Portland Area Local News
Federal officers declare unlawful assembly outside Portland ICE facility, use munitions on demonstrators
on January 21, 2021 at 8:24 am
The large crowd, estimated by reporters on scene between 100 and 200 people, is calling for the abolishment of the government agency.
'Feels like a lot of people got hope': Portlanders react to Presidential Inauguration
on January 21, 2021 at 7:40 am
President Joe Biden's inauguration speech drew joy and relief for many, while others don't believe his politics will do enough to meet their demands.
Showers Thursday, dry Friday and Saturday
on January 21, 2021 at 7:33 am
The Portland/Vancouver weather forecast from the KGW weather team. Updated several times daily, this includes the outlook around Oregon and in Southwest Washington.
8 arrested after windows smashed at Democratic Party of Oregon building in Northeast Portland
on January 21, 2021 at 7:21 am
While making arrests, officers recovered batons, irritant spray, Molotov cocktails, knives and a crowbar, police said.
Small Portland Catholic school brings students back for full-day, in-person learning
on January 21, 2021 at 5:45 am
The Cathedral School principal said 81% of the 260 students enrolled are choosing to attend in person.
VERIFY: People who live and work in Oregon should not get the vaccine in Washington
on January 21, 2021 at 5:33 am
Some Oregonians who work in Washington may be eligible for the vaccine there, but like in many other states, vaccine distribution isn't going as fast as planned.
'A nice relief': No violence in Salem, state capitols despite FBI warnings
on January 21, 2021 at 4:21 am
The FBI had warned about possible violence at the state capitols in all 50 states. Those warnings largely failed to come to fruition.
Parents having to wait weeks to seek mental help for their kids
on January 21, 2021 at 1:56 am
Children are experiencing isolation and feelings of depression and anxiety but it is difficult for parents to get them professional help in a timely manner.
Oregon reports 24 more COVID-19 deaths, 704 new cases
on January 21, 2021 at 1:54 am
As of Jan. 20, more than 27,000 Oregonians are fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
NBA postpones Blazers-Grizzlies game because of COVID-19 contact tracing
on January 20, 2021 at 8:38 pm
ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported that "the contact tracing is focused on Memphis' side."