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Murder of Portland public defender still unsolved, 8 years after her death

PORTLAND, Ore. -- November 24 marks the 8th anniversary of the murder of Nancy Bergeson in Southwest Portland. It remains a painful day for those who knew and loved her. "We continue to mourn and miss our beloved colleague. As time has passed, those of us who knew Nancy best try to instill in our ne

KGW - 2017-11-24 23:03:40

Despite sexual harassment claims, Portland keeps KemperSports contracts at 2 city golf courses

KemperSports was sued in 2014 for allegedly mishandling sexual harassment claims at Heron Lakes Golf Course in Portland. New allegations involving Bandon Dunes add more claims of harassment against the Illinois company. PORTLAND, Ore. - An Illinois-based company's management contracts at two City

KGW - 2017-11-24 19:18:14

Portland antique store owner: thieves stole $160,000 worth of collectibles

High-end and rare collectibles were stolen from a Portland antique store overnight Tuesday, including a chest from the 1600s said to be worth $150,000. A large board now covers the side of Jerry Lamb Interiors and Antiques in Southwest Portland, accompanied by scattered glass, a cracked wall and tir

KPTV.COM - 2017-11-25 02:39:00

Weather roller coaster washes away early Cascade snow

Friday turned out to be a great day to "opt outside," leading quite a few people to take advantage of the decent weather in the Oregon Cascades. Things looked a lot different In Government Camp than they did just a week ago. Most of the early season snow that had fallen was washed away by the rain.

KPTV.COM - 2017-11-25 04:45:00

Willamette Valley celebrates Wine Country Thanksgiving

While many shoppers headed to stores looking to find a great Black Friday deal, a number of wine lovers decided to skip the crowds and instead headed to the Willamette Valley to enjoy the fruit of the vine. The event, called Wine Country Thanksgiving, has been going for 35 years, and this year more

KPTV.COM - 2017-11-25 03:20:00

Philadelphia halts sale of Love Park keepsakes

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Philadelphia officials hoping to sell engraved blocks from the original Love Park on Friday were surprised to learn about an hour before the granite keepsakes went up for grabs that they didn't have the right to sell them. A spokeswoman for the city's parks department said offici

KPTV.COM - 2017-11-25 00:33:00

Magnitude 4.7 earthquake hits off southern coast of Oregon

COOS BAY, Ore. - A small earthquake hit off the southern coast of Oregon Friday morning. The U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude 4.7 earthquake struck about 100 miles west of Coos Bay at 9:36 a.m. The earthquake had a depth of 6.2miles (10 kilometers). There have been no reports of injuries. C

KGW - 2017-11-24 21:09:12

WSP: Naked drunken man drives into tree while having sex

Authorities say a man who was drunk, naked and having sex with a woman while driving south of Tacoma missed a curve and struck a tree. Washington State Patrol spokeswoman Brooke Bova says the crash happened at about 6 p.m. Wednesday on Mountain Highway East near La Grande. Bova says the woman, who w

KPTV.COM - 2017-11-24 19:04:00

Fitchburg 34, Leominster 21: Sal Figueroa (321 yards, 4 TDs) sends Red Raiders to first Thanksgiving win since 2008

FITCHBURG - Some call it "The Rivalry." To others, it's the "Turkey Bowl." But what wasn't debatable over the past eight years was the dominance of Leominster in their historic Thanksgiving Day showdown against Fitchburg. All that changed on Thursday morning, thanks in large part to a performance no

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-11-23 23:37:45

Thanksgiving win shows Fitchburg has returned to form

FITCHBURG -- Trust the process. That was Fitchburg's motto all season long. There would many bumps along the way during this process -- head coach Tom DiGeronimo's first year at the helm -- but the key for these Red Raiders was to stick together and battle until the very end each and every day. F

SENTINEL & ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-24 01:14:51

Five Fitchburg mayors are among proud alumni

Sentinel & Enterprise staff FITCHBURG -- On a spring day in 1970, as members of St. Bernard's Catholic High School graduating class accepted diplomas at the Wallace Civic Center, three future Fitchburg mayors stood among the ranks. David Gilmartin, a firefighter elected as a 27-year-old, became ma

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Fitchburg State aims to connect students with local employers

FITCHBURG -- A new job board will connect Fitchburg State University students looking for employment to local businesses. University President Richard S. Lapidus said the board is meant to provide contacts for students who want a to stay in Fitchburg on the weekends, but still work a part-time job.

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Fitchburg church will serve up free Thanksgiving meals

FITCHBURG -- New Creation Community Church is opening up its new location to the community Thursday for a free Thanksgiving meal. "Instead of having Thanksgiving at home we're bringing it out to the community," said Pastor Thomas Hughes. The Thanksgiving meal will start at 1:30 p.m. at 59 Walnut S

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Rivalry still a big hit

FITCHBURG -- Some say the rivalry between football foes Fitchburg High and Leominster High has cooled. Others say don't let those people fool you. That's according to several fans who on a sunny, chilled morning Thursday wore blue or red and packed local bars and tailgates, readying themselves for

SENTINEL & ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-24 12:01:59

The food is warm -- and the hearts are even warmer

FITCHBURG -- Two-hundred-and-fifty taxi drivers, gas-station workers and those with limited mobility or without a home were delivered a hot meal on Thanksgiving Day thanks to the annual culinary contributions of Help for Our Community. Dozens of volunteers with the local nonprofit spent Thursday mo

SENTINEL & ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-24 11:32:11

LETTER: Says Tran 'most qualified' to serve as senator

I'd like to take this opportunity to endorse Dean Tran for state Senate (Clinton precincts 1 and 2). Dean truly embodies the American dream. He was born in Saigon, Vietnam, and immigrated here as a young child. He and his family fled a communist regime and lived in a refugee camp two years awaiting

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-11-24 11:00:00

2017 Black Friday Deals Guide - WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather & Sports

Some of the nation's top stores are offering some great deals for Black Friday. Click here for the best Black Friday Deals Some of the nation's top stores are offering some great deals for Black Friday. Click here for the best Black Friday Deals

WTOC.COM - 2017-11-24 11:18:57

Beaufort County high school graduation rate hits all-time high

The Beaufort County School District's on-time high school graduation rate improved for a seventh consecutive year to reach a new high, according to the S.C. Department of Education. The percentage of students who completed high school on time in 2017 to earn a diploma in four years improved to 84.1

BLUFFTONTODAY.COM - 2017-11-24 19:41:00

Welcome home! Deployed Marines return to MCAS Beaufort in time for Thanksgiving

Several armed service members and their families have a very special reason to be thankful this year: A Thanksgiving spent together. On Tuesday, Marine All-Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 224 returned from their deployment, reuniting with loved ones in a series of emotional photographs and video. A

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Free holiday parking for shoppers in downtown Beaufort

Free holiday parking only applies to the Marina Parking Lot BEAUFORT, S.C. (WSAV) - Just in time for the holiday shopping season, free parking will be available in downtown Beaufort. City Council approved the Parking Advisory Committee's recommendation, but it will be offered in a different way th

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