The incident forced the Southwest flight to make an emergency landing in Portland.
Portland hip-hop artist Illmaculate was shocked by the heavy police response — including the gang task force — at his concert Saturday night.
The international custody battle of a 6-year-old US citizen who was ordered to live in Mexico with her recently deported father will be in court Thursday.
A federal judge in Portland sentenced a man to two years in prison for sending threatening letters laced with a suspicious powder to members of Congress, journalists and comedians Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert.
The group Catholic Oregonians for Marriage Equality will wear violet colors and buttons to show their support for same-sex marriage.
A US Marshals’ vehicle was rear-ended in North Portland. The driver of the other vehicle was transported to the hospital, officials said.
Forecasters say 1-to-2 inches of rain will fall in the Valley. Wind gusts of up to 60 mph are expected on the coast.
A 51-year-old man has been charged with murder and unlawful use of a weapon after police arrested him on accusations he killed his roommate in North Portland.
A 39-year-old Bethany man surrendered to authorities after a Grand Jury indicted him for sex crimes with young boys.
The City of Vancouver is getting closer to opening recreational pot stores after the city council set rules for the stores and identified where they can be located.
“It’s Perfectly Normal” gives a lot of detailed information about puberty and sex and shows explicit cartoon illustrations of sexual activity.
Soon, Portland’s Bureau of Environmental Services will hold a grand opening for its new $11.4 million, Gold LEED certified facility. It replaces musty modular buildings. It’s also $8 million more than was originally budgeted.
The man accused of killing his girlfriend’s 4-year-old son in 2012 pleaded guilty to manslaughter Tuesday.
The 22-year-old West Salem resident died February 10 from a heroin overdose. For years he battled drug addiction, a problem he hid from his family.
One man was stabbed to death in North Portland early Tuesday afternoon, and police said they have one man in custody.
A Portland teen with a medical condition who had not been seen since 10 a.m. Monday in the South Tabor neighborhood was found safely Tuesday afternoon.
OSHA inspectors said the investigation into the trench collapse that buried a 20-year-old man for four hours will be thorough and may take up to six months.
John Washington told KOIN 6 News his area looks different than it used to. “For the most part the way things are changing very rapidly, it’s actually pushing a lot of people out,” he said.
A Multnomah County grand jury chose not to indict a 25-year-old man on second-degree manslaughter charges in the hit-and-run death of a 60-year-old man in Southeast Portland.
Msgr. Peter Leslie Smith was appointed by the Pope, only the third such appointment of an auxiliary bishop in the 168-year history of the Portland Archdiocese.