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Wash. neighbors take on ‘420 Gate’

It’s known as “420 Gate” — an area in Vancouver neighbors say is overrun with disrespectful kids and even drug dealers: “We have had enough…

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Son, 2nd teen arrested in sword attack

A Spokane County sheriff’s spokesman says two teenage boys have been arrested in a bizarre sword attack on one teen’s mother that reportedly…

9-18-13-6A sports debate

Are Portland’s high schools going 6A?

Concerned parents packed a town hall meeting in Southeast Portland Wednesday, worried about the future of athletic programs at Portland Publ…

Bumblebee Discovery

Ore. survey finds rare bumblebees

A six-week survey of bumblebee species in Oregon’s Mount Hood National Forest has produced an encouraging find — a dozen of the increasingl…

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City vote: $8M to east-side improvements

“People in east Portland will tell you they feel like the city has really neglected East Portland for years and years,” said Portland Commis…

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Seattle getting Rainier Beer ‘R’ back

Tully’s announced it will be removing its green Tully’s “T” atop the building later this month in order to allow for the re-installation of …

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Sidewalk repair bills rack up

This past week the city council approved nearly $90,000 worth of sidewalk repair bills to 80 homeowners. But some are questioning the price …

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PPS checking school near crematory

The Portland Public Schools will do its own environmental tests near a Northeast Portland crematory spewing black smoke into the sky in a re…

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Car sleeper: I was sexually assaulted

A 19-year-old woman told police she was sexually assaulted while she slept in her friend’s car in the southeast industrial area of Portland.

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Survivor: Is blood thicker than water?

The new season of CBS Survivor starts Wednesday night. Two of the castaways — both Salem, Ore., natives — talk to KOIN 6 News about what i…