BC-Oregon News Coverage
Our news coverage plans for Oregon. If you have questions or suggestions about the report, please call the Portland bureau at 503-228-2169. The West Regional Desk can be reached at (602) 417-2400.
A reminder, this information is not for publication or broadcast and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date.
Oregon at 1 p.m.
SPOKANE, Wash. - Nearly two decades after the Aryan Nations compound was demolished in Idaho, far-right extremists are again drawing attention in the Pacific Northwest. White nationalism has been on the rise across the U.S., but it has particular resonance along the Idaho-Washington border, where the Aryans espoused hate and violence for years. By Nicholas K. Geranios. SENT: 920 words. With AP Photos.
MISSING MOTHER AND SON
SALEM, Ore. — Police in Oregon arrested a man Friday on suspicion of murder and kidnapping following the disappearance of a woman and their 3-year-old son. A search was continuing for the mother and son, but police had little hope they were alive. Karissa Fretwell, 25, of Salem and her son William haven’t been heard from since May 13. Michael John Wolfe, the child’s biological father, was arrested at a doughnut shop in the Portland area, Salem police Lt. Treven Upkes said at a news conference. SENT: 370 words. With AP Photos.
SOC-PORTLAND TIMBERS-PHILADELPHIA UNION
PHILADELPHIA _ The Portland Timbers play at the Philadelphia Union.
_SALVATION ARMY-VANDALISM: The manager of a Eugene Salvation Army store says the vandalism of two of their trucks that pick up donations couldn’t have happened at a worse time.
_SHOOTING SUSPECT IDENTIFIED: A man who police say shot and wounded his roommate on Friday in Oregon City before barricading himself in an apartment has been identified.
_PORTLAND MANSLAUGHTER: A man who fatally shot a teen outside a Portland apartment complex has pleaded guilty to manslaughter.
_JOB RESCINDED-PREGNANT: A federal judge has ordered a Portland company to pay a woman $80,000 for rescinding a job offer after learning she was pregnant.
The AP-Portland, Ore.