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51 Mill City Child Struck by Vehicle in Crosswalk
Friday September 15, 2017, 11:23 AM
Linn County Sheriff Bruce Riley reports on September 14, 2017, at 6:30 p.m., the Linn County Sheriff's Office 9-1-1 Dispatch Center received a call reporting a child had been struck by a vehicle on Broadway Street near 3rd Street in Mill City.

Deputies learned a 10-year-old female from Mill ... [More]    

52 Oregon National Guardsmen Help Battle Wildfires
Thursday September 14, 2017, 10:14 AM
Oregon National Guardsmen Help Battle Wildfires
BROOKINGS, Ore., Sept. 11, 2017 — A sky full of ash looms overhead while Oregon Army and Air National Guardsmen work around the clock to help contain the threat of fires consuming the Oregon hills near here since July.

As of Sept. 8, nearly 600 Oregon National Guardsmen had volunteered to jo ... [More]    

53 Oregon Elections Chief Wants Earlier Presidential Primary
Thursday September 14, 2017, 10:09 AM
SALEM, Oregon - Oregon's Secretary of State, Dennis Richardson has proposed to move the state’s next presidential primary to an earlier date. The current presidential primary is in mid-May.

That's late in the primary election cycle so by the time Oregon voters selected Democrat Bernie Sander ... [More]    

54 Man Charged in Shooting of Oregon Trooper
Thursday September 14, 2017, 10:06 AM
CRESWELL, Oregon -- A Creswell man is accused of attempted aggravated murder and other charges after authorities say he shot an Oregon State Police trooper Tuesday during a traffic stop.

Edward P. Dungan, 30, is also accused of unlawful use of a weapon, unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, a ... [More]    

55 Man Arrested After Causing Death Of His Girlfriend
Wednesday September 13, 2017, 9:27 AM
Man Arrested After Causing Death Of His Girlfriend
PORTLAND, Oregon - A man has been arrested after he threw his girlfriend across the room where she landed on her face onto a concrete floor.

It all began late evening on Sept. 10. 29-year-old Shay Martinez of Portland arrived at Mt. Hood Medical Center with multiple traumatic injuries. Due t ... [More]    

56 Single Vehicle Fatal Crash near Baker County
Wednesday September 13, 2017, 6:45 AM
On September 12, 2017 at approximately 1:20pm, OSP responded to a fatal motor vehicle crash on State Route 86 near milepost 25, near Baker City.

Preliminary investigation revealed a white 2006 Dodge 2500 pickup was traveling eastbound on State Route 86 near milepost 25, when for an unknown ... [More]    

57 Eleven People Receive Assistance After Salem Multi-Family Fire
Monday September 11, 2017, 3:10 AM
Disaster responders with the American Red Cross Cascades Region responded to a home disaster at approximately 3 p.m. Sunday, September 10, 2017 in the 200 block of Alice Avenue S in Salem, Oregon.

The multi-family fire affected six adults, five children and pets.

The Red Cross prov ... [More]    

58 Eagle Creek Fire Forces I-84 Closed For An Additional Week
Monday September 11, 2017, 3:18 AM
Eagle Creek Fire Forces I-84 Closed For An Additional Week
PORTLAND, Oregon - The Eagle Creek Fire has closed the Columbia River Gorge. The fire began on Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017.

The Oregon Department of Transportation announced Sunday evening that Interstate 84 through the Gorge, will be closed for at least another week — “the minimum time require ... [More]    

59 Helicopter water buckets
Sunday September 10, 2017, 8:54 AM
Helicopter water buckets
BROOKINGS, Oregon - It’s been weeks since Maryjane Carlson has been able to relax.

The artist lives in Brookings, a small city along the southern Oregon coast that’s threatened by one of the nation’s largest wildfires. Carlson and her neighbors never know when the blaze is going to move clos ... [More]    

60 Two Men Die After Boat Capsizes Near Depoe Bay
Sunday September 10, 2017, 8:44 AM
Two Men Die After Boat Capsizes Near Depoe Bay
DEPOT BAY, Oregon - On September 8, 2017 at approximately 4:52pm, the United States Coast Guard received a report from a privately owned vessel of a capsized boat and a unresponsive male floating in the Pacific Ocean near Government Point (Boiler Bay) north of Depoe Bay. The US Coast Guard respond ... [More]    
61 Two-car head-on collision kills man in East Vancouver
Sunday September 10, 2017, 8:43 AM
On 9/9/2017 at 6:31pm, Fire, EMS and CCSO responded to the 16800 block of NE 39th Street on a report of a two vehicle head-on collision. Upon arrival, medics immediately began providing aid to the involved drivers. One of the drivers was pronounced dead at the scene after lifesaving efforts were uns ... [More]    
62 Mother Abandoned Her Children for a New Tattoo
Sunday September 10, 2017, 8:42 AM
Mother Abandoned Her Children for a New Tattoo
HILLSBORO, Oregon - Mother leaves young children unattended at a city park while she acquired a new tattoo for herself. She was arrested and charged with several crimes.

On Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 5:36 p.m., Washington County Sheriff's Office Deputies serving the City of Cornelius re ... [More]    

63 America's Number One Fire Priority Is Only 7% Contained
Friday September 8, 2017, 9:13 PM
America's Number One Fire Priority Is Only 7% Contained
CASCADE LOCKS, Oregon – It is one of the worst disasters in Oregon history for the last 50 years. The Eagle Creek Fire is the number 1 firefighting priority in the nation, officials said on Friday morning. The blaze was 33,328 acres and 7% contained as of Friday.

A 15-year-old boy from Vanco ... [More]    

64 Eagle Creek Fire Evacuation Level Changes
Friday September 8, 2017, 8:58 PM
HOOD RIVER, Oregon -- Due to increased fire activity on the east end of the fire, the Hood River County Sheriff's Office is making two changes to evacuation levels.

This new Level One area runs from Collins Rd. in Dee at the south end to I-84 on the north end, and includes all areas west of ... [More]    

65 Oregon's 'Crown Jewel' being destroyed by wildfire in the Columbia River Gorge
Friday September 8, 2017, 2:17 AM
Oregon's 'Crown Jewel' being destroyed by wildfire in the Columbia River Gorge
PORTLAND, Oregon - A huge wildfire outside Portland has forced hundreds of residents to evacuate as it ravaged the beautiful Columbia River Gorge and sent sparks falling on communities miles away.

The Eagle Creek Fire has burned nearly 31,000 acres since it broke out on Saturday. The fire ha ... [More]    

66 Three People Arrested for Armed Robbery in Northeast Portland
Friday September 8, 2017, 2:04 AM
Three People Arrested for Armed Robbery in Northeast Portland
PORTLAND, Oregon On Thursday September 7, 2017, at 10:09 a.m., North Precinct officers responded to the Verizon Wireless Store, located at 3004 Northeast Broadway, on the report of an armed robbery.

As officers responded they learned three suspects had entered the store wearing masks and at ... [More]    

67 Thu. 09/07/17 Shooting Investigation Underway in Portland's Old Town/Chinatown District
Friday September 8, 2017, 1:33 AM
On Thursday September 7, 2017, at 10:21 p.m., Central Precinct officers responded to Northwest 5th Avenue and Northwest Everett Street on the report of a shooting.

Officers arrived and located a crashed vehicle with one occupant suffering from traumatic injuries. Medical personnel determine ... [More]    

68 Firefighters rescue a trapped resident in a home in Happy Valley
Thursday September 7, 2017, 1:42 AM
At 3:46 am this morning Clackamas Fire District 1 responded to a residential fire in the 9000 block of Top O 'Scott St., Happy Valley. Upon arrival, crews were met by two people who had gotten out of the home and reported there was still a female inside of the home on the second floor. Heavy fire an ... [More]    
69 Salem Police teams with Salem Health to promote awareness in September
Thursday September 7, 2017, 1:41 AM
The tragedy of suicide is one experienced by families in our community. In Salem, police, medical and mental health services frequently work hand-in-hand in response to those who have or are considering taking their life. Fittingly, Salem Police and Salem Health are working hand-in-hand to raise awa ... [More]    
70 Fatality Collision in Salmon Creek claims life of Ridgefield Man
Thursday September 7, 2017, 1:40 AM
On 9/6/2017 at 1656 hours, Fire, EMS and CCSO responded to the report of a single vehicle collision in the 15400 block of NE 20th Avenue in Salmon Creek. The involved vehicle, a 1993 Ford Escort hatchback, failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway, left the roadway and collided head-on with a concr ... [More]    
71 Oregon Record Poor Air Quality
Sunday September 3, 2017, 1:12 AM
Oregon Record Poor Air Quality
Portland's air is moderately bad, but in Grants Pass a few days ago, it had the worst in the country.

Portland's air currently had an Air Quality Index of 64, which is measured at moderate. Usually, Portland's air is at the "good" level of 0-50. While this air quality hardly compares to the ... [More]    

72 Robbery at Mall Jewelry Store
Sunday September 3, 2017, 1:03 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon - At approximately 12:50 p.m., 3 suspects entered the Ben Bridge Jewelers at the Washington Square Mall in Tigard and made off with merchandise taken from a display case. Initially, Tigard Police received reports of possible gunshots fired however as police arrived within minutes an ... [More]    
73 Lebanon Man Dies from Farming Accident
Sunday September 3, 2017, 1:02 AM
Linn County Sheriff Bruce Riley reports today at 12:14 p.m., Linn County Sheriff's Office 9-1-1 Dispatch Center received a call to assist the Lebanon Fire Department with a farming accident in the 42000 block of Green Mountain Drive, northeast of Lebanon.

Deputies learned Robert Leeland Pro ... [More]    

74 Family Escapes With Escape Ladder
Wednesday August 30, 2017, 1:01 AM
Family Escapes With Escape Ladder
PORTLAND, Oregon - Just before 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, a family realized that they had a fire in their house. The father began yelling for everyone to get to safety, however the family's middle son was upstairs and the fire was in a room at the foot of those stairs. Fortunately, the family had a plan ... [More]    
75 California Woman killed in crash on hwy 97 In Deschutes County
Saturday August 26, 2017, 10:19 PM
California Woman killed in crash on hwy 97 In  Deschutes County
On August 25, 2017, at approximately 3:30 PM the Oregon State Police responded to a motor vehicle crash on Hwy 97 near milepost 158 southbound in Deschutes County.

The preliminary investigation has determined that 58 year old VANWORTH, Pamela of Klamath Falls, was operating a 2004 Scion XB ... [More]