A few years ago, PGE installed smart meters to send usage information between customers’ homes and the power company using radio frequency waves, or RF. Some worry RF exposure is negatively affecting their health.
The community stepped up in a big way following a KATU story about a young girl whose swing set was stolen. Several KATU viewers supplied the materials and manpower to give 10-year-old Katherine Whitman her swing set back.
After Jan Kistler bought a condo in August, there was a lot of paperwork and bill. So when another letter came in the mail from a "Local Records Office," she wrote a check for $89, thinking she’d be getting more property documents.
It’s “Tax Help Day” here at KATU -- we’ll have tax experts in the KATU studios to answer your tax questions for free. Our phone bank will be open this evening between 4 and 7 p.m. To speak with our tax experts you can call (800) 346-9256.
Waitresses at the Salem restaurant, Love Love Teriyaki, say their boss is demanding a share of the tips. Under the law the only people who can share in the tip jar are those people who are tipped employees.
The KATU Problem Solvers recognize that lots of people in our area are going through similar experiences in choosing a nursing home for loved ones. That’s why we started looking at a new nursing home resource put together by the non-profit news...
A new study released on Monday shows a wide variety of discrepancies between the potency of Vitamin D and what it says on the label. The study, performed at Kaiser Permanente in Portland, examined 55 bottles of over-the-counter Vitamin D...
Metrovino, an upscale wine bar in Portland's Pearl District, is mistakenly being placed in a wrong location on iPhone's new mapping system. Metrovino's owner said the glitch is causing him thousands of dollars in lost revenue.