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Local Mystery rings found on city bus(New) Mystery rings found on city bus(Video)
What appears to be an engagement ring and wedding band were found in a small box on a TriMet bus Tuesday night. Do you know who they belong to?
Local Evangelical group works to convert children in Portland Evangelical group works to convert children in Portland(Video)
An evangelical Christian group is trying to convert children as young as 5 at Portland apartment pools, public parks and dozens of other gathering spots this summer — a campaign that's got some parents upset.
Local Firefighters chase new Oregon fires sparked by lightning Firefighters chase new Oregon fires sparked by lightning
Oregon received 19,000 lightning strikes since Tuesday afternoon, resulting in at least 25 new fires covering a total of 160 acres, stretching from the southern Cascade Range northwest into central and northeastern Oregon.
Local UO police investigate 'confessions' Facebook page UO police investigate 'confessions' Facebook page
Anonymous posts about sexual assaults and other crimes have shown up on a Facebook page that's popular with University of Oregon students. It’s called "University of Oregon Confessions".
Local Voters could decide how to pay for millions in repairs to Portland parks Voters could decide how to pay for millions in repairs to Portland parks(Video)
City Commissioner Amanda Fritz wants voters to decide about how to raise the $68 million dollars the city needs to keep up Portland's parks, playgrounds and outdoor spaces. On Thursday, she’ll ask City Council to kick a new bond measure to voters for the November election.
Local Vandalism with a (cinnamon) twist? Vandalism with a (cinnamon) twist?(Video)
It's vandalsim with a twist. In this case maybe a cinnamon twist. Somebody's been pelting cars and smearing windows with sticky pastries in Hillsboro.
Local Crews make gains on massive Washington wildfire Crews make gains on massive Washington wildfire(Photo Gallery)
Firefighters were making progress Tuesday in their efforts to get the largest wildfire in Washington state's history under control, with wetter weather bringing some relief but also raising concerns about flash flooding.
Local Firefighters brace for new lightning storms in Oregon Firefighters brace for new lightning storms in Oregon(Photo Gallery)
Firefighters continue to make progress against 11 major wildfires burning across Oregon, but more fires could be in the offing east of the Cascade Range as a band of lightning storms moves across the northern tier of the state.
Local Wash. state health exchange glitches affect 6,000 Wash. state health exchange glitches affect 6,000
At least 6,000 people who bought health insurance through Washington's new exchange are having trouble using that coverage because of computer glitches with the new program.