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Teen dies after colliding with log truck on Oregon coast
PORTLAND, Ore. — Oregon State Police say an 18-year-old girl died after colliding with a log truck on Highway 101 near Beaver on Friday morning.Law enforcement officials say Mikayla Michelle Howard was driving a 2003 Saab when it crossed into the other lane for an unknown reason on Friday morning. T
Woman found shot in Vancouver
VANCOUVER, Wash. (KOIN) -- A woman was found in downtown Vancouver with a gunshot wound early Sunday morning.Vancouver police said they responded to the report of a shooting near Broadway and 7th Street. A female bystander was found with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. She was treated a local
Man found dead in pond under suspicious circumstances
Generic Marion County Sheriff's Office image. (KOIN)PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) -- A man was found dead in a pond near his Lyons home Saturday afternoon and investigators are calling it suspicious.Marion County deputies were called to the 20000 block of SE Fern Ridge Road after the body was found. Detecti
WSP: Vancouver woman caused 3-vehicle wreck
Sarah B. Smith, 25, did not slow her Jeep Wrangler on the freeway at Milepost 31 near Kalama and hit a silver Chrysler van driven by a woman from Juneau, Alaska. The van was pushed into a Toyota Prius, according to a trooper accident memo.
Thousands to ride nude through Portland for Naked Bike Ride
The year's ride begins at 9 p.m. at Cathedral Park in the St. Johns neighborhood of North Portland.PORTLAND, Ore. – Thousands of people will ride nude through the streets of Portland on Saturday night for the annual Naked Bike Ride.The year’s ride begins at 9 p.m. atCathedral Parkin the St. Johns ne
Vancouver police investigate fatal motorcycle crash
VANCOUVER, Wash. – The Vancouver Police Department is investigating a fatal motorcycle crash that occurred early Friday morning.Officers responded to a collision in the 8000 block of Northeast Burton Road at 3 a.m.They say a motorcyclist was following an acquaintance who was driving an SUV. The SUV
Oregon Supreme Court won't hear Gresham bakery appeal
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - The Oregon Supreme Court has declined to consider the case of Sweet Cakes by Melissa, the now-defunct bakery that refused to make a wedding cake for a lesbian couple in 2013 based on the bakers' religious objections.
Woman shot in downtown Vancouver
No arrests were reported, but the police do not believe there is a threat to the general public, according to a news release.
Photos: Festival of Balloons launch awes spectators in Tigard
Photos: The Decemberists play two nights at McMenamins EdgefieldWildfire near Maupin more than doubles in size, Graham fire scorches two homesWhat you need to know about Saturday's World Naked Bike Ride in PortlandPolice: 75-year-old DUI driver crashes into car, building in WoodlandProtests, facilit
WANTED: Man who tried to kidnap 10-year-old girl in rural Clackamas County
WELCHES, Ore. —The Clackamas County Sheriff's Office is asking the public for help identifying a man who tried to kidnap a 10-year-old girl from the Welches area in rural Clackamas County.On Friday June 22 around 4:30 PM, deputies responded to the area near East Fairway Avenue at Welches Road on the
Vancouver couple accused in bat attack
A Vancouver couple appeared Friday in Clark County Superior Court after allegedly attacking a man with baseball bats, breaking his nose and jaw, court records state.
Suspected DUI driver plows through car, crashes into building in Woodland
WOODLAND, Wash. – A suspected DUI driver crashed into a car and the side of a building in Woodland on Friday night.The crash occurred in the 600 block of Goerig Street.Video posted by Woodland policeshows a van jump a curb and plow through a stopped car before smashing into the corner of the buildin
Female driver leads Cowlitz deputies on chase to Vancouver
Cowlitz County sheriff''s deputies arrested a woman on suspicion of felony eluding Thursday night after she allegedly led them on a chase that started on Interstate 5 in Cowlitz County and ended on State Route 14 in Vancouver, according to the sheriff's office.Cowlitz deputies used a intervention ma
Woman high on meth takes deputies on a high speed chase on I-5 in Cowlitz County
VANCOUVER, WA. -- A woman was arrested on multiple charges after leading deputies on a high speed chase southbound on I-5 ending at SR 14 off ramp in Vancouver Thursday night.According to Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office, a deputy attempted to stop the car earlier that evening in Cowlitz County befor
Marshals arrest Colorado murder suspect in Portland
Deven Tomasso was taken into custody by US Marshals in Portland, June 20, 2018 (Multnomah County Sheriff's Office)
Police Blotter: June 23
Violation of protection order— Kelso police Thursday arrested Adrian Renen Bailey Trumbo of Kelso on suspicion of a felony violation of a protection order.Assault— Cowlitz County Corrections Department Thursday arrested Bless Chiechi of Kelso on suspicion of first-degree assault.Eluding— Cowlitz Cou
'Shopping while black': 8 Portlanders sue stores
Jamaal Winchester is one of 5 people suing chain stores over accusations they stole items in what's been called "shopping while black," June 22, 2018 (KOIN)
'The camp grows daily': No police, more protesters outside Portland ICE facility
Portland police said in a statement, “In line with the Mayor and Police Commissioner’s directions, the Police Bureau will not be involved in activity related to the exercise of people’s First Amendment Right to Freedom of Speech and Assembly at the ICE Facility located near SW Macadam Ave and SW Bou
Portland company responds to Melania Trump's jacket
PORTLAND, Ore. -- A Portland clothing company has a response to the controversial jacket Melania Trump wore to visit migrant children on Thursday: "I REALLY CARE, DON'T U?"
Vancouver police investigating fatal motorcycle crash
The motorcycle was reportedly following an acquaintance driving an SUV, which tried to pass a vehicle in front of them on the road and ended up striking a median, police said.