|Extended Headline:||Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press at 12:40 a.m. PDT|
SEASIDE, Ore. (AP) — A man linked to the gun used to kill a Seaside police officer is facing federal charges. Jamie Lee Jones was indicted Thursday for illegal possession of a firearm as a felon. The indictment says a gun in Jones’ possession was used by Phillip Ferry in the shooting of Sgt. Jason Goodding in February.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — State wildlife officials have killed four wolves that were involved in livestock attacks in eastern Oregon in recent weeks. The Department of Fish and Wildlife says the four wolves appear to have separated from the Imnaha pack. This is the third time the state has used lethal control since wolves returned to the state in the early 2000s
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland State University has approved a tuition increase despite opposition from students who shut down the governing board meeting before trustees could vote on the tuition hike. The Oregonian reports the board moved their meeting across campus after the disruption Thursday and approved a 4 percent tuition increase for in-state undergraduates and a 3.5 percent increase for out-of-state students.
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A former private school basketball coach in Salem has been arrested on suspicion of sexually abusing two students. KATU-TV reports that 37-year-old Donald Mansell was arrested last week and faces three charges of sex abuse.