A teenager from Oregon City has come up with her own solution to bullying: a campaign to teach kindness to kids.
Oregon's voter participation rate hit a near record low for the modern era in the May primary. That begs the question: Why?
Police said they shot a man in Northeast Portland on Monday morning who was threatening motorists with a gun, forcing the closure of Interstate 84 through much of the afternoon.
Police say a pedestrian was struck and killed by a car on Highway 101 north of Florence in what may have been an intentional act on the part of the pedestrian.
A Shoreline home is in shambles after a car crashed straight through it over the weekend. Now a woman's precious belongings are damaged or missing.
A woman died after she was thrown from her SUV early Monday morning when it rolled on Highway 34 near Lebanon, Oregon State Police said.
A 2-year-old Springfield girl and her father were attacked by a family dog Sunday night, leaving the toddler in critical condition at a Portland hospital, Springfield Police said.
Deputies have found Paulette Louise Chandler, 68. She is safe. They found her near 82nd Drive and Highway 212 in Clackamas at about 11 a.m., the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office said.
A teenager is in the hospital facing a drunken driving charge after a high-speed, single-vehicle crash on a steep hill near Molalla. A total of six teens were involved.
A Lynnwood missionary held captive in North Korea for nearly two years says his health is failing and he needs help.
As states liberalize their marijuana laws, public officials and safety advocates worry that more drivers high on pot will lead to a big increase in traffic deaths. Researchers who have studied the issue, though, are divided on the question.
A Seattle man has been found guilty of second-degree manslaughter after driving a car that crossed a center line and crashed head-on against another vehicle, killing two Seaside residents.
The Coast Guard says one of its Response boats and a civilian vessel rescued seven adults and a 4-year-old child after their skiff capsized off Bainbridge Island.
Jason Down is no stranger to police. His lengthy list of court cases starts with a simple traffic violation back in 1994.
The Klamath County Sheriff made a 10-hour round trip to Portland on Sunday to visit his deputy, Jason Weber, in the hospital. Deputy Weber was shot in the line of duty in Klamath Falls a few days ago, and is lucky to be alive.
A teen driver was arrested for a DUII after he drove his truck with five passengers over a hill and lost control causing the truck to flip onto a grassy field.
Fifteen cars and nine tractor-trailers collided on Interstate 90 on Thursday, leaving nearly a dozen people injured and causing a pileup that snarled traffic on the main route across Washington state, authorities said.
A significant aftershock from last weekend's magnitude-6.0 earthquake has rattled Northern California's wine country.
A woman who was killed yesterday afternoon in Silverton, Ore., has been identified and a male suspect was located this morning according to Silverton Police.
Oregon State quarterback Sean Mannion passed for 328 yards and one touchdown and rushed for another score Saturday to pace the Beavers to a 29-14 victory over Portland State.
Marcus Mariota accounted for four touchdowns in the first half of No. 3 Oregon's season-opening 62-13 win against South Dakota on Saturday night. He threw for 267 yards and three touchdowns, and then ran for one more before sitting out the final two quarters.
Early this morning a TriMet bus struck a skateboarder at the Clackamas Town Center Transit Center MAX Station, according to the Clark County Sheriff's Office.
A driver arrested after a bicyclist was killed on Highway 30 near milepost 50 west of Rainier has been identified, along with the victim according to Oregon State Police.
A driver fled the scene after he hit a cyclist Friday night, but Salem Police said a red light camera photo led to the man's arrest.
An accused madam allegedly made millions off her string of bikini-clad baristas. Snohomish County Prosecutors have charged Carmela Panico with promoting prostitution and money laundering.
A man died Friday afternoon when he was shot during a dispute in a neighborhood off River Road, authorities said
An early morning mobile fire in Hillsboro has displaced three adults and one child.
A dead body found on the side of a road in Salem, Ore. has been identified, according to the Marion County Sheriff.
Lane County economic incentive grant sweetens deal for Cosmos Creations plant.
Nancy Nelson inspires people with Parkinson's by getting them moving with Parkinson's Resources of Oregon.
The case against William Jack Parkerson, 30, and his girlfriend, Karey Lee Pascoe, 33, is slated to go to a grand jury next week, and they would be arraigned Sept. 8, District Attorney Rob Patridge said.
A viewer called KATU with concerns that her neighbor was breaking Oregon's dog tethering law, which forbids dogs from being tethered for more than a few hours at a time. The On Your Side Investigators pressed for answers from St. Helen's police and the dog's owner.
A 9-year-old girl who was pulled from the sand after some kind of collapse on Friday who died, according to the North Lincoln Fire & Rescue District No. 1. has been identified.
A campaign seeking universal background checks on gun sales has now raised more than $7 million after a $1 million donation from a group funded by former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
Word travels fast in Yamhill County.
Investigators told KATU Friday that what Nicole Laube was able to say during her final breaths may be the best description of her killer they’ll get.
A federal judge has accepted the settlement between the U.S. Department of Justice and the city of Portland on reforms intended to improve the way police deal with the mentally ill.
Police went to an apartment Friday morning on a report of a stabbing and found Aimie Zdrantan dead. Her boyfriend, Eric Petersen, a person of interest, has been arrested by Hillsboro Police.
A state judge said Friday that a small city can continue to ban state-licensed marijuana businesses, in a case with big implications for Washington's experiment in legal pot.
A correctional officer shot and killed an inmate Friday morning after two inmates attacked a third in the prison yard, the Oregon Department of Corrections said.
If the courts won't let Fife ban licensed pot growers, processors or sellers, the city wants the judge to address a second question: Should Washington's entire legal marijuana scheme be thrown out as incompatible with the federal prohibition on pot?
Family and friends of Nicole Laube, the Forest Grove mom murdered last week, remembered her Thursday night in an emotional service as police continue their search for her killer.
Officers found illegal fireworks and the tools to make improvised explosives in an apartment near 8th and Washington after the person living there hurt himself in an explosion early Thursday morning, Eugene police said.