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Local Teen killed on train tracks near Gervais Teen killed on train tracks near Gervais (Video)
A Woodburn family is trying to understand why their teenage son was hit and killed by a train five miles from his school where his mom was supposed to pick him up. Police said they’ve discovered the boy had walked on the same tracks before.
Local UO task force recommends 23 ways to prevent sexual violence UO task force recommends 23 ways to prevent sexual violence
The Task Force to Address Sexual Violence and Survivor Support wants to immediately suspend plans to expand Fraternity and Sorority Life, saying the Greek system and athletics are where multiple studies show a prevalence of sexual violence.
Local Haunted house scams customers Haunted house scams customers (Video)
Looking for a fright? Many haunted houses in our area are up and running this week, but the Problem Solvers discover one attraction that is more illusion than reality.
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.