Local & Regional

Local Princess in cockfighting case gets probation Princess in cockfighting case gets probation
A Romanian princess who helped run a cockfighting enterprise in Oregon has been sentenced to three years of probation and won't have to go to prison.
Local Oregon won't use Oracle's technology for Medicaid Oregon won't use Oracle's technology for Medicaid
Oregon is cutting its last ties with a botched health insurance exchange portal built by Oracle Corp. as the state and the high-tech company pursue lawsuits against each other.
Local King County Sheriff backs Oregon pot legalization King County Sheriff backs Oregon pot legalization
A prominent law enforcement official in Washington state says in ads set to air Tuesday in Oregon that his state's regulations involving legalized recreational marijuana are working.
Local Lawsuit claims website aids child sex trafficking Lawsuit claims website aids child sex trafficking
The Washington Supreme Court is set to hear arguments Tuesday in a case filed by three sex trafficking victims who say the website Backpage.com helps promote the exploitation of children.
Local Vancouver man accused of killing fussy baby Vancouver man accused of killing fussy baby (Video)
A 24-year-old Vancouver man accused of killing his newborn son because the infant was fussy appeared in court Monday and was ordered held on $750,000 bail for investigation of murder.
Local UO announces $2 billion fundraising campaign UO announces $2 billion fundraising campaign
The University of Oregon is offering two new scholarships to students who have worked hard through high school. If you qualify, the money is automatically awarded to in-state students.
Local Mayhem erupts near pumpkin fest in New Hampshire Mayhem erupts near pumpkin fest in New Hampshire
Keene State College students quickly cleaned up from a chaotic weekend Sunday after violent parties near the city's annual pumpkin festival led to destruction, dozens of arrests and multiple injuries.
Local Police hunt for clues near where Va. remains found Police hunt for clues near where Va. remains found
After finding remains that could be University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, authorities interviewed nearby residents and picked through leaves on the side of a sparsely populated highway, searching for any clues or evidence.
Local Calif. man charged in 14-year-old Oregon girl's disappearance
The San Francisco Bay Area man accused of bringing a 14-year-old girl he met online back to his home traveled to Oregon with his daughter to pick her up and had met her once before, when the two had a sexual encounter, federal authorities said.