Archive for January, 2012

3rd Oregon News Minute from the AP

January 19, 2012 10:42 pm Associated Press, News

AP-OR–3rd NewsMinute,302 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press ALBANY, Ore. (AP) – Rescuers have found the body of a child from an Albany creek where a car was swept away last night from a grocery store parking lot. Fire Department spokeswoman Wanda Omdahl says the search continues today for a missing […]

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2nd Oregon News Minute from the AP

January 19, 2012 9:52 pm Associated Press, News

AP-OR–2nd NewsMinute,299 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press ALBANY, Ore. (AP) – Rescuers have recovered the body of a child from an Albany creek where a car was swept away last night from a grocery store parking lot. Fire officials say the search continues today for a missing adult. Another child […]

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Flood Warnings in Mapleton – Highway 126 could flood

January 19, 2012 9:07 pm News

NEWS RELEASE www.lanesheriff.org<http://www.lanesheriff.org> CASE NUMBER: N/A DATE / TIME OF INCIDENT: 5:56 a.m. DATE / TIME OF RELEASE: Mapleton Area NATURE OF STORY: LOCATION:  Mapleton Area DETAILS: This is a message from the Lane County Sheriff’s Office.  Community members are advised to evacuate the Mapleton area immediately due to rising flood waters.  Community members are […]

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NW Sports from the AP

January 19, 2012 8:55 pm Associated Press, News, Sports

AP-NW–1st SportsMinute,322 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) – Joe Johnson scored 24 points and came up with a key defensive play down the stretch, leading Atlanta to its fourth win in a row since losing All-Star center Al Horford, 92-89 over the Portland Trail […]

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1st Oregon News Minute from the AP

January 19, 2012 8:54 pm Associated Press, News

AP-OR–1st NewsMinute,311 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press SALEM, Ore. (AP) – Winds gusting as high as 110 mph have hammered parts of the Oregon coast, knocking down trees, causing power outages and disrupting traffic. The winter storm brought little snow but lots of rain and plenty of inconveniences. Police say […]

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Local News – Florence man severely injured – Power outages persist

January 19, 2012 6:23 am News, Uncategorized

Power outages expected to persist…   Peak winds in excess of 100 miles were recorded at several locations on the central Oregon coast today as a major winter storm blew ashore, bringing heavy rains, downed power lines and toppled trees up and down the coast.  In Florence, a tree fell on a car on 35th […]

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High Winds and rain cause power outages and injure at least one

January 19, 2012 12:52 am News

KCFM FM 104.1 is broadcasting KCST FM 106.9 is off the air because of an equipment failure.   A high wind gust of 109 miles an hour was recorded in Yachats early this morning and wind caused power outages were reported throughout Western Lane and Douglas Counties this morning. At least one serious injury has […]

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1st Oregon News Minute from the AP

January 18, 2012 8:47 pm Associated Press, News

AP-OR–1st NewsMinute,311 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Communities across Oregon are preparing for a new punch from Mother Nature as forecasters warn of hurricane-force wind gusts on the coast overnight and heavy snow in the Columbia River Gorge and the Cascades. The National Weather Service issued […]

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NW Sports from the AP

January 18, 2012 8:46 pm Associated Press, News, Sports

AP-NW–1st SportsMinute,424 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) – Washington guard C.J. Wilcox, the Huskies’ second-leading scorer, is highly doubtful for this week’s games against California and Stanford with first-place in the Pac-12 Conference on the line. Wilcox said yesterday that a stress fracture in […]

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3rd Oregon News Minute from the AP

January 17, 2012 10:52 pm Associated Press, News

AP-OR–3rd NewsMinute,264 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for much of Oregon through tomorrow for heavy snow. Forecasters expect 1-to-3 feet of snow in the higher Cascades, 10-to-20 inches in the Coast Range, and 5-to-18 inches in […]

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