No Tsunami Threat for Oregon Coast After 7.0 Earthquake

Posted by Steve Herman on March 17, 2014

LOS ANGELES — The west coast, including Oregon’s coastal communities, are safe from the threat of a tsunami after several quakes rippled through Chile.

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says it does not see a threat of powerful waves along the coasts of Oregon, California, Washington, Alaska or Hawaii due to a powerful earthquake off South America.

Two earthquakes struck off Chile’s …

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Teens Sought After Vancouver Fire

Posted by Christina Kemp on March 16, 2014
Shots Fired Outside Strip Club; Two Seriously Injured

 

Vancouver Police want your help in finding three teenage boys they believe know something about a building fire on Friday night.

They are described as follows:

#1 – White Male, 16-17, 5’8″, 130 lbs,, medium build, dark hair, buzz cut, light blue hoody sweatshirt, tan shorts down to knees, white shoes, carrying a skateboard;

#2 – White Male, 16-17, 5’9″-6′, brownish-blonde collar-length hair, …

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Portland Kicks Off Spring with Shamrock Run

Posted by Christina Kemp on March 16, 2014
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Portland, Ore. — Thousands of folks covered in green flocked to the water front this morning to participate in the Shamrock run. Now in its 36th year it serves as a fundraiser for Doernbecher Childrens Hospital. Many of the KXL gang made it out for the run and walk. KXL’s Pat Boyle talked to Amanda Holiday, who was decked out with …

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Man Fatally Shot After SW Washington Standoff

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on March 15, 2014
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RIDGEFIELD, Wash. (AP) – A Clark County sheriff’s spokesman says a 36-year-old man sought on felony robbery and drug possession warrants out of Lewis County has been fatally shot in a confrontation with SWAT officers at a home in Ridgefield, Wash.

Sgt. Fred Neiman says that as officers were trying to persuade Derral Mosby to surrender Friday, he came out of …

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Detectives Interview Officer Who Was Shot

Posted by Pat Boyle on March 14, 2014
Wounded officer arrives at OHSU

Portland, Oregon – Portland police today interviewed Officer John Romero who was shot  responding to a call about a creepy man in SW Portland Wednesday near Wilson HIgh School. Romero is the school’s resource officer. The shooter turned out to be a wanted fugitive, 49 year old Kelly Swoboda. He kidnapped a woman in Milwaukie in January and was wanted …

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