Looking for a pet on the smaller scale? It may be your lucky week -- Oregon Humane Society investigators helped rescue more than 200 small animals from an overcrowded trailer in Oregon City.
Deputies say they've arrested the boyfriend of a woman who was found dead Tuesday.
A lawsuit over Johnson & Johnson's buyback of defective Motrin pills has been given new life by the Oregon Court of Appeals.
If you're choosing to fly through PDX this Thanksgiving, here are some helpful parking tips to save you a headache.
Officials say an elderly man who crashed into a tree in Hillsboro Wednesday afternoon died.
Dozens of US Army National Guard members returned to Oregon this week after a 6-month deployment in the Arabian Gulf.
State Rep. Vic Gilliam says he will likely be diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as ALS or Lou Gehrig's disease.
Portland City Council Wednesday passed a new "Ban the Box" law that goes one step further than state law in an effort to change the way companies can ask about a job applicant's criminal past.
Officials say they rescued three patients from a two-car crash south of Hillsboro Wednesday afternoon, including a pregnant woman.
It's looking like many big-box stores will open their doors as early as 3 p.m. on Thanksgiving for Black Friday shopping -- no word yet whether you can shop with a turkey leg in hand.
In the spirit of Thanksgiving, several of our KATU anchors are sharing some of their favorite holiday recipes.
Local father Troy Bachmann has been behind bars in Mexico since May – far from his hometown of Brightwood, Oregon.
Multnomah County Commissioner Jules Bailey is mulling a run for Portland mayor -- he says he will announce in January whether or not he'll face off against Ted Wheeler.
A man died of a gunshot wound Wednesday in downtown Vancouver, police officials said.
A sex offender who let his monitoring bracelet's battery die while he was on parole was found in downtown Portland Wednesday.
The Oregon Brewer’s Festival is responsible for adding more than $30 million to the state's economy, the study out of Eastern Oregon University found.
A Kelso couple and their two dogs made it out of a burning home early Wednesday morning after a neighbor saw flames coming from the house’s roof.
Authorities arrested a man accused of eluding police after shooting at a Klamath County home.
Costco officials say testing has pointed toward a vegetable mix from a California food wholesaler as the source of E. coli in the company's chicken salad that has been linked to an outbreak that has sickened 19 people in seven states.
It was a confetti shower for 17-year-old Bindi Irwin and Derek Hough, taking home the coveted mirror ball Dancing with the Stars trophy. They beat out Nick Carter and partner, Sharna Burgess; and Oregon's National Guard hero, Alek Skarlatos and Lindsay Arnold.
There will be around 42 million Americans hitting the road this Thanksgiving, according to AAA figures.
Women are drinking more like men. That's according to a new study released by the National Institutes of Health. Researchers believe the new trend could put women at greater risk for health problems.
The robbery happened around 5:45 p.m. at the Chase Bank at 733 E. Street just before it closed.
Managers of the Rock Creek Church Food Pantry told KATU many of the people they help have jobs and a roof over their heads, but the skyrocketing cost of housing leaves them little left over for food.
Firefighters battled a 2-alarm fire Tuesday evening at a grocery store and restaurant.
Three finalists remain on ABCs “Dancing with the Stars”: Nick Carter, Bindi Irwin, whose mom is from Eugene, and Oregon’s own National Guard hero, Alek Skarlatos.
You really had to watch your step at the Frank Manor House at Lewis and Clark College.
A research group releases its report on potentially problematic toys for 2015.
It's a job that starts before the sun even rises -- George Rathjen is out plowing the snowy mountain roads of Mt. Hood.
A plan to curb carbon emissions statewide is set to be a highly contested issue between leaders in Salem.
A Portland Police officer has been assigned to desk duty after tweeting about Black Lives Matter and the Don't Shoot Portland protests.
Thousands of travelers are expected at PDX in the coming days, and though many say they're unfazed by travel alerts, airport officials say they'll be working with heightened awareness.
As we gear up for Thanksgiving travel, it's important to remember Wednesday is usually one of the busiest travel days of the year.
Deptuties say a body pulled from the Willamette River Monday has been identified as 33-year-old Eugene Vibar, who has been missing since Nov. 1.
Detectives are investigating after a 16-year-old girl was found beaten and tied up in a school bathroom Tuesday morning at Evergreen High School.
Clark County Sheriff's Office announced they will ramp up training for terrorism and active shooter incidents following the Paris attacks.
Officers are looking for a 23-year-old man after one of his male relatives suffered a life-threatening stab wound, Eugene Police said.
Dozens of Lewis & Clark College students are occupying rooms outside the college president's office.
An environmental assessment for a proposed oil-by-rail terminal in Vancouver, Washington says the project could have negative consequences for salmon and other fish in the Columbia River.
For the first time in two decades, beef is Oregon's No. 1 agricultural commodity.
A nonprofit trade organization based on philanthropy has reached out to help during the holiday - but had the offer turned down.
A Salem man has died in a Philippines jail after being arrested while on vacation.
The driver of an SUV is lucky to be alive after the vehicle took a huge hit from an Amtrak train in South Seattle, police said.
With the recent increase of gang violence in Portland, two brothers are responding by making a positive change within the city.
A homeless veteran has been living in of his car with his three dogs while he is searching for a new job.