victim inside a house in the 8500 block of SE Steele Street. Thursday, she was reunited with her family. Three other people in the residence refuse ... [More]    

9 Josephine County Man arrested on sex crimes In Jackson County
Friday April 28, 2017, 12:37 PM
Josephine County Man arrested on sex crimes In Jackson County
23 year old Wesley Allen HEALER has been arrested for Sex Abuse I, Rape II and Sodomy I. A felony warrant was issued for his arrest.

The original complaint came from 2014 but Healer moved out of Jackson County at the time of the complaint by the juvenile female.

In 2016, HEALER mov ... [More]    

10 After Challenging Red Light Cameras, Oregon Man Fined $500 for Practicing Engineering Without a Lice
Thursday April 27, 2017, 3:42 PM
After Challenging Red Light Cameras, Oregon Man Fined $500 for Practicing Engineering Without a Lice
When Mats Järlström's wife got snagged by one of Oregon's red light cameras in 2013, he challenged the ticket by questioning the timing of the yellow lights at intersections where cameras had been installed.

Since then, his research into red light cameras has earned him attention in local an ... [More]    

11 French Investors Are Betting On The Continued Success Of Oregon's Top Wines
Thursday April 27, 2017, 3:22 PM
French Investors Are Betting On The Continued Success Of Oregon's Top Wines
Oregon’s Willamette Valley: Home to some of the finest Pinot Noir in the world, fantastic truffles, excellent restaurants, and…French investors?

Oui.

There has been an influx of money to Oregon by a veritable flotilla of French investors and wine producers. Which, given the fact that ... [More]    

12 Man Arrested In SW Portland For Pointing a Gun
Thursday April 27, 2017, 1:56 PM
Man Arrested In SW Portland For Pointing a Gun
PORTLAND, Oregon - On Wednesday at 6:22 PM, Portland police responded to a report of a man pointing a gun at passing cars.

When police arrived, gunfire was reported near the Capitol Hill Library with the suspect running towards Holly Farm State Park. Police found a suspect armed with a gun, ... [More]    

13 Trouper Discovers Drugs, Money, Gun On Traffic Stop
Thursday April 27, 2017, 1:45 PM
Trouper Discovers Drugs, Money, Gun On Traffic Stop
MEDFORD, Oregon - On Wednesday at about 5:20 PM, a State Trooper from the Central Point Area Command office stopped a 1999 Chevrolet for a traffic violation. This was on Tahoe on Interstate 5 near the Medford area in Jackson County.

The trooper reported later that he say what appeared to b ... [More]    

14 Jenkins Road Construction Coming May 8
Thursday April 27, 2017, 1:38 PM
Jenkins Road Construction Coming May 8
BEAVERTON, Oregon - The first of a three phase waterline construction project is expected to begin Monday, May 8 in the westbound lanes of Jenkins Rd, between Briggs Rd and Cedar Hills Blvd. The project will connect an existing gap in the city's water system on Jenkins Rd and provide a second water ... [More]    
15 Murdered Woman From Benton County Originally From Russia
Tuesday April 25, 2017, 11:56 AM
Murdered Woman From Benton County Originally From Russia
CORVALLIS, Oregon — Prosecutors believe a 27-year-old woman who was shot to death in the Oregon woods arrived in the United States last month from Russia. Police believe she was having an affair with the man who has been charged with her murder.

... [More]    

16 Man accused of sexually assaulting 9-year-old girl
Tuesday April 25, 2017, 11:39 AM
Man accused of sexually assaulting 9-year-old girl
A suspect in the burglary and sexual assault of a 9-year old girl has been identified through physical evidence. Photos of the suspect are attached, and the Sheriff's Office is seeking tips from the public.

Early morning February 26, a man broke into an apartment in the Clackamas Trails com ... [More]    

17 Salem City Club Presents: Child Welfare: Global to Local
Tuesday April 25, 2017, 11:31 AM
Salem City Club Presents: Child Welfare: Global to Local
The Salem City Club invites you to join us on Friday, May 5, 2017, at the Willamette Heritage Center for "Child Welfare: Global to Local." 

Oregon's Child Welfare system is continually in the news, including stories about the need for foster parents and improved safety for children. What ... [More]    
18 BGHS, Chief Umtuch bands impress at the Pleasant Hill Invitational Jazz Festival
Tuesday April 25, 2017, 11:29 AM
BGHS, Chief Umtuch bands impress at the Pleasant Hill Invitational Jazz Festival
Jazz Bands from Battle Ground High School and Chief Umtuch Middle School competed at the 42nd Annual Pleasant Hill Invitational Jazz Festival over the weekend and brought home several awards. Each year, about 2,000 students, along with their teachers and families, visit Pleasant Hill to attend the a ... [More]    
19 George Fox student reported missing
Monday April 24, 2017, 3:14 PM
George Fox student reported missing
NEWBERG, Oregon — Newberg-Dundee police are looking for a George Fox University student who has been missing since Saturday night.

University students say 21-year-old Daniel Mellers was walking to a convenience store to buy soda.

Police obtained information from Mellers' cellphone pr ... [More]    

20 Beaverton City Library Hosts Teatro Milagro's Mijita Fridita
Monday April 24, 2017, 2:52 PM
Beaverton City Library Hosts Teatro Milagro's Mijita Fridita
BEAVERTON, Oregon - Local bilingual theater company Teatro Milagro will present Mijita Fridita on Sunday, May 7, from 3-3:45 p.m. at Beaverton City Library, 12375 SW Fifth St. The play is based on the life of young Mexican artist Frida Kahlo. Presented in English and Spanish, this free production is ... [More]    
21 Man arrested for menacing, pointing a firearm
Monday April 24, 2017, 1:24 PM
Man arrested for menacing, pointing a firearm
NEWPORT, Oregon - Newport police have arrested a man for pointing a firearm.

On April 23, 2017, at 10:15 p.m., a caller stated to police that, during an argument with Brian Matthew Lighthill, age 19 of Seal Rock, Lighthill pulled out a semi-automatic handgun and pointed it at the victims. ... [More]    

22 Vancouver cop injured, panhandler also injured and detained
Monday April 24, 2017, 1:11 PM
Vancouver cop injured, panhandler also injured and detained
VANCOURVER, Washington - At 8:35 pm Sunday evening, Vancouver Police investigated a report of an aggressive panhandler at 6th St and Main St in Vancouver, threatening customers of a nearby bar.

Officers found the suspect, an adult male and the suspect and officer had an altercation, Both th ... [More]    

23 Oregon Solar Eclipse Gathering Event Approved For August
Sunday April 23, 2017, 10:15 AM
Oregon Solar Eclipse Gathering Event Approved For August
PRINEVILLE, Oregon — It's official, now more than 30,000 people will be allowed for a music and arts festival that will also be scheduled with a solar eclipse in August.

On August 21 a solar eclipse will be visible in the U.S. along a narrow path from Oregon to South Carolina.

Cook C ... [More]    

24 Prineville Oregon Pastor Sued by Faith Leaders Preaches Forgiveness
Saturday April 22, 2017, 12:14 PM
Prineville Oregon Pastor Sued by Faith Leaders Preaches Forgiveness
PRINEVILLE, David Fisher had prepared on a recent Sunday for the congregation he pastors in Prineville was about a topic he said God told him that it needed to hear: forgiveness.

Last October, the congregation at Faithpoint Ministries separated with the Oregon District of the United Pentecos ... [More]    

25 Armed, suicidal man shot by West Linn police, dies
Saturday April 22, 2017, 11:54 AM
Armed, suicidal man shot by West Linn police, dies
WEST LINN, Ore. (KOIN) – An armed and suicidal man was shot by a West Linn police officer and died at the scene Friday night. The incident happened around 10:15 p.m. in the 2100 block of Long Street, West Linn police said in a release. They were called to the neighborhood because of the man, and qu ... [More]