Roseburg Man Receives France’s Top Honor For Bravery

Posted by Pat Boyle on August 24, 2015

Paris, France – Oregon National Guardsman Alek  Skarlatos received the Legion of Honor medal from the President of  France today for helping take down a gunman on a high speed train bound for Paris on Friday. His two friends, U.S. airman Spencer Stone and Anthony Sadler and a British businessman also received that country’s highest award for bravery.

Skarlatos returned to …

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Body Found in Duplex Fire

Posted by Anna Erickson on August 23, 2015
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WASHINGTON COUNTY, Ore. – The body of a man was found in a duplex on Teddi Rose Ct. near Beaverton.

After hearing an explosion, witnesses saw the garage of the home on fire.

Neighbors were then asked to evacuate their homes. When fire crews got there, they found the garage door in the road and flames coming from the garage and a …

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Portland Man Promises PSU $100 Million Donation – Has Yet to Pay

Posted by Brett Reckamp on August 21, 2015

PORTLAND, Ore. —  Portland State University thought they were going to get a huge infusion of strings-free cash this week, but it wasn’t to be.

A private donor and former student who wished to remain anonymous said he wanted to donate $100 million dollars to his beloved school.  After discussions a date of August 18th was set to announce the gift. …

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Hitman: Agent 47

Posted by garywolcott on August 20, 2015


Hitman: Agent 47 is based on the hit video game. It’s the same game that spawned the 2007 hit movie Hitman that starred Timothy Olyphant.

Rupert Friend (Prince Albert in The Young Victoria) is now Agent 47. He and the organization he works for are seeking Diana, the daughter of the man who created his original agent assassin force. …

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Firefighting Resources Hard to Come By

Posted by Anna Erickson on August 16, 2015


UNITY, Ore. – With an abundance of Northwest fires, firefighting resources are slim.

Crews on the Eldorado Fire are fighting it with what Operations Section Chief, Eric Perkins, calls an “Engine Brigade.”

They have three division supervisors, six engine crews and three helicopters. Fire officials are hopeful in getting more personnel and equipment in the next couple days.

The fire stands at 18,600 …

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