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Wednesday February 24, 2016 - Times viewed: 8025
2016 Marshall Youth Leadership Award Nominees.Five Clark County residents have been nominated for the General George C. Marshall Public Leadership Award, and 37 Clark County High School seniors have been nominated for the General George C. Marshall Youth Leadership Award. The two 2016 award recipients (one adult and one youth) will be announced at a ceremony at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, March 9 at the Fort Vancouver Artillery Barracks Building, fo ...

Wednesday February 24, 2016 - Times viewed: 8076
File photo of hemp seeds. D-KURU / WIKIMEDIA COMMONS - TINYURL.COM/J2DEL5B

Oregon and Washington state lawmakers are making another try at introducing a new crop to the Northwest: Industrial hemp, the non-drug cousin of marijuana.

For the fourth year in a row, the Washington Legislature is considering whether to legalize hemp farming. The initial, lopsided votes in favor sugges ...


Wednesday February 24, 2016 - Times viewed: 8014
Medford, Ore. — It’s been a tumultuous time in Oregon politics, with public officials arrested, resigning, and under investigation. But is Oregon the only place where this is happening? And is it happening more often? NBC5 begins an in-depth investigation of the recent allegations, and what it means for you. Over the last 12 months, some Oregon political leaders and public officials have found th ...

Wednesday February 24, 2016 - Times viewed: 7965
Proposed legislation to double the state's renewable energy output. PR NEWSWIREBizjournals.com guest opinion: Megan Schrader, executive director for the Northwest at TechNet, on why legislation about coal could have an impact on the future of electric vehicles. With just days left in the state’s 2016 legislative session, Oregon’s elected offic ...

Wednesday February 24, 2016 - Times viewed: 7937
On Tuesday February 23, at 7:06 p.m., a pedestrian hit by a driver at Northeast 15th Avenue and Tillamook Street. The the 27-year-old male pedestrian was suffering from traumatic injuries and was taken to a Portland hospital for treatment to life-threatening injuries. Police say the involved driver stopped at the scene and has been cooperative. Neither speed or impairment appear to be fact ...

Wednesday February 24, 2016 - Times viewed: 7942
VANCOUVER, Washington - On Tuesday, at approximately 7:15 p.m., police responded to a robbery complaint. A 50 year old male had been severely beaten in the parking lot and his vehicle was stolen. The victim described three suspects, all under the age of 18, as approaching him in his vehicle and demanding he give them the keys. Two of the suspects began to assault the male repeatedly until the ...

Tuesday February 23, 2016 - Times viewed: 7993
A business-savvy Girl Scout is funding her trip to horse camp by setting up her cookie stand outside a marijuana dispensary in Portland, Oregon. (KATU/Corry Young)A business-savvy Girl Scout is funding her trip to horse camp by setting up her cookie stand outside a marijuana dispensary in Portland, Oregon. The girl and her aunt set up a sign reading, “Satisfy your munchies,” outside the Foster Buds Marijuana Dispensary, which has welcomed the idea. On Saturday, the store offered an eighth of an ounce of the newly christened “Farmer 12s Girl Scout Cook ...

Tuesday February 23, 2016 - Times viewed: 7979
A woman sentenced to life in prison for throwing her 6-year-old son from the Yaquina Bay Bridge in November 2014 planned the act for weeks, researched insanity defenses online and hoped to be committed to the Oregon State Hospital, the Lincoln County District Attorney announced Tuesday. Journal entries and cellphone and online records showed Jillian McCabe deliberately and methodically planned ...

Tuesday February 23, 2016 - Times viewed: 8006
SALEM, Oregon - Volunteers are invited to help plant trees and shrubs at Willamette Mission State Park on Saturday, Feb. 27 as part of a habitat restoration project coordinated by Willamette Riverkeeper in partnership with Oregon Parks and Recreation Department. 

The work party is part of the Willamette Mission Floodplain Reforestation Project, which aims to restore vital fish and ...

Tuesday February 23, 2016 - Times viewed: 8282
On February 22, 2016, detectives with the Oregon State Police arrested Florence Marie RALEY, age 56, Melissa Ann SHANHOLTZER, age 24 and John Sterling MARTIN, age 29 (all of Klamath Falls) in relation to abuse and mistreatment of an adult female victim. The victim was related by marriage to RALEY and lived with the three suspects. 

The investigation began when the victim arrived at the ...

Tuesday February 23, 2016 - Times viewed: 8137
Cross-laminated timber panels may not yet be regular sights at commercial construction projects across the country, but the mainstream media is taking notice. Newsweek Saturday dedicated more than 1,500 words to CLT panels, advanced wood products strong enough to use as load-bearing walls and floors in high-rise buildings. Earlier this month, I wrote an in-depth story about CLT technology an ...

Tuesday February 23, 2016 - Times viewed: 8070
Sen. Ted Ferrioli said the plan ultimately would have little effect on carbon emissions. CATHY CHENEY | PORTLAND BUSINESS JOURNALThe anti-coal bill passed last week by the Oregon House will have a new look when it gets to the senate. As the Oregonian reports, an amendment to House Bill 4036 would give the Oregon Public Utility Commission more oversight over the plan. The amendment "would give the Oregon Public Utility Commission more authority to control any costs expected from a shift toward cleaner energy." The g ...

Tuesday February 23, 2016 - Times viewed: 7875
Rutilio Chavez-Leon, age 42, of SalemSALEM, Oregon - On Sunday, February 21st, a man was assaulted in the 4900 block of Portland Road NE. Detectives say that Rutilio Chavez-Leon, age 42, of Salem was drinking heavily with his uncle when they began fighting. During that fight, the victim Enedino Leon-Lopez, age 53, was stabbed several times from an unknown object. Mr. Leon-Lopez was initially taken to the Salem Hospital and then l ...

Tuesday February 23, 2016 - Times viewed: 7894
SALEM, Oregon - On Monday afternoon at about 2:20 p.m., a crash occurred on Interstate 5 involving an Oregon State Trooper and another motorist. Deputies were on scene for approximately one hour and one south bound lane of traffic was affected during the investigation. Deputies concluded that Trenton Simon, age 25, of Scio was traveling south on Interstate 5 near the D Street overpass. Mr. Sim ...

Tuesday February 23, 2016 - Times viewed: 8086
Kelso- Firefighters from Cowlitz 2 Fire & Rescue and Longview Fire responded to a structure fire Tuesday morning at 3:07 in the 1000 block on N. 2nd Ave. The fire started in the kitchen after food was left on the stove which ignited the wall and cabinet above it. The four residents were able to evacuate the home with their dog after noticing smoke coming from the kitchen. Fire crews extinguished a ...

Monday February 22, 2016 - Times viewed: 8080
Three bills to amend Oregon's marijuana laws are expected to pass into law this month. Bills to eliminate residency requirements for pot business ownership, give lenders legal protections and combine medical and recreational cannabis retail outlets all moved forward easily in the Oregon Legislature last week, though none have yet become law. While all relate to cannabis, the three bills seek t ...

Monday February 22, 2016 - Times viewed: 7857
Col. Paul Fitzgerald, 142nd Fighter Wing Commander, congratulates Senior Airman Randy Theisen, of the 125th Special Tactics Squadron, following a Bronze Star ceremony held at Portland Air National Guard Base, Oregon, February 22. Theisen received the Bronze Star for meritorious achievement while assigned to the 21st Expeditionary Special Tactics Squadron, Combined Joint Special Operations Air Component, while deployed in Afghanistan from May 27, 2014 to November 10, 2014. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Shelly Davison, 142nd Fighter Wing Public Affairs)PORTLAND, Oregon - The Oregon Air National Guard's 125th Special Tactics Squadron (125th STS) awarded the Bronze Star medal to an Oregon Airman during a ceremony, February 22, at the Portland Air National Guard Base, in Portland, Oregon. Senior Airman Randy Theisen, a combat controller assigned to the 125th STS, was presented the nation's fourth-highest medal before his family, friends and pee ...

Monday February 22, 2016 - Times viewed: 7989
PORTLAND, Oregon - Portland Fire & Rescue responded to a house fire at 3836 SE Knight St. at 8:45 am. When crews arrived, they saw smoke coming from the eaves of the house which indicated that the fire was in the attic. Crews went inside the house to make sure everyone had gotten out and then began putting the fire out in the attic. Crews also went to the roof to cut holes to let the heat and smok ...

Monday February 22, 2016 - Times viewed: 7919
72-year-old Herbert 'Howard' Sahnow.FOREST GROVE, Oregon - This morning at 9:43 AM, Forest Grove Detectives arrested Herbert "Howard" Sahnow, 72, in the 2000 block of Elm Street in Forest Grove on a secret indictment warrant. The warrant was the result of a Washington County Grand Jury indictment of one count of Sex Abuse in the First Degree, seven counts of Burglary in the First Degree, three counts of Sex Abuse in the Second degre ...

Monday February 22, 2016 - Times viewed: 7842
26-year-old Brandon Joseph Stocking, has been arrested on three counts of burglary in the second degree, one count of criminal mischief in the first degree, one count of criminal mischief in the second degree, one count of criminal mischief in the third degree, one count of possession of methamphetamine and one count of misdemeanor possession of marijuana.MOLALLA, Oregon - Police are investigating a series of commercial burglaries that occurred February 12th and February 20th, 2016. Cash and other property was stolen from at least three different locations during the night. Police say video surveillance helped to identify Brandon Joseph Stocking, a 26-year-old white male. Stocking was wanted on three counts of burglary in the second degree, o ...

Monday February 22, 2016 - Times viewed: 7855
34-year-old Dustin Eugene HallPORTLAND, Oregon - A pawn shop burglary in Portland has been linked to a suspect arrested on February 18, 2016, for an unrelated commercial theft investigation. 34-year-old Dustin Eugene Hall is currently in jail on charges of Aggravated Theft in the First Degree and Burglary in the First Degree. Hall now faces additional charges of Burglary in the Second Degree and Criminal Mischief in the Fi ...

Sunday February 21, 2016 - Times viewed: 7933
Photo courtesy Fox 12 News, kptv.UPDATE: The Medical Examiner's Office conducted an autopsy on the newborn found dead on Sunday afternoon. The Medical Examiner determined that the baby was a stillbirth. Detectives are continuing to investigate the circumstances of this incident and will present their investigation to the Multnomah County District Attorney's Office upon completion. Detectives were able to determined that t ...

Sunday February 21, 2016 - Times viewed: 7987
The Oregon Herald Endorses Bernie Sanders For PresidentPORTLAND, Oregon - The Oregon Herald, along with its editors, publisher, and parent, Oregon State Media Inc., is endorsing Bernie Sanders for president. We have many problems, few of which is democratic socialism. A world government may be part of the answer to global warming, lack of food and water, bigotry, racism, capitalism gone amok, and most important, people who naturally have a tendenc ...

Sunday February 21, 2016 - Times viewed: 8096
Ben will grow closer to Lauren B during her Portland, Oregon, hometown date in episode 8 of Meeting the parents has never been so awkward! Ben Higgins has narrowed his search for love on “The Bachelor” down to four women. However, hometown dates in episode 8 will threaten to derail everything he’s developed with the remaining Season 20 contestants. Fans of the ABC reality series definitely won’t want to miss Monday’s installment. After an emotional goodbye to Becca and Emily in episod ...

Sunday February 21, 2016 - Times viewed: 7966
Central Oregon's Cascade Range.  GETTY IMAGESMOST PEOPLE, WHEN asked what area in the Cascade Range has spit the most lava and ash out over the past 5,000 years, would answer Mount St. Helens. It is the Cascade volcano that has had the most well-known eruption in US history (its 1980 blast) and is the only volcano in the entire range to have erupted in the past 100 years. So, as this leading question might imply, you’d likely be surprised to ...

Sunday February 21, 2016 - Times viewed: 8092
(Oregon Coast) – It's been a weird year for weather in Portland and along the Oregon coast, and the beaches have seem plenty of strange sights. As parts of Oregon clock in with the wettest winter on record, scientists are saying a big element in all this – the Blob - may have finally packed up and gone. (Photo above by Tiffany Boothe, Seaside Aquarium: the blob may have helped chase the food sourc ...

Sunday February 21, 2016 - Times viewed: 7956
Hepatitis A vaccines now available in Clackamas County Public Health centers. The vaccine is only recommended for people who attended the Sandy Cinema, at 16605 Champion Way in Sandy, and ate or drank from the concession stand during these specific dates and times: Feb. 12: 11 a.m. to closing
Feb. 13: 6 p.m.to closing
Feb. 14: 2 p.m. to closing
Feb. 15: 1:30 p.m.to c ...

Sunday February 21, 2016 - Times viewed: 8161
Lexi Therwhanger.On Friday, February 19, at about 4:00 p.m., two vehicles crashed on Highway 395, south of Pendleton and eight miles south of Pilot Rock. A 1998 Buick Century sedan was traveling northbound on Hwy 395 when it failed to negotiate a left hand curve in the roadway. The Buick crossed over into the southbound lane and collided with a 1994 Lincoln Continental. The driver of the Buick, Alexxyss L. ...

Sunday February 21, 2016 - Times viewed: 8087
PORTLAND, Oregon - Police have received several reports from local residents who have received telephone calls from persons claiming to be Multnomah County Sheriff's Deputies. The caller is telling people that they have missed jury duty in Multnomah County and that a warrant has been issued for their arrest. The caller goes on to say the person needs to pay up to $900 to clear the warrant or face ...

Saturday February 20, 2016 - Times viewed: 8029
James McGlothlin, 39, of Portland, is charged in a criminal complaint with one count of producing child pornography. He is expected to make his initial appearance in federal court Monday.PORTLAND, Oregon -- Authorities would like help to identify additional possible underage victims following Friday afternoon's arrest on a federal child pornography charge of an Portland-area school district employee who worked with special needs students. James McGlothlin, 39, of Portland, is charged in a criminal complaint with one count of producing child pornography. He is expected to make ...


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