A "weather event" damaged buildings and downed power lines in McMinnville, June 13, 2013 (Courtesy: Miguel Santoyo)

Photos: Possible tornado in McMinnville

Viewers and the KOIN 6 News cameras capture the damage at the scene of a “strong cell” that may have materialized into a tornado that touche…

Joseph Leonetti in court

Leonetti arraigned on 4 sex abuse counts

Joseph Leonetti, a onetime player on the US National Men’s Soccer Team and a longtime high school and club coach, was arraigned in a Clackam…

A US Coast Guard rescue helicopter (File, US Coast Guard 13th District website, May 17, 2013)

5 hoax calls strap Coast Guard resources

Five recent distress calls to the Coast Guard are likely hoaxes that cost taxpayers about $50,000 and could land whoever is responsible up t…