Blazers guard Wesley Matthews passes the ball out as Lakers guard Jodie Meeks defends in Portland, Monday, March 3, 2014. (AP Photo/Don Ryan)

Blazers rally but fall to Lakers

Pau Gasol scored 22 points and the Lakers won their second straight, snapping the Blazers’ five-game winning streak.

Multnomah County commission candidate Jim Francesconi, March 3, 2014 (KOIN 6 News)

Francesconi wants bridge users to pay

Commission candidate Jim Francesconi said he would start by creating a regional bridge authority with the power to collect from people livin…

Grace Sabots, 27, of Portland is missing after her car was found in N. California, March 2, 2014 (Undated photo released by authorities)

CA search continues for Portland woman

Police in California continue to search for a 27-year-old Portland woman whose car was found on SR-96 near the Oregon-California border.

Students in a Portland school (file)

School board OKs new teacher deal

The Portland Public Schools board voted and passed the new contract with the teachers Monday night, officially ending the threat of a strike…

Nathan Traller and his daughter, Nathalie, who is battling a rare form of cancer, March 2, 2014 (KOIN 6 News)

Beaverton teen denied cancer drug access

“There are some promising medicines that could help Nathalie and offer hope,” her father, Nathan Traller, told KOIN 6 News. But for many of …

I-84 at Cascade Locks, 10:30 a.m., March 2, 2014 (ODOT/TripCheck)

ODOT: I-84 hazardous from snow, ice

Snow and ice along I-84 east of Multnomah Falls created hazardous driving conditions Sunday night, and ODOT officials said travelers should …