Car Crash Knocks Out Power for 2700 People

Posted by Anna Erickson on August 17, 2014

SALEM – A vehicle struck a power pole on Lancaster Drive SE near Beck Avenue SE in Salem early Sunday morning.  The driver says he swerved for an object in the roadway and hit the pole.  Crashing into the pole caused power to be knocked out for around 2700 residents of southeast Marion County.  After a few hours, PGE repaired …

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Missouri Gov. Declares Emergency, Imposes Curfew in Ferguson

Posted by Associated Press on August 16, 2014

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency and imposed a curfew Saturday in the St. Louis suburb where a black teenager was shot to death by a white police officer a week ago.

Nixon said that though many protesters were making themselves heard peacefully, the state would not allow a handful …

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Man Caught for Several Car Break-Ins

Posted by Anna Erickson on August 16, 2014
Antolio Mendoza-Cruz

CORNELIUS – A man was spotted breaking into a car on the 130 block of South 11th Avenue in Cornelius early Friday morning.  About two minutes after the 911 call, police got there and started the search.  After about an hour, 20-year-old Antolio Mendoza-Cruz from Cornelius was captured and charged with five counts of Unauthorized Entry into a Motor Vehicle.

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Longview Teen Shot Makes FM News 101 Look At Gun Safes

Posted by Rosemary Reynolds on August 15, 2014
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Milwaukie, Oregon    Following the accidental shooting of a 14 year old boy  in Longview where a key only gun safe was used and the hidden key was found , We check ed on the available gun safes out there and how they can prevent these accidents.

Tim Greve with Northwest Armory says, ” Most often the key style gun safes …

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Longview Teen Clings to Life Shot in The Head

Posted by Rosemary Reynolds on August 15, 2014
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Longview,  Washington   Longview Police were called to a home on 26th avenue around 3 PM when they arrived they found a fourteen year old boy who had been shot in the face.  The teenager was rushed to St. John’s Hospital, awhile later he was Life- Flighted to Oregon Health Sciences University in Portland .  His condition is still unknown.  Two …

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