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Portland, OR, United States

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Records imply Portland police slow-walked high profile homicide case

Portland police quickly obtained key evidence in the 2019 killing of anti-fascist Sean Kealiher, but waited more than two years to arrest the suspect, according to investigative file documents obtained by OPB. → Read More

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Man accused of killing prominent Portland anti-fascist confessed to police, prosecutors say

Court documents released Friday state that Christopher Knipe, 47, allegedly confessed to police that he was driving a vehicle that killed Sean Kealiher in October 2019. → Read More

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2nd mass shooting of the weekend in Portland leaves 1 dead, children injured

Portland police are asking for any information following a deadly shooting Sunday night that also left two children injured. It was the second mass shooting in the city over the holiday weekend. → Read More

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Far right activists, counterprotesters gather Sunday in Portland ahead of anticipated clashes

Far right groups gathered Sunday in Portland for a rally they called the “Summer of Love,” even as the rally date was chosen to commemorate an extraordinarily violent clash last summer in the city. → Read More

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Scorching daytime highs, warm overnight temps pose heat danger this week

The National Weather Service is warning Northwest Oregon and Southwest Washington that temperatures between Wednesday and Saturday could once again put people at risk of heat illnesses. → Read More

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Bootleg Fire now just shy of 300,000 acres, prompting more evacuation notices

The countrys largest fire is in Southern Oregon, and it continued to grow overnight. → Read More

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Oregon OSHA fines second Florence restaurant for violating COVID-19 orders

OSHA inspectors said they conducted their investigation by phone for fear of confrontations with extremist activists. → Read More

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Hood River, White Salmon have gas service again after chilly holiday week

NW Natural called the gas shutdown its «largest outage» in 65 years. → Read More

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President Trump boasts of law enforcement who killed Portland protester: ‘They didn’t want to arrest him’

Speaking at a campaign rally in Greenville, North Carolina, on Thursday, President Trump praised U.S. Marshals who shot and killed a Portland antifascist demonstrator, saying "they didn't want to arrest him." → Read More

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6th Oregon inmate dies from COVID-19

The Oregon Department of Corrections reports an inmate died from COVID-19 on Sunday. → Read More

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50 Days Of Protest In Portland. A Violent Police Response. This Is How We Got Here.

The Trump administration describes Portland as “city under siege.” Protesters and journalists who regularly show up at the nightly demonstrations agree a siege is happening. But over 14 days, federal law enforcement has increasingly become the occupying force. → Read More

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US Attorney For Oregon Calls For Investigation Into Portland Protester Arrests

U.S. Attorney Billy Williams said Friday he wants an investigation into actions of federal officers who have pulled Portland protesters off the street and into unmarked vehicles. → Read More

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Fourth Night Of Portland Demonstrations Begins With Calls For Change

Crowds gathered in Portland on Monday night for a fourth evening of protests over the killing of George Floyd. → Read More

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Union Calls Off Fred Meyer Boycott After Reaching Tentative Deal

Union officials said Saturday that they have reached a tentative deal with grocers that will benefit employees and end a weeklong boycott of Fred Meyer stores. → Read More

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Vancouver High School Student Goes Missing While Taking Out Trash

Vancouver, Washington, police say they are looking for any information on the whereabouts of 18-year-old Elishah Saheb. → Read More

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After PSU Police Shooting, Black Oregonians Talk Gun Ownership

Oregonians are reflecting on the complex interplay of firearm ownership and the realities of being black in the state, following the shooting death of Jason Washington one month ago. → Read More

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Some Columbia River Gorge Trail Closures Could Last Years

The U.S. Forest Service gave an update on the conditions of Columbia River Gorge trails Friday. They say some trails may take years to reopen. → Read More

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Portland Council Calls On Oregon's Top Prosecutor To Defy Jeff Sessions, Defend Cannabis . News

The Portland City Council sent a letter to U.S. Attorney for Oregon Billy Williams on Monday, asking him to protect cannabis businesses and consumers in the state. → Read More

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ICE Says Officers Showed 'Great Restraint' In Videoed Oregon Incidents

Federal immigration officials responded Thursday to Oregon lawmakers concerned about a pair of attempted arrests that took place in recent months. → Read More

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Northern California Wildfires Bring Unhealthy Air To Oregon

Fires that have devastated parts of northern California are sending smoky air into southern and central Oregon. → Read More