Monday in Portland: Three people killed in broad daylight shooting in Portland's Portsmouth neighborhoodEmily ScarvieNewsBreak Contributor
Walmart closes more stores due to drop in salesUSA DiarioNewsBreak Contributor
The man who successfully hijacked an American plane and vanished forever after collecting a heavy ransomRickyNewsBreak Contributor
Mother and daughter, reported missing in Washington, have been discovered dead, authorities say.Washington NewsNewsBreak Contributor
Snobby foodies on Reddit criticize Cracker Barrel restaurants closing in Bend and Portland, ORRobbie NewportNewsBreak Contributor
Man stabbed to death outside downtown Vancouver Starbucks
A man was stabbed to death in broad daylight outside a busy downtown Vancouver Starbucks on Sunday evening (March 26). Police have charged 32-year-old Inderdeep Singh Gosal with second degree murder in the killing of 37-year-old Paul Stanley Schmidt. The Vancouver Police Department says two men were outside the Starbucks...
Hundreds honor Meshay and Layla, call for justice at vigil
VANCOUVER Wash. (KPTV) - Hundreds of people gathered to remember two lives taken too soon. Organizers said the vigil was to honor the memory of a mother and her young daughter, and to take a stand against domestic violence. “We love you,” the crowd said. It was a sea...
Triple homicide in Portland: ‘Murder being normalized’
Sam Sachs, the founder of the No Hate Zone, told KOIN 6 News he wants to see the city, county and state leaders do more to address this violent crime.
3 people on foot fired on car in ‘shocking’ North Portland daylight slaying, footage shows
Surveillance footage shared with The Oregonian/OregonLive shows three people on foot appear to fire repeatedly on a light-colored sedan in which police found three people dead Saturday. The footage is the first indication of what led up to Portland’s deadliest shooting of 2023 so far. The shooting occurred around...
Man dead after stolen truck crashes into tree in Clark County
According to the Clark County Sheriff's Office, a witness called 911 at around 12:30 a.m. after hearing a crash on Northeast Washougal River Road.
Portland resident shot, killed in Gresham
A 35-year-old Portland resident was shot and killed in Gresham Sunday, March 26, in the 500 block of Southeast 197th Avenue. The Gresham Police Department received a 911 call at 7:23 a.m. that a man was on the sidewalk bleeding. Officers, along with Gresham Fire, arrived to find the victim dead. He was identified as Michael Lashone Hatcher. The State Medical Examiner’s office determined the cause of death to be gun violence. An investigation is ongoing, no arrests have been made. Gresham Police said there is not believed to be any danger to the public. Anyone with information is asked to call the tip line at 503-618-2719.
Monday in Portland: Three people killed in broad daylight shooting in Portland's Portsmouth neighborhood
Photo by(Christopher Furlong/Getty Images) (PORTLAND, Ore.) Hello Portlanders! It's Monday, March 27 - Here's your daily round up of all the news happening in the City of Roses.
People gather to support, protect Vancouver drag brunch
VANCOUVER Wash. (KPTV) - A crowd of people showed up to support the organizers of a Vancouver, Wash. drag brunch Sunday. The owners of Heathen Brewing host the brunch once a month. In recent weeks, the business has been vandalized with the attacks caught on surveillance cameras. The owner believes...
Early Sunday Morning Shooting Terrifies Neighbors
Portland, Ore. — A shooting in Northeast Portland caused damage to several homes and cars early Sunday morning. The incident, which occurred on Northeast Hassalo Street and 87th Avenue, resulted in shattered windows and shell casings scattered on the ground. Andrea Hulin, who was staying with her sister, recalled...
Good Morning, News: Kotek Slams Wheeler's Homeless Plan, Thorns Crush Pride in Season Opener, and More Trouble for Musk's Failing Twitter
The Mercury provides news and fun every single day—but your help is essential. If you believe Portland benefits from smart, local journalism and arts coverage, please consider making a small monthly contribution, because without you, there is no us. Thanks for your support!. GOOD MORNING, PORTLAND! Looks like the...
Sudden Portland wolverine sightings explained by expert
PORTLAND Ore. (KPTV) – It’s been over 30 years since a wolverine sighting outside the lower mountains in northeast Oregon. Yet, over the last week or so, Portlanders have reported two sightings in the area alone. Dave Cotter, a District Wildlife Biologist, of the Oregon Department of Fish...
Why murder defendant was free before killings in Vancouver, Washington
SEATTLE — Kirkland Warren was out on bail pending a long-delayed murder trial in Arkansas. But when he was arrested in southwestern Washington state early this month on charges that he assaulted his ex-girlfriend and fired a gunshot into her apartment, he quickly posted bond and was released again.
Popular Portland pizza chain closing three of its restaurants
PORTLAND Ore. (KPTV) - Portland pizza chain Hot Lips announced that it’s closing some of its restaurant locations. The popular pizza company is closing three of its five Portland stores. In order to reduce expenses, the family-owned business, which was established in 1984, stated Monday that it had shuttered...
Portland police see success in recovering stolen vehicles, report says
PORTLAND Ore. (KPTV) - Portland police have seen moderate success in recovering stolen vehicles recently, according to a report released Monday. On Sunday, March 19, 2023 units conducted a 10-hour mission focused on two areas. The first was mainly in the Roseway and Madison South Neighborhoods, Northeast 72nd Avenue to I-205 between Northeast Sandy Boulevard and Northeast Halsey Street. The second half of the mission was south of that area in the Lents, Mt. Scott-Arleta, and Brentwood Darlington Neighborhoods, Northeast 72 Avenue to I-205 between Southeast Foster Road and Southeast Clatsop Street.
Brand new car stolen in Gresham as car-theft TikTok challenge spikes in popularity
PORTLAND, Ore. — Have you seen this car?. Right now a Gresham woman is looking for her brand new 2020 Kia Sportage - a car that police say was stolen from right outside her apartment. "I don't have a vehicle anymore," said Brianna Walker. "I have no way to...
Protesters outside, smiles inside at Vancouver drag brunch
Days after the death of Darcelle and weeks after being vandalized and targeted with hateful phone calls, the performers at Heathen Brewing Feral Public House put on a drag brunch that the packed house enjoyed.
Second St. Jude Dream Home rising in Clark County
For the second time, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital has a dream home in the Clark County Parade of Homes.
Fisher Investments says HQ moving from Camas to Texas after court upholds Washington’s capital gains tax
Wealth management firm Fisher Investments says it is moving its headquarters from Camas to Texas in protest of a state Supreme Court decision upholding Washington’s new capital gains tax. “In honor of the Washington state Supreme Court’s wisdom and knowledge of the law, and in recognition of whatever it...
Portland man sentenced to 6 years in prison for $30K retail theft spree
CLACKAMAS COUNTY, Ore. (KPTV) - A Portland man has been sentenced to prison for a retail theft spree that totaled tens of thousands of dollars. The Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office said Martin Duane Castaway, 41, pleaded guilty on March 16 to two counts of first-degree aggravated theft and one count of organized retail theft. He was sentenced to 72 months in prison.
Woman who bit off security guard’s earlobe sentenced to 70 months in prison
An Oregon woman accused of biting off the earlobe of a security guard at a department store last year was sentenced to 70 months in prison, prosecutors said Friday.
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