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Local More than a predator: Studys finds invasive lionfish are 'terminators' More than a predator: Studys finds invasive lionfish are 'terminators' (Photo Gallery)
New research on the predatory nature of red lionfish, the invasive Pacific Ocean species that is decimating native fish populations in parts of the Caribbean Sea and Atlantic Ocean, seems to indicate that lionfish are not just a predator, but more like the “terminator” of movie fame.
Local Flat fee for student's school supplies: 'Anyone can use them that needs them' Flat fee for student's school supplies: 'Anyone can use them that needs them' (Audio)
The new school year is right around the corner, and families are making the mad dash to the school supply section of retail stores across the nation.

Families at Danebo Elementary will not be among those fighting for the last pack of pink pearl erasers, as the school adopted a universal school supplies fee five years ago.

They charge $20 bucks per student, which covers all the school supplies that student will need for the year.

Several families were reluctant to accept the fee the first year it was implemented - but now almost all the families love it.

Photos: The 2015 Sea Gals Calendar Unveiling

Photos: The 2015 Sea Gals Calendar Unveiling
The Seattle Sea Gals released their 2015 Sea Gals calendar at the Triple Door in Downtown Seattle. With hundreds of people in attendance, fans packed the venue to see the 32 girls on the squad that appear in the calendar. (Joshua Lewis / Seattle Refined)

The Seattle Sea Gals released their 2015 Sea Gals calendar at the Triple Door in Downtown Seattle.

Escaped inmate back in custody

Escaped inmate back in custody
Mill Creek Correctional Facility inmate Jerry Teixeira (top left) went missing Saturday and State Police believe Lacy Evans (bottom left) helped him drive away. (Photos from Oregon State Police)

An inmate who walked away from Mill Creek Correctional Facility in Salem on Saturday is now in custody at the Marion County Correctional Facility, the Department of Corrections said.

Girl reunited with family 10 years after tsunami

Girl reunited with family 10 years after tsunami »Play Video
An Indonesian girl -- feared dead when she was swept away by the 2004 tsunami is reunited with her family almost a decade later. Jannah, named Winni by her adoptive grandmother, was spotted on the streets by a family member. Aryadita Utama reports.

Kurt Cobain's daughter sends support to Robin Williams' daughter

Kurt Cobain's daughter sends support to Robin Williams' daughter
Zelda Williams (WENN photo)
Kurt Cobain's daughter Frances Bean has offered words of support to actress Zelda Williams following the death of her father Robin Williams on Monday.

Follow Your Heart Action Network visits Eugene

Follow Your Heart Action Network visits Eugene »Play Video

Curtis Reliford started the organization Follow Your Heart Action Network to donate items to the Hopi Reservation.

Reliford, of Santa Cruz, Calif., was in Eugene on Tuesday collecting items from a woman whose husband passed away.

Reliford said giving to others is a great way to make the world a better place.

Police vs. kids dance-off in the street

Police vs. kids dance-off in the street »Play Video
Some teens in Kansas City had a run in with cops, but it's not what you think. Add officers and some good moves, and you have a dance off. Cynthia Newsome has the story.

Missing and endangered Bremerton teen found safe in Kelso

Missing and endangered Bremerton teen found safe in Kelso
A surveillance photo from southern Washington on Sunday. Detectives said Ariel Luddington appears to have cut her hair, removed her eye glasses and removed the bandage around the Vein Pick/Port in her right arm.

Two runaway teenagers missing since at least late Thursday night have been found in Kelso, Washington, the Bremerton Police Department said late Tuesday night.

Senior Center in Veneta seeks more volunteers

Senior Center in Veneta seeks more volunteers »Play Video
The Fern Ridge Service Center

The Fern Ridge Service Center caters to the senior community.

They provide meals throughout the week, and anyone 60 and older is welcome.

The operations manager said the service is important because they monitor what they seniors eat.

"If they're diabetic, they have a certain meal which they can get here," said Lois Riha. "If they have salt problems or need extra vegetables in their food, we can get that all arranged."

Providing the service requires volunteers, she said - and they always need more.

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McMinnville man who vanished on 2013 trip to Coos County still missing

McMinnville man who vanished on 2013 trip to Coos County still missing »Play Video
Have you seen him?

In July 2013, 25-year-old Zachary Porter of McMinville traveled to North Bend to sell a motorcycle.

He sent family members a text saying he had arrived safely, but no one has seen or heard from him since.