The Humane Society for Southwest Washington has no previous records of vicious behavior from the dog, a 5- or 6-year-old male Pit Bull. His owners are said to be cooperating with the investigation.
A nesting pair of birds continue to dive bomb people as they walk on a Beaverton sidewalk.
At least 51 people were killed, and officials said the death toll was expected to rise. More than 120 people, including 70 children, are being treated at hospitals.
Activists on both sides of Portland’s fluoridation issue are working to sway last-minute votes before the 8 p.m. Tuesday deadline. But residents in Washington County settled this issue decades ago.
Ruth Mitchell has lived in the area since 1957 and likes Portland’s water just the way it is. “I just don’t like too many chemicals in my food or water or anything,” she said.
A massive tornado near Oklahoma City directly hit at least one elementary school, May 20, 2013.
The speed limit for cars on Portland’s bike boulevards and neighborhood greenways is gradually being dropped across the city. And police are looking for drivers that aren’t slowing down.
If approved, the levy — $1.25 per $1,000 of assessed property value — could provide the district with about $15 million per year.
Police spent two days unsuccessfully searching near the Oregon town of Scotts Mills last week for any trace of Powell.
Sherwood police are asking for help in identifying a man considered a “person of interest” after a camera was found inside a Sherwood Starbucks Coffee shop bathroom.