Pedestrian hit on Hwy 26 near Welches

Highway 26 near Welches was entirely shut down for a brief time Tuesday because of a crash between a vehicle and a pedestrian, the Oregon St…

A time clock at a workplace (Wikimedia Commons photo credit Tomasz Sienicki)

‘All my underwear is in the washer’

Ever call in sick to work when you’re not sick at all? If so, you’re not alone. The results of a new study from CareerBuilder found that a g…

A graduate holds her diploma (MGN Online, file)

Oregon high school graduation rates rise

The department says preliminary data show graduation rates up in 36 states for the 2013-2014 school year. The biggest gains were in Delaware…

Skull crushing pine cones also in Oregon

A species of tree known for its large, heavy pine cones that recently crushed the skull of a Navy veteran in San Francisco can also be found…