2 Dead, 4 Wounded in WA School Shooting

MARYSVILLE, Wash. (CNN) — A student opened fire at a Washington State high school today, killing one person, and wounding four others. The suspect then took his own life. It happened at Marysville-Pilchuck High School– north of Seattle. Students describe the scene at horrific. “I jumped under the table as fast as I could”, a … Continue reading »

Funnel Cloud Leaves Damage near Longview

LONGVIEW, Wash. — A possible tornado damaged property and uprooted trees. Crews are trying to repair what the storm left behind. Roofs blew off and some fires set after the severe weather knocked down power lines. People in Washington were told to take cover around 1 p.m. Thursday afternoon. Those sheltered say the noise from … Continue reading »

Lebanon Woman Dies in Tractor Accident

LEBANON, Ore. — Investigations continue in Linn County into a tractor incident that killed a Lebanon woman. Deputies say Doris Jennings and another man were trying to remove an oak tree near Lebanon. They were using a chain to pull out the tree when the tractor’s tires started to spin and it flipped. Jennings died … Continue reading »

Storm Hits Coast

NEWPORT, Ore. — Wind gusts as fast as 52 miles-an-hour blew through stormy Newport Wednesday morning, clearing the beaches and filling the bay with returning boats. Boats are tied up along the docks throughout coastal cities, while fishermen wait for the storm to pass before they can go back out to sea. “Today’s a day where … Continue reading »

Baby Bear Cub in Ashland Pharmacy

ASHLAND, Ore. — Some Ashland Rite Aid customers saw a rare site when they went to the store on Sunday.  A 1-month-old, 13-pound bear cub wandered into the store in the afternoon. The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife said the cub likely got separated from its mother and is comfortable enough with humans that … Continue reading »

Wanted Man Arrested Following Search

SALEM, Ore. — Oregon State Police and Salem Police arrested a wanted 21-year-old man after he fled a traffic stop Wednesday morning. OSP says around 2:36 a.m. it received a call about a driving complaint on Interstate 5. A trooper stopped the car around 2:50 a.m. on the off-ramp to Market Street. The car’s passenger … Continue reading »

Wells Fargo Offers Bank Robbery Reward

PORTLAND, Ore. — Wells Fargo announced Tuesday a reward of up to $5,000 for original information leading to the arrest and conviction of the man who robbed Wells Fargo bank branches in Salem on Oct. 16 and in Cottage Grove on Oct. 17. Investigators are encouraging anyone with information to call their local police department or FBI office. All … Continue reading »

Newport Town Hall: Air Facility Closure

NEWPORT, Ore. — Hundreds of coastal residents showed up for a town hall meeting Monday evening at Oregon Coast Community College to oppose the closure of the U.S. Coast Guard Air Facility in Newport. “The air facility here in Newport will close on the 30th of November,” said Admiral R. T. Gromlich, Commander of the … Continue reading »

Police Investigate Hwy. 20 Fatal Crash

SISTERS, Ore. — A 6-year-old boy lost his parents and his sister this weekend after a wreck on Highway 20, west of the Santiam Summit. Family members say Fred and Tiffany Fefelov were on their way to a church retreat Saturday with their 7-month-old daughter when their car lost control on the wet road and … Continue reading »

Air Facility Closure Input Sought

NEWPORT, Ore. — The public has a chance to give their input on the planned closing of the Coast Guard air facility in Newport. Rep. Kurt Schrader (D) is planning to attend, as well as spokespeople from both U.S. senators’ offices. The Newport Fishermen’s Wives are also speaking at the meeting. The Coast Guard will … Continue reading »

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