Robert Leonard is a Vancouver school district janitor suspected in teen sex cases, Aug. 30, 2013 (Woodland Police Dept)

School janitor suspect in teen sex cases

A former janitor for the Vancouver School District is suspected of communicating with a Pennsylvania teenager for an immoral purpose, and is…

9-4-13-Marissa Madrigal-Multnomah County website

Madrigal to replace Cogen as chair

Earlier this week, Marissa Madrigal resigned her position as the Chief of Staff for Multnomah County Commission Chair Jeff Cogen. Now, she's…

A Benson vs Jefferson high school game in 2012 (KOIN 6 News, file)

PPS wants to overhaul athletic system

The Portland Public School District wants to re-establish the Portland Interscholastic League, a major overhaul of the athletics system.

One person died and three others injured when trusses fell over during an installation at a residential construction project in Sandy, Sept. 6, 2013 (Clackamas County Sheriff's Office)

1 dead, 3 hurt in Sandy crane accident

One person died and three others injured when trusses fell over during an installation at a residential construction project in Sandy.

Lee Swanigan in a photo from 2011 (Courtesy to KOIN 6 News)

Escaped psychiatric patient found

A 31-year-old convicted robber walked out of a psychiatric treatment facility Aug. 31 and remained at large until Friday evening.

Jeff Cogen, in a 2013 photo when he was Multnomah County Chairman (KOIN 6 News, file)

DOJ: Cogen investigation to continue

In the wake of Jeff Cogen's surprising resignation as the chair of the Multnomah County Commissioners, the investigation into whether he mis…

Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez appears during a brief hearing in district court in Attleboro, Mass., Aug. 30. 2013 (AP Photo)

Ex-Patriot Hernandez pleads not guilty

Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez pleaded not guilty to a first-degree murder charge Friday following his indictment in the k…

A bus carrying the Central Catholic JV football team burst into flames on US-26, Sept. 5, 2013. No one was hurt. (KOIN 6 News)

Battery malfunction caused bus fire

A battery malfunction caused the fire that destroyed a Blue Star charter bus carrying the Central Catholic JV football team Thursday afterno…