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Local UO employee tells co-workers she lost job; spokesperson says otherwise (New) UO employee tells co-workers she lost job; spokesperson says otherwise (Video)
Karen Stokes, executive assistant to the director of the student counseling center at the University of Oregon, sent an email to her co-workers on Thursday claiming she got fired for criticizing the University for accessing counseling records of the woman who accused 3 Duck basketball players of raping her.

A University spokesperson said that isn't true.

Windy, rainy Portland weather: Uprooted trees, down power lines, landslides

Windy, rainy Portland weather: Uprooted trees, down power lines, landslides
Our reporter Cory Marshall was on scene of a landslide in the West Hills of Portland on Sunday, March 15. (Cory Marshall/KATU News)

It's windy and rainy outside today here in Portland. There are reports of down trees, power lines and even a landslide after last night's storm. 

 

Photos: Incredible cars shine at Boise Roadster Show

Photos: Incredible cars shine at Boise Roadster Show
The 43rd annual Boise Roadster Show is underway at Expo Idaho highlighting some of the Treasure Valley's sweetest classic cars and roadsters. The event runs through the weekend. Photo by JERRY MANTER/KBOI2.com
The 43rd annual Boise Roadster Show is underway at Expo Idaho highlighting some of the Treasure Valley's sweetest classic cars and roadsters

Ducks win home opener with no-hitter over Beavers

Ducks win home opener with no-hitter over Beavers
Cheridan Hawkins led the Ducks to a 10-0 win against the Oregon State Beavers at Howe Field Friday afternoon. Kianna Cabuco, Oregon News Lab

Cheridan Hawkins threw a no-hitter as the No. 2-ranked Oregon softball team beat Oregon State in its home opener at Howe Field, 10-0 in five innings.

Marcus Mariota at Oregon Pro Day

Marcus Mariota at Oregon Pro Day

Police: Woman on fire crashes burning car, jumps off bridge

Police: Woman on fire crashes burning car, jumps off bridge »Play Video

A woman reported missing on Tuesday crashed her burning car on the Washington-Jefferson Bridge, exited the car engulfed in flames and jumped off the bridge 40 feet to the ground below Thursday, police said.

A second person suffered unknown injuries, hit by falling debris from the car or bridge.

This is a developing story. Watch #LiveOnKMTR for more on this story

5th UO student diagnosed with meningococcemia; vaccine available

5th UO student diagnosed with meningococcemia; vaccine available
Students potentially exposed to the bacteria can take preventative antibiotics. Two vaccines for this strain are newly approved by the FDA

A fifth University of Oregon student tested positive Thursday for a contagious and potentially deadly bacterial infection.