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Ever wonder what that natural wonder is when you're driving the speed limit on Interstate 84 through the Columbia River Gorge , one of Travel Oregon's '7 Wonders of Oregon'? So, here we present an outdoor explorer's guide to I-84 through the gorge, which may help you determine whether you're looking at Dog Mountain or Hamilton Mountain.
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PORTLAND, Ore. - David Bell's never thought his black lab Odin would turn out to be a hero when Odin started barking around 4 a.m. Wednesday..
7 hrs ago | Portland Tribune
Theatre Vertigo puts on Mark Ravenhill's story about a highly successful artist who invites her friends to a reunion where a sudden accident changes everything.
You can be gay and Christian: That's the message of a book due out next week from a publishing group known until now for its evangelical worldview.
With a trunk 15 feet around, an ancient Paradox walnut tree stands tall on the corner of Southeast 50th Avenue and Mill Street.
Sherwood police have a fenced in area, behind the station, where Irma, the department's current canine, can take breaks during a shift.
After sifting through nearly 9,500 public submissions, and mulling four finalists announced in January, TriMet on Wednesday morning announced that the name of the city's 12th Willamette River crossing would be named after the Chinook word for "people."
In a poetic nod to the indigenous people whose canoes once rippled the Willamette River's waters, TriMet on Wednesday named Portland's 12th bridge Tilikum Crossing.
A police investigation of a burglary at Blumenthal Uniform & Equipment store in Southwest Portland early Wednesday led to a police chase and ended in a crash and a shootout.
According to KGW News, searchers in Portland, Ore., have found the body of a missing police canine who disappeared early Wednesday morning in the midst of gunfire between officers and a suspect.
Bus routes for Capitol Hill Elementary and Jackson Middle School are being delayed by an early morning shooting in Southwest Portland that injured an officer and killed a K-9 police dog.
Here's a look at what's "out there" about traffic, transit and transportation in Oregon and around the globe : Portland police say Southwest Capitol Highway between Taylors Ferry Road and Multnomah Boulevard will be closed to traffic through Wednesday's morning commute as they investigate the shooting of an officer.
Brian Wilson canvasses in Sellwood. Wilson, 46, is vying against Rep. Jules Bailey, D-Portland, for a seat on the Multnomah County Board of Commissioners.
A Portland police officer was shot and injured early Wednesday morning in Southwest Portland, law enforcement sources have told KOIN News 6. A law enforcement source, who has been briefed on the situation, told KOIN 6 News the injured officer was transported to Legacy Emanuel Medical Center.
Scott Kealer of Domino's Pizza on SW 4th Avenue with his shop's new vehicle. Cheap, fast and classy, cargo bikes and trikes have been in use for years from Old Town Pizza to Good Neighbor Pizzeria.
If you were on the Oregon coast, unfortunately you missed it. But many parts of inland Oregon got a front row seat to the infamous Blood Moon Lunar Eclipse.