Occupy Portland loses another camp spot

It’s the first day the sidewalk near Terry Schrunk Plaza has been clear in months following an Occupy camper clear-out. And now those camper…

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Hwy. 30 crash linked to bridge closure

Two vehicles collided on Highway 30 beneath the St. Johns Bridge Thursday afternoon, after the bridge closed for police response to a woman …

Dr. Louis Picker of the OHSU Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute, Sept. 12, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

OHSU AIDS vaccine is leap toward cure

A vaccine developed by researchers at Oregon Health & Science University may be a leap forward toward finding a cure for AIDS.

David Holm, the P.E./math/wellness teacher at ACCESS Alternative School in Portland, Ore., helps student Gabriel Shepard with a math assignment. Undated 2013 photo. (Christopher Onstott/Portland Tribune)

Ore. test results called a disappointment

The results of Oregon’s standardized tests tumbled this year, and were down markedly in high school writing. State leaders blamed the perfor…