Archive for December, 2013

AP Northwest Sports Minute

December 30, 2013 8:53 pm Associated Press, Sports

SEATTLE (AP) — Malcolm Smith returned an interception 37 yards for a touchdown, Marshawn Lynch added a 2-yard scoring run and the Seattle Seahawks clinched the NFC West title and home-field advantage throughout the playoffs with a 27-9 win over the St. Louis Rams yesterday. Seattle (13-3) matched the franchise record for wins in a […]

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Local News – Holiday Lights, Cover Oregon, Safe Holiday Roads, Minimum Wage Increase
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Local News – Holiday Lights, Cover Oregon, Safe Holiday Roads, Minimum Wage Increase

December 27, 2013 11:50 pm News

26-Years of Holiday Lights It all started in 1987 when the fledgling “Friends of Shore Acres State Park” decided to string a few lights and decorate the garden house at the park’s botanical gardens. There were about 6-thousand lights, one Christmas Tree and about 9-thousand visitors that first year. This year more than 300-thousand lights […]

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Local Sports – Prep Basketball – Wrestling & College Hoops
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Local Sports – Prep Basketball – Wrestling & College Hoops

December 27, 2013 11:49 pm Uncategorized

On the Schedule: The Siuslaw Vikings are on the road to Cottage Grove for two days of tournament basketball. Siuslaw opens play with games against the hosting Lions in both girls and boys action.  The girl’s game tipsoff at Cottage Grove High School at 5:30, the boys game follows at 7 o’clock…. Tournament play continues […]

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3rd Oregon AP News Minute

December 27, 2013 10:51 pm Associated Press, News

AP-OR–3rd NewsMinute/216 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press EUGENE, Ore. (AP) – State labor officials say about 98,000 workers in Oregon will get a pay raise when the minimum wage goes up on Jan. 1. It’s a 15-cent an hour hike, from $8.95 to $9.10. The Register-Guard reports Oregon will have […]

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2nd AP Oregon Minute

December 27, 2013 10:31 pm Associated Press, News

Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press SALEM, Ore. (AP) – Smokers will note the tax on cigarettes in Oregon goes up 13 cents on Jan. 1. In a special session last fall, state lawmakers decided to raise the cigarette tax to $1.31 a pack. The money supports the Oregon Health Plan […]

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AP Sports Minute

December 27, 2013 9:30 pm Associated Press, Sports

AP-NW–SportsMinute/411 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – LaMarcus Aldridge had 32 points and 10 rebounds and the Portland Trail Blazers held on for a 116-112 overtime victory over the Los Angeles Clippers last night. The Blazers have won seven of their last eight […]

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1st AP Oregon News Minute

December 27, 2013 9:27 pm Associated Press, News

AP-OR–1st NewsMinute/259 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press EUGENE, Ore. (AP) – Police say a man’s body has been pulled from the Willamette River near Skinner Butte Park in Eugene. The Eugene Register-Guard reported Wednesday it was possible the body was snagged in a shallow part of the river. Police say […]

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Local News – Recycle Holiday Wrap and Trees, Crab Crack, & Poaching Info Reward
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Local News – Recycle Holiday Wrap and Trees, Crab Crack, & Poaching Info Reward

December 26, 2013 11:04 pm News

  The Landfill Called… They Don’t Want Your Stuff. Now that Christmas Day is over what are you going to do with that mountain of wrapping paper, shipping boxes and ribbons. Before you automatically cram it all into your green garbage cart, Lane County’s Waste Management Division has some suggestions. First up… wrapping paper… at […]

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Local Sports – Viking Wrestling – Hawaii Bowl
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Local Sports – Viking Wrestling – Hawaii Bowl

December 26, 2013 10:56 pm Oregon State Sports, Sports

Five young Siuslaw Vikings competed at Monday’s North Douglas Invitational in Drain.  126-pound Isaiah Burkhalter was perfect on the day with three wins for the championship at that weight.  Andrew Tupua was four-and-one at 145 pounds and tied for third.  One other Viking grappler placed… Euen Jennings (you-inn) tied for fifth at 285.   Rashaad […]

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3rd AP Oregon News Minute

December 26, 2013 10:54 pm Associated Press, News

AP-OR–3rd NewsMinute/241 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) – A British Columbia lawyer for 12 victims of the 2012 charter bus crash on Interstate 84 near Pendleton have filed a lawsuit seeking $700 million. The East Oregonian reports the group is seeking a jury trial on accusations that […]

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