- Bethel superintendent leaving district to take state post Updated: Apr-29-16 1:32 pm
EUGENE, Oregon - Bethel School District's superintendent is leaving his position to serve as the state's first "education innovation officer."
- Police investigate crash involving deputy and pedestrian Updated: Apr-29-16 12:08 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - The Portland police major crash team is investigating an incident involving a Multnomah County Sheriff's deputy and a pedestrian.
- Police: Suspect who shot Ore. police officer is wanted felon Updated: Apr-29-16 11:18 am
GRESHAM, Oregon - Gresham police say the man who shot a police officer after a late-night traffic crash was wanted for a federal parole violation stemming from a bank robbery.
- Police seize $1.5 million in cocaine in Washington County Updated: Apr-29-16 2:22 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - Portland police say they have seized an estimated $1.5 million worth of cocaine after stopping a vehicle with suspected drug traffickers in Washington County.
- Medford man with pipe bombs arrested for threatening Obama Updated: Apr-29-16 2:14 am
MEDFORD, Oregon - Federal authorities have arrested a Medford man who they say made online comments threatening President Barack Obama and had several pipe bombs in his apartment.
- 49ers select Oregon defensive end DeForest Buckner at No. 7 Updated: Apr-29-16 1:08 am
SAN FRANCISCO - As DeForest Buckner waited for his name to be called, he hoped for this very scenario: An Oregon reunion in Northern California.
- 2 inmates who walked away from work crews apprehended Updated: Apr-28-16 10:25 pm
SALEM, Oregon - Authorities have apprehended two inmates who walked away from work crews Tuesday.
- Sanders, Kasich visit Oregon as presidential hopes slip Updated: Apr-28-16 10:20 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - Republican John Kasich and Democrat Bernie Sanders rolled through Oregon on Thursday, hoping to keep their ailing campaigns alive with rallies the state rarely sees from presidential hopefuls ahead of its mid-spring primary.
- Kasich says he's not ready to quit Updated: Apr-28-16 7:27 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - GOP presidential contender John Kasich says he's not ready to give up despite businessman Donald Trump's huge primary wins this week and the Ohio governor's vastly diminished chances.
- 4 charged with murder in death of Portland man last summer Updated: Apr-28-16 3:56 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - Detectives investigating the death of a Portland man have arrested four people with ties to a motorcycle gang on murder charges and accused two others of hindering prosecution, police said Thursday.
- DHS licensing director demoted amid foster care criticism Updated: Apr-28-16 3:34 pm
SALEM, Oregon - The director of licensing and regulatory oversight at the Oregon Department of Human Services is stepping down amid criticism over how the agency manages foster-care providers.
- Benton County Commissioner cited on DUII charge Updated: Apr-28-16 11:46 am
CORVALLIS, Oregon - A Benton County Commissioner has been cited for driving under the influence and released.
- Eugene officials nix plans for seismic upgrades to city hall Updated: Apr-28-16 10:57 am
EUGENE, Oregon - The Eugene City Council tabled a proposal that would have added expensive seismic upgrades and private offices to City Hall.
- Correction: Harry's Fresh Foods story Updated: Apr-28-16 10:47 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - In a story April 26 about an Oregon food company, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Harry's Fresh Foods was building a new facility in Nashville. The maker of refrigerated and frozen foods is spending $34 million to upgrade an existing building in the city.
- Family mourning the loss of 2 dogs helps rescue another Updated: Apr-28-16 10:12 am
BEND, Oregon - A routine jog Saturday by the Deschutes River nearly turned tragic for Garrett Bergby when his 10-year-old Llewellin setter suddenly bolted for a flock of ducks.
- Oregon bakery owners file appeal in gay wedding cake case Updated: Apr-28-16 9:28 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - Oregon bakery owners who denied service to a same-sex couple are arguing that a state ruling ordering them to pay $135,000 in damages violates state and federal laws.
- Benton County inmate dies after falling unconscious Updated: Apr-28-16 2:19 am
CORVALLIS, Oregon - Authorities say an inmate at the Benton County Jail has died after reporting to deputies that he had been feeling ill.
- Lawmakers picked for creating 2017 transportation package Updated: Apr-27-16 8:12 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - The Oregon Legislature has picked the 14 lawmakers who will spend the next several months crafting a transportation package for the 2017 legislative session.
- Oregon grocers drop liquor ballot proposal Updated: Apr-27-16 7:46 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - A coalition has decided to drop its push to allow grocery stores in Oregon to stock their shelves with liquor and instead shift its resources into blocking a massive corporate tax hike heading to voters in November.
- Bundy attorney: Feds turned down proposed plea deal Updated: Apr-27-16 7:29 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - Lawyers for Ammon Bundy say the leader of the Oregon wildlife refuge occupation offered after his arrest to plead guilty if charges against other defendants were dismissed, but the deal was rejected.
- Corps determines Kennewick Man is Native American Updated: Apr-27-16 6:36 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - The ancient skeleton known as Kennewick Man is related to modern Native American tribes, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Wednesday, opening the process for returning to tribes for burial one of the oldest and most complete set of bones ever found in North America.
- Sanders, Kasich holding rallies in Oregon Thursday Updated: Apr-27-16 5:24 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - Democrat Bernie Sanders is making his third trip to Oregon since August, this time holding a rally on Thursday in Springfield in advance of the May 17 primary.
- PeaceHealth hospital workers ratify first union contract Updated: Apr-27-16 4:58 pm
EUGENE, Oregon - More than 1,000 workers at PeaceHealth's Sacred Heart hospitals in Springfield and Eugene have ratified their first union contract.
- 2 Malaysians plead guilty to wildlife smuggling Updated: Apr-27-16 4:25 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - Two Malaysian nationals pleaded guilty to smuggling wildlife into the United States and were sentenced by a judge in Portland, Oregon, to six months in federal prison.
- Oregon nurse pleads not guilty to sexually abusing patients Updated: Apr-27-16 1:22 pm
HILLSBORO, Oregon - A man accused of sexually abusing patients while working as a nurse at a Beaverton clinic has pleaded not guilty.