Forest Grove Fire Department estimates the Scoggins Creek Fire is at 200-plus acres with 0% containment.
Officials with the Mount Hood National Forest said changing weather conditions will increase fire activity of the 36 Pit Fire into Saturday.
The toxic blue-green algae in the Willamette River forced cancellation of the swimming part of the Portland Triathlon.
A husband and wife piled their four dogs into their two cars and left. "When they tell you to go," he said, "you just go."
The Oregon Health Authority expanded a health advisory after preliminary test results show blue-green algae in Willamette River is toxic.
The U.S. Secret Service says a man who jumped over the White House fence made it just past the front doors before being apprehended.
Emergency responders were called to Heritage Trail in Camas after the woman fell about 15 feet off the trail.
Stacey Addison hired a driver on September 5 to take her from Indonesia to East Timor and was arrested on her way.
The 22-year-old man accused of driving drunk, doing donuts, nearly hitting a police squad car and then crashing head on into a nurse in Sout…
Athletic Director Rory Oster said the drone has been a valuable teaching tool for the coaches.
A West Linn group is bringing the benefits of music to children who might not otherwise ever learn to play an instrument.
Two sisters, hired as caretakers, are accused of stealing $160,000 from a 93 year old victim and using the money on personal items including…
He is accused of shooting Michael Piete of Baker City and Piete's uncle, Kenneth Gilliland, at a hunting cabin outside Granite
Measure 91 would legalize the recreational use of marijuana by adults 21 years of age and older and set up a system to regulate its producti…
The 27th annual Oregon International Air Show takes place this weekend in Hillsboro.
Commissioner Roger Goodell says that "over the past several weeks, we have seen all too much of the NFL doing wrong; that starts with me."
A 30-year-old man was airlifted after the car he was driving crashed into a tree in Clark County around 8 a.m., but later succumbed to his i…
The maker of Pabst Blue Ribbon beer is being sold to Russian company Oasis Beverages for an undisclosed sum.
A PPB patrol car was stolen and then totaled in a crash, Sept. 19, 2014.
Elishah Oesch went to Beaverton High School early, and students were there by 5 a.m. to begin a pep rally.
A man suspected of being high on some sort of hallucinogenic is accused of stealing and crash a Portland Police Bureau patrol car, officers …
The Good Neighbor Center homeless shelter on Tigard’s Southwest Greenburg Road seems to have become a victim of its own success.