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Updated at 8:36 AM

Survivor lead singer Jimi Jamison died at age 63, the band reported on Facebook. Jamison wasn’t the original lead singer and didn’t sing “Eye of the Tiger,” but he did front the band for five Top 20 hits: "The Search is Over," "Burning Heart," "I Can't Hold Back," "High on You" and "Is This Love." The band announced on its Facebook page, "The entire Survivor family is very shocked and saddened by the passing of our brother Jimi Jamison. Our thoughts, love and prayers go...

Updated at 8:14 AM

Showers and thunderstorms possible today.

Updated Aug 29, 2014 at 8:35 AM

The Air Force confirmed that the pilot of the F-15C jet that crashed in Virginia was killed. The jet crashed in a remote location, and it took rescue teams awhile to get there. Despite reports that the pilot was able to eject from the plane, the Air...

Updated Aug 28, 2014 at 9:15 AM

Eliza Herdes is the new Junior Miss Xenia Fish Fry

Updated Aug 28, 2014 at 8:49 AM

Chance of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon.

Updated Aug 28, 2014 at 8:19 AM

A new clue emerged in the case of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, The Associated Press reported. A failed satellite call to the airliner "suggests to us that the aircraft might have turned south a little earlier than we had previously...

Posted Aug 27, 2014 at 6:00 PM

"Reportedly, he has returned to the Polk County area. We will be attempting to serve him his warrant, at which time he will be taken into custody." - Polk County, Oregon, Corrections Director Martin Silbernagel, talking about Jesse Helt, the man who...

Updated Aug 27, 2014 at 8:43 AM

Consumer Reports says pregnant woman should avoid all tuna because of the mercury content in the beloved fish. The advice goes against FDA and EPA guidelines, which say pregnant women can - and should - eat 8 to 12 ounces of seafood per week,...

Updated Aug 27, 2014 at 8:29 AM

Chance of thunderstorms late this afternoon.

Posted Aug 26, 2014 at 7:00 PM

News outlets reported today that American Douglas McCain died last weekend while fighting for the terrorist group ISIS. McCain’s family learned of his death from the U.S. State Department, who had been aware of McCain’s sensibilities and...

Updated Aug 26, 2014 at 8:45 AM

Mostly sunny and hot today.

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