Local & Regional

Local Portland cold case: father of 5 shot in the head Portland cold case: father of 5 shot in the head
It's been exactly 10 years since a father of five was gunned down at a North Portland parking lot, and police are asking for the public's help in solving the homicide.
Local Irrigation-free oilseed crop camelina sees success in trials Irrigation-free oilseed crop camelina sees success in trials
Oregon State University researchers are seeing some early success in trials of camelina, an irrigation-free oilseed crop that's getting more interest from farmers in the eastern part of the state as drought conditions persist.
Local Half of Columbia River sockeye dying due to hot water Half of Columbia River sockeye dying due to hot water
More than a quarter million sockeye salmon returning from the ocean to spawn are either dead or dying in the Columbia River and its tributaries due to warming water temperatures.
Local Diverse, non-cool East Portland seeks greater representation Diverse, non-cool East Portland seeks greater representation
Portland may be known for fashionable hipsters, devotion to public transit, locally sourced chickens and artisanal food carts. But a part of this city by the river counters the narrative of livable, weird, predominantly white 'Portlandia.'