Community Reacts to Newport Tragedy

NEWPORT, Ore. — A mother accused of throwing her son off a bridge in Newport faced a judge for the first time Tuesday afternoon. The community is banding together to mourn the death of 6-year-old London. Police say his mother, 34-year-old Jillian McCabe called 9-1-1 at about 6:30 p.m. Monday to report what she’d done. She … Continue reading »

Two Gun Measures on Washington Ballot

SEATTLE — Across the country, Americans will be voting on a number of controversial ballot measures Tuesday. In Washington state, there are two gun measures on the ballot. Initiative 594 would require background checks for sales at gun shows and online. It has big-name backers including Bill Gates and former New York City Mayor Michael … Continue reading »

Spaceship Crash On-Scene Work Wraps Up

MOJAVE, Calif. — The on-scene investigation into Friday’s SpaceShipTwo mishap is wrapping up. One pilot was killed and another injured when the experimental spacecraft broke up high above the southern California desert. The ship was launched by Virgin Galactic, which provides commercial spaceflight. The acting chairman of the NTSB said Monday their on-scene work in the … Continue reading »

Oregon Woman Brittany Maynard Ends Life

(CNN) — Brittany Maynard, the terminally ill woman who moved to Oregon to take advantage of the state’s doctor-assisted suicide law took her own life this weekend. Maynard was diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor. After swallowing lethal drugs, she reportedly died peacefully in her home in the arms of her loved ones. So far, … Continue reading »

Pop Bottle Blast Injures Bus Driver

REDMOND, Wash. — A school bus driver in Washington state was injured Monday morning when a pop bottle bomb exploded. School officials say the driver was walking from one bus to another around 7:30 a.m. at a Redmond Elementary School when the bottle bomb went off. The driver suffered minor injuries from the plastic pieces … Continue reading »

Co-Founder of Dave’s Killer Bread Guilty

HILLSBORO, Ore. — A judge found the co-founder of Dave’s Killer Bread guilty, except for insanity. Dave Dahl, 51, faced charges of assault following a confrontation with Washington County Deputies last November. Dahl was accused of leading deputies on a chase and ramming two patrol cars, leaving three deputies with non-life threatening injuries. Doctors determined … Continue reading »

Ebola Ruled Out for Patient in Milwaukie

(KGW) PORTLAND, Ore. – Public health officials on Sunday said a woman being monitored in a Milwaukie hospital does not have Ebola. “Based on test results and an evaluation of her clinical condition, I’m pleased to say there are no cases of Ebola in Oregon. The CDC has advised us that no further testing is … Continue reading »

Pilot Walks Away From Plane Crash

JACKSONVILLE, Ore. — Emergency crews are out at the scene of a single engine plane crash in the Applegate Valley. The crash was first reported around 3 p.m. this afternoon in a field off of Highway 238 and Hamilton Road in Jacksonville. Officials say the pilot walked away unharmed.

New Canine for Jackson County Sheriff’s

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department is getting a new canine unit thanks to a donation from the Southern Oregon Kennel Club. On Saturday, the club hosted an annual dog show at the Jackson County Expo center, during which they presented the department with a check for $10,000. The check will help … Continue reading »

Oregon Patient Being Monitored for Ebola

PORTLAND, Ore. — There are new developments in the spread of the Ebola virus, possibly in Oregon. One of those scares was in Florence and then Portland. An individual is being monitored in Portland for possible Ebola symptoms. Not much information is being released about the person, just that they are isolated in a hospital … Continue reading »

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