Three incidents of vandalism have grown increasingly worse at Orchards Elementary in Vancouver, Sept. 13, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Mutilated cat found at Vancouver school

The carcass of a gutted and mutilated cat was discovered by teachers before school began Friday at Orchards Elementary School in Vancouver.

Billy Lee Rodriguez, Sept. 13, 2013 (Clackamas County Sheriff's Office)

Man held for pickup, wheelchair theft

A 43-year-old Woodburn man was arrested after a traffic stop for allegedly stealing a man's pickup truck and motorized wheelchair earlier in…

Eddie Lopez, 23, and Lorenzo Lopez-Gordillo, 22 (Marion County Sheriff's Office)

Brothers held in Salem murder

Two brothers are in custody for a homicide at a Salem apartment complex September 7 that left a 23-year-old man dead.

The Central Catholic Rams in their pre-game warm-ups at Lake Oswego, Sept. 13, 2013 (KOIN 6 News/Ellen Hansen)

Blitz games: Sept. 13, 2013

The KOIN 6 Blitz Game of the Week featured a matchup between the new No. 1 high school football team on the road against a tough opponent.

Providence St. Vincent Medical Center as seen Sept. 5, 2013. (KOIN 6 News)

Providence officials checking OT pay

Providence St. Vincent officials said Friday they are now checking the accuracy of overtime payments at every department where they work.

Andrew Frank Laviguer, Sept. 9, 2013 (Multnomah County Sheriff's Office)

Man implicated in bank, motel robberies

The man arrested for robbing a Wells Fargo bank branch in the Pearl District is also the primary suspect in five other robberies throughout …