Oregon state AP news
Cold blamed for Eagle Point sewage spill
10 Dec. 201310:12 AM ET
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Cold temperatures are blamed for causing a pump to fail at a Rogue Valley Sewer Services pump station in Eagle Point.
Tight end suspended after Oregon snowball fight
10 Dec. 201310:05 AM ET
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon tight end Pharaoh Brown has been suspended for the Ducks' upcoming bowl game because of his role in an on-campus snowball fight that got out of hand.
Cold weather impacts felt in Oregon, SW Washington
10 Dec. 20139:51 AM ET
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Overnight snow and freezing drizzle continue to cause problems for drivers Tuesday morning in the Portland-Vancouver area, but forecasters say the cold temperatures should moderate this week.
10 Dec. 20131:10 AM ET
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — These Oregon lotteries were drawn Monday:
Ore.: 3 kids fall through pond ice, climb out
10 Dec. 201312:30 AM ET
MILWAUKIE, Ore. (AP) — A fire department spokesman says three kids playing near a Milwaukie-area wetland fell through the ice of a frozen pond but were able to climb out of the water before rescue crews arrived.
Power outage in downtown Portland
9 Dec. 201310:19 PM ET
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland General Electric says it expects a power outage that still affects eight blocks in Portland's downtown core to last until at least midday Tuesday.
Plumbing problem at Ore. prison
9 Dec. 20139:16 PM ET
WILSONVILLE, Ore. (AP) — Oregon Corrections Department officials have brought in portable toilets for the approximately 1,700 women inmates at a Wilsonville prison after the facility's sewage treatment system stopped working.
Washington state AP news
Gold coin dropped in Spokane red kettle
10 Dec. 20138:45 AM ET
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A donor dropped a 1-ounce gold coin wrapped in a $100 bill into a Salvation Army red kettle over the weekend in Spokane.
Aberdeen hit-and-run victim struck by van
10 Dec. 20138:42 AM ET
ABERDEEN, Wash. (AP) — Investigators have determined that the woman killed by a hit-and-run driver near Aberdeen was struck by a Chevrolet van commonly used as a work vehicle. It could be from the 2003 to 2011 model years when the body style was the same.
Yakima woman killed by carbon monoxide
10 Dec. 20138:37 AM ET
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — The autopsy on a woman found dead Saturday in a fire at her home in Yakima showed she died of carbon monoxide.
No significant snow forecast for W. Washington
10 Dec. 20138:08 AM ET
SEATTLE (AP) — The National Weather Service says temperatures are moderating in Washington Tuesday without the snow that some had feared for the morning commute in the Puget Sound area.
Seattle tunnel-boring machine stuck
10 Dec. 201312:55 AM ET
SEATTLE (AP) — The giant machine boring a highway tunnel under downtown Seattle is stopped in its tracks and officials are trying to figure out why.
Guilty plea in fatal New Year's crash in Wash.
10 Dec. 201312:00 AM ET
SEATTLE (AP) — King County prosecutors say a 19-year-old man has pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide in the death of a North Bend, Wash., woman who was hit by a pickup truck as she walked along a road early on New Year's morning.
9 Dec. 201311:46 PM ET
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — These Washington lotteries were drawn Monday:
Man shot in Ryderwood, Wash., roommate arrested
9 Dec. 201311:22 PM ET
KELSO, Wash. (AP) — The Cowlitz County sheriff's office says a 69-year-old man was wounded in a shooting early Monday at a house in the southwest Washington community of Ryderwood.
2 hurt in Sultan, Wash., house fire
9 Dec. 201311:09 PM ET
SULTAN, Wash. (AP) — A fire chief says two people were injured when a house in the Snohomish County community of Sultan caught fire.