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National & World Godzilla El Nino vs. the blob: 'The mighty Godzilla will prevail' (New) Godzilla El Nino vs. the blob: 'The mighty Godzilla will prevail'
Two weather entities have been battling it out for media attention of late: The warm 'blob' of water in the Pacific Ocean largely blamed for our year-plus long of warmer temperatures in the Northwest, and a budding El Niño of super strength that has been given a variety of monikers, from "Bruce Lee" El Niño to "Godzilla" El Niño.

Coach Gary Andersen prepares to face off against familiar faces

Coach Gary Andersen prepares to face off against familiar faces »Play Video

Beavers’ Head Coach Gary Andersen expects to see some familiar faces in the coming week as he gets ready to host Weber State from Ogden, Utah.

Back to School: Avoiding concussions in high school football

Back to School: Avoiding concussions in high school football »Play Video

The Friday night lights will be shining on fields across Oregon this week as football season officially kicks off. But the sport is seeing some changes this year in an effort to keep players safe in practice and during the games.

Supporters from both sides flock to courthouse where clerk denies gay marriage licenses

Supporters from both sides flock to courthouse where clerk denies gay marriage licenses »Play Video
WCHS - Supporters from both sides rally at the KY courthouse where a county clerk refuses to issue gay marriage licenses.

As the standoff continues over a clerk's refusal to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, people from both sides are showing support outside the Kentucky courthouse.

Helfrich Family Awards grants $23K to Coos Bay schools

Helfrich Family Awards grants $23K to Coos Bay schools »Play Video
"People, if they know me, the first thing they know is I'm from Coos Bay, Oregon."

39 teachers and staff members will use the grants to support art, academic, and athletic programs, such as new wrestling gear and blocking sleds for the football team.

Remembering Justin Gardner: 'He was always a sweetie'

Remembering Justin Gardner: 'He was always a sweetie' »Play Video

Family and friends mourn the loss Justin Gardner after the teen died of a gunshot wound Sunday. Now, his loved ones search for answers and wonder if his childhood friend was involved in his death.

Police: Wanted man on stolen motorcycle ditches bike, swims for it

Police: Wanted man on stolen motorcycle ditches bike, swims for it
Inset mugshot: David Patrick Lewallen, 35, from Jefferson, Ore., was booked into the Linn County Jail on charges of Elude by Vehicle, Elude by Foot, Reckless Driving, Unauthorized Use Of a Motor Vehicle, Criminal Mischief and multiple traffic violations. Photos: Law enforcement officers (left) yell at a suspect to stop as he swims away (right) Tuesday morning.

A wanted man on a stolen motorcycle led police on a high-speed chase through Linn and Lane counties before ditching the bike and trying to swim away in the Calapooia River, Oregon State Police said.

Alaskan land surveyor shares pictures of crumbling coast

Alaskan land surveyor shares pictures of crumbling coast »Play Video
Thawing permafrost in the Arctic Circle is causing house-size chunks of land to fall into the sea.

Licensed land surveyor Daryl Moistner shares pictures of his work along the Alaskan coastline.