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North Coast

More than 2,300 sea lions on Astoria docks

More than 2,300 sea lions on Astoria docksSea lions have returned to Astoria in record numbers.
  • North Coast
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
News

Seattle police take 10 goats into custody after 'brief hoof chase'

Seattle police take 10 goats into custody after 'brief hoof chase'There was a 'goats gone wild' situation in Seattle on Thursday.
  • News
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Washington

Wash. narcotics dog who ingested meth during search dies

Wash. narcotics dog who ingested meth during search diesThe Tacoma police narcotics dog who became sick after ingesting methamphetamine during a drug investigation, has died.
  • Washington
  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Green

Controversial plan would kill cormorants to save salmon

Controversial plan would kill cormorants to save salmonThe Army Corps of Engineers plans to kill as many as 11,000 Double Crested Cormorants on East Sand Island at the mouth of the Columbia River.
  • Green
  • 3 days, 4 hours ago
Animals

Controversial plan would kill cormorants in Columbia River

Controversial plan would kill cormorants in Columbia RiverControversial plan would kill cormorants in Columbia River
  • Animals
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Animals

Dog found in Orchards may have been spooked by lightning

Dog found in Orchards may have been spooked by lightning Dog found in Orchards may have been spooked by lightning
  • Animals
  • 5 days, 5 hours ago
Animals

Biologists watch Sauvie Island geese after mass Idaho die-off

Biologists watch Sauvie Island geese after mass Idaho die-offSome Oregon bird-watchers are keeping a closer eye on the skies after thousands of migrating snow geese were found dead in Eastern Idaho last weekend.
  • Animals
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Animals

Firefighters revive 2 cats found in burning Ore. City home

Firefighters revive 2 cats found in burning Ore. City homeFirefighters resuscitated two cats that suffered smoke inhalation during a house fire in Oregon City Monday.
  • Animals
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Features

Catching Up with Tracy: Packy's health & habitat

Catching Up with Tracy: Packy's health & habitatAs Packy nears another birthday the Oregon Zoo nears a major milestone: Some major sections of the new Elephant Lands exhibit will open next month.
  • Features
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
News

Packy interviews

Packy interviewsKGW
  • News
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
News

Ziggy the river otter moving from Oregon Zoo to Seattle

Ziggy the river otter moving from Oregon Zoo to SeattleA river otter born at the Oregon Zoo will be moving next week to the Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle.
  • News
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
News

Horse euthanized after pit bull attack in Central Oregon

Horse euthanized after pit bull attack in Central OregonA La Pine horse owner had to euthanize his mare named Princess after two pit bulls attacked and seriously injured the animal Wednesday.
  • News
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Animals

Mom defies rules, tries to get son's service dog in school

Mom defies rules, tries to get son's service dog in schoolAfter three months of watching her son struggle, a Sherwood mom said she decided to bring his service dog to school, even though she knew it was against the rules.
  • Animals
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Animals

Dog owner denies abuse claim: 'I was trying to help my dog'

Dog owner denies abuse claim: 'I was trying to help my dog'An employee at a dog daycare is accused of throwing his own dog at a Beaverton skate park.
  • Animals
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Entertainment

Seattle woman feeds buffalo; what happens next goes viral

Seattle woman feeds buffalo; what happens next goes viralSEATTLE, Wash. -- A photographer based in Seattle was driving through the Olympic Game Farm near Sequim, Wash. A couple buffalo approached her car, so she decided to feed one a piece a bread. What happened next went viral. Caroline Walker Evans posted the video on...
  • Entertainment
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Animals

Federal agency bans new commercial fishing for forage fish

Federal agency bans new commercial fishing for forage fishFederal fisheries managers have unanimously adopted a West Coast ban on new commercial fisheries for forage fish, the little fish that big fish and seabirds depend on for food.
  • Animals
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Animals

Lawsuit challenges ownership of Seattle elephants

Lawsuit challenges ownership of Seattle elephantsActivists are suing to challenge the Woodland Park Zoo's ownership of two Seattle elephants that are to be moved to the Oklahoma City Zoo.
  • Animals
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Clackamas County

Clack. Co. sheriff apologizes after deputy shoots horse

Clack. Co. sheriff apologizes after deputy shoots horseClackamas County Sheriff Craig Roberts has apologized for the death of a miniature horse euthanized by a deputy who said it couldn't stand and appeared "beyond medical help."
  • Clackamas County
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Animals

Portlanders react to end of Ringling Bros. elephant acts

Portlanders react to end of Ringling Bros. elephant actsCircus leaders said resources now used to fight claims of abuse will be put toward care of the elephants, which will be headed for a sanctuary in Florida in 2018. Some are asking, why not now?
  • Animals
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
News

Ringling Bros. eliminating elephant acts

Ringling Bros. eliminating elephant actsIt's the end of an era for the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus' fabled elephant acts.
  • News
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Washington County

Beaverton beaver dam causes park to flood

Beaverton beaver dam causes park to floodThe beaver is iconic to Oregon. It's a college mascot, our official state animal and in the city named after it, the beaver is causing flooding trouble.
  • Washington County
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Animals

Rescued dogs up for adoption

Rescued dogs up for adoptionRescued dogs up for adoption
  • Animals
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Animals

Line out door to adopt seized dogs at Oregon Humane Society

Line out door to adopt seized dogs at Oregon Humane SocietyLine out door to adopt seized dogs at Oregon Humane Society
  • Animals
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Animals

Dogs rescued from illegal kennel up for adoption March 4 at OHS

Dogs rescued from illegal kennel up for adoption March 4 at OHSPeople who love pugs, schnauzers and shih tzus will have a chance to adopt the small breed dogs that were seized from a Jackson County breeder earlier this year.
  • Animals
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Eastern Oregon

Sentence for woman who hoarded 68 cats in van

Sentence for woman who hoarded 68 cats in vanThe owner of a van filled with 68 cats that were malnourished and had only three litter boxes among them has been sentenced in Eastern Oregon to five years of probation.
  • Eastern Oregon
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Animals

Seattle sending elephants to Oklahoma City Zoo

Seattle sending elephants to Oklahoma City ZooLike the Supersonics, Seattle's two remaining elephants are being relocated to Oklahoma City.
  • Animals
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Animals

Bill on animals locked in cars clears Washington Senate

Bill on animals locked in cars clears Washington SenateA bill that makes it a civil offense to lock a pet in a car under dangerous conditions has won unanimous approval from the Washington state Senate.
  • Animals
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
News

Multnomah Co. shelter has its highest save rate

Multnomah Co. shelter has its highest save rateIt's a milestone for Multnomah County.
  • News
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Vancouver

2 llamas briefly loose in Vancouver; little drama

2 llamas briefly loose in Vancouver; little dramaA rural area near Vancouver, Washington, had its own "llama drama" Thursday. Although while there were llamas, there was little drama.
  • Vancouver
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Animals

Mult. Co. shelter has lowest no-kill rate ever

Mult. Co. shelter has lowest no-kill rate everMult. Co. shelter has lowest no-kill rate ever
  • Animals
  • 1 month ago