Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler has acquiesced to calls form two city commissioners to hold an independent investigation into text messages between a police lieutenant and Patriot Prayer leader Joey Gibson.
The Clark County measles outbreak is showing signs of leveling off at 53 cases. And public health officials haven’t identified any new locations where people may have been exposed.
Washington state lawmakers advanced a measure Friday that would remove parents' ability to claim a personal or philosophical exemption to vaccinating their school-age children for measles.
A $380 million package moved forward on Friday, but the hard part is yet to come.
Both Democrats and Republicans are concerned over President Trump's national emergency declaration to fund border wall protections.
Metro is asking customers looking to drop off dry 'self-haul' waste to refrain from doing so until March 1.
The Portland City Council has voted to leave an FBI-led Joint Terrorism Task Force -- again. But an influential civic group says the city's current form of government may not be the best one for these kinds of decisions.
Mayor Ted Wheeler wants an investigation into why a Portland police officer regularly exchanged text messages with the leader of the right-wing group Patriot Prayer.
Sheriffs in 12 Washington counties say they won’t enforce the state’s new gun laws, which are set to go into effect July 1. But for all their public statements, there isn’t a lot the sheriffs can do.
Oregon's two U.S. senators are both strongly against President Donald Trump's plan to use a national emergency to build a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.
The Oregon Republican Party will meet Saturday to elect its leaders after suffering big defeats in last year's elections.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Oregon announced a settlement Thursday in a lawsuit over unsanitary conditions for inmates at the Douglas County Jail.
Oregon Child Welfare officials are knowingly sending foster care youth to out-of-state facilities where investigators have reported allegations of abuse.