KATU.com - Local & Regional http://www.katu.com/news/local en-us KATU.com Thu, 02 Jul 2015 00:58:09 -0700 Thu, 02 Jul 2015 00:58:09 -0700 10 No chance of a fireworks ban in Vancouver or Clark County http://www.katu.com/news/investigators/No-chance-of-a-fireworks-ban-in-Vancouver-or-Clark-County-311390321.html By Hillary Lake, On Your Side Investigator http://www.katu.com/news/investigators/No-chance-of-a-fireworks-ban-in-Vancouver-or-Clark-County-311390321.html Thu, 02 Jul 2015 00:40:05 -0700 2015-07-02T00:40:05-07:00 2 killed in helicopter crash outside Newberg http://www.katu.com/news/local/Helicopter-crashes-starts-fire-outside-Newberg-311380561.html By KATU.com Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/Helicopter-crashes-starts-fire-outside-Newberg-311380561.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 23:03:12 -0700 2015-07-01T23:03:12-07:00 2015-07-02T00:33:54-07:00 Woman rigs up backyard to keep coyotes out http://www.katu.com/news/local/Woman-rigs-up-backyard-to-keep-coyotes-out-311375021.html By Stephen Mayer, KATU News http://www.katu.com/news/local/Woman-rigs-up-backyard-to-keep-coyotes-out-311375021.html Thu, 02 Jul 2015 00:05:11 -0700 2015-07-02T00:05:11-07:00 How to set off fireworks in Portland & Multnomah County http://www.katu.com/news/problemsolver/How-to-set-off-fireworks-in-Portland--Multnomah-County-311352431.html By Kerry Tomlinson, KATU Problem Solvers http://www.katu.com/news/problemsolver/How-to-set-off-fireworks-in-Portland--Multnomah-County-311352431.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 21:17:00 -0700 2015-07-01T21:17:00-07:00 Business seeks to grow with free pot seed handout http://www.katu.com/news/local/Stoney-Girl-Gardens-seeks-to-grow-with-free-pot-seed-handout-311361241.html By Reed Andrews, KATU News http://www.katu.com/news/local/Stoney-Girl-Gardens-seeks-to-grow-with-free-pot-seed-handout-311361241.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 20:42:38 -0700 2015-07-01T20:42:38-07:00 4 children to face charges in Civic Stadium fire http://www.katu.com/news/local/4-children-to-faces-charges-in-Civic-Stadium-fire-311341641.html By KATU.com Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/4-children-to-faces-charges-in-Civic-Stadium-fire-311341641.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 18:41:26 -0700 2015-07-01T18:41:26-07:00 2015-07-02T00:56:52-07:00 Oregon Senators pass bill tracking toxic chemicals in toys http://www.katu.com/politics/Oregon-Senators-pass-bill-tracking-toxic-chemicals-in-toys-311333661.html By SHEILA V KUMAR, Associated Press http://www.katu.com/politics/Oregon-Senators-pass-bill-tracking-toxic-chemicals-in-toys-311333661.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 17:50:28 -0700 2015-07-01T17:50:28-07:00 2015-07-01T19:53:36-07:00 Celebratory pot smoking at Burnside Burn goes uncited http://www.katu.com/news/local/Celebratory-pot-smoking-at-Burnside-Burn-goes-uncited-marijuana-weed-pdx-311333291.html By Reed Andrews, KATU News http://www.katu.com/news/local/Celebratory-pot-smoking-at-Burnside-Burn-goes-uncited-marijuana-weed-pdx-311333291.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 17:48:38 -0700 2015-07-01T17:48:38-07:00 OHSU celebrates $1 billion raised for cancer research http://www.katu.com/news/local/OHSU-celebrates-1-billion-raised-for-cancer-research-311323351.html By KATU News http://www.katu.com/news/local/OHSU-celebrates-1-billion-raised-for-cancer-research-311323351.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 17:39:04 -0700 2015-07-01T17:39:04-07:00 Astoria Column closed for repairs through summer http://www.katu.com/news/local/Astoria-Column-closed-for-repairs-through-summer-311319271.html By DERRICK DEPLEDGE, The Daily Astorian http://www.katu.com/news/local/Astoria-Column-closed-for-repairs-through-summer-311319271.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:24:48 -0700 2015-07-01T16:24:48-07:00 Man pleads guilty in homicide near Portland Mission http://www.katu.com/news/local/Man-pleads-guilty-in-homicide-near-Portland-Mission-robert-browne-cougar-burleigh-311317711.html By KATU.com Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/Man-pleads-guilty-in-homicide-near-Portland-Mission-robert-browne-cougar-burleigh-311317711.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:16:41 -0700 2015-07-01T16:16:41-07:00 Oregon lawmakers advance tax credit extensions http://www.katu.com/politics/Oregon-lawmakers-advance-tax-credit-extensions-311312781.html By JONATHAN J. COOPER, Associated Press http://www.katu.com/politics/Oregon-lawmakers-advance-tax-credit-extensions-311312781.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 15:49:17 -0700 2015-07-01T15:49:17-07:00 2015-07-01T18:14:49-07:00 Oregon judge denies bail for Journey drummer accused of rape http://www.katu.com/news/local/Oregon-judge-denies-bail-for-Journey-drummer-accused-of-rape-311299991.html By SHEILA V KUMAR, Associated Press http://www.katu.com/news/local/Oregon-judge-denies-bail-for-Journey-drummer-accused-of-rape-311299991.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:43:39 -0700 2015-07-01T14:43:39-07:00 2015-07-01T15:47:50-07:00 New Multnomah Co. burn ban allows fireworks - for now http://www.katu.com/news/local/Portland-burn-ban-could-include-fireworks-for-the-Fourth-311270491.html By KATU.com Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/Portland-burn-ban-could-include-fireworks-for-the-Fourth-311270491.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:24:29 -0700 2015-07-01T12:24:29-07:00 2015-07-01T20:45:33-07:00 Armed man with underwear covering face robs Plaid Pantries http://www.katu.com/news/local/Armed-man-with-underwear-covering-face-robs-Beaverton-Plaid-Pantries-311263531.html By KATU.com Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/Armed-man-with-underwear-covering-face-robs-Beaverton-Plaid-Pantries-311263531.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:46:26 -0700 2015-07-01T11:46:26-07:00 Sheriff: Destructive Wenatchee wildfire was human-caused http://www.katu.com/news/local/Sheriff-Destructive-Wenatchee-wildfire-was-human-caused-311250171.html By Associated Press http://www.katu.com/news/local/Sheriff-Destructive-Wenatchee-wildfire-was-human-caused-311250171.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:09:07 -0700 2015-07-01T11:09:07-07:00 2015-07-01T12:12:38-07:00 'It was like doomsday': Dozens flee new Central Wash. wildfire http://www.katu.com/news/local/Level-3-Evacuations-near-Quincy-after-311177901.html By Associated Press and KOMO Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/Level-3-Evacuations-near-Quincy-after-311177901.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:08:33 -0700 2015-07-01T11:08:33-07:00 Man shot, killed by deputy after fleeing traffic stop in McMinnville http://www.katu.com/news/local/Police-investigating-reports-of-shots-fired-at-McMinnville-auto-dealer-311247831.html By KATU.com Staff and Emily Sinovic, KATU News http://www.katu.com/news/local/Police-investigating-reports-of-shots-fired-at-McMinnville-auto-dealer-311247831.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:29:26 -0700 2015-07-01T10:29:26-07:00 2015-07-01T18:26:16-07:00 AP Source: Trail Blazers give Aminu 4 years, $30 million http://www.katu.com/news/local/AP-Source-Trail-Blazers-give-Aminu-4-years-30-million-311246211.html By JON KRAWCZYNSKI, AP Basketball Writer http://www.katu.com/news/local/AP-Source-Trail-Blazers-give-Aminu-4-years-30-million-311246211.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:20:59 -0700 2015-07-01T10:20:59-07:00 2015-07-01T10:26:29-07:00 Man dies of ‘homicidal violence,’ body moved to field in Clark Co. http://www.katu.com/news/local/Man-dies-of-homicidal-violence-body-moved-found-dead-by-loggers-near-Ridgefield-Clark-Co-311238221.html By KATU.com Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/Man-dies-of-homicidal-violence-body-moved-found-dead-by-loggers-near-Ridgefield-Clark-Co-311238221.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 09:47:02 -0700 2015-07-01T09:47:02-07:00 2015-07-01T17:24:16-07:00 Workers find centuries-old artifacts under Seattle bridge http://www.katu.com/news/local/Workers-unearth-centuries-old-artifacts-under-Seattle-bridge-311073811.html By Lindsay Cohen http://www.katu.com/news/local/Workers-unearth-centuries-old-artifacts-under-Seattle-bridge-311073811.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 09:29:44 -0700 2015-07-01T09:29:44-07:00 2015-07-01T12:40:30-07:00 Police: Man records co-workers in optometrist's bathroom http://www.katu.com/news/local/Eyes-on-Broadway-optometrist-office-employee-charged-with-hiding-cell-phone-recording-in-bathroom-311230091.html By KATU.com Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/Eyes-on-Broadway-optometrist-office-employee-charged-with-hiding-cell-phone-recording-in-bathroom-311230091.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 09:10:20 -0700 2015-07-01T09:10:20-07:00 2015-07-01T15:45:40-07:00 Coast Guard rescues 2 fishermen on Oregon coast http://www.katu.com/news/local/Coast-Guard-rescues-2-fishermen-on-Oregon-coast-311215711.html By Associated Press http://www.katu.com/news/local/Coast-Guard-rescues-2-fishermen-on-Oregon-coast-311215711.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:15:24 -0700 2015-07-01T08:15:24-07:00 WSP: Suspected drunk driver crashes into trooper on I-5 http://www.katu.com/news/local/WSP-Suspected-drunk-driver-crashes-into-trooper-on-I-5-311111801.html By KOMO Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/WSP-Suspected-drunk-driver-crashes-into-trooper-on-I-5-311111801.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 05:44:04 -0700 2015-07-01T05:44:04-07:00 Bill would create special license plates for Trail Blazers http://www.katu.com/news/local/Bill-would-create-special-license-plates-for-Trail-Blazers-311181851.html By Associated Press http://www.katu.com/news/local/Bill-would-create-special-license-plates-for-Trail-Blazers-311181851.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 05:36:23 -0700 2015-07-01T05:36:23-07:00 2015-07-01T10:04:54-07:00