- Mother-son bond over guns links Oregon, Connecticut slayings Updated: Oct-07-15 1:46 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - The deadly shooting last week at an Oregon community college has an eerie parallel with the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School that killed 20 pupils and six adult staff members in 2012.
- Mill worker struck by slow-moving train dies Updated: Oct-06-15 9:32 pm
GASTON, Oregon - A man working at a lumber mill has died after being struck by a train about 30 miles west of Portland.
- Man found bleeding outside Portland building identified Updated: Oct-06-15 8:26 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - Police have identified the man who died after police found him bleeding outside a building in North Portland.
- Oregon shooter's mother wrote about guns in online forum Updated: Oct-06-15 8:07 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - The mother of a gunman who killed nine people and himself at an Oregon community college allowed her troubled son to have guns and acknowledged in online posts that he struggled with autism, but she didn't seem to know he was potentially violent.
- A look at efforts to legalize physician-assisted deaths Updated: Oct-06-15 7:34 pm
SAN DIEGO - California's governor has signed a bill that will give the terminally ill in the nation's most populous state the right to end their lives with drugs prescribed by a doctor.
- QB drama at Oregon: What will the Ducks do next? Updated: Oct-06-15 7:28 pm
About the only thing that's certain about the Oregon Ducks at quarterback is there's a lot of uncertainty.
- Stolen truck found but tofu and organic drinks missing Updated: Oct-06-15 6:26 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - A delivery truck stolen from an area of Southeast Portland has turned up, but the tofu and organic drinks that were inside are missing.
- Coffee combo: Peet's buying Stumptown Coffee Roasters Updated: Oct-06-15 5:58 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - Peet's Coffee & Tea is buying the popular premium coffee company Stumptown Coffee Roasters, bringing the once independent brand more into the mainstream.
- Man gets 10 years for great-grandmother's sledgehammer death Updated: Oct-06-15 4:43 pm
HILLSBORO, Oregon - A 19-year-old Oregon man convicted of manslaughter for helping kill his great-grandmother with a sledgehammer was sentenced Tuesday to a decade in prison.
- Offseason trip builds bond among young Blazers Updated: Oct-06-15 4:10 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - With all the upheaval in Portland, guard Damian Lillard thought maybe the best thing for the Trail Blazers would be a vacation. Together.
- Parity reigns supreme in surprise-filled Pac-12 Updated: Oct-06-15 3:38 pm
PHOENIX - Every season, the Pac-12's coaches talk about how much parity there is in the conference. Every season, the same teams seem to end up on top when it's over.
- Avakian running for Oregon secretary of state Updated: Oct-06-15 2:58 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - Oregon Labor Commissioner Brad Avakian said Tuesday that he's running for secretary of state.
- Deschutes Land Trust holding out hope for Skyline Forest Updated: Oct-06-15 2:41 pm
BEND, Oregon - An Oregon land trust says it might be able to follow through on its proposed Skyline Forest project despite an investment company's purchase of the land it was planning to use.
- Woman found inside portable toilet gets arrested on warrants Updated: Oct-06-15 1:39 pm
EUGENE, Oregon - A woman wanted on identity theft charges has been arrested in Oregon after a construction worker lifted the lid of a portable toilet to find her hiding inside.
- Democrats criticize LePage statement about Oregon shooting Updated: Oct-06-15 10:38 am
AUGUSTA, Maine - Democrats are criticizing Maine Gov. Paul LePage's statements about gun control and mental illness related to his order to lower flags to half-staff in honor of the victims of the mass shooting in Roseburg, Oregon.
- Baker City's drought-depleted water supply holding up Updated: Oct-06-15 10:14 am
BAKER CITY, Oregon - Baker City officials say they may not need to impose mandatory water restrictions this year, as the drought-depleted water supply is keeping up with demand.
- Lumber company donates $6 million to OSU forestry complex Updated: Oct-06-15 9:54 am
CORVALLIS, Oregon - A California lumber company has donated $6 million to Oregon State University to help fund the school's forest science complex.
- Deschutes County to reevaluate solar farms after complaints Updated: Oct-06-15 9:45 am
BEND, Oregon - Deschutes County commissioners are reviewing permit applications for two solar farms east of Bend after neighbors of the project sites filed appeals.
- Oregon wildlife officials ask public to report sick elk Updated: Oct-06-15 9:45 am
SALEM, Oregon - Oregon authorities are enlisting hunters and other outdoors types in the fight against a disease hurting the region's elk.
- PGE power plant rising on Eastern Oregon countryside Updated: Oct-06-15 9:40 am
PENDLETON, Oregon - The road to Portland General Electric's new 440-megawatt natural gas-fired power plant in Boardman is lined with stray onions, irrigation pivots and the lingering smell of beef cattle.
- Seaside football player crowned homecoming queen at halftime Updated: Oct-06-15 7:31 am
SEASIDE, Oregon - A Seaside football player has been crowned homecoming queen, replacing her helmet with a crown during halftime.
- Woman sues US Postal Service over letter carrier attack Updated: Oct-06-15 6:12 am
EUGENE, Oregon - A western Oregon woman is suing the U.S. Postal Service for failing to fire a letter carrier who she says harassed and assaulted women on his route for a decade.
- Southwest Washington pot shops remain optimistic about sales Updated: Oct-06-15 6:11 am
VANCOUVER, Washington - Owners of marijuana dispensaries in southwest Washington are waiting to see the long-term impact that Oregon's legalization of recreational marijuana sales has on business.
- Medford hunter falls to his death Updated: Oct-06-15 6:11 am
MEDFORD, Oregon - Authorities say a Medford hunter has died after falling off a 60-foot cliff in eastern Curry County.
- Flags to be lowered in honor of college shooting victims Updated: Oct-06-15 3:24 am
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Rhode Island is lowering its flags to be flown at half-staff to honor the nine people shot dead at an Oregon community college.