OR Carjacking Suspect Linked to CA Deputy Murder

Posted by Associated Press on March 20, 2014
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CLEONE, Calif. (AP) – The suspect in a shootout that killed a Northern California sheriff’s deputy Wednesday did not commit suicide as authorities had previously reported, but was killed by a police officer.

Mendocino County Sheriff Tom Allman told KTVU-TV on Wednesday evening that initial reports that the suspect, Ricardo Anthony Chaney, had been killed in the shootout rather than taking …

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Christian Longo, From Killer to Life Saver

Posted by Associated Press on March 20, 2014
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Christian Longo killed his family in 2001, and now after seeing KGW’s story on Kevin Gray, he wants to donate his kidney to save a life. Gray has been working a street corner with a sign asking for someone to donate a kidney. Longo wrote an email to KGW’s Katherine Cook and said that he and other inmates would like …

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NBC Picks up Grimm for a 4th Season

Posted by Brett Reckamp on March 19, 2014
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NBC has announced that they are picking up the series for a 4th season.  Grimm is doing well with the coveted 18-49 demo and it has over eight million viewers total which is way up over last year.  The show is part of NBC’s studio counterpart, Universal Television and of course, shot right here in Portland.  NBC renewed three scripted …

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Driver Drives Off Cliff South Of Depoe Bay

Posted by Pat Boyle on March 19, 2014
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Depoe Bay, Oregon – A woman drove her car off a cliff south of Depoe Bay this morning and died when the car crashed on rocks 100 feet below. A witness reported seeing the car drive off Highway 101, through a wide turn out and go off the cliff.

State Police, the Coast Guard and Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office were among …

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Deadly Eugene House Fire Considered Suspicious

Posted by Associated Press on March 19, 2014
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EUGENE, Ore. — Authorities say a body has been found at a house fire that a police spokeswoman calls “suspicious.”

The fire was in the city’s Fairmount neighborhood and was reported after midnight.

The police said Wednesday morning the body was found as firefighters extinguished the blaze.

Police spokeswoman Melinda McLaughlin told the Register-Guard that police regard the fire as suspicious but she …

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