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Bullying: Are the Teachers at Fault?

Bullying: Are the Teachers at Fault?

It is all fun and games until someone figures out the bullies are calling all the shots. On Wednesday, February 25, three high school teachers at Wilson High School in downtown Portland Oregon were dismissed from duty and put on paid administrative leave for the possible bullying, harassment and hazing of various students. Christine Miles, […]

Oregon Coast Sand Dunes to Be Preserved

Oregon Coast Sand Dunes to Be Preserved

Authorities have stepped in for the preservation of the naturally occurring, scenic sand dunes of the Oregon coast. Steps are being taken to regulate the access to the various locations where sand dunes are found. Along the coast of the state of Oregon, 40 picturesque miles of sand dunes are located, the farthest-reaching in the […]

Oregon Governor Resigns

Oregon Governor Resigns

For most of his adult life, he has served in public office. Now the four-term Oregon governor resigns amid allegations that he and his fiancĂ© used the influence of his office for her business endeavors. Governor Kitzhaber said that he would be cleared of the charges in his resignation announcement. His resignation letter has a […]

Oregon Highway Closed After Deadly Crash

Oregon Highway Closed After Deadly Crash

The Oregon Department of Transportation has announced that Highway 38 has been completely closed west of Elkton due to a deadly car crash. Traffic in both directions has been stopped between Elkton and Scottsburg, and there is no timetable for it to reopen. Travellers have been told that the delays to expect could be between […]

Oregon Elementary School on Lockdown After Shooting

Oregon Elementary School on Lockdown After Shooting

The Oregon City School District has issued a statement indicating that the Gaffney Lane Elementary School has gone into lockdown after reports of a shooting nearby. Information is coming out slowly, but the initial indication is that the shooting did not happen at the school itself, and that the lockdown was implemented solely because the […]

Walmart Manager Threatens to Call Cops on High School Carolers [Video]

Walmart Manager Threatens to Call Cops on High School Carolers [Video]

A video of a high school group of carolers flash mobbing a Walmart near the front of the store brought threats of the cops being call from the manager if they did not leave the store. The event occurred in Oregon when a group of students from Henley High School in the city of Klamath […]

School Shooting in North Portland, OR

School Shooting in North Portland, OR

Three people were injured in a school shooting at Rosemary Anderson High School in north Portland, OR, Friday, Dec. 12. Two boys and a girl were outside on a corner near the school at the time. The police reported the shooting took place after noon. All three victims were breathing and conscious when they were […]

Oregon Police Find Over 37 Pounds of Cocaine in Car

Oregon Police Find Over 37 Pounds of Cocaine in Car

In Oregon, police found over 37 pounds of cocaine in a car that they stopped on Friday due to seatbelt violations, according to a report by KHQ.com, an NBC News affiliate. The police arrested the three people in the car, who were all from Washington State. According to Lieutenant Josh Brooks, Oregon state troopers called […]

Thieves in Portland Stole ATM From Walgreens Store

Thieves in Portland Stole ATM From Walgreens Store

Early Sunday morning, according to police, thieves in Portland, Oregon, smashed a SUV through the glass doors of a Walgreens and made off with an ATM machine. The robbery, which occurred not long before 4:30 a.m., happened at the Walgreen store located at 3909 S.E. Holgate Boulevard, according to a report by KGW.com. A security […]

Newport Mom Allegedly Throws Autistic Son Off Oregon Bridge [Video]

Newport Mom Allegedly Throws Autistic Son Off Oregon Bridge [Video]

An autistic 6-year-old named London McCabe is dead after his mother allegedly threw him off a Oregon bridge in the town of Newport last night. Jillian McCabe, 34, has been jailed for murder after reporting that she had thrown her son off the Yaquina Bay Bridge. She told police that she heard voices in her […]

Marijuana Initiative Under Fire in Oregon

Marijuana Initiative Under Fire in Oregon

Oregon voters recently received an anti-marijuana postcard in the mail which is covered with a lot of ostensible reasons to vote against a pending ballot measure. The No on 91 campaign seeks to inform Oregon voters to the ills of marijuana using undocumented claims and fear tactics. The shadowy organization is rumored to be receiving […]

Oregon Teenager Allegedly Brings Bomb to High School

Oregon Teenager Allegedly Brings Bomb to High School

An Oregon teenager was arrested after he allegedly brought a bomb to his high school in St. Helens, which is located around 30 miles to the north of Portland. The boy, age 16, supposedly was showing the explosive to some friends of his on Friday morning at a nearby McDonald’s restaurant before he took it […]

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