| Mar 30, 2011
| 10:08 AM
A United Airlines flight bound for Portland, Ore., from Washington, D.C. was diverted to Chicago because three passengers were being disruptive, the airline says.
The three were taken off Flight 251 at O'Hare International Airport Tuesday night and...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 9:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Bret Harrison was born in Portland, Ore., on this date in 1982. This birthday guy currently stars as Dr. Sidney Miller on the rehash of the sci-fi series "V." Harrison also has starred on the series "Reaper" and "The Loop," as well...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 9:31 AM
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Katee Sackhoff was born in Portland, Ore., today in 1980. This birthday gal starred as Starbuck in the popular remake of "Battlestar Galactica." She also played Dana Walsh on "24" and had a recurring role on "Nip/Tuck." Sackhoff...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 11:44 AM
Donald Eugene Turner passed away on March 16, 2011 with his beloved companion of 25 years, Dorothy Gray at his side. Donald was born on April 16, 1922 in Portland, Oregon, and spent his early years in Wisconsin, and then settled in Southern California....
| Apr 20, 2011
In Portland, Ore., Patricia DiPrima will bake bread in the shape of a dove and top it with crushed amaretti cookies. The traditional Italian Easter bread known as colomba pasquale will be among the special holiday offerings at DiPrima Dolci Italian Bakery...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 9:20 PM
This week I talked to Peter Paget, captain of the Terri L. Brusco. And, no pun intended, he gave me a boatload of information.
The Terri L. Brusco is the tugboat you see in Newport Harbor, moving the barges from Newport to the Port of Long Beach and...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 5:54 AM
Four Oregon men sued the Boy Scouts of America on Tuesday for $20 million over childhood sexual abuse they say they suffered at the hands of a pedophile knowingly appointed as their scoutmaster in the 1970s.
The four lawsuits, filed in Multnomah County...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 11:25 AM
Dorothy Marie Giedt, beloved wife, mother, grandmother and sister, passed away peacefully at her home in Glendale on Saturday, September 10th, 2011 at 90 years of age.
Dorothy was born in Portland, Oregon on October 9th, 1920 to Peter Francis Derham...
| Sep 17, 2011
| 4:14 AM
It's hard to get a handle on the London rock band Noah and the Whale. Just when you think you've figured out what they're up to, they change.
On the band's 2008 debut album "Peaceful, The World Lays Me Down" Charlie Fink and friends gave us tuneful...
| Sep 16, 2011
Oregon State Police, and the Washington County Sheriff's Office, with the support of Crime Stoppers of Oregon, is asking for the public's help to locate a wanted escapee fugitive who eluded police two months ago in a vehicle from Oregon into Vancouver,...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 2:06 PM
Surgeons Successfully Separate Very Rare Conjoined Twins (Source: FOX News)
Surgeons at a British hospital have successfully separated conjoined twin baby girls in a complex and extremely rare operation, the charity that funded the surgery said.
| Aug 11, 2011
| 1:34 PM
For many jam-band fans, a double bill featuring Bruce Hornsby's Noisemakers and Béla Fleck's Flecktones is a pipe dream come true. Both bands feature virtuoso musicianship, startling versatility and a lust for exploring the outer limits.
For followers of...