A TomTato - tomatoes and potatoes in one plant - as seen on the website of the Territorial Seed Company in Cottage Grove, Oregon

Tomatoes and potatoes grafted into 1 plant

The Territorial Seed Company in Cottage Grove calls it “Ketchup ‘n’ Fries.” Gardeners can harvest a double crop of red cherry tomatoes and w…

The New York Police Department now has a beefed-up social media presence. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

NYPD sent to ‘Twitter school’

As city officials work to soften the New York Police Department’s image and change how officers engage with citizens through reforms and tra…

Salem bank robbery suspect shown in a photo released by FBI Portland.

FBI seeks Salem bank robber

The FBI said the robbery occurred Wednesday morning around noon at the U.S. Bank branch in Salem located at 3955 Center Street Northeast.

A missing 16-month-old girl was found safe at a Vancouver residence Dec. 30, 2014. (VPD)

Vancouver tip leads to missing baby

Vancouver police said someone made an anonymous tip late Tuesday night. The child was found at a single-family residence in the 1900 block o…

These surveillance photos released by Sherwood police show three suspects believed to be working together in the theft of a purse, money, credit cards and a car in separate incidents at the Kohl's in Sherwood in November and December 2014

Thieves coordinate, hit Sherwood Kohl’s

Two of the suspects — a man and a woman — used a stolen credit card to buy hundreds of dollars in items, authorities said Tuesday. About 1…

Aaron Rudolph, 9, gets hugs and kisses after being stranded with his dad on Lookout Mountain for a very cold night. Both he and his father were safe, Dec. 30, 2014 (KOIN 6 News)

Dad, son stuck on Lookout Mountain, safe

The search for a father and son who did not return to their Battle Ground home after a day of target shooting ended happily Tuesday afternoo…

Guns at a gun show (KOIN 6 News, file)

New Oregon law to expand gun licensing

Oregon attracts many people from elsewhere, and a new law taking effect New Year’s Day allows some of them to get a concealed handgun licens…

A woman sneezes (File, American Med Dev, MGN Online)

CDC: Flu now at epidemic levels

This season’s flu has now hit at least 35 states, including Washington but, at this point, not Oregon. It’s become so widespread the Centers…