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Local Officials: 'Military mistress' released by mistake Officials: 'Military mistress' released by mistake
An Alabama sheriff's deputy released a woman dubbed the "Military Mistress," who is wanted in three states, because a radio dispatcher failed to pass along that there were warrants out for her arrest, the agency said Friday.
Local Everyday Heroes: Lifesaving Lessons Everyday Heroes: Lifesaving Lessons (Video)
We are celebrating volunteer appreciation week with Jacleen Simons. She helps students prepare for disasters - one child, one pillowcase at a time.
Local Fish found in suspected tsunami debris boat quarantined Fish found in suspected tsunami debris boat quarantined
The wreckage of a fishing boat that appears to be debris from the 2011 Japanese tsunami was carrying some unexpected passengers - fish from Japanese waters - when it was spotted off the Oregon coast.
Local Relative saw suspected killer the night of shooting, attorney says Relative saw suspected killer the night of shooting, attorney says (Video)
Police say 26-year-old Colby Robinson shot and killed 33-year-old Gary (Dat) Pham and 41-year-old Susie (Sut-Leng) Chang on Southeast 83rd Avenue and Division. Chang’s husband, 35-year-old Andrew Toan Pham was shot and wounded. Chang’s 13-week-old daughter was not injured.
Local Committee hears bill preventing child access to guns Committee hears bill preventing child access to guns
Two days after Oregon senators passed legislation expanding background checks to cover most private gun sales, lawmakers heard testimony Thursday on a proposal making it a crime for adults to endanger minors by letting them gain unsupervised access to firearms.
Local Candidate for student body pres. convicted of sodomy: 'I have been honest' Candidate for student body pres. convicted of sodomy: 'I have been honest' (Video)
One of the front-runners for student body president at Portland State University has a sodomy and attempted rape conviction on his record, which came to light this week after someone distributed fliers with the candidate’s mugshot and previous criminal charges around campus.