The memorial service for 20-year-old Tom Zbyszewski, 26-year-old Andrew Zajac, and 31-year-old Richard Wheeler took place in Wenatchee. The city is about 90 miles south of where they died Aug.
On Sunday morning, bulldozer operator Terry Moffitt was about to head out to cut fire breaks and haul forest fuel away from the advancing flames of the Canyon Creek complex fire south of John Day when he spotted the small, gray female tabby lying up inside the massive tracked machine's engine bay.
The Central Point attorney lost last year's race to now-resigned governor John Kitzhaber by 5 percentage points.
Sea star populations have plummeted along the West Coast since wasting syndrome was first noticed on a Washington beach more than two years ago. Scientists still aren't sure what's causing the die-offs.
Oregon State Police are at the scene of a multiple car crash on Highway 99E in Oregon City that sent one car in the Willamette River. Lanes have been closed.
His books like "The Man Who Mistook His Wife For a Hat" probed distant ranges of human experience by compassionately portraying people with severe and sometimes bizarre neurological conditions.
PGE said more than 7,600 homes remained in the dark Saturday evening.
In an email to the mayor and council, the fire chief says vegetation is so dry that flames would spread quickly if a fire broke out.
The two left lanes of the freeway are closed northbound, and the left lane is closed heading south.
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The driver told deputies he had been awake all night and was driving home.
Like many tree service companies these days of drought followed by storms, Artie Champ of Champ's Tree Service in Longview, Washington is busy. Trees are stress by lack of water, then get pushed over during high winds and heavy storms.
His backing puts supporters within reach of the 34 votes required to uphold a presidential veto of a congressional resolution disapproving the agreement, which curbs Iran's nuclear program in exchange for billions of dollars in sanctions relief.
Portland Fire & Rescue reminds people to drive safely and remember roads may be slippery because of rain.
Ten people were displaced by a fire in an apartment building at SW 125th Avenue off of SW Hall Boulevard in Beaverton early Sunday morning.
A leisurely stroll results in experiences ranging from the 75-year-old Renner's Grill to Annie Bloom's Books, opened in 1978.
Emergency responders called one injury life threatening.
Detectives say Nicholas Hazel, 48, lured John Ramsey Tainton-Platts, 33, to his death before taking his own life.
Police said the victim and the shooter knew each other.
A K9 officer is heading to the bank to help search for the suspect.
The man ran from the home and has not been located.
The video showing an Israeli soldier scuffling with Palestinian women and youth at a West Bank protest has been viewed more than 2 million times on Facebook, shining a light on the clashes in the territory.
A service for the three firefighters who died while battling the Okanogan complex of wildfires last week will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday at the Toyota Center in Wenatchee, Washington.
Over the past decade, the number of students taking college-credit courses in high school has doubled, a huge boon for those teens. But state officials don't know which students in which schools are and aren't taking part.
Fire officials posted a photograph Sunday of a large herd of elk that found an island of unburned rangeland to the southwest of Prairie City, visual evidence of how wildlife is coping with wildfire, as they have for eons.
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Some rain fell on the massive wildfire outside of John Day, but it had little impact; it was tantamount to water drops dancing across a hot griddle.
The incident is affecting freeway ramps, too.
The resident told police someone threw the object into his garage early Friday morning.
More than 10 wildfires are active across the state.