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Shooting Suspects in Portland Incident Arrested

Shooting Suspects in Portland Incident Arrested

Two males have been arrested for an incident near Portland’s Waterfront Park, where a 19-year-old man was shot in the back. Bruce Jeffrey Holdman, 20, has been charged with attempted murder, unlawful weapon use and assault. A 17-year-old boy was booked for the same offenses. The shooting occurred in the vicinity of the Cinco de […]

Oregon Woman Convicted for Killing Two Men, Feeding Remains to Her Pigs

Oregon Woman Convicted for Killing Two Men, Feeding Remains to Her Pigs

Susan Monica, the Wimer, Oregon, woman accused of killing and dismembering two men before feeding their remains to her pigs, has been convicted of the crimes and sentenced to a prison sentence of at least 50 years. While handing down the punishment in a Jackson County courtroom, the sentencing judge described the convicted serial murderer […]

Bearing Arms a Privilege, Not a Right: New Gun Control Law

Bearing Arms a Privilege, Not a Right: New Gun Control Law

A new law proposed for introducing stricter background checks for gun owners has been drafted on the lines suggesting that bearing arms should not be treated as a right, but a privilege that must be enjoyed with responsibility. The Oregon Firearms Safety Act, Senate Bill 941 in the Oregon Legislature, would require criminal background checks […]

Boycott on Indiana Extends to More Cities and States

Boycott on Indiana Extends to More Cities and States

The boycott on Indiana extended even further on Monday, as more cities and even states have chosen to ban taxpayer funded travel to the state. In the state of Washington, Governor Jay Inslee has issued an administration wide ban on travel paid for by the state to Indiana. Nearby in Portland, Oregon, Mayor Charlie Hales, […]

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 […]

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