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Local Woman in labor on I-84 taken to hospital Woman in labor on I-84 taken to hospital
Traffic was backed up on westbound Interstate 84 near the Lloyd Center early Wednesday evening but not because of Thanksgiving holiday traffic; instead, a woman was giving birth.
Local Wife dies, husband critical in Oregon City double shooting Wife dies, husband critical in Oregon City double shooting (Video)
A woman died early Wednesday morning and her husband remains in critical condition after the couple was found shot in an Oregon City driveway the day before. Police are investigating the incident as domestic violence, and officials said they think the husband was the shooter.
Local Fishermen's wives sue to keep rescue station open Fishermen's wives sue to keep rescue station open
The wives of fishermen from Oregon's largest commercial fleet are suing to stop the U.S. Coast Guard from closing its rescue helicopter station in Newport.
Local The 'real' Christian Grey The 'real' Christian Grey
Portland's Heathman Hotel has become a star thanks to the E.L. James book, "50 Shades of Grey." But did she take inspiration for her lead character from a real man named Christian who works there? KATU's Mary Loos goes in search of answers.
Local Mt. Rainier casts big shadow to kick off Thanksgiving week Mt. Rainier casts big shadow to kick off Thanksgiving week (Photo Gallery)
There are a number of reasons fall and winter are my favorite times of the year, but this is one of the biggies: the amazing Mt. Rainier sunrises.

In late fall and into early winter, the sun rises in just the right spot on our horizon to where if there is a mid-to-high level cloud layer, Mt. Rainier casts its large shadow into the sky. It can make for a rather dramatic start to the day!
Local Oregon food label measure headed for recount Oregon food label measure headed for recount
Statewide vote totals released Monday show an Oregon ballot measure that would require labeling of genetically modified foods was losing by a mere 809 votes and will go to an automatic recount.
Local Wilson, Seattle D lead Seahawks past Arizona 19-3 Wilson, Seattle D lead Seahawks past Arizona 19-3 (Photo Gallery)
Russell Wilson found backup tight end Cooper Helfet for a 20-yard catch-and-run touchdown late in the third quarter, Steven Hauschka kicked four field goals and the Seattle Seahawks handed the Arizona Cardinals their second loss of the season, 19-3 on Sunday.