Archive for April, 2014

1st Oregon News Minute from the AP

April 25, 2014 7:46 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 04/25/2014 03:59 AM AP-OR–1st NewsMinute/254 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – The full Cover Oregon board today will take up an advisory panel’s recommendation that Oregon drop its trouble-plagued online health exchange for private policies. The advisory panel proposes that Oregonians shop for them instead on […]

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Expanded Landslide Database Released
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Expanded Landslide Database Released

April 24, 2014 10:53 pm News

24 April 2014 Oregon Geologists Offer Expanded Landslide Database A new, expanded statewide database of landslide locations was released this week by the Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries.  The interactive, web-based map shows more than 46,000 known landslide locations in the state. The department hopes the tool will help increase the public’s understanding […]

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Taking a look at Coast Radio Sports…
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Taking a look at Coast Radio Sports…

April 24, 2014 10:44 pm Oregon State Sports, Siuslaw Vikings Sports, Sports, University of Oregon Sports

24 April, 2014 Civil War Series Could Swing Pac-12 Baseball Race This weekend’s Civil War baseball match-up in Corvallis could make a big difference in the Pac-12 standings.  Number five Oregon State, at 28-and-7 overall, is currently in second place.  The Beavers are 11-and-4 in conference play, a game-and-a-half behind first place Washington at 14-and-4. […]

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2nd Oregon News Minute from the AP

April 24, 2014 9:01 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 04/24/2014 09:26 AM AP-OR–2nd NewsMinute/291 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – The Marion County Commission has ordered a waste-to-power facility to stop accepting boxed medical waste after learning it might be using the remains of aborted fetuses from British Columbia to generate electricity. Board chairman Sam […]

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Statewide Interactive Landslide Map

April 24, 2014 8:25 pm Uncategorized

Statewide Landslide Information Database for Oregon (SLIDO) Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries | What is the Statewide Landslide Information Database for Oregon? SLIDO release 3.0 is compilation of landslides in Oregon that have been identified on published maps. The database contains only landslides that have been located on these maps. Many landslides have […]

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NW Sports from the AP

April 24, 2014 7:52 pm Associated Press, Sports

Date: 04/24/2014 04:59 AM AP-NW–SportsMinute/247 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) – Kyle Seager hit a three-run homer with one out in the bottom of the ninth and the Seattle Mariners rallied for a 5-3 win over the Houston Astros yesterday to snap an eight-game […]

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1st Oregon News Minute from the AP

April 24, 2014 7:50 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 04/24/2014 03:59 AM AP-OR–1st NewsMinute/269 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press EUGENE, Ore. (AP) – Lawyers for four gay and lesbian couples and the state of Oregon are urging a federal judge to strike down the state’s voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage. Judge Michael McShane heard arguments on the case […]

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Not Our First Rhody-Oh!
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Not Our First Rhody-Oh!

April 23, 2014 10:50 pm Gas Prices, News

23 April 2014 Rhody Grand Marshall Announced Things will have a decidedly “western” slant during the 107th annual Rhododendron Festival next month.  Chamber Executive Director Cal Applebee says the theme this year is a play on words. Cal Applebee – “Not our first Rhody-Oh!” And, keeping with the western theme:  The Grand Marshall… Cal Applebee […]

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Taking a look at Coast Radio Sports…
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Taking a look at Coast Radio Sports…

April 23, 2014 10:46 pm Oregon State Sports, Siuslaw Vikings Sports, Sports

23 April, 2014 Prep Sports Siuslaw Softball picked up a win on the diamond yesterday in North Bend, claiming a rain-shortened 6-4 victory over the Bulldogs.  The game was called because of rain after five innings. 4A-3 Far West League League Overall Runs Scored Runs Allowed Ranking RPI South Umpqua 9-0 11-3 114 29 12 […]

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3rd Oregon News Minute from the AP

April 23, 2014 10:27 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 04/23/2014 10:56 AM AP-OR–3rd NewsMinute/226 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) – A woman delivering newspapers early today discovered a fire at a Vancouver house and helped the family safely escape. The woman saw smoke about 2 a.m. and knocked on the door to make sure everyone […]

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