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by Frank Mungeam

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Posted on November 9, 2009 at 2:22 PM

We’ve made a number of changes to our web site to better serve your local news and information needs, including:
-    Faster loading pages
-    More news content and fewer ads “above the fold”
-    A wider and cleaner news layout
-    Streamlined navigation
-    An expanded list of top news headlines
-    Improved search
-    Higher quality video - now with a new Full-Screen option!
-    An “Embed” feature which now allows you to share or post video on your site
-    Improved photo and video uploading via “Your Pics

There are also changes behind the scenes. Our new publishing system is more powerful and flexible – and finally has spell-check!


What hasn’t changed is our award-winning staff of and KGW-TV writers, reporters and photojournalists. We’re proud to have won the AP Award for Best TV Station Web Site in Oregon for three straight years, and six of the past seven. You can count on to continue to be first with breaking news and the best local online news and weather coverage.


We hope you’ll wander around the new If you have thoughts about the site - things you like and things you think we can improve - please post your comments here. Our web site will continue to evolve based on your feedback. And we’ll also post updates here about more additions coming soon.


Thanks for trusting as your local source for online news and information!