Grant Butler,

Grant Butler

Portland, OR, United States

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Past articles by Grant:

Protecting Yourself from the Health Dangers of Wildfire Smoke

“Don’t call 911 to report smoke, there’s smoke everywhere and our 911 system is being inundated with smoke calls,” said Andrew Phelps, director of Oregon’s Office of Emergency Management, on Wednesday. → Read More

More Portland-area grocery stores offer home delivery during coronavirus outbreak

As COVID-19 continues to grip the nation, more Portland-area retailers are offering home delivery, with groceries left at the front door without human contact. → Read More

Portland architects move ahead with skyscraper plan for post office site

William Kaven Architecture submits its proposal for two massive buildings, including one that would be 970 feet tall. Prosper Portland, the city's development commission, will release its short-list for the development this spring. → Read More

Portland teen with autism will make trip to United Nations after all

After having a trip to the United Nations Pilgrimage for Youth denied, Niko Boskovic will head to New York City and Washington, DC, next month after all. → Read More

Political cartoonist Ann Telnaes takes top honor at Reuben Awards

Ann Telnaes is named Outstanding Cartoonist of the Year by the National Cartoonists Society during its annual awards, which were given out Saturday in Portland. → Read More

Gear up for game day with hearty new tailgate recipes

In "The Hungry Fan's Game Day Cookbook," Daina Falk dishes up hearty dishes that are perfect for fall football celebrations. → Read More

Cooking Channel's Nikki Dinki makes fruits and vegetables stars, pushes meat to the side

After appearing on "Food Network Star," Nikki Dinki comes out with the cookbook "Meat on the Side," which puts vegetables front and center, and casts meat in a supporting role. → Read More

Cirque du Soleil brings 'Avatar'-inspired 'Toruk' to Portland this December (gallery, video)

Cirque du Soleil's "Toruk – The First Flight," which is based on James Cameron's Oscar-winning epic "Avatar," will play Portland's Moda Center Dec. 7-11. → Read More

19 best tomato recipes for great summer eating: Best of Recipe Box

It's primetime for tomatoes, and you'll find plenty of heirloom varieties at the farmers' market right now. Here are 19 recipes that showcase their fresh taste and ripe beauty. → Read More

15 great salad recipes to celebrate summer: Best of Recipe Box

Summertime is high-time for fresh salads, thanks to pristine warm-weather ingredients that taste delicious to begin with. Here's how to take them to the next level. → Read More

What's fresh at the farmers' market in late July, and how to make the most of it

We're midway through summer, and Portland-area farmers' markets are filled with spectacular warm-weather produce. Here's a look at what's fresh right now, and some ideas for using these ingredients in your kitchen. → Read More

51 best Oregon groceries that show why this is the tastiest place to eat

Head to your local grocery store, and you'll find all kinds of delicious Oregon-made products, including sauces, cheese and gotta-have-'em snacks. → Read More

Shooting injures 2 in Northeast Portland, may be gang-related

Portland Police are investigating the early Sunday shooting in Northeast Portland that sent a man and a woman to the hospital with serious gunshot injuries. → Read More

Man killed while running on I-5 identified; driver also killed pedestrian in 2014

Washington State Police identify 20-year-old Evan Davenport of Portland in last week's fatal crash, which occurred on Interstate Five just south of Mill Plain Boulevard. → Read More

Portland's Big Float raises river awareness with a fun beach party (photos)

Inner-tubers float down the Willamette River in a fund-raiser for the Human Access Project. → Read More

Veggie burgers go from sad to rad by ditching fake meat for vegetables, hearty grains

Veggie burgers used to feel like sorry consolation prizes. But new recipes put the focus on hearty grains and fresh vegetables instead of meat analogues, and the results are tasty creations that will appeal to everyone. → Read More

Liv Warfield honors Prince's legacy with Waterfront Blues Festival tribute (photos)

Portland singer Liv Warfield pays tribute to the musical legacy of Prince with a special performance that's one of the highlights of the four-day festival. → Read More

Waterfront Blues Festival kicks off with full Friday of music, dancing and sunshine (photos)

The four-day festival is the year's biggest fundraiser for Oregon Food Bank, and features a jam-packed lineup of some of the best acts in the blues world. → Read More

29 great grilling recipes for a fired-up July Fourth

Celebrate summer's biggest blast with 29 of our favorite backyard grilling recipes. The Fourth of July has never been so tasty. → Read More

Oregon pinot noir shocks the world again in international wine competition

The winery's 2012 Winery Hill Vineyard pinot noir wins one of 31 Best in Show medals given out in the 2016 Decanter World Wine Awards. → Read More