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Roseburg attorney finds way around OSP ticketing system

Roseburg attorney finds way around OSP ticketing system »Play Video
OSP e-ticket next to a standard citation

Charles Lee has won 16 traffic citation cases in the past two years because of the e-ticket (electronic ticket) sizes from the Oregon State Police.

Man tries to take child from classroom: 'I think we handled it very well'

Man tries to take child from classroom: 'I think we handled it very well' »Play Video

Police officers are patrolling a Forest Grove elementary school Friday after a man went into a classroom and tried to take a child the day before.

Forest Service closes off-road routes in Oregon Dunes

Forest Service closes off-road routes in Oregon Dunes
The Oregon Dunes

The U.S. Forest Service will close some unauthorized trails in the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area between Florence and Coos Bay.

But the decision by Siuslaw National Forest Supervisor Jeremiah C. Ingersoll also designates more than 2 miles of new trails and opens up off-road riding on 518 acres of dunes.

Woman gets 6 years in prison for death of 87-year-old mother

Woman gets 6 years in prison for death of 87-year-old mother »Play Video
Vana Boren in court on Friday, October 17

A woman accused of causing her 87-year-old mother's death by neglecting her in the last weeks of her life pleaded guilty to Manslaughter in the Second Degree on Friday.

Missing teddy bear with baby's cremains inside found

Missing teddy bear with baby's cremains inside found
Photo from Sarah Pequeno's Facebook page

A mother’s desperate search to find a lost family memento came to a happy conclusion Thursday thanks to a kind stranger.

Hayes reportedly fighting effort to get her emails released

Hayes reportedly fighting effort to get her emails released »Play Video
Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber's fiancee Cylvia Hayes wipes tears away during a Thursday afternoon press October 9 in Portland, Oregon where she admitted to marrying an Ethiopian immigrant for money.

Former Oregon first lady Cylvia Hayes is reportedly fighting back against a state order requiring her to release emails related to her public service. The Oregonian says Hayes has vowed to go to court to fight that state order.

Children's theater brings 'Snow White' to Wildish

Children's theater brings 'Snow White' to Wildish »Play Video

Rose Children's Theater is bringing a classic Grimm fairy tale to the stage while kids a taste of show business.

The cast, ages 8 to 15, brought "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" to life after 6 weeks of rehearsal. into its own unique production.

UO ramps up vaccinations against meningitis

UO ramps up vaccinations against meningitis »Play Video
The school has also started a campaign warning students about the dangers of close contact and sharing.

Lauren Jones showed flu-like symptoms before the 18-year-old student-athlete died Tuesday.

Lane County Public Health said it is possible investigators will never know Jones she had meningococcemia.
 

UO: 'We have begun vaccinating students, and are working to coordinate larger vaccination efforts'

UO: 'We have begun vaccinating students, and are working to coordinate larger vaccination efforts' »Play Video

"I am sad to share that we learned Tuesday that Lauren Jones, a freshman student-athlete who lived in Barnhart Hall, died unexpectedly. This is a devastating loss for our community, and to her family, friends, classmates, coaches, faculty, advisors and team mates who knew her best," Frances Bronet,
Acting Senior Vice President and Provost, wrote in a letter to the University of Oregon campus Thursday.

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Teddy with baby's cremains inside goes missing: 'It's part of the family'

Teddy with baby's cremains inside goes missing: 'It's part of the family' »Play Video

A Salem mom is looking for something she considers a member of her family. It’s a special stuffed animal, but it’s what’s inside it she’s desperate to get back. She's asking for the public’s help with the search because she feels time isn't on her side.

Court weighs whether jury will hear about suspect's past driving behavior

Court weighs whether jury will hear about suspect's past driving behavior »Play Video
Gerald Strebendt (left) faces murder charges in the slaying of David Crofut (right). Strebendt has claimed self defense in the shooting.

Pretrial hearings continued Wednesday for a former mixed martial artist accused of shooting and killing a man in Springfield after a car crash.

Forgotten Souls: Ashes of thousands remain at Oregon State Hospital

Forgotten Souls: Ashes of thousands remain at Oregon State Hospital »Play Video
The deteriorating copper canisters that once held the cremains now sit empty, the ashes transferred to ceramic tubes embedded along a memorial wall.

Brad Black and his wife were tracing their family tree through an online ancestry site when they learned his great grandfather had been committed to the Oregon State Hospital in 1930.

"We didn't know how he got there, how long he has been there," he said. "One thing led to another, we went on the website and took a look and there was Great Grandpa Elwood - he was there, you know, number 3009."

Black's family is not alone: The ashes of more than 3,400 people are still at the hospital.

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