Floy Jones and Kent Craford deliver 50,213 signatures in support of the Portland Public water District measure to City Hall on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014.. They need about 30,000 valid ones for it make the May ballot. (Jonathan House/Portland Tribune)

Can water watchdog rein in spending?

The Portland City Council approved a new watchdog to keep tabs on water and sewer spending, months before voters could decide whether to wre…

Oregon City Officer Robert Libke passes out Halloween candy, Oct. 31, 2013 (Report It)

Libke’s name to go on memorial

The name of slain Oregon City reserve Officer Robert Libke will be added to the Oregon Fallen Law Enforcement Officers Memorial.

The Lents neighborhood in Southeast Portland, Jan. 23, 2014 (KOIN 6 News)

After $96 million, Lents wants results

Sick and tired of being called “Felony Flats,” residents of the Lents community want accountability after $96 million was spent to revitaliz…