A fire in the cab of a semi truck caused major delays on Marine Drive near NE 148th Ave.
The lack of snow pack and the unusually high temperatures have placed Oregon at an increased risk of wildfires through August.
Mayor Charlie Hales said homeowners and businesses may see a tax increase to help pay for road maintenance.
A new national report suggests Oregon teen pregnancy rates are some of the lowest in the nation and are still dropping.
Dennis Richardson will face incumbent Gov. John Kitzhaber in the November election.
Monica Wehby won the highly contested GOP primary for the US Senate and will face incumbent Jeff Merkley in the November election.
Deborah Kafoury won two races to become the chair of the Multnomah County Commission.
Voters rejected a proposal that would have stripped control of the water and sewer board from the Portland city council.
Federal agents are investigating a cyber-fraud in Oregon that has caused financial losses of more than $1 million.
Clark County Public Health and the PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center are advising more than 900 people to be tested for hepatitis C.