According to the sheriff’s office, it’s too soon to determine the gender of the body or how the person died.
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 has died, according to the North Lincoln Fire & Rescue District No. 1.
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 a woman dead.
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.
Seven people were injured, including at least two children, when an SUV crashed into a hair salon in South Seattle. Officials said the two-story building now is in danger of collapsing.
Click "play" on the video to see Lincoln Graves get a lesson in BBQing from KATU web producer and master griller Dusty Lane.
Cruz Bonilla allegedly left his phone number in the note that led police to him.
KATU’s On Your Side Investigators have discovered Portland Public Schools spends a half-million dollars on spin doctors - staff members in communications and lobbying positions. Meanwhile, schools have struggled with overcrowded classrooms.
The 22-year-old homeless man wanted on a warrant in Oregon and who attended the MTV Video Music Awards with Miley Cyrus turned himself into police, according to the Polk County Jail on Thursday night.
Traffic on West Burnside at the scene is down to one lane in each direction. Police said at about 9 p.m. officers were awaiting for a crane to arrive and lift the street car back onto the tracks, and it will likely be three more hours before the train is cleared.
Spring Mountain Elementary Principal Curtis Long is earning the "pal" part of his title.
Kids love it and parents finally get a break. But health officials say three people with E. coli may have gotten sick from swimming in the same section of the South Yamhill River near Amity.
Laube’s father, Rich Jones, told KATU that Laube was his firstborn and was full of life and adventure. He said it still hasn’t been easy to grasp that she’s gone.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is expected to publish its decision on Friday in the Federal Register. It takes effect 30 days later.
Beaverton Detective Sgt. Jim Shumway said police found Cruz Bonilla of Hillsboro after he left a note on the 39-year-old woman’s apartment door a little over a week after the alleged attack.
An Oregon woman was shot by police Thursday after pointing a replica handgun at them following a car chase, authorities said.
TV and radio ads in support of an initiative to prevent the expansion of gun sale background checks will begin next week, the campaign announced Thursday.
Alexander Kean Barber, 19, was charged with two counts of second-degree assault; attempt to elude; first-degree criminal mischief; unlawful use of a motor vehicle; possession of a stolen motor vehicle; and reckless driving.
A man suspected of shooting a Klamath County sheriff's deputy in the face during a traffic stop was arrested Thursday after a nearly 18-hour manhunt, and the wounded deputy's condition has improved from critical to serious.
The highly-active Deception Creek fire escaped some containment lines Wednesday, spreading nearly a mile away from some homes along Highway 58. Willamette National Forest officials issued a level 2 evacuation for some residents near Westfir, which asks people to get ready to leave their homes.
With college football season kicking off for many schools across the nation this weekend, the Oregon Ducks are busy finishing some upgrades to the fan experience at Autzen Stadium.
Lorenzo Solis needs to move and says he can't find a place that will accept he, his pregnant fiancee and his companion dog despite a doctor's order
Reynolds High School revealed renovations to its gym on Wednesday nearly three months after freshman Emilio Hoffman was shot dead by a classmate inside that building.
Oregon and Washington’s anti-bullying laws don’t cover what’s becoming known as the “bullying loophole.”
The chief executive officer of Centerplate, a major concession operator in three countries, was caught on a surveillance camera abusing a dog.
A federal judge has denied a request by irrigation suppliers in California's Central Valley to stop emergency water releases intended to help salmon hundreds of miles away in the Klamath Basin survive the drought.
Prosecutors in Polk County, Oregon, say two men have pleaded guilty to murder and been sentenced to life in prison for their roles in the kidnapping and killing of a police informant last December.
A federal appeals court has dismissed the National Organization for Marriage's effort to appeal an Oregon court ruling that allows same sex marriage.
An autopsy Wednesday confirmed that four family members pulled from Henry Hagg Lake this week died of accidental drowning.
For the third time this year, economists revised their revenue forecast upward, leaving it just $27 million shy of the kicker threshold.
Oregon State Police said the deputy was shot in the face and the side during a traffic stop.
Fire crews were called out to extinguish a chicken coop fire that was spotted in Lebanon at about 6 a.m. Wednesday.
Officers said they are looking for a man who may be taking his four children from their mother, who has custody in Eugene. Police said Torata Tanaka, 40, could be taking two girls, ages 10 and 3, and two boys, ages 8 and 6, to Canada or possibly back to his native country of Japan.
A man was arrested for felony hit and run after hitting a bicyclist on Tuesday afternoon, Clackamas County sheriff’s deputies said.