Firefighters are working to douse over a dozen small grass fires burning along Interstate 5 near Myrtle Creek Thursday night after they were sparked by a van with a malfunctioning catalytic converter, Douglas County Fire Officials said.
The group Moms Demand Action have published ads nationwide to lobby one of the nation's largest grocers to change its policy concerning guns in Kroger stores.
The danger of wildfires is high for most of the western Oregon counties through this weekend as critically dry and unstable conditions move into the area, the National Weather Service said
Police released gas station surveillance footage nearly a week after a Springfield woman was shot by police after she ran from officers while holding a replica handgun following a car chase up Interstate 5.
An 11-year-old girl was pronounced dead Wednesday night after she was found unresponsive in a bathtub, Winston Police officials said.
A group called "Save the Children" gave Oregon low marks for emergency preparedness in its 2014 Disaster Report Card.
A man walking past a 7-Eleven convenience store came to the rescue of a clerk who was being attacked in the middle of a robbery. What he did led to the arrests of the thieves, but it also landed him in the hospital.
The City of Roseburg placed a one-year moratorium on pot dispensaries in back in March. In a meeting last Monday (Aug. 25), city council discussed land use issues and agreed upon six or seven locations where a medical marijuana dispensary could be located within city limits.
A woman who was killed yesterday afternoon in Silverton, Ore., has been identified and a male suspect was located this morning according to Silverton Police.
A Lynnwood missionary held captive in North Korea for nearly two years says his health is failing and he needs help.
The Klamath County Sheriff made a 10-hour round trip to Portland on Sunday to visit his deputy, Jason Weber, in the hospital. Deputy Weber was shot in the line of duty in Klamath Falls a few days ago, and is lucky to be alive.
A Douglas County veteran’s group sent out a letter Saturday stating they have no confidence in management at the Roseburg Regional Veterans Affairs Health Center.
Two people riding a Harley Davidson died Sunday afternoon when their motorcycle collided with a pickup truck on Highway 138E near Steamboat Creek. State Police closed the highway at milepost 39, about 22 miles east of Glide for over 6 hours while crews cleared the highway and investigated the crash.
Fifteen cars and nine tractor-trailers collided on Interstate 90 on Thursday, leaving nearly a dozen people injured and causing a pileup that snarled traffic on the main route across Washington state, authorities said.