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Facebook Inc Pouring In $200+ Million For Another Data Center In Oregon
Wednesday September 2, 2015, 11:57 AM
PRINEVILLE, Oregon - In a post today, Facebook announced that it was pouring in at least $200 million to build a new data center in Oregon Facebook announced it will build yet another huge data center in a desert in the middle of Oregon, at its facility in the city of Prineville. In a Facebook po ... [More]    
Avi Lerner Goes After Illegal Downloaders In Oregon Over ‘Survivor’ Thriller
Wednesday September 2, 2015, 11:52 AM
Mass piracy with The Expendables 3 burned them last year, and this summer Avi Lerner’s Nu Image and Millennium Films aren’t going to stand by to see the same thing happen again. The companies have filed a copyright infringement suit in Oregon against over a dozen individuals who they claim have pira ... [More]    
HIGH TIMES Withdraws Its Application To Hold 2015 Oregon Cannabis Cup In Milwaukie, OR
Wednesday September 2, 2015, 11:48 AM
As of 5 p.m. PST on August 31, HIGH TIMES withdrew its Temporary Event Application to hold its 2015 Oregon Cannabis Cup in the City of Milwaukie, Oregon. “Bringing the HIGH TIMES Cannabis Cup to Oregon has proven to be a Herculean task— in fact, it’s been the most difficult of all of our Cannabi ... [More]    
Former student sues Oregon State for 'sexually violent' football program
Wednesday September 2, 2015, 11:46 AM
Oregon State is facing a lawsuit from a woman who alleges that former football coach Mike Riley allowed a sexually violent culture that she claims contributed to her rape. The woman is seeking $7.5 million in damages from OSU in a Title IX lawsuit. The Oregonian's report did not identify her beca ... [More]    
The Unger Games
Wednesday September 2, 2015, 11:43 AM
Ben Unger terrifies Oregon CEOs who earn dozens of times his salary. A gaunt former union organizer, the 39-year-old Unger gave up a Washington County seat in the Oregon House last year after just one term. Yet today, he’s got the state’s most powerful business leaders scrambling to arrange a sho ... [More]    
Fun In The Sun With Safe Boating this Labor Day Weekend
Wednesday September 2, 2015, 9:59 AM
Labor Day Weekend is one of the top three boating weekends of the year on many Oregon lakes and rivers, attracting thousands to the alluring banks and warmest water of the season. To keep things fun and safe, the Oregon State Marine Board suggests using your thinking cap as you plan your water getaw ... [More]    
Woman Dies In Aloha 7-Car Crash
Tuesday September 1, 2015, 11:32 PM
ALOHA, Oregon - A 20-year-old woman was killed in a multiple-vehicle crash when a pickup pulling a trailer crashed into several cars waiting at a red light on TV Highway. Six people other people were also injured in the seven-vehicle crash that left several people injured Tuesday evening, accordi ... [More]    
Mayor Arrested For Methamphetamine Faces Court Late September
Tuesday September 1, 2015, 11:31 AM
IDANHA, Oregon - The mayor of Idanha, a town of about 140 people east of Salem, was arrested Sunday after Marion County sheriff's deputies said methamphetamine was found when the mayor's car was pulled over. The mayor, 68-year-old Cletus Moore, and his passenger, 39-year-old Christopher Kosack, w ... [More]    
Oregon Cattlemen's Association Fights EPA Ruling
Tuesday September 1, 2015, 11:24 AM
SALEM, Oregon - A Federal Court ruling in North Dakota sided with the National Cattlemen's Beef Association and Oregon Cattlemen's Association, blocking the EPA and the Army Corps of Engineer's "waters of the United States" or WOTUS rule, which was set to take effect August 28. The court issued a pr ... [More]    
Portland native researching mysterious radio bursts from space
Monday August 31, 2015, 9:46 AM
From apparent random places in space, likely billions of light-years distant, short but bright radio bursts are flashing across the sky, and astronomers are picking them up with radio telescopes here on Earth. What they are and where they come from have so far eluded researchers. Scientists ha ... [More]    
Missing and Endangered 14-Year-Old Aloha Teen Found
Monday August 31, 2015, 9:44 AM
14-year-old Giovanni Garcia-Delgado, who had been missing, was found at a local park just before midnight by a member of his family. The Washington County Sheriff's Office was asking the public's help to locate the boy missing since Sunday afternoon. The family reported that Giovanni suffers fro ... [More]    
Roll over accident in SE Portland
Sunday August 30, 2015, 5:45 PM
Fire crews responded to a roll over accident at 106th and SE Division around 8:00 AM this morning. The vehicle rolled several times before it righted itself. An adult male patient was pinned in the vehicle. Crews on scene were successful at removing the vehicles top and driver side door. This al ... [More]    
15-year-old girl wakes to strange man touching her leg
Sunday August 30, 2015, 5:40 PM
VANCOUVER, Washingtgon – On Sunday morning at approximately 5:30, a 15 year old girl was home with her family and woke up to a man in her room touching her leg at the 17000 block of Northeast Second Loop in Vancouver. The girl screamed and the suspect ran away from the home. Sheriff's deputies we ... [More]    
Deputy Injured During Traffic Crash in Damascus
Sunday August 30, 2015, 5:33 PM
DAMASCUS - On Sunday at about 6:50 AM this morning, a Deputy Sheriff with the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office (CCSO) was involved in an on-duty traffic crash on SE Hwy 212 near SE Rust Way in Damascus. The preliminary investigation revealed an 18-year-old man, who drove a Subaru sedan, travele ... [More]    
Marijuana business slow start in Oregon from lack of good seeds
Saturday August 29, 2015, 2:32 PM
GRANTS PASS, Oregon —The problem with lack of viable pot seed has created lots of worry for among growers and state tax managers. Josephine County Commissioner Cheryl Walker has publically stated that fertile marijuana seed is expensive and all too often difficult to find. One of the main reason ... [More]    
The City of Newberg and Ms. Betz reach agreement of separation
Saturday August 29, 2015, 11:46 AM
NEWBERG, Oregon - The City of Newberg and Ms. Jacque Betz have reached an agreement of separation. Ms. Betz resigned as City Manager to allow the City to focus on other issues. She was appointed as City Manager in June 2014 after a national search for a new city manager. Ms. Betz was serving as ... [More]    
Man Arrested For Assaulting girlfriend's 4 year old child
Saturday August 29, 2015, 11:41 AM
After DHS received a report of a 4 year old child with a black eye, the Polk County Sheriff's Office arrested 39 year old Delson Creekmore from his residence in the rural part of Polk County that same evening for assaulting his girlfriend's 4 year old son. The boy had a swollen and blackened eye ... [More]    
Portland police on the prowl for
Friday August 28, 2015, 10:24 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon - Residents and police in southeast Portland are trying to identify a man seen defecating outside an office building several times in the past month, calling him, the "Portland Pooper." Cameras from a business caught the man in the act plastered photos of the suspect's face arou ... [More]    
Commercial Fire to a 2nd Alarm in NE Portland
Friday August 28, 2015, 10:09 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon - Firefighters responded to an alarm at approximately 5:20 am at 6435 NE Colwood Way, Full Bore Innovations. Witnesses in the area saw smoke coming from the building and called 911. When fire crews arrived, they saw smoke and flames coming from the 2nd floor windows. Due to difficul ... [More]    
Police called to Woodburn home after small explosion
Friday August 28, 2015, 10:06 AM
WOODBURN, Oregon - Police responded to a report of an explosion and fire in the 700 block of S. Cascade Drive at 12:08 Friday morning. Upon arrival, officers learned that an adult male was working in his garage when an unknown person threw an object in his garage that exploded, causing a small f ... [More]    
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