Surgeon Impersonator Sentenced for Theft

CORVALLIS, Ore. — A Portland man known for pretending to be a plastic surgeon was sentenced on Tuesday for theft in Benton County. Lucas Orlin Ebert is known for sneaking into the Oregon Health and Science University several years ago and pretending to be a plastic surgeon. He wore a smock and carried fake identification, … Continue reading »

House Bill Would Change Tanning Rules

PORTLAND, Ore. — Oregon is ranked fourth in the nation for its death rate from skin cancer. That’s something that may come as a shock, but OHSU researchers say it’s because of a high use of tanning beds. A new House bill is addressing that high skin cancer death rate. It would restrict anyone younger … Continue reading »