Lake Oswego schools Superintendent Dr. Heather Beck knows better than anyone in Oregon what legalizing recreational marijuana will bring in your kid's classroom. She came here from Colorado where she saw firsthand the problems educators experienced after that state legalized recreational marijuana.
Governor John Kitzhaber is calling on the Oregon Attorney General for an independent review of his office surrounding influence-peddling allegations against his fiancée. At the same time, Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum disclosed that she had already launched an investigation.
When Daniel Berry pulled a muscle in his back it was the beginning of the end. But his death led to a discovery that may affect the health and future of everyone living around Portland.
A report by independent quality-assessment contractor Maximus found that Cover Oregon’s attempt to transition to the federal exchange is at a high risk of failure, and for many of the same reasons that forced the transition in the first place.
Judge rules 13 year old girl has no protection in public from "upskirt" images being taken.
Time and time again, we have found that the defendant's actions, which is called upskirting, did not violate the state's so-called peeping tom laws because the girls they filmed were fully clothed.
Right now, if a rape case isn't prosecuted in the state within six years, it can never be re-opened.
The nonprofit group Safer Oregon PAC filed a petition to recall the governor for what it described as “embezzlement of public funds” and a “failure to protect Oregon businesses, families and children.”
Mike Sperling recently contacted Clark County councilors to air his safety concerns and ask for help after his wife, Linda Sperling, 65, was shot in the head while gardening on her 5-acre property last week. The Sperling's property neighbors a shooting range. Clark County's acting manager said the safety measures at the range could be 'enhanced significantly.'
A worried mom says the parking situation at Doernbecher Children’s Hospital is a mess that's potentially putting her son's health at risk.
In his past life working the drug division as a Canadian Mountie, Kal Malhi regularly stopped drivers who had the telltale signs of being high: slurred speech, bloodshot eyes, reeking of weed.
Sarah Wright gets help feeding her three-month-old twins from the government's Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children, also known as WIC.
Portland taxicab drivers pass up fares, denying service to potentially paying customers. What’s driving their decision to dismiss one person and pick up another?
Peter Bass not only served as a youth pastor at a local church, he also volunteered at a nearby private school, where some parents say they were blindsided.
What if there was some way – ANY way - for you to know where you were most likely to get a ticket – BEFORE you parked? The KATU On Your Side Investigators analyzed a year’s worth of parking tickets to see if there was a pattern to parking enforcement.