A heavy rain system is expected to pour on the Cascade Range through the weekend, setting up the potential for flooding and landslides.
The National Weather Service issued a Flood Watch. State geologists warned of increased potential for landslides. And Lane County officials urged residents along the Mohawk and Siuslaw rivers to stay on high alert for flooding.
A landslide closed Highway 101 just north of Heceta Head Saturday after the slide “compromised” a retaining barrier, the Oregon Department of Transportation said.
Oregon got out to an early lead over the Hornets of Delaware State, leading from start to finish in a 83-70 win on Saturday in Matthew Knight Arena.
The two men who blew up a gas station bathroom while making hash oil have been charged with a federal offence for the late November incident, Tigard Police said.
One month after a YouTube video surfaced showing a Willamette River shore littered with trash, dozens of volunteers moved in Friday to clean up what illegal campers left behind.
The University of Oregon is reaching for the sky on the South Coast with a new wind turbine at the Charleston Marine Center.
Haggen Food & Pharmacy plans to purchase the Albertsons stores at 18th and Chambers and 30th and Hilyard, as well as the Safeway at 54th and Main in Springfield.
Sheriff Tom Turner says that for a safer county, he needs more people. "Unfortunately, all the public safety services are operating at a very low level - and, I would suggest, an unsafe level," he said.
Two mothers are upset with how the Evergreen Public School District is handling a school bus bullying incident that was caught on video.
Thanks to photographs posted on social media, people from across the country contacted Lane County Animal Services about the welfare of six horses in a pasture off Elk Road. Four of the animals are now recovering; two others have new homes.
A van where a man had been living off and on for two years has been removed from the shore of the Willamette River.
Jami Thomas said her husband woke up to the doorbell around 12:30 a.m. Sunday morning. "He saw someone out there, just kind of hunched over," she recalled. "He said it was a kid, soaking wet."
A chaotic morning unfolded Friday in Tacoma as officers went to arrest a man described as a dangerous career criminal, with a fire breaking out at one location where he was sought and an armed standoff at another location before he was finally arrested.
Two or three men tried to steal an ATM from a Walgreens in downtown Vancouver early Friday morning after crashing a stolen truck through the front door, police officials said.