Local & Regional

Local Judge says Ore. woman's noisy rooster must go Judge says Ore. woman's noisy rooster must go (Photo Gallery)
It was just the first of Mr. Rooster's problems that he was first believed to be a Ms. His crowing has given him away, though, and his owner in Cornelius has been dinged six times in five months for violating city ordinances.
Local 'Avoid S names': New state ferry named Chimacum
Chimacum was chosen as the name for the newest Washington state ferry because workers and the state Transportation Commission wanted to avoid any possible confusion that would arise from having another ferry that begins with S.
Local Right-to-die advocate's video released after death Right-to-die advocate's video released after death (Video)
In the video, recorded in August by the group Compassion & Choices and released on Wednesday, Maynard calls on more states to enact legislation allowing terminally ill people to end life on their own terms.