Month: June 2015

2nd Oregon News Minute from the AP

Date: 06/30/2015 09:12 AM AP-OR–2nd NewsMinute/225 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press HOOD RIVER, Ore. (AP) – A sheriff says a St. Helens man has shot and seriously wounded himself after a police pursuit on Interstate 84 in the Columbia River Gorge. Hood River County Sheriff […]

NW Sports from the AP

Date: 06/30/2015 04:59 AM AP-NW–SportsMinute/230 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press UNDATED (AP) – The Seattle Mariners head down to Southern California to face off against the San Diego Padres tonight. The Mariners are coming off a 2-3 loss against the Los […]

1st Oregon News Minute from the AP

Date: 06/30/2015 03:59 AM AP-OR–1st NewsMinute/274 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press EUGENE, Ore. (AP) – A fire official in Oregon says a spectacular fire has destroyed Eugene’s historic Civic Stadium and prompted the temporary evacuation of a nearby two-block area. A Eugene-Springfield Fire Chief said […]

Fourth of July Festivities in Florence

29 June 2015 Fourth of July Celebration Set Wings, wheels, Ducks, fireworks, live music, a pie eating contest, and a museum opening are among the many activities planned for Florence this Saturday, July 4th. The Florence-Siuslaw Lions Club will host the annual Wings and Wheels Aircraft Fly-In and Car Show […]

2nd Oregon News Minute from the AP

Date: 06/29/2015 09:23 AM AP-OR–2nd NewsMinute/286 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Portland fire officials have modified a county-wide burn ban, citing improved weather conditions. Recreational fires, ceremonial fires and legal fireworks are again allowed within city limits. Cooking with standard barbecue […]

NW Sports from the AP

Date: 06/29/2015 04:59 AM AP-NW–SportsMinute/281 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) – Kole Calhoun scored the winning run on a wild pitch by Tom Wilhelmsen in the 10th inning after Albert Pujols grounded into a bases-loaded double play against […]

1st Oregon News Minute from the AP

Date: 06/29/2015 03:59 AM AP-OR–1st NewsMinute/231 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Fire officials say sparks from a passing freight train caused a 30-acre grassland fire in Portland on Friday. The Oregonian reports investigators determined the fire started in multiple locations a […]