It’s hard to beat the beauty of the 2018 Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival preparing children for school photos Woodburn. Thousands of people are participating in the March for Our Lives rally and march in downtown Portland Saturday.
Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and local chocolate shops are already preparing for the big day. Click here for the full story. The Coast Guard crew was responding to a different call when they received word of a possible plane crash. A car lot fire at Northeast 75th Avenue and Northeast Killingsworth Street grew to five alarms Monday and sent thick dark smoke billowing through the metro area. Images from Air 12 and FOX 12 photographer Michael Heinrich show the Portland area blanketed in snow on Wednesday morning. FOX 12 viewers shared their photos of snow on Tuesday. Viewers in the Portland metro area, Salem and southwest Washington shared photos of the snow that hit the region Sunday.
A football coach, an athletic director and young, hopeful students were among the 17 people killed by a gunman at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, on Wednesday. Multiple people were killed when a train derailed over Interstate 5 south of Tacoma. Christmas came early for some kids at Randall Children’s Hospital Thursday as FOX 12’s Shauna Parsons and Tony Martinez paid them a visit as part of the FOX 12-Les Schwab Tires Centers Toy Drive. People living in south Salem may have seen a rolling masterpiece on the road lately – an eye-catching custom paint job on a family’s van, courtesy of a renowned Pakistani artist.
Dozens of people gathered in Pioneer Courthouse Square Wednesday to get an inside look at the life of refugees. The well-known animal rights group PETA is running a new billboard in downtown Portland that is turning heads with its image of a nude celebrity. The National Weather Service reported a tornado was spotted over Canby moving east at 20 mph. President Donald Trump’s comments about owners firing players who kneel during the national anthem sparked a mass increase in such protests around the NFL Sunday. Portland Timbers goalkeeper Derrick Tellez, who signed with the club on Sept. 20 through Make-A-Wish Oregon, stands in front of the team’s Victory Log at Providence Park in Portland, Ore.
The Portland Timbers are always on the lookout for homegrown talent, and their latest signing has shown that he has the heart of a champion as he has battled cancer. Some of the best motocross riders are in town for the Northwest’s longest running motor sports event. The highlight of the Portland Rose Festival, the Spirit Mountain Casino Grand Floral Parade, rolled through the streets of the Rose City Saturday. Large crowds filled downtown Portland Sunday as a rally at Terry Schrunk Plaza by the group Patriot’s Prayer was met by waves of counter-protesters. Thousands came out Saturday night for the Portland Rose Festival Starlight Parade. Portland Spring Beer and Wine Fest at the Oregon Convention Center. The event is open Friday April 14 and Saturday April 15.
GALLERY: NCAA National Championship Game – Gonzaga vs. It’s down to just two teams as Gonzaga and North Carolina fight it out for the title at the NCAA National Championship game in Phoenix. Take a look back at the Oregon Ducks Final Four matchup with North Carolina. Fans packed the Phoenix Convention Center to test their skills and take part in the fun at the 2017 Final Four Fan Fest. Oregon basketball fans filled the area at the Final Four Fan Fest Pep Rally, ready to cheer on the Ducks ahead of their Final Four showdown with North Carolina. The Oregon Ducks are back in the Final Four after 78 years, and Friday the team held an open practice in front of Ducks fans that made their way to Phoenix. Officials at the Oregon Zoo said that Packy, a nearly 55-year-old Asian elephant at the zoo, has died.
A group of people upset with the results of the 2016 Presidential Election took to the streets of downtown Portland Tuesday night. Halloween is here and kids around Portland are ready to make it a spooky spectacular! Nora, the Oregon Zoo’s newest polar bear, took another step forward towards meeting the public Tuesday, exploring part of the polar bear habitat for the first time. Fans lined up outside Powell’s City of Books in downtown Portland to meet Bruce Springsteen and pick up a signed copy of his new autobiography. Police reported threats of violence, intimidation and damage to cars as part of a protest in downtown Portland on Friday. Portland Bureau of Transportation and bigfoot help kids cross the street in North Portland Wednesday.