Archive for category: Associated Press

1st Oregon News Minute from the AP

July 22, 2014 7:59 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 07/22/2014 03:59 AM AP-OR–1st NewsMinute/261 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Federal wildlife refuges in the Northwest and Hawaii are phasing out pesticides similar to nicotine because they pose a threat to bees and other pollinators. An official with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said […]

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2nd Oregon News Minute from the AP

July 21, 2014 9:26 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 07/21/2014 09:22 AM AP-OR–2nd NewsMinute/249 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press TROUTDALE, Ore. (AP) – A Portland man has drowned while fishing in the Sandy River near Troutdale. The Multnomah County sheriff’s office says 52-year-old Birtha B. Subba had been fishing with his brother-in-law at Dabney State Park yesterday and […]

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NW Sports from the AP

July 21, 2014 8:02 pm Associated Press, Sports

Date: 07/21/2014 04:59 AM AP-NW–SportsMinute/276 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) – Grant Green hit a bases-loaded single off Fernando Rodney with two outs in the ninth inning after Albert Pujols (POO’-hohls) tied the score with an RBI double, and the Angels pulled out […]

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1st Oregon News Minute from the AP

July 21, 2014 8:01 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 07/21/2014 03:59 AM AP-OR–1st NewsMinute/274 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Vic Atiyeh (uh-TEE’-uh), Oregon’s Republican governor from 1979 to 1987 who shepherded the state through a deep recession in the early 1980s, died last night. Family spokesman Denny Miles says the 91-year-old died at 8:15 […]

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2nd Oregon News Minute from the AP

July 18, 2014 9:03 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 07/18/2014 09:26 AM AP-OR–2nd NewsMinute/244 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) – Two different lightning-sparked wildfires grew quickly in hot and dry conditions in central Oregon yesterday, prompting evacuation alerts. Fire officials say a fire north of Sisters tripled in size and a top-level evacuation advisory […]

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NW Sports from the AP

July 18, 2014 7:45 pm Associated Press, Sports

Date: 07/18/2014 05:00 AM AP-NW–SportsMinute/333 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press MONROE, Wash. (AP) – Former Washington football coach Jim Lambright faces a court appearance next month on an assault charge. The 72-year-old was arrested June 18 and has been charged with fourth-degree assault on his 23-year-old […]

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1st Oregon News Minute from the AP

July 18, 2014 7:43 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 07/18/2014 04:00 AM AP-OR–1st NewsMinute/322 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) – More evacuations have been advised due to fast-growing Oregon wildfires, this time in Jefferson County outside Sisters. Authorities said yesterday the Bridge 99 Complex fire has tripled in size since Wednesday, and was threatening […]

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2nd Oregon News Minute from the AP

July 17, 2014 8:50 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 07/17/2014 09:29 AM AP-OR–2nd NewsMinute/261 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) – A highway through the Ochoco Mountains of central Oregon remains closed by a wildfire, but the threat to about 10 scattered homes and ranches eased. Fire officials say the Bailey Butte fire burned more […]

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NW Sports from the AP

July 17, 2014 7:59 pm Associated Press, Sports

Date: 07/17/2014 05:00 AM AP-NW–SportsMinute/343 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) – Seattle will start Hisashi Iwakuma, Felix Hernandez and Young against the Angels when play resumes after the All-Star break, with Roenis Elias lined up to start against the New York Mets. Seattle is […]

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1st Oregon News Minute from the AP

July 17, 2014 7:51 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 07/17/2014 04:00 AM AP-OR–1st NewsMinute/316 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press SALEM, Ore. (AP) – Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber has issued an emergency declaration in response to wildfires. Kitzhaber’s verbal declaration yesterday enables the Oregon National Guard to assist with firefighting as needed. Kitzhaber says the declaration will help protect […]

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