Archive for category: News

Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press

January 12, 2017 8:51 pm Associated Press, Sports

  SEATTLE (AP) — The Mariners have made a pair of trades, landing left-handed starter Drew Smyly from the Tampa Bay Rays and right-hander reliever Shae Simmons from the Atlanta Braves. Seattle completed the two deals yesterday. The Mariners acquired outfielder Mallex Smith from Atlanta, but then sent him to Tampa Bay along with infielder […]

Read More »
Cold Weather Shelter; Mapleton schools; Siuslaw Awards nominees; ODOT noise concerns; County leadership; Gas prices surge
0

Cold Weather Shelter; Mapleton schools; Siuslaw Awards nominees; ODOT noise concerns; County leadership; Gas prices surge

January 11, 2017 11:34 pm News

Cold Weather Shelter openings exceed plans Florence’s volunteer run Cold Weather Shelter will be open again tonight and tomorrow… bringing the total number of openings so far this year to a dozen.  That’s twice what organizers anticipated for the entire season… and six times more than last year’s openings. Reverend Greg Woods with the Presbyterian […]

Read More »

Latest Oregon news, sports, business and entertainment

January 11, 2017 8:45 pm Associated Press, News

  SPRINGFIELD KILLING-SENTENCE Springfield man gets life sentence for 2015 slaying (Information from: The Register-Guard, http://www.registerguard.com) EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — A man who admitted to killing a 23-year-old Springfield woman after breaking into her home and sexually assaulting her has been sentenced to life in prison without parole. The Register-Guard reports that Kyle Dean Pfaff […]

Read More »

Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press

January 11, 2017 8:43 pm Associated Press, Sports

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — C.J. McCollum scored 25 points and the Portland Trail Blazers used a dominant third quarter to defeat the Los Angeles Lakers for the 10th consecutive time, 108-87 last night. The Blazers trailed by two to start the second half, but held the Lakers to 21.7 percent shooting (5 of 23) […]

Read More »
School year extension? State of the County. Lifesaving award; crab season underway; continued noise concerns
0

School year extension? State of the County. Lifesaving award; crab season underway; continued noise concerns

January 10, 2017 10:56 pm News

Snow Days may impact length of school year Siuslaw schools have only had to give up two school days because of the weather so far this year.  The School Board is scheduled to discuss the possibility whether or not to change the last day of school this week, but Superintendent Andy Grzeskowiak said his recommendation […]

Read More »

Latest Oregon news, sports, business and entertainment

January 10, 2017 8:45 pm Associated Press, News

  EUGENE MARIJUANA COMPLEX Company plans Eugene complex to house dozens of pot growers (Information from: The Register-Guard, http://www.registerguard.com) EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — A southern Oregon real estate company looking to capitalize on the expanding marijuana industry is planning to build a multimillion-dollar growing and processing facility in Eugene with enough space to house more […]

Read More »

Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press

January 10, 2017 8:42 pm Associated Press, Sports

  KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — PORTAND, Ore. (AP) — The Portland Timbers have loaned midfielder Lucas Melano to Atletico Belgrano of Argentina. Melano will be on loan with the top-division team through Dec. 31. The 23-year-old has played in 44 matches with the Timbers since he joined the team midway through the 2015 season. […]

Read More »

Latest Oregon news, sports, business and entertainment

January 9, 2017 8:58 pm Associated Press, News

  SALEM STABBING Authorities: Salem man stabbed by girlfriend’s son (Information from: Statesman Journal, http://www.statesmanjournal.com) SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Marion County authorities say they have arrested a 27-year-old man accused of stabbing and wounding his mother’s boyfriend. The Statesman Journal reports that Roberto Chacon has been jailed on suspicion of assault, unlawful use of a […]

Read More »

Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press

January 9, 2017 8:55 pm Associated Press, Sports

  PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Kentavious Caldwell-Pope hit a 3-pointer with 9.4 seconds left and the Detroit Pistons outlasted the Portland Trail Blazers 125-124 in double-overtime last night in a game postponed a day because of a winter storm. Reggie Jackson led Detroit with 31 points, Andre Drummond had 28 points and 14 rebounds, and […]

Read More »

2nd AP Northwest News Minute

January 6, 2017 9:59 pm Associated Press, News

ST. LOUIS (AP) — One of the nation’s largest moving companies says South Dakota is first on its list of top moving destinations. Suburban St. Louis-based United Van Lines has tracked customer state-to-state migration for the past 40 years. For 2016, South Dakota was the state with the highest percentage of inbound moves. Oregon had […]

Read More »
Designed by WPZOOM