Newberg-Dundee bypass underway, finally

Right now it looks like dirt, dust and dump trucks. But in three years, the Newberg-Dundee Bypass will be complete and is expected to cut tr…

Rising water bills, flood of controversy

Kent Craford is spearheading a group to have an independent board oversee water and sewer rates. But critics of this plan say decisions woul…

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Three armed men ransack apartment

The victims said the men forced their way into the unit through an unlocked sliding glass door while women and children were inside.

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Tree snag falls, kills firefighter

One firefighter died and another was injured when they worked to remove trees in the path of a fire in the Deschutes National Forest.

Baby boy born on subway platform in DC

WASHINGTON (AP) — A woman who gave birth to a baby boy on a Metro platform in downtown Washington is getting $100 in subway or bus fare. Sha…

Blazer business getting a makeover

Trail Blazers CEO Chris McGowan has been pushing the business side every bit as hard as general manager Neil Olshey has worked the basketbal…

ODOT crews repave eastbound Interstate-84 in Portland, Ore., on Saturday, July 13, 2013. (ODOT)

Another weekend closure for I-84

The westbound lanes of the freeway will be closed from Saturday night to Monday morning between I-5 and I-205.

Portland apartment market is hot

The local apartment market is suddenly so hot that some real estate experts wonder if it is being overbuilt. Permits were issued for 3,333 a…

Ariel Castro gets life plus 1000 years

Ariel Castro, 53, apologized to his victims in a rambling, defiant statement before he was sentenced. He blamed his sex addiction and others…