KWSO News 5/13/19


PGE has a Hydro Project Intern position open. It’s a full-time internship for current or recently graduated college student, the position is located at the Pelton Round Butte site in Madras. The deadline to apply is May 21st. Here is the link to the online application:

Heaven Can Wait, a 5K walk/run that brings the Central Oregon community together in a celebration of life, will be held Sunday, June 2, at 9 a.m. in Drake Park. The event celebrates 20 years this summer and has become one of the area’s largest outdoor athletic events, raising approximately $100,000 annually for St. Charles Cancer Center. Funds raised support Sara’s Project, which provides education, early detection and support services to ease the challenges of breast cancer for people in Central and Eastern Oregon. Hosted by St. Charles Foundation and a dedicated team of volunteers, Heaven Can Wait is held at Drake Park the first Sunday in June, which is National Cancer Survivor’s Day. To participate or volunteer in the 5K walk/run, register at

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — The FBI is offering a $10,000 reward for help in the search for a missing 5-year-old girl. KATU-TV reports that last October, authorities say Esmerelda Lopez kidnapped her daughter, Aranza Lopez, at a Vancouver, Washington mall. The FBI is assisting Vancouver police in the search. They believe Aranza and her mother are in Mexico. Lopez is facing charges of custodial interference. Prior to this, she also allegedly kidnapped and robbed a man.