Local & Regional

Local Judge won't stop water for Klamath salmon Judge won't stop water for Klamath salmon
A federal judge has denied a request by irrigation suppliers in California's Central Valley to stop emergency water releases intended to help salmon hundreds of miles away in the Klamath Basin survive the drought.
Local 2 plead guilty to murder in police informant killing 2 plead guilty to murder in police informant killing
Prosecutors in Polk County, Oregon, say two men have pleaded guilty to murder and been sentenced to life in prison for their roles in the kidnapping and killing of a police informant last December.
Local Oregon close to triggering 'kicker' rebates Oregon close to triggering 'kicker' rebates
For the third time this year, economists revised their revenue forecast upward, leaving it just $27 million shy of the kicker threshold.
Local Police: Man violates custody order, could be leaving U.S. with 4 children Police: Man violates custody order, could be leaving U.S. with 4 children
Officers said they are looking for a man who may be taking his four children from their mother, who has custody in Eugene. Police said Torata Tanaka, 40, could be taking two girls, ages 10 and 3, and two boys, ages 8 and 6, to Canada or possibly back to his native country of Japan.