Stories tagged: portland
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 9:58 p.m.
A judge postponed a decision on whether to allow Jeremy Christian to post bail until after she watches a defense-edited video of what transpired the day police say he stabbed …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 12, 2017, 10:49 p.m.
Police are investigating after a man was shot and killed in the Portland, Oregon suburb of Oak Grove on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 3:47 p.m.
Two bodies found in a forested park in Portland have been identified as a missing 15-year-old girl and a 23-year-old man who was the subject of a sexual abuse investigation …
Tue., Nov. 7, 2017, 3:41 p.m.
The former mayor of Portland ignored protocol for police-involved shootings last year when then-Chief Larry O’Dea shot a friend on a Harney County camping trip.
Mon., Nov. 6, 2017, 1:42 p.m.
More than half of the 200 people arrested during protests after last year’s presidential elections were not prosecuted, and many cases were dismissed altogether, Portland officials said.
Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 10:15 a.m.
The executive assistant of former Portland Mayor Sam Adams has accused him of engaging in unwanted sexual behavior and says that staffers adopted a “code of silence and complicity” that …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 22, 2017, 10:30 p.m.
Regulators in Oregon have shuttered a day care after a second baby died there in as many years, an unprecedented number of deaths at a single day care center for …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 4, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
Three former Boy Scouts sued the Boy Scouts of America and its Portland-area chapter for $21 million Wednesday, alleging it hired a known pedophile who then sexually abused them in …
Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 8:24 a.m.
A Portland student says he found a sticker in one of his school’s bathrooms that reads, “The KKK Wants You.”
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 10:57 p.m.
The director of a Portland area health department retired weeks after she directed a manager who is black to step down, which resulted in allegations of systemic racism in the …
Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 11:20 a.m.
An Oregon man accused of throwing down his then-girlfriend’s 2-year-old – causing the boy to spend a month in the hospital – has been sentenced to more than seven years …
Wed., Sept. 20, 2017, 10:55 a.m.
Police say the body of a hiker who fell from an Oregon cliff more than a week ago has washed ashore.
Tue., Sept. 19, 2017, 9:52 a.m.
A 23-year-old inmate at the Two Rivers Correctional Institution died suddenly, becoming the fifth unanticipated death at the state prison this year.
Tue., Sept. 12, 2017, 8:54 a.m.
A Canadian man who bit a 14-year-old girl on the right breast during a Green Day concert in Portland, Oregon, has been sentenced to 30 days in jail.
Sat., Sept. 9, 2017
Beloved hiking trails, forests, meadows and scenic areas are engulfed in flames, leaving those who long have been inspired by the region to wonder what will remain once the damage …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 9:26 p.m.
GU and Ohio State will meet at 9 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Coliseum on ESPN2 in the nightcap of four games in the Motion bracket.
Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 12:14 p.m.
Gang enforcement officers are investigating early morning gunfire that left a northeast Portland home with roughly 30 bullet strikes.
Wed., Aug. 30, 2017, 11:14 a.m.
Authorities say a Portland family escaped their house after a hoverboard caused a fire.
Mon., Aug. 28, 2017, 3:09 p.m.
Former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will visit Portland to promote her new book, “What Happened.”
Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 11:06 a.m.
Portland police arrested a 20-year-old man following a spree of violence that sent nine people to the hospital.
Tue., July 25, 2017, 9:40 a.m.
Oregon’s Portland-area transportation agency has had enough of trouble riders and wants to extend how long it can ban people from using its services.
Tue., July 25, 2017, 8:56 a.m.
Fire officials say an explosion in a North Portland neighborhood leveled one house and set a second home on fire.
UPDATED: Tue., July 18, 2017, 3:05 p.m.
Police say an Oregon man who slit his wrists in a suicide attempt less than three weeks ago has been fatally shot by officers.
Tue., July 18, 2017, 12:13 p.m.
The man accused of killing two passengers and wounding a third on a Portland train returned to court for a brief hearing in which he told spectators: “Remember, there are …
UPDATED: Sun., July 16, 2017, 9:33 p.m.
For decades, Portland residents have been repulsed by the idea of swimming in the Willamette River because of weekly sewage overflows that created a bacterial stew. Now, the recent completion …
Mon., July 10, 2017, 9:13 a.m.
Police are investigating a string of armed robberies at Portland taverns.
Fri., July 7, 2017, 10:14 a.m.
Good Samaritans have stepped up to help a South Korean man whose dreams of a two-year bike trip were seemingly dashed by a Portland thief.
UPDATED: Wed., July 5, 2017, 12:25 p.m.
Police in a suburb of Portland have released the name of a man who tried to steal a helicopter from a small regional airport at gunpoint before being killed by …
UPDATED: Mon., July 3, 2017, 9:34 p.m.
A man was fatally shot by Oregon police Monday after seizing a helicopter at gunpoint near Portland, authorities said.
Mon., July 3, 2017, 8:29 a.m.
Portland police say two men were wounded in a shooting at Woodlawn Park.