Photographer Tracy Sydor uses her camera lens as a means of communicating a painful past. As a victim of childhood abuse, she hopes others who’ve suffered can use her photos as a healing process.
The 10th annual Greek Fire Academy uses live demonstrations and personal testimony to warn students about fire hazards that could exist in their fraternities and sororities. According to Corvallis Fire Prevention Officer Jim Patton, 33 of the university’s houses were represented.
Portland city commissioner Amanda Fritz’s husband died in a double-fatal car crash in Salem on Wednesday morning, Portland mayor Charlie Hales said.
The Oregon Department of Transportation said as many as seven vehicles were involved, including a semi-truck pulling a tanker.
A bus carrying students to Pleasant Hill Elementary rolled off Parkway Drive Wednesday morning when the bus driver forgot to put on the air brake while dealing with a rowdy student, state police said.
The fall weather is back in full force here in Oregon, as the first front of the season brings the rain back to Western Oregon.
The teenager accused of raping a woman near Autzen Stadium Saturday night was visiting Eugene to watch the Oregon Ducks game Saturday with a group of 12 other juveniles and four supervising adults, the Washington County Juvenile Department said.
Six hundred firefighters helped contain the wildfire that burned through 300 acres of Washington County.
Two Corvallis teenagers face charges for allegedly starting an 86 acre brush fire that tore across the Chip Ross Park earlier this month, and police officials say the two were smoking marijuana at the time.
A U.S. Forest Service spokesman says an Oregon-based firefighter has been seriously injured while fighting a wildfire in Idaho.
Authorities are taking extra care to wipe down the weight room, showers and locker rooms at the Myrtle Point Junior-Senior High School where at least two students have contracted a skin infection known as MRSA.
Public agencies across the Willamette Valley are looking to offload some vehicles and parts in the annual Lane County auction.
Rescue crews are looking for a Hillsboro man who didn’t return from a bow-hunting trip Saturday night.
The Springfield City Council is hoping to clear the air on potential taxes or fees for recreational pot purchases with a special meeting Monday night, in the event that Ballot Measure 91 passes in the 2014 election.
A new study released Monday found that warming temperatures in Pacific Ocean waters off the coast of North America over the past century closely followed natural changes in the wind, not increases in greenhouse gases related to global warming.