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Date registered: April 24, 2012

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  1. Ferguson Officer Shot — September 28, 2014
  2. Student Protests in Hong Kong — September 28, 2014
  3. OSP Seeks Help, Fatal Hit & Run — September 28, 2014
  4. Oregon Gubernatorial Debate In Eugene — September 27, 2014
  5. Coach Arrested On Child Sex Abuse Charge — September 27, 2014

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Ferguson Officer Shot

(CNN) — A Ferguson, Missouri, police officer was shot Saturday evening. The state emergency agency communications director says the officer’s injury is not life threatening and the shooter is still being sought. Police say the officer was shot in the arm while checking the Ferguson community center. Tensions heated up in the town Thursday after … Continue reading »

Student Protests in Hong Kong

HONG KONG (CNN) — After a day of tense protests in Hong Kong in which at least 34 people were injured, organizers called on tens of thousands of pro-democracy demonstrators in the Chinese territory to head home late Sunday. But as Sunday became early Monday, it appeared many of the protesters were set to continue … Continue reading »

OSP Seeks Help, Fatal Hit & Run

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. – A man was found dead in the middle of the road Saturday night after an apparent hit and run, east of Cottage Grove. Oregon State Police is reaching out to the public, hoping someone can help them figure out who was driving when the pedestrian was hit. Police say someone found … Continue reading »

Oregon Gubernatorial Debate In Eugene

EUGENE, Ore. — Oregon voters had a chance to hear from five of the six candidates for governor Saturday in Eugene. The Gubernatorial candidates forum was as part of the League of Oregon Cities 89th conference. This comes after a debate in Sunriver Friday between Governor John Kitzhaber and State Representative Dennis Richardson. Saturday’s debate … Continue reading »

Coach Arrested On Child Sex Abuse Charge

(CNN) — A former school football and wrestling coach is now facing child sexual abuse charges. Police say they’ve identified at least eight victims in two states: Oregon and Washington. Kenneth Carroll appeared before a judge by video after he was captured in Montana and extradited to Oregon. According to the Clackamas County District Attorney’s … Continue reading »

National Drug Take Back Day

MEDFORD, Ore. — Local law enforcement are taking part in National Drug Take Back Day on Saturday. Jackson County Sheriff’s Office will have drop boxes from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at their main location at 5179 Crater Lake Highway for unwanted, expired, or unused medications. Items that can be dropped off include prescriptions, over … Continue reading »

Final Update for Happy Camp Complex

HAPPY CAMP, Calif. — The Happy Camp Complex, which has burned 132,733 acres, is now nearly completely contained. Current containment of the complex is at 97%. In their last official update Saturday, fire officials report fire crews and engines that remain are working with Siskiyou County Roads Department to clear what they call “danger trees” from … Continue reading »

600 Flights Cancelled Saturday

(CNN) — More flight delays and cancellations for thousands of travelers. A fire at a major air traffic control center outside Chicago on Friday triggered a ripple effect of flight cancellations across the country. The FAA is still working to get all planes back in the air. Chicago’s O’Hare Airport canceled more than 600 flights … Continue reading »

Man Beheads Co-Worker in Oklahoma

By Martin Savidge (CNN) — An Oklahoma employee who was just fired storms back into the office and beheads a co-worker. Police say a knife wielding man stormed the offices of Vaughan Foods in Moore on Friday, killing the first person he saw, 54 year old Colleen Hufford, and cutting off her head. According to … Continue reading »

Motor Home Fire Investigation

EUGENE, Ore.– Eugene-Springfield firefighters responded to a motor home fire in Eugene. It happened on the 3000 block of Firwood Way at 5:10am Friday. Flames engulfed the motor home and spread to surrounding trees, vegetation, and a fence. Fortunately, firefighters knocked it out before flames could spread to nearby homes. The fire department says the … Continue reading »

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