Police force's pig mascot back on display
Posted: April 25, 2013 - 2:06pm

In this photo supplied by the Astoria Police Department, workers place a concrete pig restored for the police department in front of the department building in Astoria, Ore. The pig was dropped off in 1993 by someone whose motive wasn't clear and two decades have taken their toll, washing off the pink paint, pitting the surface and loosening the ears. The pig has been restored. (AP Photo/Astoria Police Department)
ASTORIA, Ore. (AP) — The Astoria Police Department's concrete pig is back in the pink and ready for another 20 years of duty. The Daily Astorian...

The Latest

Front PageDad: ‘Marijuana saved my life’

Activist says cannabis oil eased detox without being highly addictive

Front PageCashier admits stealing

A cashier has admitted stealing $510 from her register while working...

Front PageTime stops for late historian

Victorian-era fan is buried in style

Front PageGas blast burns homes, man

Ground rumbled miles away, witnesses say

Front PageMother banned from contacting ex, girls

Briar Creek Township woman threatened to drown daughter, Berwick man tells judge