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Fish native to Japan found in Oregon crab pot: Is it tsunami-related?

Fish native to Japan found in Oregon crab pot: Is it tsunami-related? »Play Video
A team of scientists from Oregon State University and the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is studying an unusual fish captured alive in a crab pot near Port Orford this week called a striped knifejaw that is native to Japan, as well as China and Korea. (Photos and video courtesy of Tom Calvanese, Oregon State University)

A team of scientists from Oregon State University and the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is studying an unusual fish captured alive in a crab pot near Port Orford this week called a striped knifejaw that is native to Japan, as well as China and Korea.

Police: Witnesses say driver ran red light before hitting, killing 3 kids

Police: Witnesses say driver ran red light before hitting, killing 3 kids
The first report of the crash came in at 4:51 p.m., almost a full hour before sunset. The driver remained on scene. Investigators spent 7 hours at the scene gathering evidence.

Witnesses told investigators that a driver ran a red light before he hit and killed 3 children and injured their mother Sunday, according to police.

Reward offered for stolen firearms

Reward offered for stolen firearms »Play Video
These images are likenesses of the stolen firearms and firearm receivers

Approximately 20 firearms, including pistols, revolvers, rifles, shotguns and AR-15 type lower receivers were stolen.

Demolition makes way for new construction at Willamette High School

Demolition makes way for new construction at Willamette High School »Play Video
The work is part of Phase II of a $10 million project.

Crews are demolishing the old science building at Willamette High School to make way for new contruction.

This is Phase 2 of a $10 million project. Phase I created new classroom space.

The money comes from a $49.5 million bond passed by voters in November 2012.

Oregon State begins offering meningococcal vaccine

Oregon State begins offering meningococcal vaccine »Play Video

The Oregon State student health center just received a shipment of the new vaccine intended to prevent the strain of meningococcal bacteria that killed a University of Oregon student-athlete and sickened 3 others.

Vaccination clinic at UO serves 1,000 students in first 2 days

Vaccination clinic at UO serves 1,000 students in first 2 days »Play Video

Students lined up at Matthew Knight Arena on Tuesday for a meningococcal vaccination clinic.

The vaccine is intended to prevent the strain of meningococcal bacteria that killed a University of Oregon student-athlete and sickened 3 others.

Police identify people involved in deadly crash, plan to step up patrols

Police identify people involved in deadly crash, plan to step up patrols »Play Video
A memorial has taken shape at the intersection

Springfield Police plan to step up patrols on east Main Street after a pickup truck hit and killed 3 children and seriously injured their mother Sunday night.

The police department also released the names of the people involved in the crash.

OSU to outfit undersea gliders to 'think like a fish'

OSU to outfit undersea gliders to 'think like a fish'

Oregon State University researchers have received a $1 million grant from the W.M. Keck Foundation that will allow them to outfit a pair of undersea gliders with acoustical sensors to identify biological “hot spots” in the coastal ocean.

Rescued sea turtle on way from Oregon to California

Rescued sea turtle on way from Oregon to California
Solstice the olive ridley turtle chomps into nutrient packed gel food at the Oregon Coast Aquarium. Photo courtesy Oregon Coast Aquarium

A sea turtle that was rescued from frigid Northwest waters and treated at the Oregon Coast Aquarium in Newport is catching a ride back to California on a Coast Guard training flight.

Theft of elderly dog from Eugene yard under investigation

Police are still investigating whether anyone involved in the theft an elderly dog from a yard will face criminal charges.

"This is a difficult case to investigate as it involves people with good intentions who felt they were doing the right thing, but did not have all the information," Eugene Police said in a statement.