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Rape victims push for a longer window to press charges

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The Oregon House recently passed a bill that would extend the time limit to press charges against a sexual attacker from 6 years to 12 years. However, one rape survivor argues it needs to be raised to 20 years.

Federal Judge dimisses Newport Fishermen's Wives lawsuit

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A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit brought forth by The Newport Fishermen’s Wives against the U.S. Coast Guard over the air station’s possible closure.

Driver who hit, killed kids may still face traffic citations, civil litigation

Driver who hit, killed kids may still face traffic citations, civil litigation

The driver who ran a red light before hitting and killing 3 children in a crosswalk won't face criminal charges, the county prosecutor said Monday.

The job of whether Larry LaThorpe will face any traffic citations rests with the city prosecutor.

And a private attorney for the family calls the legal system's response to the crash a "loophole."

Open house Wednesday on Beltline project

Open house Wednesday on Beltline project

Change is coming to the stretch of Beltline between Interstate 5 and Coburg Road.

The public is invited to an open house to learn more about what the Oregon DOT calls the I-5/Beltline Unit 4 project.

Suspect jumps fence near river, triggers water rescue response

Suspect jumps fence near river, triggers water rescue response
Police, medics and water rescue crews scrambled to respond.

A suspicious person poking around a riverfront hotel jumped a fence and appeared to be in the river Tuesday morning.