- Baby sitter charged with murder in Oregon infant's death Updated: May-06-15 5:38 pm
OREGON CITY, Oregon - An Oregon City baby sitter has now been charged with murder in last month's death of a 7-month-old boy.
- Bly balloon bombing recalled at 70th anniversary picnic Updated: May-06-15 4:34 pm
BLY, Oregon - A beautiful day for a picnic.
- Teacher arrested after burning students with Tesla coil Updated: May-06-15 4:16 pm
SALEM, Oregon - An Oregon science teacher who police say used a Tesla coil to burn the phrase "I love mom" into the arms of students has been charged with criminal mistreatment.
- Police arrest 2 in Portland waterfront shooting Updated: May-06-15 2:50 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - Police have made two arrests in the shooting of a 19-year-old man along the Portland waterfront.
- Water officials to replace motors that operate dam gates Updated: May-06-15 2:44 pm
EUGENE, Oregon - State water officials are replacing two malfunctioning gate motors at Leaburg Dam.
- Man uses pepper spray in Portland bar robbery Updated: May-06-15 2:36 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - Police are searching for a man who used pepper spray during the robbery of a North Portland bar.
- No charges in shooting death of man who was strangling woman Updated: May-06-15 2:04 pm
EUGENE, Oregon - Prosecutors won't be charging the 70-year-old Oregon man who shot and killed his friend to stop him from strangling a woman.
- Portland seeks $2 million grant to tackle rape kit backlog Updated: May-06-15 12:34 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - About half of the rape kits collected by Portland police during a 29-year span have never been submitted to the state crime lab for testing.
- Lack of snow nixes ski portion of Central Oregon race Updated: May-06-15 12:08 pm
MOUNT BACHELOR, Oregon - Organizers for Central Oregon's most popular multisport race stared up at patches of dirt in between thin snow at the base of Mount Bachelor on Tuesday afternoon.
- Police arrest 2 in killing of Portland teenager in 2001 Updated: May-06-15 11:19 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - Cold case homicide detectives arrested two men in connection with the 2001 killing of a suspected gang member in outer southeast Portland.
- Firefighters battling 100-acre blaze near Glendale, Oregon Updated: May-06-15 10:59 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - About 60 firefighters worked through the night to contain a 100-acre wildfire north of Glendale, Oregon.
- Human remains found in overgrown area of Aloha Updated: May-06-15 6:13 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - Washington County Sheriff's Deputies are asking for the public's help after human remains were found in an overgrown busy area of a Portland suburb.
- 3 firefighters jump into chilly Ore. river to rescue woman Updated: May-05-15 11:46 pm
MILWAUKIE, Oregon - Three Oregon firefighters who decided they couldn't wait for a water rescue team jumped into the chilly Willamette River in a Portland suburb to rescue a woman in the middle of the current.
- Oregon House approves bills clarifying filming of police Updated: May-05-15 8:28 pm
SALEM, Oregon - With national attention focused on the use of force by police, the Oregon House overwhelmingly approved two bills Tuesday seeking clarity on the use of cameras worn by police officers or held by citizens.
- Vandal drains reservoir east of Prineville Updated: May-05-15 5:05 pm
PRINEVILLE, Oregon - Authorities are trying to find whoever drained a reservoir east of Prineville.
- Oregonian Media Group chairman leaving for Eugene newspaper Updated: May-05-15 4:14 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - The chairman of The Oregonian Media Group is moving south to take over as editor and publisher of The (Eugene) Register-Guard.
- Environmentalists threaten to sue over salmon recovery plan Updated: May-05-15 4:10 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - Two environmental groups are threatening to sue a federal agency over what they deem its failure to develop a recovery plan for the Oregon coast coho salmon.
- Portland Mayor Charlie Hales releases proposed budget Updated: May-05-15 3:17 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - Portland Mayor Charlie Hales has released a proposed budget that calls for spending most of the city's $49 million budget surplus on basic services, with much of it going toward repairs for the city's notoriously bumpy streets.
- Missouri House roll call on override of welfare limit cuts Updated: May-05-15 1:48 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - The 113-42 roll call vote Tuesday by which the Missouri House overrode Gov. Jay Nixon's veto of a measure to lower the lifetime limit for people to receive temporary cash assistance from five years to three years and nine months.
- Snake River open to spring chinook fishing Updated: May-05-15 1:40 pm
ENTERPRISE, Oregon - The upper Snake River has been opened to salmon fishing, the first of several chinook fisheries expected to open this spring in northeast Oregon.
- Volunteers battle invasive plant in southern Oregon Updated: May-05-15 12:59 pm
CAVE JUNCTION, Oregon - More than 20 years ago, it was touted as a miracle plant - a "hyperaccumulator" able to pull heavy metals, such as nickel, out of the area's serpentine soil and store it in its leaves.
- Salem man charged with sexually boy over 10-year span Updated: May-05-15 11:47 am
SALEM, Oregon - A Salem man has been accused of sexually abusing a boy over a decade-long span that ended last year.
- Incentive for students who score well on Smarter Balanced Updated: May-05-15 10:43 am
MEDFORD, Oregon - High school juniors taking the Smarter Balanced assessment this spring or next may be spared from taking a two- to three- hour college placement test if they score high enough on the assessment and take college-level classes their senior year.
- Inmate to sue after jail workers admit sexual misconduct Updated: May-05-15 8:49 am
HILLSBORO, Oregon - Washington County is facing a lawsuit from the inmate two jail workers admit they had sex with.
- Former charity boss gets 3 years in $4 million theft scheme Updated: May-05-15 5:05 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - A former head of a national charity has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for his role in a scheme that stole $4 million from the nonprofit, depriving hundreds of poor Native American students of a chance for college scholarships.