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Entertainment

In-N-Out Burger hints at more Oregon locations planned

In-N-Out Burger hints at more Oregon locations plannedIn less than two years, Oregonians could be enjoying an "animal-style" burger.
  • Entertainment
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
News

Creator of the Pet Rock dies at 78 in southern Oregon

Creator of the Pet Rock dies at 78 in southern OregonGary Ross Dahl, the creator of the wildly popular 1970s fad the Pet Rock, has died at age 78 in southern Oregon.
  • News
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Southern Oregon

Woman, 85, attacked at Oregon adult care home; 1 arrested

Woman, 85, attacked at Oregon adult care home; 1 arrestedPolice in Medford, Oregon, say an 85-year-old female resident of an adult foster care home was smashed in the face with a brick and choked before a passer-by intervened to help her.
  • Southern Oregon
  • 1 month ago
Southern Oregon

Missing man in S. Ore. found dead; dog safe

Missing man in S. Ore. found dead; dog safeA Southern Oregon man who went missing with his dog was found dead March 15. Police do not suspect foul play.
  • Southern Oregon
  • 1 month ago
Southern Oregon

Standoff: S. Ore. police return fire, kill man in house

Standoff: S. Ore. police return fire, kill man in houseAn armed standoff in the southern Oregon community of Medford has ended with police fatally shooting a man who had been barricaded inside a house.
  • Southern Oregon
  • 1 month ago
Southern Oregon

Brown declares drought emergency in 2 Oregon counties

Brown declares drought emergency in 2 Oregon countiesGov. Kate Brown has made the first two drought declarations of 2015, for two counties in southeastern Oregon.
  • Southern Oregon
  • 1 month ago
Southern Oregon

Bloom arrives before bees in Southern Oregon

Bloom arrives before bees in Southern OregonWarm weather has triggered a Rogue Valley fruit tree bloom that has come too early for many bees.
  • Southern Oregon
  • 1 month ago
Southern Oregon

Medford cites conflict of interest in casino study

Medford cites conflict of interest in casino studyMedford city leaders opposed to a proposed casino are concerned about a contractor hired by the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs to conduct the environmental analysis.
  • Southern Oregon
  • 1 month ago
Southern Oregon

Roseburg VA breaks ground on treatment facility

Roseburg VA breaks ground on treatment facilityConstruction has started on a $7.5 million substance abuse-treatment building at the Roseburg Veterans Affairs Medical Center campus.
  • Southern Oregon
  • 1 month ago
Politics

Firefighting plan aims to protect West habitat

Firefighting plan aims to protect West habitatU.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell has released the initial plan for a new wildfire-fighting strategy to protect a wide swath of intermountain West sagebrush country that supports cattle ranching and is home to a struggling bird species.
  • Politics
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Southern Oregon

OR wildfire experts warn of driest conditions in 25 years

OR wildfire experts warn of driest conditions in 25 yearsWildfire experts are concerned that Oregon's early spring and unseasonably warm temperatures could lead to the driest summer fire conditions in 25 years.
  • Southern Oregon
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Southern Oregon

Officers fire at suspect they say was trying to ram them

Officers fire at suspect they say was trying to ram themOfficers fired at a suspect who they said was trying to ram them with his car late Sunday night in Brookings, Ore.
  • Southern Oregon
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Crime

Women sue Oregon school district over alleged abuse in 1969

Women sue Oregon school district over alleged abuse in 1969Three women who say they were sexually abused by a sixth-grade teacher 45 years ago have sued the Oregon school district that employed him.
  • Crime
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
News

Three people killed in S. Ore. mobile home fire

Three people killed in S. Ore. mobile home fireAuthorities say an early morning house fire killed three people near Brookings, Oregon.
  • News
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Education

Parents say school drops cardboard screen for punishment

Parents say school drops cardboard screen for punishmentThe Oregon school that was the focus of outrage on Facebook over the tardiness punishment given to a 6-year-old boy says it won't be doing that again.
  • Education
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
News

Missing Southern Ore. house found amid ownership dispute

Missing Southern Ore. house found amid ownership disputeThe missing home has been found and three people are claiming ownership.
  • News
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Local

Fish native to Japanese water found in Oregon crab pot

Fish native to Japanese water found in Oregon crab potA fish normally found in the ocean off Japan and other tropical waters has turned up alive in a crab pot hauled up by a fisherman off the Oregon coast.
  • Local
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Southern Oregon

Mt. Ashland gets dose of snow, ski resort reopens

Mt. Ashland gets dose of snow, ski resort reopensThis year, Mount Ashland opened Dec. 19 and closed the next day. Then it saw 11 inches of snow on Christmas Eve and reopened until Jan. 12, when it shut down and laid off all but five of its 139 employees.
  • Southern Oregon
  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Crime

Police: Robbers wore underwear disguises; 2 arrested

Police: Robbers wore underwear disguises; 2 arrestedOregon State Police say two men have been arrested in a southern Oregon convenience store robbery in which the robbers' "hoods" were actually boxer brief-style underwear in a camouflage pattern.
  • Crime
  • 2 months ago
News

Professor, students find suspect's body during field trip

Professor, students find suspect's body during field tripAn autopsy report says a Klamath Falls man who fled from officers into the woods on a cold and rainy night died of exposure and hypothermia.
  • News
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Southern Oregon

Search finds no sign of missing Ashland girl

Search finds no sign of missing Ashland girlJackson County search and rescue volunteers searched a gravel pit known for teen parties over the weekend but found no sign of a 17-year-old Ashland girl who has been missing for two months.
  • Southern Oregon
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Southern Oregon

Ore. police use stun gun on man and his dog

Ore. police use stun gun on man and his dogPolice in the southern Oregon community of Roseburg say they used a stun gun on a man accused of disorderly conduct and also zapped the man's dog after it reportedly bit an officer's leg when its owner was detained.
  • Southern Oregon
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
News

Moderate earthquake strikes Northern California coast

Moderate earthquake strikes Northern California coastA moderate earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.8 has struck off the coast of Northern California.
  • News
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Animals

Oregon wolf population meets level to consider delisting

Oregon wolf population meets level to consider delistingWolves in Oregon have hit the threshold for consideration of taking them off the state endangered species list.
  • Animals
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
News

ODOT adding road cams in southern Oregon

ODOT adding road cams in southern OregonDrivers on Interstate 5 in Douglas County and other southern Oregon highways will soon have access to better information about weather and road conditions.
  • News
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Southern Oregon

Coos Bay woman struck, killed leaving St. Vincent hospital

Coos Bay woman struck, killed leaving St. Vincent hospitalSgt. Bob Ray said Sandra Glassman and her 54-year-old daughter from Berkeley, California, had just left Providence St. Vincent Medical Center on foot on Thursday night after visiting the older woman's husband.
  • Southern Oregon
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
News

Bear cub that fell out of tree to return to wild

Bear cub that fell out of tree to return to wildA scrawny bear cub that fell out of a tree in southern Oregon will have a chance to return to the wild.
  • News
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago