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Wednesday March 27, 2019    08:32 AM - Times viewed: 10404
Story The Clatsop County Sheriff’s Office will be hosting a Rural Law Enforcement District Meeting on Tuesday, April 9th, 2019 at 6:00 pm. The meeting will be held at the Jewell School, 83874 Hwy 103, Seaside, OR 97138. The Advisory Board meetings serve as an opportunity for the Sheriff’s Office to brief the Board and residents on the activities and programs the Sheriff’s Office is conducting. The me ...

Saturday March 23, 2019    08:20 AM - Times viewed: 9678
Story PORTLAND, Oregon - On March 22, 2019 at 6:35 P.M., Central Precinct officers and medical crews were dispatched to the 3800 Block of Northwest Front Avenue on a report of a crash involving a semi and a passenger car. When they arrived, they found a car on its top and a driver and a dog inside with serious injuries. While firefighters and paramedics treated the injured, officers blocked traffic betw ...

Tuesday April 16, 2019    05:07 AM - Times viewed: 9584
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: 9562
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: 9462
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. ...

Wednesday June 12, 2019    04:35 AM - Times viewed: 9246
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 December 28, 2018    06:20 AM - Times viewed: 9217
Story Two employees accused of racially profiling a black guest in the lobby of a Hilton DoubleTree Hotel in Oregon are on leave Friday morning. The hotel apologized a second time to Jermaine Massey, who in widely shared Instagram videos claimed he was targeted for "calling his mother while black." Massey was returning from a concert Saturday night when he said he went to a quiet corner of the hotel ...

Saturday June 8, 2019    01:40 AM - Times viewed: 9189
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 ...

Tuesday January 8, 2019    03:25 AM - Times viewed: 9186
Story PORTLAND, Oregon - On Saturday, January 5, 2019, just before 3PM, 34-year-old Rachelle D. Cox, of Portland. was struck by a car that left the road and drove onto the sidewalk, strucking Cox. Preliminary information suggests Cox was walking on a sidewalk next to Northeast Airport Way when the driver of a Subaru Legacy left the roadway and struck Cox. Officers located the driver of the Subaru. Th ...

Friday June 14, 2019    04:25 PM - Times viewed: 9185
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 ...

Sunday December 30, 2018    05:30 AM - Times viewed: 9180
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An Oregon hotel said it had fired two employees for “mistreatment” of a black guest who was talking on his phone in the lobby when he was asked to leave.

Jermaine Massey accused the DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in Portland of racially profiling him, after a security guard called police ...


Friday May 3, 2019    01:37 AM - Times viewed: 9178
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 ...

Friday January 4, 2019    04:41 AM - Times viewed: 9174
Story PORTLAND, Oregon - The Portland Police Bureau continues to investigate a domestic violence incident and officer involved shooting that occurred during the evening of Wednesday, January 2, 2019. The involved member has been identified as Officer Onest Robert, a six-year-veteran of the Bureau. The officer will remain on paid administrative leave, per Bureau policy, until the completion of the Bureau ...

Friday June 14, 2019    03:58 AM - Times viewed: 9164
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 December 28, 2018    06:16 AM - Times viewed: 9155
Story HILLSBORO, Oregon - On December 18, 2018, Judge Charles Bailey sentenced Robert Alan Stewart to 75 months in prison after he pleaded guilty to Rape in the Second-Degree. This case began in 2013, when Stewart met his female victim online. He was 27-years-old at the time but claimed to be 19. His victim was 13-years-old. He gave the victim alcohol and marijuana and engaged in sexual intercourse w ...

Sunday December 30, 2018    05:19 AM - Times viewed: 9148
Story PORTLAND, Oregon - On Saturday evening at 9:35 PM a crash involving a motorcyclist sent police and emergency medical responders found an adult mane lying on the roadway with serious injuries. He was taken to an area hospital by ambulance for life-threatening injuries. Police say they believe the motorcyclist was traveling northbound on Interstate 205 when he rear-ended a vehicle. The motorcycl ...

Friday June 14, 2019    04:35 PM - Times viewed: 9147
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 ...


Thursday May 30, 2019    10:40 PM - Times viewed: 9146
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 ...

Sunday December 30, 2018    05:24 AM - Times viewed: 9146
Story GRANTS PASS, Oregon - On Saturday, December 29, 2018, at approximately 9:37 A.M.. Oregon State Police and emergency personnel responded to a two vehicle crash on Hwy 238. Police say that a Subaru Forester, operated by 34-year-old Eric Maddox of Grants Pass swerved to avoid a deer crossing the road. The Subaru left its lane, over corrected, and entered the opposing lane of traffic. The Subaru co ...

Tuesday January 8, 2019    09:38 PM - Times viewed: 9141
Story PORTLAND, Oregon - Friday, three men pleaded guilty and were sentenced to prison for killing 17-year-old Shawn Scott Jr. Shawn Scott was killed on April 11, 2017, in Portland’s Holladay Park, near Lloyd Center. The homicide happened as Scott was being robbed at gunpoint for his artistic belt. He was a junior at Union High School. Kole Jones, 20, appeared in Multnomah County Circuit Court on ...

Friday June 14, 2019    03:55 AM - Times viewed: 9139
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. ...

Saturday June 8, 2019    01:00 AM - Times viewed: 9130
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 ...

Sunday January 13, 2019    08:39 PM - Times viewed: 9130
Story PORTLAND, Oregon - On Saturday shortly after 1 PM, police found a woman and her 18 month old child had been hit by a car as they used a crosswalk on Highway 101. The child's face was injured requiring medical attention from North Lincoln Fire & Rescue and Pacific West Ambulance. The mother, identified as 21 year-old Anayely Barbonio-Gutierrez of Lincoln City, was pushing her 18 moth old child i ...

Friday January 11, 2019    02:17 PM - Times viewed: 9129
Story Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Rod Underhill announced that a five-count indictment against 52-year-old Edward Stanley Rogers (AKA: “Ed Rogers” and “Ed S. Rogers”) was unsealed on January 10, 2019. This case is being investigated by the Gresham Police Department and the Multnomah County Multidisciplinary Child Abuse Team. At this time, law enforcement, including the Multnomah Coun ...

Sunday January 13, 2019    09:44 PM - Times viewed: 9127
PORTLAND, Oregon — The man and woman who were found dead in an Aloha mobile home park have been identified. Deputies were called to the 6900 block of SW 195th at the Pine Ridge Mobile Home Park shortly after 5 p.m. Friday after a family member reported finding a man and woman dead inside of their home, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office. Investigators say 23 years old David ...

Thursday June 6, 2019    06:55 AM - Times viewed: 9126
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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 ...


Saturday June 29, 2019    05:01 AM - Times viewed: 9122
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 ...

Friday January 11, 2019    02:18 PM - Times viewed: 9120
Story On Thursday, January 10, 2019 at about 8:45 pm, Oregon State Police (OSP) Troopers and emergency personnel responded to the report of a two vehicle fatal crash on US Hwy 101 near milepost 152, just south of Seal Rock. Preliminary investigation revealed a blue 2001 Lexus SUV, operated by Patricia Norenberg, age 55, of Waldport, was driving southbound on US Hwy 101 when she drifted into the north ...

Saturday June 29, 2019    05:03 AM - Times viewed: 9119
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 ...

Sunday January 13, 2019    08:59 PM - Times viewed: 9117
Story On Saturday, January 12, 2019 at approximately 1:35 P.M. Oregon State Police and emergency personnel responded to a report of a collision involving a commercial motor vehicle and a bicycle on Hwy 30 near milepost 17 in Multnomah County. Preliminary investigation reveals that a commercial motor vehicle - with no trailers, operated by Dustan Thompson (40) of St. Helens, was eastbound on Hwy 30 in ...

Friday January 11, 2019    02:17 PM - Times viewed: 9115
Story HILLSBORO, Ore.- On January 11, 2019, Nicky Lane Nolen was sentenced to 450 months in prison by Judge Oscar Garcia for child sex abuse. Nolen was convicted of Sodomy in the First Degree and eight counts of Sexual Abuse in the First Degree following a jury trial on October 5, 2018. The case involved the defendant’s close family member. The abuse occurred for several weeks while the child live ...

Wednesday August 14, 2019    03:09 AM - Times viewed: 9103
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 ...

Monday June 24, 2019    06:41 AM - Times viewed: 9096
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 ...

Monday June 24, 2019    06:39 AM - Times viewed: 9094
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 ...

Friday January 18, 2019    06:20 PM - Times viewed: 9091
PORTLAND, Oregon - Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Rod Underhill announced that 29-year-old Robert Lee West received a 23 year prison sentence for killing Ms. Lila Streeter. Multiple family members of Ms. Streeter addressed the court during Friday’s sentencing. Ms. Streeter’s sisters described her as “the heart of the family” who cared deeply about her family and friends. Her family r ...

Friday June 14, 2019    03:52 AM - Times viewed: 9090
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 ...

Sunday August 18, 2019    01:47 AM - Times viewed: 9090
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 ...

Saturday August 17, 2019    10:13 AM - Times viewed: 9087
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. ...

Wednesday June 19, 2019    05:52 AM - Times viewed: 9083
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 ...

Tuesday May 28, 2019    07:46 AM - Times viewed: 9079
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 ...

Wednesday January 23, 2019    05:39 AM - Times viewed: 9079
Story Today, January 22, 2019, 29-year-old Nicholas M. Woods was arrested and lodged into the Multnomah County Detention Center in connected with this crash. He was booked on numerous charges including Reckless Driving and Failing to Perform the Duties of a Driver, Serious Injury. Officers are still conducting a traffic investigation into Sunday's event. The passenger, Cherie Swanson, is still liste ...

Friday January 18, 2019    06:47 PM - Times viewed: 9077
Story As home and rental prices rise across the country, more and more locales are giving serious consideration to a policy long denounced by economists: rent control. That includes Oregon, which increasingly looks likely to become the first state in the country to adopt rent control statewide. "We are long past the point when we should have passed meaningful tenant protections," state House Speaker ...

Sunday August 18, 2019    06:15 AM - Times viewed: 9075
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 ...

Thursday June 6, 2019    06:59 AM - Times viewed: 9074
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: 9072
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 ...

Friday January 18, 2019    06:50 PM - Times viewed: 9067
Story Growing cannabis is a lot of fun, and if you wish to break free and try your hand at cultivation, a number of breeders are doing the work to make world-class genetics available in seed form through Oregon’s dispensaries. The offerings are impressive and span heritage, Pacific Northwest staples, bioregion-specific cultivars for the backyard hobbyist, medically-minded chemovars, cup-winning conte ...

Friday January 4, 2019    06:07 PM - Times viewed: 9066
Story PORTLAND, Oregon - Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Rod Underhill announced 27-year-old Jorge Beltran received a 12 year prison sentence after a jury found him guilty in August 2018 of attempting to murder three people inside a residence on October 14, 2017 in Gresham, Oregon. Trial began on August 28, 2018 with Multnomah County Circuit Court Judge Leslie M. Roberts. On February 27, ...

Friday August 23, 2019    12:10 PM - Times viewed: 9061
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 January 23, 2019    05:46 AM - Times viewed: 9059
HILLSBORO, Ore.- On January 18, 2019, Washington County Judge Oscar Garcia found Kenneth Lijah Duyck guilty of Sexual Assault of an Animal and Unlawful Use of a Motor Vehicle. Duyck was sentenced to 20 months in prison by Judge Garcia. Deputy District Attorney Sabina Khachaturova prosecuted the case against Duyck. Detective Jim Berning began investigating the case after the Washington County Sh ...

Friday January 18, 2019    06:15 PM - Times viewed: 9059
Vancouver, Wash. – Clark County Council Chair Eileen Quiring declared on Friday a public health emergency in response to the measles outbreak. The process is necessary to ensure Public Health has adequate resources to continue its response. The declaration enables Public Health to have access to additional resources outside of our regional area. Public Health is continuing to identify and co ...


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