KPIX 5's Ken Bastida Joins Eclipse WatchKPIX 5's news anchor Ken Bastida has joined the thousands gathered in Salem, Oregon, in anticipation on Monday's eclipse.
Pilot Killed When Plane Flying From Bay Area To Oregon CrashesOfficials say additional investigation revealed that only one person died Saturday in a small plane crash near the airport in Madras, Oregon.
Eclipse Watchers Warned To Expect Heavy TrafficTransportation officials in Oregon and Washington have a message for the region's drivers: However bad you think traffic is going to be during next week's total solar eclipse, it's probably going to be worse than you imagine.
Rural Eclipse Crowds Could Overwhelm Cellphone TowersWith thousands of skygazers expected to flock to rural areas of the West Coast to watch the solar eclipse on Aug. 21st, phone companies warned Monday that cell service may be tough to find.
Rare Cosmic Show About To Make West Coast DebutIt's a once in a lifetime opportunity and millions of Americans are about to take advantage of it.
NASA Issues Warning About Unsafe Eclipse GlassesAnticipation for Aug. 21 solar eclipse continued to mount Friday, but NASA issued a warning to skygazers about companies that may be selling glasses that are not safe to use to view the event.
Salem Suspends Short-Term Rental Ban For EclipseThe upcoming total solar eclipse continues to have unforeseen impact on cities in and around the path of totality.
Oregon Opens 1,000 More Campsites For Summer Solar EclipseState park officials say they are opening 1,000 more campsites for people coming to watch the summer solar eclipse from Oregon.
Slimy Eels Spilled From Overturned Truck Make Mess Of Cars In OregonA truck hauling eels overturned on an Oregon highway, turning the coastal road into a slimy mess.
Vandals Spray Paint 'Go Back To California' On Couple's Car, Home In OregonA couple of newly transplanted Californians didn’t exactly get a welcome mat rolled out when they moved to Oregon.
Missing San Jose State Student Says She Fabricated Her Own KidnappingA San Jose State University student who was located in Oregon says she fabricated getting carjacked at knifepoint by a stranger.
Oregon, Washington Join California In Earthquake Warning System Tests An early warning system for earthquakes has been expanded to Oregon and Washington, joining California in testing a prototype.
Western States Pledge To Resist Trump Rollback Of Power Plant Pollution LimitsThe Clean Power Plan aims to curb carbon dioxide pollution from U.S. power plants, but President Trump is expected to try to roll it back.
El Niño: California Beach Erosion In 2015/16 Highest Ever RecordedEl Niño didn't deliver pounding rain, but it gave California's coastline a powerful beating during the winter of 2015/16. The much anticipated rainfall was lower than anticipated, but beach erosion was the highest in more than 145 years, according a study released Tuesday by the U.S. Geological Survey.
West Coast Sky Watchers Suss Out Sites To See Summer Solar EclipseThis summer, a total solar eclipse will sweep across the U.S. and hordes of astronomy buffs have already booked lodging in central Oregon, where the viewing may be ideal.