The damage from a water main break under the street is more extensive than city crews originally estimated, meaning they’ll having to continue repairs into next week.
A landscape worker lost his life on Wednesday when he was electrocuted while cutting hedges.
A 100-year-old water main burst and sent water gushing into the area around Burnside and South Fourth Avenue near the Chinatown gate early Tuesday morning. It's not expected to be fixed until Wednesday afternoon.
Neka’s cubs have begun to explore the Oregon Zoo’s outdoor lion habitat, but only for short periods and not according to a set schedule, officials said.
Water bureau officials said the eastbound lanes of Burnside would be closed until at least Wednesday morning. Traffic in the westbound lanes was being guided by a flagger and was still down to just one lane as of Wednesday morning.
The overwhelming majority of students at Oregon's largest public university spend more than four years getting a degree. The results are more debt and fewer seats in prerequisite classes.
Neighbors are fighting plans to build a new apartment complex in the historic Lair Hill neighborhood of Southwest Portland.
The votes are in — more than 15,000 of them — and the 6-week-old lion cubs at the Oregon Zoo now have names instead of numbers.
Authorities are looking for a man they say is a suspect in a Jackson County murder last week.
For years, 60 miles of unpaved roads have been an inconvenience for people in outlying neighborhoods, and an embarrassment to the City of Portland.
When Alicia Hill got her stolen car back it was packed with junk – a lot of junk. All of the stuff she found piled on her car and almost all of the stuff packed inside wasn't hers.
One person was killed in a head-on crash on Highway 43 just north of Lake Oswego during the afternoon commute on Tuesday.
Barbur Boulevard falls within the corridor. It's a busy roadway where many people want to see safety improvements. But one possible change, a "Road Diet" has been controversial.
The nine-foot high fence temporarily installed on the Vista Bridge to prevent people from jumping to their death didn't stop one man Monday night from climbing over it and onto the ledge.
Portland's Bureau of Transportation has agreed to discuss putting Barbur on a road diet in hopes of improving safety on what’s been a dangerous stretch of road.