Month: September 2011

3rd Oregon News Minute from the AP

AP-OR–3rd NewsMinute,247 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press SALEM, Ore. (AP) – About 180 Oregon National Guard soldiers are preparing to deploy to Afghanistan. The military says mobilization ceremonies will be held tomorrow in Milton-Freewater and Sunday in Salem for soldiers in the 1186 Military Police […]

Local News for Friday, September 30th.

Forest Service uses fire to control Scotch Broom   The weather conditions were perfect yesterday morning, allowing the U.S. Forest Service to burn about ten acres along South Jetty Road.  Aaron Schneider is the Assistant Fire Manager for the Central Coast District of the Siuslaw National Forest. Aaron Schneider – […]

2nd Oregon News Minute from the AP

AP-OR–2nd NewsMinute,245 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press OREGON CITY, Ore. (AP) – An Oct. 31 sentencing date is set for an Oregon City couple convicted of second-degree manslaughter in the death of their ailing prematurely born son for whom they did not seek medical care. […]

1st Oregon News Minute from the AP

AP-OR–1st NewsMinute,317 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press OREGON CITY, Ore. (AP) – An Oregon City couple who prayed for their ailing prematurely born son rather than seeking medical care has been found guilty of felony manslaughter. A Clackamas County jury was unanimous in its verdict […]

3rd Oregon News Minute from the AP

AP-OR–3rd NewsMinute,239 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) – The half-brother of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, James Auchincloss, is back in jail in Oregon, accused of violating terms of his probation in a child pornography case. A Jackson County sex offender program manager told […]

2nd Oregon News Minute from the AP

AP-OR–2nd NewsMinute,310 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – An armed man who surrendered to Portland police early today had been reported for bizarre behavior in the past week. Police responded last night after he reportedly leaned out a downtown apartment window and […]

1st Oregon News Minute from the AP

AP-OR–1st NewsMinute UPDATE,293 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press (Eds: Updates top story.) PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Portland police have taken a suspect into custody after surrounding a downtown apartment complex in response to reports of a man holed up inside with a gun. The Oregonian […]