Riders on a Portland streetcar, June 11, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Do people ride if Streetcar fare rises?

Facing a budget deficit of more than $1 million, the Portland Streetcar is considering a fare increase. But there is some evidence that stra…

South Texas man executed for 1999 slaying

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A South Texas man was put to death Thursday for a slaying 14 years ago in which the victim was bound with shoelaces…

PWB: SW Portland water still OK to drink

Repeated tests show contamination in Portland's tank at SW Nevada Court and 27th Avenue. Yet, even after several positive tests, only wholes…

Weekend storm headed for Oregon

A significant early fall storm is possible this weekend, with heavy rain, high winds and the potential for power outages.