Aurelio Sandoval, Sept. 21, 2013 (Marion County Sheriff's Department)

LA transient nabbed for Salem robbery

A transient from Los Angeles was arrested for armed robbery after workers from a Salem clothing store chased him down the street Friday nigh…

Fire damaged the garage of this building on NW 109th in Beaverton, Sept. 20, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Beaverton sex clinic fire intentional

Arson investigators took over a Beaverton sex offender treatment facility Saturday after a fire was started and the business ransacked.

Colorado Rapids defender Marvell Wynne, right, holds off Portland Timbers defender Michael Harrington during an MLS soccer game in Portland, Sept. 20, 2013. (AP Photo/Don Ryan)

Valeri scores, lifts Timbers past Rapids

Diego Valeri scored for the third straight match as the Timbers moved one point ahead of the Rapids for third place in the Western Conferenc…

The DEQ is investigating a noxious smell in the Arbor Lodge neighborhood of Portland, Sept. 20 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Smell worries Arbor Lodge neighborhood

Since Tuesday, the DEQ received 120 complaints from residents living in and around North Portland’s Arbor Lodge neighborhood of a mysterious…

Gary Meierotto's friends and family surprised him with a new iPad after his was stolen on a MAX train, Sept. 20, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Friends surprise deaf man with new iPad

When Gary Meierotto had his iPad stolen by two men on a MAX train, it was the loss of his primary means of communication. On Friday, he was …

Manolo Rodriguez's Samsung Galaxy S4 caught fire and exploded, burning him, Sept. 20, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Phone explodes, catches fire, burns man

A Woodburn man was dropping off donations at a neighborhood Goodwill when his new smart phone caught fire and exploded, burning his chest, l…

Amy Flauver with Cover Oregon, the online health insurance marketplace, Sept. 20, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

‘Cover Oregon’ ads continue edgy path

The funky, eye-catching ads flooding TV and social media may look like travel ads for Oregon. But they’re actually for the new health insura…