Stories By Sara Cline

  • Pressure mounts over Oregon primary ballot fiasco OREGON CITY, Ore. (AP) — A Democratic state lawmaker in Oregon is calling for an investigation into a ballot-printing fiasco that will delay results from Tuesday’s primary by weeks, with a key U.S. House race hanging in the balance in a state...
  • Ballot fiasco delays results in Oregon, vote-by-mail pioneer OREGON CITY, Ore. (AP) — Thousands of ballots with blurry barcodes that can’t be read by vote-counting machines will delay results by weeks in a key U.S. House race in Oregon’s primary election, a shocking development that is giving a black eye...
  • Oregon primaries set up competitive governor's race PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Gubernatorial elections in Oregon usually result in victories for the Democrats, but this November's contest is setting up to be a competitive and contentious three-way race. Former Oregon House Speaker Tina Kotek won the...
  • Kotek wins Democratic nod in Oregon governor's race PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Former Oregon House Speaker Tina Kotek on Tuesday won the Democratic gubernatorial primary, beating state Treasurer Tobias Read in a victory for the party’s progressive wing. With current Gov. Kate Brown, a progressive...
  • PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — It’s been 35 years since there was a GOP governor in Oregon, but political experts say this year the party has a rare opportunity to possibly win the state’s highest elected position. Oregonians are frustrated with the...
  • 'Outsider' looks to prevail in OR Democratic gov primary PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Months ahead of Oregon's Democratic primary, many believed the race was former House Speaker Tina Kotek's to lose. The progressive's political resume, leadership experience and support from colleagues had the Portland...
  • Portland police shift resources to address rising homicides PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — As homicides in Portland, Oregon, continue to increase and with resources stretched “very thin", Police Chief Chuck Lovell announced Tuesday he is shifting detectives from other divisions to help investigate recent killings....
  • Democrats face progressive test in Oregon governor's race PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — For a record nine years, Tina Kotek sat at the front of Oregon’s House of Representatives, wielding the speaker’s gavel as the Democratic Party increased its power in the Legislature. Now the staunch liberal is seeking the...
  • Bad air adds misery to West Portland, Ore. Dangerously dirty air spewing from the West Coast wildfires is seeping into homes and businesses, sneaking into cars through air conditioning vents and preventing people already shut away by the coronavirus pandemic from...
  • Thunderbirds flyover event happening Wednesday The Thunderbirds flyover event in San Antonio and Austin has been postponed until Wednesday because inclement weather is expected, the aerial demonstration team announced on its website.
  • Small plane slid off the S.A. International Airport runway on Friday night A small plane slid off a runway at San Antonio International Airport while landing Friday night, airport police said.
  • SAPD: Man shot at convenience store on the Northwest Side multiple times A man is in critical condition after being shot several times during a fight at a convenience store on San Antonio’s North Side early Saturday, police said.
  • SAPD searching for 2 men in connection to home invasion, assault Police are searching for suspects who they say walked into a residence on the South Side Saturday morning and assaulted at least one man during a suspected home invasion. Officers responded to the 300 block of Wilkens Avenue about 2:30 a.m....
  • Man in serious condition after being struck by vehicle San Antonio police say a man is in serious condition after being struck by a vehicle on the West Side on early Saturday.
  • Teen injured in overnight shooting on the Northwest Side Officers responded to the 8600 block of Fairhaven Street about 3:20 a.m. where they discovered a 15-year-old male with a gunshot to his leg. Officers say the teen claimed the shooting occurred elsewhere and did not know who shot him.
  • Cold front bringing chance of strong to severe thunderstorms early Sunday east of San Antonio Residents in areas near San Antonio along and east of Interstate 35 may awaken to thunderstorms Sunday morning, according to the National Weather Service. A Pacific cold front is moving across the area overnight but forecasters say the main...
  • More than $70K raised by S.A. native over Twitter for Food Bank Within the first hour $21,000 was raised. In less than three hours $50,000 was raised. By 2:30 p.m., $73,000 had been raised to donate to the Food Bank.
  • Five people were displaced after a night fire destroyed an apartment complex building on San Antonio’s North Side, officials said. Firefighters responded to the Kenton Village Apartments in the 14000 block Nacogdoches Road around 11:25 p.m. to...
  • Shooting on the Northeast Side ruptures home's gas line, causes evacuations Friday night Multiple people were evacuated from their homes on the Northeast Side Friday night due to a gas leak caused by a shooting, according to the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office. Around 10:30 p.m., deputies responded to the 800 block of Chipping Drive...
  • Coronavirus updates: Bexar County now has 313 coronavirus cases as outbreak at nursing home adds 59 A roundup of the latest coronavirus news from San Antonio, including COVID-19 case counts and more.