There's a school bus stop in Portland that's within walking distance of 53 convicted sexual predators, and that's just one of around 300 stops that sit within a mile of some of the worst sex offenders in Portland.
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.
The drills come one month after a Sherwood High School senior penned a hit list targeting 23 students, but the district said the drills were pre-planned.
A man suspected in the sexual assault of a woman at an airport hotel in Portland, as well as several other suspected violent crimes across the country, has been arrested.
A sewage overflow in Portland caused by Wednesday's big storm has some questioning the value of a $1.4 billion Big Pipe project completed in 2011.
The On Your Side Investigators obtained a copy of the test results for lead levels at Llewellyn Elementary in SE Portland, which found "significant" levels of lead in a boys' bathroom. All other areas which were tested fell within federal guidelines.
Erratic test scores at more than a dozen local schools are raising suspicions that something’s amiss.
Members of the ant-bullying group "BullyThis" came to Roberts Annex Literacy Center Monday to support Sara Rue, a sophomore who said she was humiliated by her teacher. Last week, cell phone video caught the teacher grabbing Rue's shirt and ripping it off in front of the class.
Police said the father told them he simply forgot his daughter was in the car in the backseat. Other people who’ve made the same mistake said that can be very easy to do.
Social workers and emergency crews see hoarding as an emerging, complex problem with potentially devastating ramifications - not just for hoarders but for those around them.
Documents obtained by KATU News partner Willamette Week show staffers in Gov. John Kitzhaber’s office rewrote ethical guidelines for first lady Cylvia Hayes.
Judy and Mike McEldery claim Nationstar Mortgage is in violation of a federal judge's ruling
How safe are your children on a hayride at a local pumpkin patch? That question is on a lot of people's minds after two horrible accidents in other parts of the country over the weekend.
In the latest gubernatorial debate, incumbent Gov. John Kitzhaber maintained that his fiancée did not use her position as first lady to land contracts for her private consulting company. Kitzhaber also maintained that his office established a "rigorous" review of her professional contracts to avoid any potential conflicts of interest.
Sunshine Fugit is the general manager of the Massage Envy in Sherwood. When the mother of two saw the children in the van, she knew she had to do something quickly.