The Portland City Council has banned the use by the city of a class of pesticides particularly harmful to bees, including one that is the most effective control of a pest that attacks roses — the city’s symbol.
Portland police say their drug investigators have wrapped up a three-month probe of a drug-trafficking organization in the metropolitan area with the seizure of nearly 14 pounds of heroin with a wholesale value of $650,000.
A small but growing number of parents are bucking a trend when it comes to raising their kids: Rather than move to suburbs as their parents once did, many are opting to stay in or near downtown.
The Mount Hood National Forest, where the blast occurred, said Monday that the Medical Examiner’s Office identified the man as 24-year-old Jeffrey Roger Williams of Portland. The cause of death was injuries from the blast
Benito Vasquez-Hernandez committed no crime, but a judge ordered the 60-year-old Mexico native held because of fears he would flee rather testify against his son, who is accused of killing a suburban Portland woman in 2012
Portland police say there was a gang-related shooting in front of the East Precinct police station late Saturday.
Kathleen Hampton is seeking $100,000 and a public apology from Enzo’s Caffe Italiano
Wardley’s hits set the tone for the way Seattle likes to play. Because of his presence, Seattle is able to match up well with most top lines around the Western Hockey League. When Wardley is on the ice, opponents notice.
Daimler Trucks North America did not immediately respond to a message seeking comment on the lawsuit
A psychic who used an elaborate con to steal millions of dollars from the heir to an Oregon timber fortune has been sentenced to eight years in federal prison.