Local & Regional

Local Killing of cormorants to lower consumption of salmon begins Killing of cormorants to lower consumption of salmon begins
Armed with rifles equipped with silencers, government hunters have started shooting seabirds on an uninhabited island at the mouth of the Columbia River, to reduce their consumption of juvenile salmon migrating to the ocean.
Local Paralyzed college student walks across stage at graduation Paralyzed college student walks across stage at graduation (Video)
Five years ago, Iowa college student Chris Norton was injured in a sports accident and told he would probably never walk again. So when he stood to walk at the graduation ceremony, everyone in the crowd rose to their feet and cheered him on.
Local Canine rescued on Dog Mountain Trail Canine rescued on Dog Mountain Trail
Emergency crews had to hustle earlier today when they were called out to Dog Mountain Trail to rescue an injured hiker, but ended up helping a hurt canine.
Local Oregon leads nation in farm to school programs Oregon leads nation in farm to school programs
Oregon has more than 600 school gardens serving 40 percent of schools in the state -- we lead the nation in farm to school programs. Nearly $1 out of every $4 schools spend on food is spent on Oregon products.