Month: January 2014

Governor Says He Was Misled

31 January 2014 Kitzhaber Says He Was Misled About Cover Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber says he was led to believe in the run-up to the troubled rollout of Oregon’s health insurance exchange that problems developing the website would not prevent it from launching on time. Kitzhaber says he won’t know […]

Last Minute Decisions in the Pac 12

Taking a look at Coast Radio Sports… Travis Wear’s putback with 5.3 seconds remaining gave the UCLA Bruins a 70-68 victory over the slumping Oregon Ducks last night at Matthew Knight Arena.  Joseph Young had 25 points for the Ducks who have now lost six of their last seven games […]

2nd Oregon News Minute from the AP

Date: 01/31/2014 09:23 AM AP-OR–2nd NewsMinute/305 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press   MOLALLA, Ore. (AP) – A fire official in Molalla says a woman in her 70s spent 18 hours standing with her hand stuck under the hood of her pickup truck. She was airlifted […]

NW Sports from the AP

Date: 01/31/2014 04:59 AM AP-NW–SportsMinute/262 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press   EUGENE, Ore. (AP) – Travis Wear’s putback with 5.3 seconds to go gave UCLA a 70-68 victory over slumping Oregon last night. Jordan Adams finished with 19 points for UCLA […]

1st Oregon News Minute from the AP

Date: 01/31/2014 03:59 AM AP-OR–1st NewsMinute/258 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press   SALEM, Ore. (AP) – The push for a new Interstate 5 bridge over the Columbia River is headed toward a collision course in the Oregon Legislature. Gov. John Kitzhaber and House Speaker Tina […]

Eugene’s First Citizen Spoke in Florence

30 January 2014 St Vincent de Paul Head Honored in Eugene… The man who heads an organization with several retail outlets, including one in Florence; about 11-hundred units of affordable housing, of which there are about 50 locally; and provides 84-thousand people each year with emergency aid and assistance was […]

2nd Oregon News Minute from the AP

Date: 01/30/2014 09:22 AM AP-OR–2nd NewsMinute/250 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press   SPRINGFIELD, Ore. (AP) – Police in Springfield say one driver shot and killed another last night during an argument over a car crash. The drivers reportedly had been involved in a relatively minor […]

NW Sports from the AP

Date: 01/30/2014 04:59 AM AP-NW–SportsMinute/247 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press   VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) – Jonathan Toews, Patrick Sharp and Brandon Saad each had a goal and an assist in the second period as the Blackhawks beat the Canucks last. […]

1st Oregon News Minute from the AP

Date: 01/30/2014 03:59 AM AP-OR–1st NewsMinute/258 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press   PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Strong investment returns and last year’s cuts to public-employee retirement benefits have helped cut the Oregon pension system’s unfunded liability in half. Public Employees Retirement System director Paul Cleary […]