Traffic stop leads to meth bust

A routine traffic stop by Beaverton police turned up seven pounds of methamphetamine in a 30-year-old Mexican national.

Portland goes for redhead record

More than 1000 redheads went to Pioneer Square in downtown Portland on Saturday to help break a Guiness world record for most redheads in on…

Fmr Linn GOP chair to challenge Merkley

Jo Rae Perkins announced her candidacy on Friday. Echoing themes from the tea party movement, Perkins says she would adhere strictly to the …

John Kitzhaber

Kitzhaber eyes special session decision

Gov. John Kitzhaber says he hopes to decide within 10 days whether to call the Legislature into special session to work on a deal that would…

FILE - The state of Oregon uses reloadable debit-like cards known as "Oregon Trail" cards instead of food stamps. Undated photo. (KOIN 6 News)

Food stamp ‘humiliation’ spurs debate

Oregon Trail guidelines say that, in general, if it’s edible a card-holder can buy it. But alcohol, tobacco, hot food or any food sold for “…

OSP: No abduction, but man choked woman

She and her daughter got out for a brief walk when, she said, she was struck from behind, then repeatedly hit by a man who tried to strangle…

Want to name Portland-Milwaukie bridge?

For the first time, the public will be allowed to participate in naming a bridge. TriMet announced suggestions would be taken starting in Oc…