Posted by Associated Press on September 19, 2014
Photo from Keely Chalmers, KGW News.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – State health officials have confirmed the presence of toxic blue-green algae in the Willamette River near downtown Portland.
The Oregon Health Authority says an advisory recommending that people and pets stay out of the water stretches from Ross Island to the south end of Sauvie Island.
No public drinking water comes from the …
Posted by Steve Leader on September 19, 2014
Photos courtesy: Oregon Humane Society
Imagine the heartbreak of waiting to meet the shelter puppy you’ve had your eye on to adopt. And then, being told the puppy has been stolen from the shelter.
The Oregon Humane Society says it happened Tuesday, when someone stole Marlowe.
The female puppy is an Australian shepherd/pitbull mix, described as affectionate and playful.
David Lytle, with the …
Portland, Oregon – Someone’s making a profit from the frenzy for the iPhone 6. At least one person waiting outside the Apple Store in downtown Portland says he paid $100 to a homeless person for two spots. He says he drove all the way from Vancouver BC and was behind in getting here. He was motivated to buy in Portland …
Milwaukie, Oregon – Police in Milwaukie have released sketches of the male and female suspects in a home invasion robbery last week.
Police say a white female first came to the door of the home on SE Aldercrest asking for help. When someone answered the door, the woman pulled out a gun and the male suspect helped her force their way …
Christina Adams from Eugene turned herself in Thursday. She is facing charges of Aggravated Theft in the First Degree and Official Misconduct in the First Degree.
Oregon State Police Lieutenant Gregg Hastings tells KXL Adams is accused of illegally selling 388 OSU cell phones over a 5 year period, pocketing a total of $14,465. She was reportedly caught in 2013 and fired. …