He spent an estimated 30 minutes underwater.
The commission is also considering raising it from 50 to 75 cents.
The suspects and the victims reportedly knew each other prior to the incident.
David Chatman was the victim’s cheerleading coach in Tualatin until he was convicted of charges related to fondling another student.
More than 60 cases have been identified in Nevada, California, Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, Utah and Hawaii.
Portland marathon swimmer Michelle Macy hopes to swim laps across the Willamette River on Friday, for 12 straight hours.
She could face 10 years in prison.
The U.S. has been collecting the telephone records of millions of Americans under a top secret court order.
The building was under demolition. It was unclear what role the demolition work might have played in the collapse.
Eric Meiser is accused in the violent murder of a 57-year-old Lake Oswego man. If convicted he could face the death penalty.
A day care center for abused children in Washington state is getting a new playground. And funding for part of the improvements is coming from an unusual place.
Brigadier General Mike Caldwell was attending a conference in Hood River in May when he made what are being called “unwanted sexual advances” to a female subordinate.
A 2-year-old Washington girl is recovering after contracting a form of flesh-eating bacteria. Zoey Chalk’s mom and dad said it started with a rash on the girl’s ankle last month.
A 17-year-old high school senior was killed when a hydraulic lift failed while he worked on a truck at O&V Transport in Northeast Portland Wednesday night.
The Sierra Club is suing Burlington Northern Santa Fe in federal court in Seattle over coal dust that blows off trains into Washington rivers. A spokesman for BNSF calls the lawsuit a publicity stunt.
A military judge has accepted an American soldier’s guilty pleading in the killing of 16 Afghan civilians during nighttime raids on two villages last year.
The Washington County Sheriff’s Office arrested Deonte Huff last month, after they say he sexually abused a girl he coached in Portland. Now they say he’s facing new charges, and may be on the run.
Three weeks after a Vancouver woman told KOIN 6 News she was threatened at gunpoint as she drove near Heritage High School in east Vancouver, law enforcement agents say they’re dropping their search for a suspect.
The 6-year-old black lab was rescued after becoming stranded on a small island in the Sandy River Wednesday night.
A federal jury has found an insurance agent and four Eastern Washington potato growers innocent of willfully overvaluing property in an alleged attempt to defraud the federal government for crop insurance.