A huge pileup involving 20 to 25 vehicles shut down Interstate 5 Thursday morning near Albany, Feb. 6, 2014. (KOIN 6 News viewer photo)

Snowstorm halts Ore. legislative session

The cancellation will increase pressure on lawmakers as they try to wrap up the legislative session within the 35 days allowed under the sta…

An Alaska Air plane at a gate at PDX, Feb. 6, 2014 (KOIN 6 News)

Some flights cancelled at PDX

As conditions in the Portland metro area get worse, air travelers need to double check their flights and schedule as cancellations and delay…

Public funding of low-income housing makes building efficiently impossible, say John Murphy, president of Portland Habilitation Center Northwest, and low-income housing builder Rob Justus, here touring their Snowberry Apartments. February 2014. (Portland Tribune/Jaime Valdez)

High cost of ‘affordable’

Housing officials have noted Portland is about 12,000 units shy of low-income housing, and the lack of low-rent living spaces is driving man…

A general view of the crowd at Autzen Stadium during the third quarter of the NCAA college football game between the Oregon and the Tennessee in Eugene, Ore., Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013. Oregon won the game 59-14. (AP Photo/Steve Dykes)

Trooper ejected from Autzen plans to sue

Marc Boyd was banned for 18 months from the University of Oregon. He was never charged, but he remains on leave for a state review of the in…

A frozen water fountain at Southeast Milwaukie Road Avenue and Powell Boulevard in Portland. Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014. (Douglas Key/KOIN 6 News)

ODOT prepped for winter storm

The Oregon Department of Transportation said they’ve been preparing for this upcoming storm since winter began.

FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2010, file photo, Shaun White of the United States celebrates his gold medal in the men's snowboard halfpipe at Cypress Mountain in West Vancouver, Brtish Columbia, at the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Winter Games. White said Wednesday, Feb. 5, that he is pulling out of the Olympic slopestyle contest to focus solely on winning a third straight gold medal on the halfpipe. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Sean Kilpatrick, File)

Shaun White nixes Olympic slopestyle

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — Shaun White jammed his wrist on one jump and watched the world’s best snowboarders join him in tumbling down…