Stories tagged: portland
Fri., May 11, 2018, 8:57 p.m.
Human remains found near spot where SUV plunged off cliff
A Northern California resident found a pair of jeans and human remains inside a girl’s shoe on a beach near the spot where a woman drove her large family off …
Fri., May 11, 2018, 8:28 a.m.
Washington state authorities seize 50 pounds of meth
Washington state authorities have seized 50 pounds of methamphetamine from a truck registered in Oregon.
Thu., April 5, 2018, 4:15 p.m.
Searchers find cellphone where SUV went off California cliff
Searchers looking for three missing children whose family’s SUV plunged off a Northern California cliff have found a cellphone that could have belonged to a member of the large brood.
UPDATED: Sun., April 1, 2018, 10:11 p.m.
Deadly SUV cliff crash may have been intentional, CHP says
An SUV carrying a large, free-spirited family from Washington state accelerated straight off a scenic California cliff and authorities said Sunday night the deadly wreck may have been intentional.
Sun., April 1, 2018, 5:30 a.m.
Inside Portland’s urban park
With 5,200 acres and 80 miles of hiking trails, Forest Park is the nation’s largest natural area inside a major city – Portland. The busy Lower Macleay Trail to The …
Thu., March 15, 2018, 2:53 p.m.
Study: Portland faces widespread destruction in big quake
Portland faces mass casualties and billions of dollars in building damage if a large Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake hits off the West Coast, according to an Oregon study released Thursday.
UPDATED: Thu., March 8, 2018, 10:28 p.m.
Protesters sue Portland over clashes with police
Six activists filed lawsuits Thursday against the city of Portland, asserting they were roughed up by police at various protests.
Sat., March 3, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
Marine sentenced for hate crime at Iraqi restaurant in Portland
A highly decorated active-duty Marine who slammed a chair into the neck and shoulder of an employee at an Iraqi restaurant in Portland has been sentenced to five years of …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 25, 2018, 4:56 p.m.
Top-seeded Gonzaga awaits winner of LMU-Portland in quarterfinals of WCC Tournament
Top-seeded Gonzaga (27-4, 17-1) will open the WCC Tournament against No. 8 Loyola Marymount or No. 9 Portland in the quarterfinals Saturday at 7 p.m. at Orleans Arena in Las …
Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 9:13 a.m.
Roads icy, schools closed after Pacific Northwest snowstorm
Major highways in the Portland metro area are passable after a storm that dropped 3 inches of snow on Oregon’s largest city.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 18, 2018, 9:28 p.m.
Portland Puppet Museum is straight out of a storybook
From the outside, with flowers bursting from the window boxes and marionettes peeking from behind the blinds, the Portland Puppet Museum could easily pass for Geppetto’s workshop.
Mon., Feb. 5, 2018, 9:26 a.m.
Judge allows class-action case against Portland glass maker
Portland residents can move forward with a $1.2 billion class-action lawsuit against a local glass maker over concerns about toxic air pollution, a Multnomah County judge has ruled.
Sat., Feb. 3, 2018, 9:20 a.m.
Cyclist hurt after Portland’s World Naked Bike Ride sues for $566K
A bicyclist is suing the city of Portland for $566,000 after he hit a pair of concrete islands on his way home from the World Naked Bike Ride, causing him …
Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 2:34 p.m.
Dead crows found in Portland; poisoning suspected
The Audubon Society of Portland says at least 10 crows have died in a suspected poisoning.
Tue., Jan. 23, 2018, 3:50 p.m.
Ursula K. Le Guin, best-selling science fiction author, dies
Ursula K. Le Guin, the award-winning and best-selling science fiction writer who explored feminist themes and was best known for her Earthsea books, has died at 88.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 23, 2018, 12:06 p.m.
Woman who killed rival at Portland strip club gets 15 years
A woman who fatally stabbed another woman at a Portland strip club has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.
Mon., Jan. 15, 2018, 10:29 a.m.
Thief plucks ATM machine from Portland bank branch
Police say someone used a forklift to steal an ATM in northwest Portland.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 1:11 p.m.
Oregon pot shops caught selling to underage buyers
Oregon authorities say nearly 20 percent of state-licensed marijuana retailers in a recent undercover operation sold pot to underage buyers.
Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 9:07 p.m.
Man sought in Louisiana triple killing arrested in Oregon
A man sought by Louisiana police in the drive-by shooting deaths of three people has been arrested in Portland, Oregon, the authorities said.
Tue., Jan. 2, 2018, 9:49 a.m.
Supporters trying to rename Portland street For Harvey Milk
Today, Nugloze sells colorful African art, clothing and bags out of a small store on Portland’s Southwest Stark Street. It’s part of a 13-block stretch where a coalition of community …
Mon., Jan. 1, 2018, 10:27 a.m.
Teen near Portland dies of gunshot wound
Police in the Portland suburb of Sherwood say a teen boy has died of a gunshot wound and investigators believe he may have been playing a game of Russian roulette.
Tue., Dec. 26, 2017, 2:29 p.m.
Suspect dead after shootout with Oregon deputies
An armed man who violated a restraining order died Tuesday following an exchange of gunfire with sheriff’s deputies in a rural community southeast of Portland, authorities said.
Sat., Dec. 16, 2017, 8:49 a.m.
Portland ‘cop watcher’ pleads guilty to firearms charge
A so-called “cop watcher” who angered Portland police and prosecutors by showing up at their homes has pleaded guilty in federal court to using a firearms despite a felony record.
Wed., Dec. 13, 2017, 6:24 p.m.
Magnitude 4.0 earthquake hits near Molalla, felt in Portland
An earthquake hit about 40 miles south of Portland near Molalla and was felt by numerous residents in the area.
Mon., Dec. 11, 2017, 11:25 a.m.
Vera Katz, longtime Portland mayor, dies
Vera Katz, a former three-term Portland mayor and first female speaker of the Oregon House of Representatives, has died. She was 84.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 8, 2017, 6:58 p.m.
Suspect in Portland train stabbings says he was on autopilot
A man charged with the stabbing deaths of two commuters on a Portland light-rail train was on “autopilot” and wasn’t fully aware of his actions until he heard passengers screaming …
Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 9:58 a.m.
Anonymous donor puts $10K in Portland kettle
An anonymous donor put $10,000 in a Salvation Army kettle in Portland.
Sat., Dec. 2, 2017, 9:33 a.m.
Portland police search for suspect following stabbing death
Authorities in Portland are searching for a suspect following the stabbing death of a man in his 60s.
Sat., Dec. 2, 2017
Outdoor adventures, inner Zen in Oregon’s quirky Portland
Oregon’s quirkiest city may tout its desire to “Keep Portland Weird,” but it’s the Zen of the place that takes hold at the Portland Japanese Garden.
Mon., Nov. 27, 2017, 10:50 a.m.
Gonzaga’s Johnathan Williams selected WCC player of week
Gonzaga’s Johnathan Williams, who averaged 23.3 points and seven rebounds at the PK80 tournament in Portland, has been named the WCC player of the week.