KATU.com - Local & Regional http://www.katu.com/news/local en-us KATU.com Thu, 27 Aug 2015 22:21:38 -0700 Thu, 27 Aug 2015 22:21:38 -0700 10 Portland-metro area seeks to open up to 17 new liquor stores http://www.katu.com/news/local/Portland-metro-area-seeks-proposals-to-open-up-to-17-new-liquor-stores-323183171.html By JONATHAN J. COOPER, Associated Press http://www.katu.com/news/local/Portland-metro-area-seeks-proposals-to-open-up-to-17-new-liquor-stores-323183171.html Thu, 27 Aug 2015 22:10:05 -0700 2015-08-27T22:10:05-07:00 Giant garden gnome hangs out by apartment complex pool http://www.katu.com/news/local/Giant-Garden-Gnome-323167031.html By Joe English, KATU News http://www.katu.com/news/local/Giant-Garden-Gnome-323167031.html Thu, 27 Aug 2015 21:49:11 -0700 2015-08-27T21:49:11-07:00 Fake phone calls claim to represent utility or government agency http://www.katu.com/news/investigators/Fake-phone-calls-continue-from-people-claiming-to-represent-utility-or-government-agency-323168171.html By Bob Heye, On Your Side Investigator http://www.katu.com/news/investigators/Fake-phone-calls-continue-from-people-claiming-to-represent-utility-or-government-agency-323168171.html Thu, 27 Aug 2015 21:20:25 -0700 2015-08-27T21:20:25-07:00 Evacuations ordered in Cascade Locks due to brush fire http://www.katu.com/news/local/Evacuations-ordered-in-Cascade-Locks-due-to-brush-fire-323172961.html By KATU.com Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/Evacuations-ordered-in-Cascade-Locks-due-to-brush-fire-323172961.html Thu, 27 Aug 2015 19:52:02 -0700 2015-08-27T19:52:02-07:00 2015-08-27T20:53:15-07:00 KATU map compares safe school routes to pedestrian accidents http://www.katu.com/news/local/KATU-map-compares-safe-school-routes-to-pedestrian-accidents-323028421.html By Brian Wood and Ian Parker, KATU News http://www.katu.com/news/local/KATU-map-compares-safe-school-routes-to-pedestrian-accidents-323028421.html Thu, 27 Aug 2015 05:30:00 -0700 2015-08-27T05:30:00-07:00 2015-08-27T12:55:07-07:00 Family finds stolen custom '73 Chevy Camaro after sharing post on Facebook. http://www.katu.com/news/local/Family-finds-stolen-custom-73-Chevy-Camaro-through-after-sharing-post-on-Facebook-323164761.html By Emily Sinovic, KATU News http://www.katu.com/news/local/Family-finds-stolen-custom-73-Chevy-Camaro-through-after-sharing-post-on-Facebook-323164761.html Thu, 27 Aug 2015 18:13:43 -0700 2015-08-27T18:13:43-07:00 2015-08-27T18:13:42-07:00 Fire burns city-owned building in Mill City http://www.katu.com/news/local/Police-Station-on-Fire-in-Mill-City--323133661.html By KATU News Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/Police-Station-on-Fire-in-Mill-City--323133661.html Thu, 27 Aug 2015 13:10:58 -0700 2015-08-27T13:10:58-07:00 2015-08-27T18:52:41-07:00 Gov. Inslee calls wildfires a 'slow-motion disaster' http://www.katu.com/news/local/Smoke-grounds-aircraft-battling-wildfires---but-rain-on-the-way-323084911.html By RACHEL LA CORTE and NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS, Associated Press http://www.katu.com/news/local/Smoke-grounds-aircraft-battling-wildfires---but-rain-on-the-way-323084911.html Thu, 27 Aug 2015 13:35:00 -0700 2015-08-27T13:35:00-07:00 2015-08-27T14:43:30-07:00 Oregon Lottery can't detect illegal casinos, audit says http://www.katu.com/news/local/Oregon-Lottery-cant-detect-illegal-casinos-audit-says-323128901.html By Associated Press http://www.katu.com/news/local/Oregon-Lottery-cant-detect-illegal-casinos-audit-says-323128901.html Thu, 27 Aug 2015 12:36:59 -0700 2015-08-27T12:36:59-07:00 Canyon Creek Complex grows, bumps up evacuation levels http://www.katu.com/news/local/Canyon-Creek-Complex-grows-bumps-up-evacuation-levels-John-Day-323128521.html By KATU.com Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/Canyon-Creek-Complex-grows-bumps-up-evacuation-levels-John-Day-323128521.html Thu, 27 Aug 2015 12:32:46 -0700 2015-08-27T12:32:46-07:00 2 motorcyclists open fire at Tukwila cops from I-5, get away http://www.katu.com/news/local/Motorcyclist-on-I-5-opens-fires-at-Tukwila-cops-gets-away-323096691.html By KOMO Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/Motorcyclist-on-I-5-opens-fires-at-Tukwila-cops-gets-away-323096691.html Thu, 27 Aug 2015 08:59:13 -0700 2015-08-27T08:59:13-07:00 2015-08-27T18:58:48-07:00 Documents: Winds shifted minutes before firefighters killed http://www.katu.com/news/local/Documents-Winds-shifted-minutes-before-firefighters-killed-323083431.html By REBECCA BOONE, Associated Press http://www.katu.com/news/local/Documents-Winds-shifted-minutes-before-firefighters-killed-323083431.html Thu, 27 Aug 2015 11:57:52 -0700 2015-08-27T11:57:52-07:00 Man accused of raping woman while impersonating cop, police say http://www.katu.com/news/local/Man-accused-of-raping-woman-while-impersonating-cop-police-say-323123031.html By KATU.com Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/Man-accused-of-raping-woman-while-impersonating-cop-police-say-323123031.html Thu, 27 Aug 2015 11:49:09 -0700 2015-08-27T11:49:09-07:00 2015-08-27T11:52:40-07:00 Student's haircuts come with advice: 'Education, for a better life' http://www.katu.com/news/local/Students-haircuts-come-with-advice-Education-for-a-better-life-Tes-Barbershop-Portland-323101511.html By Ian Parker and KATU.com Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/Students-haircuts-come-with-advice-Education-for-a-better-life-Tes-Barbershop-Portland-323101511.html Thu, 27 Aug 2015 10:19:12 -0700 2015-08-27T10:19:12-07:00 Police seek arsonist behind early morning fires in Gresham http://www.katu.com/news/local/Police-seek-arsonist-behind-early-morning-fires-in-Gresham-323107601.html By KATU.com Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/Police-seek-arsonist-behind-early-morning-fires-in-Gresham-323107601.html Thu, 27 Aug 2015 09:56:07 -0700 2015-08-27T09:56:07-07:00 St. Mary's board votes to add 'sexual orientation' to equal employment policy http://www.katu.com/news/local/St-Marys-board-votes-to-add-sexual-orientation-to-employment-policy-323045981.html By KATU.com Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/St-Marys-board-votes-to-add-sexual-orientation-to-employment-policy-323045981.html Wed, 26 Aug 2015 21:20:58 -0700 2015-08-26T21:20:58-07:00 2015-08-26T23:57:24-07:00 Fired reporter kills 2 former co-workers on live TV http://www.katu.com/news/local/Reporter-cameraman-shot-during-live-broadcast-in-Virginia-322947231.html By STEVE HELBER, PAM RAMSEY and JONATHAN DREW, Associated Press http://www.katu.com/news/local/Reporter-cameraman-shot-during-live-broadcast-in-Virginia-322947231.html Wed, 26 Aug 2015 06:38:30 -0700 2015-08-26T06:38:30-07:00 2015-08-26T18:08:39-07:00 Death of paddle boarder underscores dangerous Gorge conditions http://www.katu.com/news/local/Death-of-paddleboarder-underscore-dangerous-Gorge-conditions-323049491.html By Stephen Mayer, KATU News http://www.katu.com/news/local/Death-of-paddleboarder-underscore-dangerous-Gorge-conditions-323049491.html Wed, 26 Aug 2015 23:06:32 -0700 2015-08-26T23:06:32-07:00 2015-08-26T23:25:18-07:00 Owner of swimming, hiking cat: 'We think he might be part dog' http://www.katu.com/news/local/Owner-of-swimming-hiking-cat-We-think-he-might-be-part-dog-323034021.html By Michelle Esteban http://www.katu.com/news/local/Owner-of-swimming-hiking-cat-We-think-he-might-be-part-dog-323034021.html Thu, 27 Aug 2015 08:46:11 -0700 2015-08-27T08:46:11-07:00 2015-08-27T17:57:26-07:00 Woman dead after car crashes into tree http://www.katu.com/news/local/Woman-dead-after-car-crashes-into-tree-323049201.html By KATU.com Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/Woman-dead-after-car-crashes-into-tree-323049201.html Wed, 26 Aug 2015 22:38:14 -0700 2015-08-26T22:38:14-07:00 2015-08-27T12:10:41-07:00 Car crashes into restaurant while cop having dinner, driver arrested http://www.katu.com/news/local/Car-crashes-into-restaurant-while-cop-having-dinner-driver-arrested-323048691.html By KATU.com Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/Car-crashes-into-restaurant-while-cop-having-dinner-driver-arrested-323048691.html Wed, 26 Aug 2015 22:17:20 -0700 2015-08-26T22:17:20-07:00 2015-08-27T10:54:25-07:00 Missing paddle boarder's body pulled from Columbia River http://www.katu.com/news/local/Missing-paddle-boarders-body-pulled-from-Columbia-River-andres-palumbo-323012431.html By KATU.com Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/Missing-paddle-boarders-body-pulled-from-Columbia-River-andres-palumbo-323012431.html Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:58:32 -0700 2015-08-26T14:58:32-07:00