Animal rights groups have filed a lawsuit seeking to stop a coyote-killing contest scheduled for this weekend in sparsely populated southeast Oregon.
The Animal Legal Defense Fund contends the annual event violates state gambling laws. The group and its co-plaintiffs will ask for a temporary restraining order at a Friday court hearing in Burns.Read More »
A bill to maintain Oregon's state liquor monopoly but allow sales in large grocery stores has some legislators worried.
The measure comes from the Oregon Liquor Control Commission. It's billed as a hybrid that doesn't go as far the privatization that grocery chains want.Read More »
Central Point Police are looking for a man who robbed the Holiday Inn express early this morning. A man in his early 20’s is said to have displayed what looked like a firearm in the hotel lobby and demanded money. He then fled on foot from the motel. No one was injured in the robbery at 2:30 in the morning.Read More »
Brian DiCarlo says he never thought about keeping the $40,000 he found in an envelope in a grocery store parking lot.
DiCarlo told KPTV (http://bit.ly/KlnBqN ) he knew whoever lost it must be frantic.
He called the Clackamas County sheriff's office Friday and deputies returned the money to 71-year-old Sharon Davis of Portland.Read More »