A railroad crossing gate closed -- with no train coming - and fell on top of this car traveling on Highway 30, March 19, 2014 (KOIN 6 News)

Railroad knew about faulty crossing gate

A faulty railroad crossing arm caused a serious accident on Monday in Columbia City, and now, KOIN 6 News learned the railroad company knew …

Crystal Ann is Wednesday's Child for March 19, 2014 (KOIN 6 News)

Wednesday’s Child: Crystal Ann

Crystal Ann is 15, loves reading and writing and has already written 170 pages of a book she hopes to publish. But mostly she wants to be a …

Kelly Elementary School teacher Gerardo Vargas is able to teach art to students because of revenue from the arts tax. (KOIN)

$3M shortfall for Portland Arts Tax

The controversial $35 Portland Arts Tax is due again April 15, but almost one half of city residents have not paid the tax from last year.

Jeffrey McAllister, 38, appears in court March 19, 2014 (KOIN)

Ex-ER nurse faces another new sex charge

Jeffrey McAllister, the 38-year-old emergency room nurse, who was fired from Legacy Emanuel Medical Center is facing a new criminal indictme…

Milwaukee center Zaza Pachulia knocks the ball away from Blazers center Robin Lopez during in Portland, March 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Steve Dykes)

Blazers work OT to beat Bucks

Despite the worst record in the NBA, the Bucks gave the Blazers trouble for most of the game. There were 23 lead changes in regulation, and …

Paul David Suryan, 34, died when he lost control and hit a truck on NW Zion Church Road near North Plains, March 18, 2014 (Washington County Sheriff's Office)

Speeding car hits truck, driver dies

The driver of a car that was likely speeding died when the car collided head-on with a truck along a Washington County road Tuesday morning.

Pacific University Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Michael Mallery was indicted on 7 counts of sex abuse, Jan. 21, 2014 (Washington County Sheriff's Office)

Pac U VP acquitted on sex charges

Michael Mallery, the Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Pacific University, was acquitted on sex abuse charges Tuesday.