The West Linn Police Department assigned a detective with no formal training in sexual assault investigations to the sensitive case of a doctor accused of abusing dozens of women and children and failed to secure key evidence.
A proposed toll on Interstate 205 at the Abernethy Bridge between Oregon City and West Linn is meant to fund seismic upgrades and add a third lane. But leaders in Oregon City say it will almost certainly divert traffic into town.
For years people traversed the Willamette River between Oregon City and West Linn by a ferry and later a suspension bridge. Then came the Arch Bridge, providing a historic connection that still stands today.