FILE - A Monarch butterfly eats nectar from a swamp milkweed on the shore of Rock Lake in Pequot Lakes, Minn., Sunday, July 22, 2012. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

Wash. inmates raise butterflies

The butterflies are being released this month to fly over the walls and help researchers learn about their migration patterns.

A gavel is shown in a U.S. courtroom (MGN online)

Retired Multnomah Co. judge Harl Haas dies

He created several court programs, including the nation’s first rape victim assistance program in a prosecutor’s office and the state’s firs…

FILE - Grayback firefighters walk arm-in-arm at their headquarters in White City, Ore., Friday, Aug. 8, 2008, after they were given information about fellow Grayback firefighters killed in a northern California wildfire helicopter crash. Nine were killed in the crash, seven from the Grayback unit.(AP Photo/Don Ryan)

Guilty plea in Iron 44 copter crash

Levi Phillips of Grants Pass was one of two Carson Helicopter officials indicted in the 2008 helicopter crash that killed seven Oregon firef…

The Rayworth House along its path to a new spot in Portland, Sept. 24, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Rayworth House move underway

The move is expected to be complete sometime Tuesday afternoon. Residents along the route can expect brief power outages.

9-11-13-crematorium

DEQ: Montavilla crematorium OK as is

Neighbors living near an East Portland crematorium that’s known for spewing black smoke received some answers Monday night. But they’re not …