Archive for category: Associated Press

1st Oregon News Minute from the AP

August 17, 2015 8:02 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 08/17/2015 03:59 AM AP-OR–1st NewsMinute/278 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press CRATER LAKE, Ore. (AP) – Park officials say they’re closing the north entrance to Crater Lake National Park so firefighters can prepare lines and do other work on a blaze burning in the park’s northwest corner. It’s unclear when […]

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2nd Oregon News Minute from the AP

August 14, 2015 8:57 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 08/14/2015 09:18 AM AP-OR–2nd NewsMinute/265 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – In eastern Oregon, Interstate 84 near Baker City was closed temporarily in the afternoon because of a wildfire. Also, officials said residents of 57 homes were under evacuation orders and dozens more were told to […]

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NW Sports from the AP

August 14, 2015 8:04 pm Associated Press, Sports

Date: 08/14/2015 04:59 AM AP-NW–SportsMinute/225 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press UNDATED (AP) – Quarterback Vernon Adams passed the math class he needed to graduate from Eastern Washington and join the Oregon Ducks. The star quarterback needed to complete his coursework – specifically, a final math class […]

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1st Oregon News Minute from the AP

August 14, 2015 8:02 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 08/14/2015 03:59 AM AP-OR–1st NewsMinute/265 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) – Wildfires near Crater Lake National Park have closed part of Highway 230 and visitors at Diamond Lake are on evacuation alert. KFLS reports that Highway 230 is closed on a 12-mile stretch between Highway […]

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2nd Oregon News Minute from the AP

August 13, 2015 8:50 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 08/13/2015 09:10 AM AP-OR–2nd NewsMinute/293 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – The U.S. Coast Guard says it is fining five Greenpeace protesters $5,000 each for dangling from a bridge over the Willamette River and blocking a Royal Dutch Shell icebreaker from leaving Portland for an Arctic […]

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NW Sports from the AP

August 13, 2015 8:07 pm Associated Press, Sports

Date: 08/13/2015 04:59 AM AP-NW–SportsMinute/241 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) – Hisashi Iwakuma has become the second Japanese-born pitcher in major league history to throw a no-hitter, leading the Seattle Mariners to a 3-0 victory over the Baltimore Orioles yesterday. Iwakuma struck out seven […]

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1st Oregon News Minute from the AP

August 13, 2015 8:06 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 08/13/2015 03:59 AM AP-OR–1st NewsMinute/238 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press SALEM, Ore. (AP) – Gov. Kate Brown won’t be issuing any vetoes in her first year in office. The Democratic governor signed all 846 bills sent to her by the Legislature, the last 43 of them yesterday, including one […]

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2nd Oregon News Minute from the AP

August 12, 2015 8:55 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 08/12/2015 09:18 AM AP-OR–2nd NewsMinute/269 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Beetles are invading areas of Portland and it turns out the government really is to blame. KGW-TV reports that residents of the Portland neighborhood of Sellwood have reported swarms of tiny beetles taking over yards, […]

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NW Sports from the AP

August 12, 2015 8:04 pm Associated Press, Sports

Date: 08/12/2015 04:59 AM AP-NW–SportsMinute/250 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) – Austin Jackson hit a bases-loaded single in the 10th inning to give the Seattle Mariners a 6-5 victory over the Baltimore Orioles last night, marking the first time since baseball expanded to 30 […]

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1st Oregon News Minute from the AP

August 12, 2015 8:03 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 08/12/2015 03:59 AM AP-OR–1st NewsMinute/269 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press SALEM, Ore. (AP) – Gov. Kate Brown has appointed a longtime state official to be the Oregon’s chief operating officer and head of the Department of Administrative Services. The governor’s office has announced that Clyde Saiki will take over […]

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