Chances are you have a few 9-volt batteries lying around the house. Yet this common household item can be dangerous if it isn't handled properly. KATU got a first-hand look at how quickly 9-volt batteries can become a fire hazard.
Those emails played a major part in a bombshell investigation by KATU’s news partners at Willamette Week. They exposed scathing details about Kitzhaber's relationship with his fiancée, Cylvia Hayes.
A home care nightmare came to an emotional end when a former state caregiver, who was accused of stealing thousands of dollars and personal belongings from a Milwaukie couple she cared for, was sentenced to seven months in jail for her crimes.
OHA and ATSDR ask local ALS victims to join a national registry, as Intel faces increased environmental scrutiny
Police said Joshua Brown walked into Joseph Gale Elementary in Forest Grove on Thursday and grabbed a student. He dropped the boy when a teacher confronted him. Staff called 911 and then chased Brown from the school.
Cylvia Hayes, the fiancée of Oregon's former Governor John Kitzhaber, is vowing to fight an order from the state attorney general that required her to turn over emails related to her public service, the KATU On Your Side Investigators uncovered Thursday.
Convicted of attempted murder as a teen, Sang Dao earned a college degree while in prison and now a pardon from Oregon's outgoing governor
Former Oregon first lady Cylvia Hayes is reportedly fighting back against a state order requiring her to release emails related to her public service. The Oregonian says Hayes has vowed to go to court to fight that state order.
Airbnb-type short term rentals are now regulated in Portland, but not in unincorporated areas of Washington County. That's caused a big problem for at least one woman in the Garden Home community, who says her neighbor's rental home is a nuisance.
A Portland law professor says subpoenas issued by the U.S. Department of Justice into Oregon's departing governor and his fiancee indicate officials could be investigating the couple for possible wire fraud, mail fraud, bribery and corruption in public office.
When Oregon Secretary of State Kate Brown, a Democrat, becomes governor on Wednesday, her chief of staff will be Brian Shipley, KATU’s On Your Side Investigators confirmed Monday.
A U.S. House oversight committee wants to take a closer look at outgoing Gov. John Kitzhaber’s 2014 re-election campaign and any involvement it may have had with Cover Oregon, the state’s failed health care exchange.
Embattled Governor John Kitzhaber considers a legal defense fund to pay expenses in the wake of a criminal investigation and ethics complaints.
Pressure is mounting in the ethical whirlwind surrounding Gov. John Kitzhaber's office as another group announced plans to file a complaint with the Oregon Government Ethics Commission.
Below is a list of the major stories that KATU's On Your Side Investigators uncovered in the Cover Oregon debacle and/or posted on KATU.