Eric Harris, Gerald Randale, Jan. 31, 2016 (Multnomah County Sheriff's Office)

PPB defuses Cully neighborhood situation

Two men were arrested after Portland police were able to defuse a potentially dangerous situation after they surrounded a residence in the C…

Alan Shepard, in his space suit makes last minute preparations for his historic ride into space, May 5, 1961. (AP Photo)

January 31: A giant day in space history

Exactly 13 years from the day the US entered the space age, astronaut Alan Shepard blasted off for the moon — which was exactly 10 years af…

Garnets

A new year brings with it a gemstone known within the gemological world for its variance of color availability of which most may be unaware.…

Mark Morris High School senior Nicholas Rinck puts the needs of others ahead of his own. (KOIN)

All-Star student athlete: Nicholas Rinck

Mark Morris High School senior Nicholas Rinck puts the needs of others ahead of his own. “At school, with my leadership class, we do a lot o…