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Open carry law tested near Ore. schools

Hillsboro parents such as Catherine Weiss want to know why a man was walking near their kids’ schools with a shotgun slung over his back — …

Dog-toss nets animal cruelty guilty plea

A Tacoma man accused of tossing his neighbor’s Chihuahua puppy out of a second-story window last month has pleaded guilty to a single felony…

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12 including toddler shot in Chicago park

Chicago police say 12 people, including a 3-year-old, were injured when someone opened fire on people in a park on the city’s southwest side…

This undated cell phone photo provided by Kristi Kinard Suthamtewakul shows a smiling Aaron Alexis in Fort Worth, Texas. The FBI has identified Alexis, 34, as the gunman in the Monday, Sept. 16, 2013 shooting rampage at at the Washington Navy Yard in Washington that left 13 dead, including himself. (AP Photo/Kristi Kinard Suthamtewakul)

$25K bail sought for Alexis in Seattle

Courtroom audio reveals that Washington state prosecutors asked a judge to hold future Navy Yard shooter Aaron Alexis on $25,000 bail after …

Oregon Wild and the American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit in Multnomah County Court Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013, against the Port of Portland after it turned down an ad at Portland International Airport aimed at legislation that would increase logging in federal forests. The suit claims that the port's refusal violates free-speech provisions of the U.S. and state constitutions.(Oregon Wild)

ACLU: PDX must post logging bill ads

Oregon ACLU director Dave Fidanque said Thursday the Oregon Constitution prohibits government censorship of speech, including political spee…

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Athlete of the Week: Cameron Scarlett

Every Thursday this fall, KOIN 6 News will be honoring the best of the best in high school sports with our Athlete of the Week.

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2 injured in head-on Marion County crash

Firefighters used the “Jaws of Life” to free at least one person trapped in their vehicle after a nearly head-on crash near Salem Thursday a…

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Baseball field dedicated to Jake Arntson

The baseball field at the Oregon Trail Elementary School will forever include a memorial to Jake, a 7-year-old slugger who died when the tru…

Students gather at the "420 Gate" near Mountain View High School in Vancouver, Sept. 19, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Neighbors, students gather at 420 Gate

Neighbors near Mountain View High School are taking turns patrolling a zone to stop a group of kids suspected of buying and selling drugs al…