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Gresham Holiday Inn clerk tied up, robbed

Gresham police are working to find out if a possible serial robber is responsible for tying up a Holiday Inn clerk and stealing the Gresham …

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Lightning sends tree into Ore. home

Lightning sent a tree crashing into a Beaverton-area home Sunday, coming at what is being described as the “worst possible time.”

A lightning strike lights up the Fremont Bridge in downtown Portland. Friday, Sept. 6, 2013. (Steven/KOIN 6 News viewer photo)

Thunder, lightning sweep through area

The first thunder of the day in Oregon was registered in the Coast Range. By about 11 p.m., a cell developed south of Portland near Canby, O…

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Online votes save Newberg’s drive-in

The popular Oregon summer movie venue needed help to stay open, and turned to its online fans for votes for a new, theater-saving digital pr…

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Now open: I-5 bridge over Skagit River

Officials have been working toward this moment ever since an oversize truck load hit the bridge on May 23, sending one 160-foot section and …

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Many US bridges old, risky and rundown

An Associated Press analysis of 607,380 bridges in the most recent federal National Bridge Inventory showed that 65,605 were classified as “…

A tribal fisherman hauls in a salmon with a gill-net Wednesday,, Sept. 7, 2011, along the Columbia River, near Hood River, Ore. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Record Chinook salmon return on Columbia

The fall Chinook salmon run on the Columbia River is the largest run in at least the past 75 years, and it could reach 1 million fish by the…

As police handled an incident at Sewickly's on SE Hawthorne, a man was shot next door in a separate incident, Sept. 14, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Police at bar fight, man shot next door

While police were responding to a man with a gun threatening people at a bar, a separate, unrelated shooting took place in a nearby parking …