The Oregon Senate in Salem, Sept. 16, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

On tap in Salem: Cover Oregon, pot, guns

Tensions were running high at the state capitol days before Oregon lawmakers go back into session. They’re already wrangling over how they’l…

Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge, left, celebrates with guard Damian Lillard after scoring a basket during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Chicago Bulls in Chicago on Thursday, March 21, 2013. The Trail Blazers won 99-89. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Aldridge, Lillard are NBA All-Stars

LaMarcus Aldridge and Damian Lillard made it from the Trail Blazers, who have been among the Western Conference leaders all season.

Rising boxing star Carlos Daniel Perez died Jan. 24, 2014 from injuries in a crash six days before. He was 14. (Courtesy: Heron Mendez)

Teen boxer dies, videos on tablet missing

Dealing with the death of Carlos Perez has been extremely difficult, but now his family feels like they’ve lost even more of him. His backpa…

A service dog in uniform in downtown Portland, Jan. 30, 2014 (KOIN 6 News)

What makes a dog a service dog?

Oregon law says dogs and small ponies are allowed inside grocery stores and restaurants if they are trained to perform a specific task. Serv…