An Oregon public health physician says four children in the state have been confirmed as having contracted a severe strain of enterovirus. Three of them were in Multnomah County and the other was in central Oregon's Deschutes County.
The Oregonian reports (http://is.gd/KHpOzk) the Oregon Health Authority's Dr.Read More »
The Weather Service says dangerous sneaker waves are possible this weekend on the coast of Oregon and southwest Washington.
Waves as high as 18 feet could unexpectedly reach farther up the beach than expected or knock people off jetties and rocks.
The Weather Service says people at the beach shouldn't turn their back on the surf.
Seven students from Douglas High School in Winston were treated at a hospital Thursday for overdosing on drugs one of them brought from home.
Police tell KVAL (http://bit.ly/1thKvEZ ) the seven boys took a mixture of cough syrup, sleeping pills and seizure medication.
Fire department emergency crews responded to the school.Read More »
Thursday afternoon the Jackson County Sheriff's Department reported that Shawn May was located in Sweet Home, Oregon. Further details are not available, though authorities say Shawn is in good condition and has no medical needs.
May was reported missing last weekend by his girlfriend. He told her in a phone call that he planned to return home from eastern Jackson County via back roads.Read More »