Month: April 2012

3rd Oregon News Minute from the AP

OR–3rd NewsMinute/278 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press   GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) – The Josephine County sheriff’s office says deputies fatally shot a driver who rammed a patrol car with a pickup truck. The sheriff’s office says deputies were chasing the truck Saturday night when […]

2nd Oregon News Minute from the AP

OR–2nd NewsMinute/256 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press   SALEM, Ore. (AP) – A handful of Oregon legislators hoping to keep their seats are facing challenges from members of their own parties. The campaigns are kicking into high gear now as ballots begin to arrive in […]

1st Oregon News Minute from the AP

OR–1st NewsMinute/367 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press   PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Police say an hours-long standoff ended when 44-year-old Portland man shot himself to death inside an apartment. Officers had responded to a domestic disturbance call around 2:30 a.m. Sunday. When they arrived, they […]

NW Sports from the AP

NW–SportsMinute/357 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press   TORONTO (AP) – Edwin Encarnacion hit his third home run in three games, Henderson Alvarez won for the first time since August and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Seattle Mariners 7-2 yesterday. Jeff […]

3rd Oregon News Minute from the AP

OR–3rd NewsMinute/294 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press   BEND, Ore. (AP) – Police say two people went through Bend residential garbage to find documents they used to create fake IDs and fraudulent checks. Eric Lysne and Laura Randall were arraigned Wednesday on identity theft charges […]

2nd Oregon News Minute from the AP

OR–2nd NewsMinute/262 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press   LOS ANGELES (AP) – An ex-Marine from Portland who carried his personal digital camera with him throughout the Iraq war is making a documentary he hopes will open viewers eyes about combat – and help him and […]

1st Oregon News Minute from the AP

OR–1st NewsMinute/344 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press   VALE, Ore. (AP) – An eastern Oregon couple pleaded not guilty to attempted murder and other charges in the shooting of their grandchild’s father. The Ontario Argus Observer reports that 61-year-old Lester Reger and 50-year-old Erlene Reger […]

NW Sports from the AP

NW–1st SportsMinute/355 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press   DETROIT (AP) – Chone (shahn) Figgins hit a tiebreaking double with two outs in the seventh inning, and the Seattle Mariners completed a three-game sweep of the Detroit Tigers with a 5-4 victory […]