Starbucks store drops into NE Portland

You might call it an “instant coffee shop.” KOIN 6 News has images from the scene as the corner at NE 122nd Avenue and Halsey Street goes fr…

Do background checks go back far enough?

In 1979, Patrick Henry was convicted of trying to kill his ex-wife, then convicted on federal weapons charges and drug charges in 1988. Loca…

Hempfest munchies fetch $50 online

A few eBay users are seeing a money-making opportunity in the free bags of chips that were given out by police over the weekend at Seattle’s…

Fire forces Govt. Island evacuation

A three-alarm grass fire in the Columbia River’s Government Island was fully contained around 6 p.m. Monday, hours after it began.