Defending champ, rival on KOIN 6 Blitz

The second week of the high school football season has key games, including a defending state champion facing a top-ranked rival in the KOIN…

9-5-13-aloha bust location

6 agencies raid 14 houses for marijuana

Six different agencies raided 14 homes in the area Thursday in an effort to end a pot-growing operation agents believe is linked to organize…

People take part in a protest calling for no military attack on Syria from the U.S., Britain or France, outside the Houses of Parliament, in London, organized by the Stop the War coalition and timed to coincide with a debate and vote by politicians, Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013. Britain's leaders said Thursday it would be legal under humanitarian doctrine to launch a military strike against Syria even without authorization from the United Nations Security Council. Prime Minister David Cameron's office said the legal conditions have been met for taking action against Syria for allegedly launching a chemical attack against civilians in a Damascus suburb last week. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

UK: New evidence poison gas used in Syria

British PM David Cameron said the evidence consisted of clothing from one of the reported victims and some soil taken from the area that tes…

A downpour left Salem streets filled with water, Sept. 5, 2013 (Report It, lisamw89)

Streets turn into rivers as storms surge

A line of thunderstorms stretched from the Oregon Coast across Salem and further past the Cascades, bringing instability and downpours throu…

Former Beaverton middle school teacher Logan Storm was arraigned in Multnomah County Circuit Court in Portland, Ore, Wednesday, May 19, 2013, on two counts of sexual abuse. (KOIN 6 News)

Prosecutors seek prison for Logan Storm

Newly released federal court documents show that the former middle school teacher used his computer to hide images of child pornography. Sto…

A woman was struck by a MAX train and then got trapped underneath it in Northeast Portland's Lloyd District Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013. (Bill Cortez/KOIN 6 News)

Woman hit by MAX train dies

The 62-year-old victim was dragged and trapped underneath the train. She died from her injuries at Legacy Emanuel.

FILE- This July 13, 2008 file photo shows a Sitka Blacktail deer and her two fawns pause along the Mitkof Highway on Mitkof Island near Petersburg, Alaska. (AP Photo/Klas Stolpe)

Virus blamed for dead Ore. deer

Blacktailed deer are being found dead in several rural communities in Southern Oregon. Officials say a naturally occurring adenovirus is lik…

Joseph Spina, Sept. 5, 2013 (Washington County Sheriff's Office)

St. Vincent ER nurse confronts armed man

A man armed with a handgun walked into the emergency room at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center in Southwest Portland Thursday morning bu…

A map shows the body mass index of Portland neighborhoods. (Coalition for a Livable Future)

Fat? Check your zip code

Research shows that Portlanders living in close-in neighborhoods are more likely to have trimmer figures and physiques.