A man died Tuesday after he fell from a ridge on Mount Hood when the group he was with encountered treacherous conditions. Six other climbers were rescued. The man was climbing Oregon's tallest peak with three other climbers when he fell 700 feet to 1,000 feet shortly before 10:30 a.m. in the Hogsback area of the mountain, according to the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office. That area is near the summit.

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21 May 2018
A man died Tuesday after he fell from a ridge on Mount Hood when the group he was with encountered treacherous conditions. Six other climbers were rescued. The man was climbing Oregon's tallest peak with three other climbers when he fell 700 feet to 1,000 feet shortly before 10:30 a.m. in the Hogsback area of the mountain, according to the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office. That area is near the summit.3 month ago
A man died Tuesday after he fell from a ridge on Mount Hood when the group he was with encountered treacherous conditions. Six other climbers were rescued. The man was climbing Oregon's tallest peak with three other climbers when he fell 700 feet to 1,000 feet shortly before 10:30 a.m. in the Hogsback area of the mountain, according to the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office. That area is near the summit.
3 month ago
Police arrested a 17-year-old boy Monday as the suspect accused of shooting another teenager in the Bethany neighborhood last week. Jeffrey Terrell, 17, of Springfield, will be booked into the Donald E. Long Detention Center on attempted murder and first-degree assault charges.
Portland police arrested two people who they say robbed a northeast Portland bar at gunpoint Saturday night and then crashed into four parked cars. Police said no one was hurt. Around 11:30 p.m., officers say they were called to Rounders Bar and Lotto for reports of two men demanding money from an employee with guns.3 month ago
Portland police arrested two people who they say robbed a northeast Portland bar at gunpoint Saturday night and then crashed into four parked cars. Police said no one was hurt. Around 11:30 p.m., officers say they were called to Rounders Bar and Lotto for reports of two men demanding money from an employee with guns.
One person was killed in a shooting that happened in southeast Portland Saturday afternoon. Officers responded to the shooting in the 1200 block of Southeast 7th Avenue at around 3:16 p.m.  When officers arrived on scene, they found a man lying on the ground near a business complex. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.3 month ago
One person was killed in a shooting that happened in southeast Portland Saturday afternoon. Officers responded to the shooting in the 1200 block of Southeast 7th Avenue at around 3:16 p.m. When officers arrived on scene, they found a man lying on the ground near a business complex. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.
The decision to close four schools in Lincoln City stood firm Friday morning after Taft High School received a shooting threat
Two SE Portland neighborhood groups demand action after woman hit, killed by driver3 month ago
Two SE Portland neighborhood groups demand action after woman hit, killed by driver
A bicyclist was injured after being struck by a vehicle in north Portland Tuesday night, according to Portland police. Officers responded to the crash at the intersection of North Skidmore Street and North Williams Avenue at 7:30 p.m.3 month ago
A bicyclist was injured after being struck by a vehicle in north Portland Tuesday night, according to Portland police. Officers responded to the crash at the intersection of North Skidmore Street and North Williams Avenue at 7:30 p.m.
The man who led police on a chase through Salem, smashing his RV into three patrol cars and prompting multiple officers to fire their weapons, has been arrested on attempted aggravated murder charges and a number of assault and hit-and-run charges.
3 month ago
A motorcyclist was killed in a crash early Tuesday morning. Portland Police say the motorcycle crashed with two cars near the intersection of SE 141st Ave and SE Powell Blvd at 2:39 a.m. The motorcyclist was on the ground in the roadway when emergency medical personnel arrived. Both drivers of the cars involved remained on scene
3 month ago
East Precinct officers responded to the report of a robbery at the Cinco De Mayo Bakery, located at 1134 Southeast 82nd Avenue. Officers arrived at the bakery and learned a suspect entered the location and demanded money while brandishing a gun. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of cash the suspect left the location without incident
3 month ago
A pedestrian was hit and killed by a freight train in Canby Thursday night. A Union Pacific train was southbound near Ivy Street and Highway 99E when the collision occurred at around 7:30 p.m., according to Canby police.
Oregon State Hospital evaluators have concluded that Anthony W. Montwheeler is mentally unfit to stand trial, creating uncertainty about when he will be prosecuted on charges he stabbed to death an ex-wife and killed a Vale man in a collision during a police pursuit.3 month ago
Oregon State Hospital evaluators have concluded that Anthony W. Montwheeler is mentally unfit to stand trial, creating uncertainty about when he will be prosecuted on charges he stabbed to death an ex-wife and killed a Vale man in a collision during a police pursuit.
3 month ago
A woman was struck and killed by a car early Thursday morning. Portland Police say the woman was struck crossing SE 148th Avenue at Stark Street around 1 a.m. She was crossing in a crosswalk and had a walk signal.
3 month ago
A man was shot and killed Wednesday night in Northwest Portland, police said. Police responded to a report of gunfire at around 8:20 p.m. in the 200 block of Northwest 8th Avenue. They found a man suffering from serious life-threatening injuries. He was taken to the hospital where he died, police said.
A vacant house in NE Portland was damaged by a fire early Tuesday morning. Portland Fire & Rescue crews responded to the fire at 1150 NE 117th Avenue at 1:20 a.m. They found heavy flames coming from the roof.3 month ago
A vacant house in NE Portland was damaged by a fire early Tuesday morning. Portland Fire & Rescue crews responded to the fire at 1150 NE 117th Avenue at 1:20 a.m. They found heavy flames coming from the roof.
Flames are still visible from the Macadam Center roof. Fire officials say this has turned into a 4-alarm fire3 month ago
Flames are still visible from the Macadam Center roof. Fire officials say this has turned into a 4-alarm fire
Portland Fire says no injuries related to this blaze. By the time fire crews made it inside, it was too dangerous. Some employees were in the building when the fire was reported, but got out. Employees suspect an electrical box was the source3 month ago
Portland Fire says no injuries related to this blaze. By the time fire crews made it inside, it was too dangerous. Some employees were in the building when the fire was reported, but got out. Employees suspect an electrical box was the source
Four Salem Police Officers were involved in a line-of-duty shooting Saturday afternoon while trying to stop a motor home that had struck two police patrol vehicles. The officers all fired at a man suspected of driving the motor home over the course of the incident. None hit him.3 month ago
Four Salem Police Officers were involved in a line-of-duty shooting Saturday afternoon while trying to stop a motor home that had struck two police patrol vehicles. The officers all fired at a man suspected of driving the motor home over the course of the incident. None hit him.
A fatal crash was reported on US 26 in Sandy on Friday morning. The crash was reported in the eastbound lanes in front of the Safeway at 37601 US 26. The crash involved a car and a semi truck. At least one person was killed. The condition of the other people involved is unknown.3 month ago
A fatal crash was reported on US 26 in Sandy on Friday morning. The crash was reported in the eastbound lanes in front of the Safeway at 37601 US 26. The crash involved a car and a semi truck. At least one person was killed. The condition of the other people involved is unknown.
3 month ago
A man is in custody after allegedly attacking another man with a kukri blade in Northwest Portland. Portland police said the victim left the International Longshore and Warehouse Union Local 8 Hall on NW Front Ave. to meet a ride home around 6:15 p.m. and spoke to the suspect outside. The suspect then chased the victim and hit him multiple times with the kukri, a long bladed Nepalese knife.
3 month ago
Police are searching for a suspect that robbed GameStop in southeast Portland at knifepoint Wednesday afternoon. Officers responded to the report of a robbery at the business, located at 4328 Southeast 82nd Avenue, at 4:37 p.m.
3 month ago
East Precinct and Gang Enforcement Team officers responded to the report of gunfire in the 1300 block of Southeast 130th Avenue. Officers responded to the location after a community member contacted 9-1-1 and reported hearing gunfire.
Firefighters rescued a cat from a mobile home that was on fire Tuesday. Crews were called around 5:40 p.m. to the mobile home in the 8400 block of Southeast Lambert and found its kitchen on fire. Firefighters quickly put out the blaze.3 month ago
Firefighters rescued a cat from a mobile home that was on fire Tuesday. Crews were called around 5:40 p.m. to the mobile home in the 8400 block of Southeast Lambert and found its kitchen on fire. Firefighters quickly put out the blaze.
Driver of Vehicle Involved in Hit and Run Crash on Fremont Bridge Identified3 month ago
Driver of Vehicle Involved in Hit and Run Crash on Fremont Bridge Identified
Tsunami warning for Canada, Alaska and entire US west coast after 8.2-magnitude earthquake at sea near Alaska3 month ago
Tsunami warning for Canada, Alaska and entire US west coast after 8.2-magnitude earthquake at sea near Alaska
Grand Jury rules U-Haul employee was justified in shooting robbery suspect3 month ago
Grand Jury rules U-Haul employee was justified in shooting robbery suspect
Police are investigating a series of commercial vandalisms and burglaries along Southeast Hawthorne Street. As of 6 a.m. on Monday, police have identified at least 4 confirmed burglaries or attempted burglaries3 month ago
Police are investigating a series of commercial vandalisms and burglaries along Southeast Hawthorne Street. As of 6 a.m. on Monday, police have identified at least 4 confirmed burglaries or attempted burglaries
Police have SW 4th shut down near Stark for a shooting investigation3 month ago
Police have SW 4th shut down near Stark for a shooting investigation
A 44-year-old Eugene man will be arraigned in Portland Monday in connection with the 2017 shooting death of a man who was found suffering from gunshot wounds in Southeast Portland3 month ago
A 44-year-old Eugene man will be arraigned in Portland Monday in connection with the 2017 shooting death of a man who was found suffering from gunshot wounds in Southeast Portland
4 month ago
Police are looking for a suspect after a man walked into a Gresham hospital with a gunshot wound Thursday night. According to a spokesperson with the Gresham Police Department, a man walked into Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center after he had been shot in the shoulder. It appeared to be non-life-threatening. The shooting took place near the intersection of Southeast 182nd and Powell, the spokesperson said.
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