An illegal campfire on Weyco land Aug. 5 near Scappoose spread to logging slash piles and caused an intense wildfire. (Photo by Kelly Niles, ODF)

4 arrested in fire on Weyerhaeuser land

The four men, ages 19 to 23, have been charged with reckless burning, trespass and littering. Authorities say they tracked the suspects down…

OR 43 ramps closed through August 31

The OR 43 ramps leading to I-5 SB, Lake Oswego, downtown Portland, and the Ross Island Bridge will close for more than two weeks starting Su…

Traffic backed up along I-5 near Albany, August 12, 2016 (ODOT)

Semi, U-Haul crash on I-5 near Albany

Two separate crashes closed northbound I-5 about 7 miles north of Albany for a time, backing traffic up at one point for at least 15 miles.

The body of a man was found near these stairs under the Hawthorne Bridge, August 12, 2016 (KOIN)

Body found under Hawthorne Bridge

A man’s body was found underneath the Hawthorne Bridge Friday morning, closing the path along Waterfront Park during the investigation.