A road near Independence Bridge in Marion County was closed because of high water, Feb. 16, 2014 (Marion County Sheriff's Office)

Floods close roads; heavy rain expected

The soaking rains put the Pudding River in Aurora above flood stage Sunday afternoon, and a road near Independence Bridge in Marion County w…

Team Hill's Damian Lillard of the Portland Trail Blazers moves the ball against Team Webber's Trey Burke of the Utah Jazz during the Rising Star NBA All Star Challenge Basketball game, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Damian Lillard’s busy All-Star weekend

Portland's Damian Lillard was the first person to compete in three All-Star Saturday events, adding that to Friday's Rising Stars Challenge …

A man signs a document (MGN Online, file)

Oregon closed handwriting analysis unit

The troubled state unit that analyzed handwriting in criminal cases quietly shut down more than a year ago after police discovered two of it…

One man died and 5 more hurt in a crash in Northeast Portland, Feb. 16, 2014 (KOIN 6 News)

One killed, 5 hurt in NE Portland crash

One man died and five others hurt after the driver of the car they were in lost control and hit a power pole in Northeast Portland early Sun…