Marianne Ballance was diagnosed with severe arthritis after she served as a corpsman in the Vietnam War. She also suffers from chronic depression and panic attacks.
Thanks to a Kaiser-Permanente study, the veteran was granted a service dog to help her with her ailments.
Agencies form across the county closed down the area around Highway 99 and Quincy Avenue at around 8:20 p.m. after getting reports that shots were fired near the train tracks near Quincy Ave and South 6th Street.
With the area under a red flag warning, crews are on the lookout for more potential fires.
Fire officials said there is the potential for lightning in the umpqua basin until 11 o'clock Monday, and the expected winds could cause new fires to grow rapidly.
The police chief is on paid leave while the city responds to formal complaints from the union representing the city's police officers.
The College of Pharmacy and Health Centers have teamed up to operate the full-service pharmacy, which will be available only to Health Centers clients and will be operated by College of Pharmacy faculty, staff and students.
Albertsons stores in Oregon may have been subject to a data breach, the grocery chain's parent company says.
So far, there is no evidence credit and debit cardholder data was stolen or has been misused.
The driver of a bus hit by a dump truck last December now faces charges in the death of an 11-year-old boy.
Debra Boatwright was charged with misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter for the crash.
Search and rescue crews from across southwest Oregon are en route to an active rescue operation for an insulin-dependent diabetic man who got lost in the woods picking mushrooms Sunday.
A forest fire west of Waldo Lake prompted the Willamette National Forest to implement an emergency closure affecting several trails.
Mercy Medical Center doors remain locked after a bomb threat Monday morning.
Officials from the National Weather Service found that the unusually warm overnight temperatures have boosted the average daily temperatures, making the summer of 2014 one of the warmest on record.