1,000 still battling Govt. Flats fire

Officials said Sunday’s cooler temperatures, and lighter winds, have given firefighters a chance to make progress on the Blackburn Fire area…

Panel considers OSU freshman car ban

The Collaboration Corvallis panel will meet Tuesday to discuss the idea of the ban, which is in effect at other universities campuses around…

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Ore. storms bring lightning; 1 struck

Lightning struck down in the Madras area of Oregon’s Jefferson County Sunday. According to Jefferson County Dispatch, at least one person wa…

Instagram, other sites go down

Amazon’s unit that runs Web servers for other companies had problems Sunday that coincided with outages or slowdowns on several popular webs…

3 wounded in Portland gang shooting

Three men were wounded in what Portland police described as a gang-related shooting at a crowded location at SW Naito Parkway and Salmon Str…

Son, woman held in attempted murder

An adult son faces attempted murder charges after he and two others allegedly tied up his mother and her landlord in a Linn County home in t…

Diabetic teacher arrested in fatal crash

A science teacher with diabetes who previously was cleared of wrongdoing when he passed out while driving and killed 11-year-old Kylie Horny…