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Local Everyday Heroes: Saved from a scam Everyday Heroes: Saved from a scam(Video)
Vira Peters was the latest target of the "grandparent scam" – a scammer calls pretending to be a grandkid and gets a loving grandparent to send them thousands of dollars. But Vira didn't end up sending those scammers anything thanks to Allison Darnell and the Sherwood Home Depot.
Local Oregon considers selling forest to benefit schools Oregon considers selling forest to benefit schools
The state of Oregon will consider selling the whole Elliott State Forest, where legal battles over logging and protections for threatened species have reduced revenues for schools.
Local Washington 911 outage leaves woman facing intruder Washington 911 outage leaves woman facing intruder
Dispatchers who couldn't answer the 911 call of a Washington woman facing an intruder are deeply troubled by the statewide system failure but relieved she wasn't injured, the dispatch center's executive director said Friday.