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Coast Guard closes Depoe Bay

The Coast Guard closed the entrance to Depoe Bay and Siuslaw River bar Sunday in the wake of Oregon’s record September rain.

Rain and wind pummeled the Oregon Coast, Sept. 29, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Record-setting rainfall continues

This month will go down as the wettest September in Portland’s history. It also marks the wettest September on record for four other Oregon …

storm watch-power out

Thousands lose power in OR, WA storm

Another storm knocked down trees and additional power lines Sunday, even momentarily taking out KOIN’s television signal around 7:30 p.m. Su…

A tree fell on Southeast River Road in Hillsboro during a weekend storm. Sept. 28, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Winds buffet, rain drenches Oregon

Wind gusts up to 60 mph on Mount Hood and 45 mph at the Oregon coast have come along with heavy rain that already dropped more than 3 inches…

KOIN 6 News, file

Bicyclist, 72, dies on Highway 101

A 72-year-old Washington man vacationing on the Oregon coast died Thursday while bicycling on Highway 101 near Yachats.

Oregon State Police (KOIN 6 News, file)

Man jumped in traffic, no trooper on duty

No state trooper was on duty in Yamhill County at 2 a.m. last Sunday when reports started coming in about a shoeless man behaving erraticall…

Runners at the 2012 Portland Marathon, as seen on their website

Portland Marathon to honor Boston

Security will be strong for the 43rd Portland Marathon as 7500 runners and walkers compete. Organizers also have a plan to find medical volu…

Firefighters called a SWAT unit after they saw a man run from this Clackamas house and break into the house next door, Sept. 27, 2013 (Clackamas FD)

Fire, explosions and SWAT in Clackamas

A fire and explosions engulfed a one-story house in Clackamas Friday afternoon, but firefighters were told to evacuate when a SWAT unit arri…

A truck dangles over the edge of the I-5 ramp to I-84, Sept. 27, 2013 (KOIN 6 News/Gabe Austin)

Dump truck dangled off edge of I-5 ramp

A dump truck dangled precariously over the railing of an I-5 flyover ramp in downtown Portland Friday afternoon, shutting the freeway for ab…