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Man who described fire to news crew claiming to be a witness convicted of arson

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A man who told FOX 12 he heard people yelling and windows breaking as a massive fire tore through a 100-year-old Forest Grove home has been convicted of arson.

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    2 local churches set on fire in two days, search for arsonist
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    3 year old Battle Ground child murdered, suspect arrested
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Portland man, ex-girlfriend indicted on 89 child pornography charges

David Hyliard and Chelsea Lovell, jail booking photos (KPTV) David Hyliard and Chelsea Lovell, jail booking photos (KPTV)
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A Portland man and his ex-girlfriend were in court on Friday facing 89 child pornography charges.

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LeBron, Love power Cavaliers to 116-78 romp over Raptors

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Back home, the Cavaliers were not hospitable. Just rude.

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Estacada makes big plans for first-ever mini float for Grand Floral Parade

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The Rose Festival is generally all about Portland. But this year, several smaller cities across Oregon will be featured in the festival.

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Man who shot and killed cousin faces emotional relatives in court

William Heyser in court on Friday. (KPTV) William Heyser in court on Friday. (KPTV)
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Emotions ran high in court Friday as a Portland man faced sentencing for shooting and killing his own cousin in March 2015.

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Longview community theater looks for help after props, costumes stolen

Volunteers with Stageworks Northwest said More than $10,000 worth of items, including power tools, sound equipment and props, were stolen. (KPTV) Volunteers with Stageworks Northwest said More than $10,000 worth of items, including power tools, sound equipment and props, were stolen. (KPTV)
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Members of a local community theater said they are devastated after someone stole costumes and tools valued at thousands of dollars.

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Elevated lead levels found in fountains, faucets at two Portland schools

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Portland Public Schools administrators said proper protocol was not followed after elevated levels of lead were found in faucets and fountains at Creston and Rose City Park schools.

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Teen dies in Cowlitz County rollover crash

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Investigators believe speed may have contributed to the crash that killed a 17-year-old girl in the Longview area Friday morning. 

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Spirit Mountain Casino celebrates 20 yr partnership with the Rose Festival

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Spirit Mountain Casino is celebrating its 20th year as a partner with the Portland Rose Festival.

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Increased traffic patrol at SW Portland intersection leads to 45 citations, 5 warnings

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The Portland Bureau of Transportation and the Portland Police Bureau wanted to raise awareness for pedestrian safety and Oregon traffic laws by increasing patrol at a Southwest Portland intersection Friday.

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Coast Guard: 78-year-old cruise ship passenger air-lifted to local hospital

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A Coast Guard aircrew had to air-lift a passenger who was reportedly suffering from internal bleeding to a local hospital Friday.

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Cease and desist order for Portland glass company extended

Bullseye Glass in SE Portland (Photo: KPTV) Bullseye Glass in SE Portland (Photo: KPTV)
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Governor Kate Brown directed the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality to stretch the order through June 8

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Man pleads guilty to public indecency in SE Portland Halloween store

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A witness told officers Nigel Smith was in the store masturbating while looking at photos of women on the packaging of Halloween costumes, according to court documents.

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Police: Woman driving for the first time crashes SUV into 7-Eleven store

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Officers said the driver is deaf and was operating a motor vehicle for the first time when the crash occurred.

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Crews respond to fire at Bright Auto Upholstery

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Crews responded to a fire at Bright Auto Upholstery Friday morning, according to Portland Fire and Rescue.

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Cellphone radiation study raises concerns despite low risk

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A new federal study of the potential dangers of cellphone radiation, conducted in rats, found a slight increase in brain tumors in males and raised long-dormant concerns about the safety of spending so much time with... More>>

Google: Oregonians have a hard time spelling 'definitely'

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In Oregon, people searched Google for "How to spell 'definitely'" more than any other word in 2016.

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McMinnville man arrested in child porn investigation

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The investigation began when the McMinnville Police Department received a report from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children about a local computer address that was being used for sharing and receiving pornographic images of children.

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Western pond turtle hatchlings arrive at the Oregon Zoo

An Oregon Zoo conservationist examines western pond turtle hatchlings. Photo by Michael Durham, courtesy of the Oregon Zoo. An Oregon Zoo conservationist examines western pond turtle hatchlings. Photo by Michael Durham, courtesy of the Oregon Zoo.
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The Oregon Zoo has taken in 20 western pond turtle hatchlings from the Columbia River Gorge.

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Oregon man accused of hitting woman with car in WinCo parking dispute

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A Medford man has been accused of hitting a woman with his car in a grocery store parking lot after he say she took his parking spot.

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