A 15-year-old Oregon high school student has turned his love for lacrosse into a mission to help in the fight against breast cancer.
Clark County banned panhandlers from working the side of the street. Some panhandlers say they may head for the Portland area to continue their work.
For over a year, “Transitions,” was artist Michael Boonstra’s life. He was commissioned to create the publicly funded artwork during the construction of the Wapato Jail. Shortly after the completion of his piece, Boonstra learned there wasn’t enough money to open the jail.
Woodland Park Zoo has decided to eliminate its elephant exhibit and move its two remaining elephants to new homes, zoo officials said Wednesday.
A rare rooster in Cornelius has a week to find a new home after more complaints about his crowing brought his owner and neighbor to court for a second time in a rooster ruckus that's been going on for months.
Independent energy researcher Robert McCullough blew the whistle on Enron, now he's calling out the city of Portland with a new idea to collect the Street Fund.
In the video, recorded in August by the group Compassion & Choices and released on Wednesday, Maynard calls on more states to enact legislation allowing terminally ill people to end life on their own terms.
There is a Facebook campaign that started right here in Portland. It's called "reason for the season." There are thousands of people liking the page and pledging to "not shop on Thanksgiving."
Washington plans to sue the U.S. Department of Energy and its contractor to protect workers from hazardous vapors at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation, the nation's most polluted nuclear site, state Attorney General Bob Ferguson said Wednesday.
Police said Joshua Cavett, then 36 years old, killed 27-year-old Jessie Cavett in front of their 2-year-old daughter in October 2013.
Detectives arrested Terrence Bean, 66, at his Southwest Portland home Wednesday on charges related to a sex abuse case involving a 15-year-old boy.
To help prevent the spread of lice, remember these basic tips to pass on to your kids for the school day:
A local artist is reconstructing the way we see Portland's leading women through a new project called “Because She Cares”. Photojournalist Michael Driver followed up with Theresa Weil on the artwork profiling local women doing great things for our community.
A school bus with children on board collided with a loaded log truck Wednesday morning in Eugene.
A missing 70-year-old with Alzheimer's was found deceased Wednesday morning near Johnson Creek in Southeast Portland, search and rescue volunteers said.