The Portland skyline as a storm approaches, April 8, 2015 (KOIN 6 News)

Storms roll into Portland metro area

A line of storms rolled through the Portland metro area early Wednesday afternoon, bringing heavy rain, lightning and some hail.

In this July 25, 2003 file photo, satirist Stan Freberg, 76, right, and his wife, Hunter, pose for a photo Beverly Hills, Calif. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, File)

Comic genius Stan Freberg dies

Stan Freberg, the spirited comic genius who was hailed as the father of the funny commercial, died Tuesday.