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.
A 38-year-old man was arrested by Honolulu police in connection with the death of Ivy Harris, the Portland tourist found slain near Oahu in May.
Four men were indicted by a grand jury following an investigation into the production and distribution of a graphic child pornography video in Portland.
“He fell from clear up there,” said a witness, pointing about 20 feet up a backyard fir tree. “And we’re guessing that he tried getting onto the trampoline for a safe landing, but he ended up between the trampoline and the fence.”
Tourists trying to enjoy Portland Tuesday night were left with a frightening memory when the cab they were in was carjacked. Now that cab driver is just trying to get back to work.
The warm weather brings people into the waters. But the speed of the water, the currents and the water temperature can quickly turn a fun day into trouble.
Doctors say music hits a sweet spot in our brains. And now stroke survivors are regaining their voice in a musical group at OHSU.
Three Oregon prisons are on modified operations after separate bomb threats were received by phone within 15 minutes Wednesday afternoon.
Under beautiful blue skies and warm temperatures, the Rose Festival’s Junior Parade featured 32 local school marching bands and Rojo the Therapy Llama as the Grand Marshall.
It is the largest individual settlement in city history. Officer Dane Reister shot William Monroe in June 2011 with a shotgun he thought was loaded with beanbag rounds.
The collision occurred in rural Columbia County.
The proposal had drawn fierce opposition from lawmakers, airlines and others who said it would place passengers and crews at risk.
A dying 10-year-old girl can move up the adult waiting list for a lung transplant after a federal judge intervened in her case Wednesday, a move questioned by a prominent medical ethicist.