Traffic in the area where the Columbia River Crossing is proposed (Courtesy photo, April 13, 2013)

CRC consultant: toll skirting big issue

A new study by CRCs own consultant being made public this week indicates toll skirting is a much bigger problem than bridge planners admit.

Bag of marijuana, pot generic

Vancouver waits for state on pot retail

Businesses in Vancouver that want to begin selling weed legally will have to wait longer than expected. The city council voted unanimously t…

Vancouver Public Schools meeting, Sept. 24, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Donation offsets superintendent’s shower

A Vancouver business owner donated $4,000 for student classroom supplies and said he did it “out of respect for all the good work” the super…

An array of handguns and shotguns are shown on a table. (KOIN 6 News, file)

‘Illegal Gun Ordinance’ up for review

On Wednesday, Portland city leaders will hear a review on the three-year-old ordinance. Supporters say it helps prevent violent crimes in an…

Aquarium co-owner admits harvesting fish

In a Florida courtroom Tuesday, the co-owner of the Portland Aquarium and his nephew admitted their part in a plan to illegally buy fish and…

Brandon Murdock James, Sept. 24, 2013 (Clackamas County Sheriff's Office)

Milwaukie babysitter faces sex crimes

A 24-year-old Milwaukie man who babysat for children in the area was arrested for sexual acts with three separate young teenage girls.