News about 'Oregon'

Oct 24, 2013

Alligator Snapping Turtle: Rare invasive turtle found in Oregon

Alligator Snapping Turtle
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Alligator Snapping Turtle Credit: Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife A prehistoric looking alligator snapping turtle discovered at Prineville Reservoir was captured by biologists from the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW). The alligator snapping turtle caught in the wild in Eastern Oregon is reportedly invasive and feeds on native fish and other animals […]


Jun 14, 2013

Two-faced kitten ‘Deucy’ dies, two days after birth in Oregon (Video)

Two-faced kitten 'Deucy' dies, two days after birth in Oregon (Video)
By in Animals, United States, Weird No comments

The two-faced kitten named “Deucy” that was born in Amity, Oregon this week, has passed away. According to KGW-TV this Thursday, Stephanie Durkee, the owner of the rare kitten told them that her beloved pet died peacefully that morning due to health complications. Two-faced kitten “Deucy” from Oregon Credit: KGW-TV video As shown in the […]


Jan 26, 2013

Bigfoot in Oregon? Mysterious Noises Frighten Residents

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Is it Bigfoot? This is the question people in Oregon are asking after hearing mysterious noises at night. According to a report from the Daily Mail on Friday, January 25, 2013, eerie sounds of roars and screeches coming from a nearby swamp have been waking up people living on Umatilla Indian Reservation east of Pendleton. […]


Aug 18, 2012

New spider family discovered in Oregon cave, called Trogloraptor spider for being a ‘cave robber’ (Photo)

New spider family discovered in Oregon cave, called Trogloraptor spider for being a 'cave robber' (Photo)
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A new spider species was recently discovered in a cave in Oregon, which has huge claws and light brown in color, as shown in the photo below. It is being believed to be the first new family of spiders to be found in North America since the 1890s. Male Trogloraptor spider Image Credit: Charles Griswold/ZooKeys […]


Jun 7, 2012

Dock washes ashore in Oregon beach, confirmed to be Japan tsunami debris (Video)

Japan tsunami debris dock
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A huge dock washes ashore in a beach in Newport, Oregon, as shown in the news video below, which was later confirmed to be a March 2011 Japan tsunami debris, with the distance between Japan and Oregon noted to be about 5,000 miles. Japanese dock that was washed ashore in Oregon Image Credit: KATU News […]


Mar 6, 2012

3-year-old Oregon girl swallows 37 Buckyball magnets, now recovering after operation (Video)

3-year-old Oregon girl swallows 37 Buckyball magnets, now recovering after operation (Video)
By in Lifestyle, Parenting, United States No comments

A 3-year-old girl from Oregon named Payton Bushnell recently swallowed 37 Buckyball magnets, and is now recovering after doctors removed them via surgery operation, as shown in the news video below. Payton Bushnell (left) and her X-Ray result showing a circular object with 37 magnets Image Credit: KPTV 12 According to US news sites on […]


Nov 18, 2011

2013 Honda Fit EV Unveiled at 2011 LA Auto Show (Picture)

Honda Fit EV
By in Automobile, Business, Technology, United States, World No comments

The 2013 Honda Fit EV was unveiled at the 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show, international news sites reported on Thursday, November 17, 2011. According to reports, the 2013 Honda Fit EV is a battery-powered car. It was said to be an all-electric car powered by a 20 kWh lithium-ion battery and a 92 kilowatt coaxial […]


Oct 1, 2011

True Leaf Farms expands romaine lettuce recall to 21 US states and Canada

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By in Food, Health, United States 1 comment

True Leaf Farms expanded on Friday, September 30, 2011 its romaine lettuce recall to 21 US states and Canada and now including 2,498 cartons of recalled products. True Leaf Farms chopped romaine (Click Image To Enlarge) Image Credit: FDA.gov As announced earlier by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), True Leaf Farms is voluntarily […]


Oct 1, 2011

Romaine lettuce recall: True Leaf recalls chopped romaine due to possible Listeria contamination

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By in Food, Health, United States 1 comment

Updated: October 1, 2011 11:24 p.m. Read True Leaf Farms expands romaine lettuce recall to 21 US states and Canada True Leaf Farms announced on Thursday, September 29, 2011 a voluntary recall of 90 cartons of chopped romaine lettuce due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. True Leaf Farms chopped romaine (Click Image To Enlarge) Image […]


Jul 30, 2011

Evergreen International Aviation fire burns museum items estimated worth millions, no one injured

Evergreen International Aviation fire burns museum items estimated worth millions, no one injured
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A fire broke out at the Evergreen International Aviation in McMinnville, Oregon on Thursday, July 28, 2011 and reportedly burned items worth millions but no one was injured. Evergreen International Aviation fire Image Credit: McMinnville Fire Department According to US news sites on Friday, the Evergreen International Aviation fire was reported to McMinnville Fire Department […]