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

Sports reinstated at Benson High School

Weeks after the Portland Interscholastic League excluded Benson from their Fall 2014 athletic schedules, the decision to yank the programs f…

The Old Trolley Bridge is in danger of collapsing on the Clackamas River, March 6, 2014 (KOIN 6 News)

Clackamas River trolley bridge tilting

The Old Trolley Bridge is in danger of collapsing at any time on the Clackamas River after engineers noticed “significant and alarming” move…

Brian Druker has big plans for OHSUs Knight Cancer Institute should the university meet Phil Knights challenge grant and have $1 billion to spend. Decreasing federal funding for research could play into OHSUs plan to lure top scientists to Portland by promising they can work as scientists, not fundraisers. March 2014. (Portland Tribune/Jaime Valdez)

The billion dollar man

Can Brian Druker use Phil Knight’s big bucks to turn OHSU into a top tier cancer research center?

Gregory Poe, better known as Illmaculate, outside the Blue Monk in Portland, March 5, 2014 (KOIN 6 News)

Hip-hop overcrowding spurs police review

Portland hip-hop artist Illmaculate was shocked by the heavy police response — including the gang task force — at his concert Saturday nig…

Jackie Yerby of the group Catholic Oregonians for Marriage Equality, March 5, 2014 (KOIN 6 News)

Color Violet during Lent for equality

The group Catholic Oregonians for Marriage Equality will wear violet colors and buttons to show their support for same-sex marriage.