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French Wine ‘Royalty’ Buys Oregon Vineyard

The Burgundian Drouhin wine family expands its Oregon footprint with purchase of Methven Family Vineyards. The Drouhin wine family has purchased the Methven Family Vineyards in Dayton, according to multiple reports this week. The Methven vineyard is the second Oregon acquisition by the international winemaking family from France’s Beaune region,...
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Aug. 10 outstanding warrants

Area law enforcement officers are looking for the following people with outstanding warrants Anyone with information on these individuals may call the Yamhill County Sheriff's Office or its detectives, or the Newberg-Dundee Police Department. The Sheriff's Office Crime Information tip line is 800-577-1707. Newberg police can be reached at 503-538-8321, and Yamhill County detectives can be reached at 503-434-7508. August 10 Christopher Dale Bernards, 42, Is wanted failure to appear (FTA) to face a charge of second-degree forgery. Larae A. Bert, 38, is wanted on a probation violation for delivery of meth and possession of a controlled substance (PCS). Joshua...

Author Who Penned 'How to Kill Your Husband' Arrested for Murder

“I don't know how to defend myself against the truth.”. Dan Brophy image courtesy of Oregon Culinary Institute via Facebook. What if you found out your spouse, who you trusted implicitly and never thought would hurt you, had been fantasizing about your murder, possibly even for years? This is not advice, but if one were to murder their spouse, they certainly shouldn’t write about it on their blog. Detailing inner thoughts on exactly how one might carry out the attack and get away with it.

Search For Possibly Armed Suspect In Beaverton Suspended

BEAVERTON, Ore. — Residents in a neighborhood south of Highway 26 were asked to stay inside for most of Wednesday afternoon because there could be a man armed with a gun in the area. The Washington County Sheriff’s Office says the suspect stole a vehicle in Southeast Portland at...

More businesses announce they’re leaving downtown Portland

PORTLAND Ore. (KPTV) - Two businesses who’ve called downtown Portland home for years said they’ve left or are planning to leave the core of the Rose City. Jason Leivian, owner of Floating World Comics, packed up his store on Northwest 4th Avenue and Couch Street and moved across the Willamette River to the Lloyd Center. After 16 years in Old Town, Leivian said he made the decision to move out after two years of downturn in downtown.

Suspect Still Wanted In Shooting Death Outside Hillsboro Bar

HILLSBORO, Ore. — The person who shot and killed a man outside a bar just over one year ago is still on the loose. 40-year-old Mauricio Ponce-Gonzales was standing outside the 1823 Mystery Bar on Southeast Tualatin Valley Highway early on the morning of August 2nd, 2021 when he was gunned down.

Hillsboro police asking for witnesses to 2021 shooting

A man died following a shooting on TV Highway. Homicide detectives are seeking more info.The Hillsboro Police Department is seeking new witnesses and information about a fatal shooting on Aug. 2, 2021. A press release by the agency states that Mauricio Ponce-Gonzalez was shot and killed by an unknown suspect or suspects while standing outside of the 1823 Mystery Bar, located at 1823 S.E. Tualatin Valley Highway in Hillsboro. Anyone with information about this incident should contact Det. Rebecca Venable at 503-681-5247 or Reference case No. 53 2021-12733. Editor's note: A previous version of this story provided the wrong date of the shooting. It was Aug. 2, 2021. {loadposition sub-article-01}

Hiring incentives set to become more complicated in Oregon near end of September

PORTLAND, Ore. — An exception in Oregon law set to expire near the end of September will make it more difficult and expensive for employers to offer hiring incentives, including public and private employers, because Oregon’s pay equity law prohibits hiring incentives, like bonuses, unless current, comparable employees are given the same amount of money.

Missing 11-year-old girl from Vancouver found

VANCOUVER, Wash. (KPTV) - The missing 11-year-old girl from Vancouver was found Wednesday morning. Alyssa Angelica Miller left her family home in Vancouver on Tuesday at about 6 p.m. Police said Miller was considered a high-risk missing person due to her age. Miller was found by her family Wednesday morning,...
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A Potential Blazers-Durant Trade Deadline Deal

It’s clear that Kevin Durant hates lulls in the NBA offseason. While the rest of the league enjoyed the summer sun this week, the former MVP upped the stakes on his trade request to Brooklyn Nets Owner Joe Tsai, reportedly demanding that the franchise:. Trade him or sack General...