Land | Environment | Health | localOPB | Dec. 13, 2012 6 p.m.
Though Oregon has laws in place to decontaminate properties that were former meth labs, the statutes only address drug manufacturing sites -- not properties where methamphetamine was used.
Dr. Laszlo Kiraly, one of the trauma surgeons at OHSU who operated on a 15-year-old victim of the Clackamas Town Center shooting, has provided an update.
Hermiston Mayor Bob Severson has died at age 80 after a heart attack last week.
Charles Washington, the publisher and editor-in-chief of The Portland Observer, died over the weekend.
Possession of up to an ounce of marijuana is now legal for adults in Washington state.
Former Clackamas County elections worker Deanna Swenson pleaded not guilty to ballot-tampering charges in a Clackamas County courtroom Tuesday.
Portland Mayor Sam Adams unveiled new electric vehicle charging stations Thursday in downtown Portland. He hopes the move will encourage more people to get out and shop.
The Oregon Department of Transportation has recorded 55 pedestrian deaths so far this year. That exceeds last year's total of 47 pedestrian fatalities. ODOT wants to work with drivers and pedestrians to make the roads safer.
There is a five-way tie for a seat on the Cave Junction City Council. Each of the five received three votes. Cave Junction City Recorder Ryan Nolan says the five-way tie doesn’t matter because there's no runner-up.
Powell's Book in Portland recently ventured into selling its own brand of e-reader, a year after layoffs blaimed on the digital book industry.
Charities around Portland are gearing up to serve Thanksgiving dinner. The Portland Rescue Mission, Union Gospel Mission and Genesis Community Fellowship are just a few of the places offering a Thanksgiving meal.
Drivers are being asked to hold off on any trips from Portland and the Willamette Valley to the coast. Road conditions are extremely hazardous and several major roads can't be used.
Friday a group of protesters met in front of Portland City Hall. The demonstrators say they want banks and elected officials to take accountability for the foreclosure crisis.
The Port of Portland is excited about new flights from PDX to Los Cabos, Mexico and San Diego offered by Spirit Airlines.
Oregonians who voted for President Obama's re-election were celebrating last night. However, the night was discouraging for Oregonians who voted for Republican Mitt Romney.
Oregon ballots are due Tuesday by 8 p.m. If you haven't voted yet, you'll want to find a drop site.