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LISTEN: Lane County Building Official Builds House for Wounded Iraq War Veteran

Cresswell, OR — We first told you about Iraq War hero Jayson Southmayd back in January of…

KXL Everyday Hero: Busy Teen Volunteers at Hospital

Most people will agree that it’s nice to highlight uplifting stories about local teenagers.  Amaya Leiby from…

Northwesteners by the Thousands Help Children Around the Globe

Thousands of people in the Pacific Northwest have teamed up to help children around the globe.  It…

LISTEN: KXL Everyday Hero Tumblewheel Studios Making Art Mobile

(Photo credits:  Brett Reckamp from Art in the Pearl) SCAPPOSE, Ore. — Tumblewheel Studios Founder and Executive…

Man Dies After Saving Children In Lake Washington

BELLEVUE, Wash. (AP) – A man drowned in Lake Washington while trying to rescue a child who…

Teachers Highlighted as Everyday Heroes!

This is National Teachers Appreciation Week, and we’ve asked you to nominate teachers who have made an…

LISTEN: “Hero” Students Push for Cultural Heritage Garden in East Portland

There are over two dozen middle and high school students in the Portland area who have written…

LISTEN: KXL Everyday Heroes: 2 Corvalis Sisters Make Blankets in Spite of Cancer

CORVALIS, Ore – Two sisters from Corvallis are sharing the title of KXL Everyday Hero. Elizabeth and…

Listen: KXL Everyday Hero

This week’s KXL Everyday Hero is Crystal Hennessey, who has worked at Van Mall Retirement Community for…

Listen To KXL’s Everyday Hero: Mary

This is the letter we got from Ryan Sisco, nominating his wife Mary as our KXL Everyday…



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