Ebola in Oregon

Posted by Mike Turner on October 27, 2014
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Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber visits the new Ebola Incident Command Center at the Oregon Health Authority.

He and other state health officials say they have no plans to put a mandatory quarantine in place since a voluntary monitoring system is working well so far. The Governor says six health systems in Oregon, including OHSU. are ready to take in Ebola patients.

Only …

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Reward Offered in Pipe Bomb Explosion

Posted by Jeremy Scott on October 27, 2014
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Mike Turner contributed to this story

PORTLAND — Authorities are offering a $1,000 reward for information that leads to whoever planted a pipe bomb at an apartment complex in Southwest Portland.

The explosive device went off in the parking lot of the Terri Lee Manor on Capitol Highway on the afternoon of October 15th and damaged a car.

The Metropolitan Explosives Disposal Unit used a robot to …

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A Must See Halloween House

Posted by Rosemary Reynolds on October 27, 2014
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Happy Valley,  Oregon     Gary and his family go to great lengths to make Halloween and Christmas Special.  He says it’s all about making kids happy and the fact that he loves both holidays.  If you pass his house on SE 177th and Sunnyside Road you will not be disappointed at all.

He and his sons spend weeks putting up …

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Beaverton Neighborhood Says City to Blame for Storm Damage

Posted by Steve Herman on October 26, 2014
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PORTLAND, Ore.- Sure,  Mother Nature was rough on the entire Portland metropolitan area this weekend. But one neighborhood in Beaverton was hit particularly hard.

So is it just bad luck? Or is it poor planning by the city?

In just a four square block area of the Ashwood Downs neighborhood, 13 trees had fallen. Some onto cars, homes, mailboxes. One tree even ripped up …

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Tree Blown into Car Injures Woman

Posted by Anna Erickson on October 26, 2014
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DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ore. – A Grants Pass woman got injured when her car collided with a tree blown onto the road by high winds.

42-year-old Kristen Daniels was driving westbound on Highway 230 when high winds blew a 40 feet tall pine tree down onto the hood of her car, barely missing smashing the windshield.

The impact broke the tree, causing Daniels …

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