Lt. Ray Butler of the Battle Ground Police Department, Sept. 11, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Teen arrested in Battle Ground 9/11 threat

A 13-year-old Chief Umtuch Middle School student has been arrested in connection with “threats” that prompted the closure of six schools in …

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Suh appeals $100K fine from NFL

Defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh spoke Wednesday, a day after the league slapped him with the what is believed to be the biggest monetary fine…

Written threats found at BG middle school

Battle Ground school officials found written threats during a Tuesday evening event at Chief Umtuch Middle School, setting in motion the dec…

Pinot Noir grapes at Montinore Estate in Forest Grove, Sept. 11, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Rain then heat set up wine grape harvest

Last week’s rain and this week’s heat is a good combination for Oregon’s wine grape harvest — as long as the heat doesn’t stay too long.

Achmed Abdullah, right, and Maryan Mohammad, second from left, moved to Barberry Village from Syria with their three children, Yassir, left, Abdul, middle, and Mnahell, second from right. Undated photo. (Jim Clark/Outlook Online)

Flight from Syria

In 2009, neighbors were disappearing and violent outbreaks between police and rebel groups foreshadowed the now 2-year-long civil war that h…

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Heat advisory for Portland metro area

The National Weather Service issued a heat advisory for high temperatures in the 90s in the Portland-Vancouver metro area and along the Inte…