Local & Regional

Local Judge: Cave Junction can ban medical pot dispensaries
A judge in the heart of southwestern Oregon's marijuana country has ruled that the city of Cave Junction has the power to ban medical marijuana dispensaries outright, not just declare a moratorium.
Local California man arrested; Oregon teen goes home
An Oregon teenager has been returned to her family after police found her in the San Francisco Bay Area with a 41-year-old man she'd met online in a chat room.
Local Man blamed for 2 Ore. bank robberies in 1 day
An FBI spokeswoman says law enforcement officers believe the same man robbed two Willamette Valley bank branches Thursday — one in Salem and one in Eugene.
Local Cover Oregon: Tax credit error affects thousands Cover Oregon: Tax credit error affects thousands
Officials with Oregon's troubled health insurance exchange say thousands of Oregonians could owe money to the federal government because they were given tax credits that were too large — not hundreds as previously reported.
Local Man found naked, bleeding, dies. Was it an accident or a crime?  Man found naked, bleeding, dies. Was it an accident or a crime? (Video)
Thirty-eight-old Cougar Burleigh visiting from Olympia, Washington died after he was found naked and unconscious near the Burnside Bridge early Sunday morning. Police say there is no evidence of a crime, but his friends and family say investigators can't prove his death was an accident.
Local Monsanto gives $2.5 million against GMO labeling Monsanto gives $2.5 million against GMO labeling
Biotechnology giant Monsanto is ramping up its spending toward trying to defeat a November ballot measure that would require labeling of genetically modified foods in Orego
Local Renton high school student sues over F-grade Renton high school student sues over F-grade
A Renton high school student accused of cheating on a test is suing the school district over the F-grade she was given for chemistry last year.