Green matter in river is some kind of algae, but it will take between 24-48 hours for definitive results.
Parents reported on Monday that an unauthorized school bus was offering rides to students in the Battle Ground School District.
All reported fires are named, even if only by a number. The 36 Pit, for example, is an out-of-use rock quarry in the Mount Hood National For…
Portland's Bureau of Emergency Management is training people in the trades and citizens on what to do and look for after an earthquake.
The wildfire burning through Mount Hood National Forest near Estacada has scorched 3,500 acres.
Kimberly Hamilton recognized the man, down to his boots, because she had seen the surveillance video.
Photos of the 36 Pit Fire that erupted in Mount Hood National Forest on Sept. 13, 2014
NASA is a giant step closer to launching Americans again from U.S. soil.
Some people who haven't had to evacuate, like Jamie Bryant, have taken in some of their neighbors' animals.
Police believe two men shot Saturday night were involved in the same shooting in Southeast Portland, and are associates.
A grand jury will decide whether NASCAR star Tony Stewart will face charges in a race car driver's death.
Megan Ryan, 28, was found hungry and cold, but alive after spending 2 days in the elements.
Oregon Retirement Security Task Force, led by Ted Wheeler, recommends portable savings program with automatic enrollment.
An improvised explosive device was found at a home along the Oregon coast for the second time in less than two weeks, the third for the city…
Less than two weeks into September, the countdown has truly begun for the grand opening of the Nyberg Rivers Cabela’s on Sept. 18.
A 93-year-old man has been charged with 300,000 counts of accessory to murder for serving as an SS guard at the Nazis' Auschwitz death camp,…
A homeless man was stabbed while he slept early Tuesday morning in North Portland, police have confirmed.
A suspected drunken driver crashed into a tractor trailer early Tuesday, shutting down the entire top deck of the Marquam Bridge.
A woman fatally shot her intoxicated husband after he started attacking her, officials said Tuesday.
The Obama administration is preparing to assign 3,000 U.S. military personnel to West Africa to combat the Ebola crisis.
A 40-year-old man is being held in Clackamas County Jail on $500,000 bail for 19 counts related to child sex abuse.
The school has received dozens of donated pumpkins since news of the plunder went viral.
Democratic Gov. John Kitzhaber and Republican state Rep. Dennis Richardson will square off Oct. 10.
A registered dietician talks about the benefits of low fat milk after a workout.
The Washington County Sheriff’s Office released a sketch of the man suspected of killing Nicole Laube last month in the community of Cedar M…