Taishawn Millage was coming back from a party for Roosevelt High seniors when the incident happened.
She becomes the 100th queen in the festival’s history and will represent both Portland and the Rose Festival for a year.
California Chrome lost the Belmont Stakes and missed a chance to become the first Triple Crown winner since 1978.
The state Board of Higher Education on Friday officially approved a tuition freeze for the upcoming academic year.
Rep. Suzanne Bonamici said the memory of Paul Lee and other victims is best served through action.
The memorial is a 33-foot tall granite pillar with walls listing the names of nearly 3,800 Oregonians killed in World War II.
Only 11 horses so far have won racing’s Triple Crown. Here they are.
The centerpiece of the Rose Festival, the Grand Floral Parade, begins at 10 a.m. Saturday. But the road closures begin around 7 a.m.
A truck driver from Georgia was charged with death by auto in connection to the crash, prosecutors said.
Investigators are trying to determine what caused a Washington County home and two cars to catch fire early Saturday morning in Cedar Mill.