Video Appears to Show Ray Rice Striking Fiancee

Posted by Associated Press on September 8, 2014

Ray Rice holding hands with his wife, Janay Palmer as they arrive at court

BALTIMORE — The NFL says the league never saw until Monday a video that appears to show Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice striking his then-fiancee in February.

The grainy video, released by TMZ Sports, apparently shows Rice and Janay Palmer in an elevator at an Atlantic City …

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Sign Fight at Hagg Lake Following Drownings

Posted by Jeremy Scott on September 8, 2014

GASTON, Ore. — Washington County officials have put up temporary signs in the Sain Creek area at Hagg Lake where a family drowned a few weeks ago warning about the dangers.

Michael Medill of Gaston was cited for criminal mischief and fined $5,000 over the weekend for bolting signs to trees and support beams warning visitors about a steep drop off. …

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Third Alarm Double House Fire

Posted by Anna Erickson on September 7, 2014


TIGARD – Firefighters got to SW Jody Court in Tigard finding a home fully engulfed in flames shortly before 8pm Saturday.

The heat from the fire was so intense, that the neighboring home directly behind on SW Trevor Lane caught fire, blowing out the windows.  Fire crews attacked the home on Jody Court and worked to save and minimize the damage …

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Corvallis Wildfire Contained

Posted by Anna Erickson on September 6, 2014
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CORVALLIS – A wildfire in north Corvallis forced an evacuation of more than 200 homes late Friday night and into Saturday morning, blazing through 100 acres near Chip Ross Park and threatening the Timber Hill neighborhood.

The evacuation has been lifted and the fire is now fully contained.

Corvallis Police say fire crews were fighting the high winds and rough terrain as …

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Five Rescued from Burning Apartments

Posted by Mike Turner on September 6, 2014

Firefighters rescued five people from an apartment fire in Beaverton on Friday afternoon.

All five are OK. No one was seriously hurt.

The fire started on the second floor of an apartment complex located at 4725 S.W. 139th Avenue, according to Tualatin Valley Fire and Rescue.

Crews called for more resources with a second alarm.

Firefighters pulled five people to safety through a second …

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