FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, file photo, a Union Pacific locomotive with passenger cars in tow is parked in Omaha, Neb. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, File)

Union Pacific locomotive derails

A Union Pacific locomotive derailed early Tuesday morning in Portland, Ore., but no injuries or spills were reported.

Students in a Portland school (file)

PPS begins seeking replacement teachers

With a potential teachers strike in Portland now just more than a week away, the school district posted ads in many places — including Crai…

An ODOT road plow, Feb. 9, 2014 (KOIN 6 News)

Why doesn’t Oregon salt the roads?

Oregon is one of six states that doesn't use salt on the roads — and the others are in the deep south where it's almost always warm.

Dirck Morgan White, 41, (side by side photos) is the suspect in the shooting death of a Clackamas County weightmaster, Feb. 6, 2014 (Clackamas County Sheriff's Office photos)

Reward upped in weightmaster murder

A $7,500 reward is offered for information that leads to the arrest of the truck driver suspected of shooting to death a Clackamas County we…

Right 2 Dream Too resident Marty looks over a series of doors that were among the city justifications for fining owners of the homeless campsite property. A deal to move the campsite will render the door/wall obsolete, unless it is moved to the new site underneath the Broadway Bridge. Undated photo. (Jaime Valdez/Portland Tribune)

Developer ready to pay to move R2DToo

A developer may give nearly $900,000 to the city to move the Right 2 Dream Too homeless camp from its current location on Burnside.

Timbers owner Merritt Paulson (right) announced the name change of their home field from Jeld-Wen Field to Providence Park, Feb. 10, 2014 (KOIN 6 News)

Timbers home field now Providence Park

The Portland Timbers changed the name of their home field to Providence Park. But a KOIN 6 News investigation shows the city is being accuse…