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1 Oregon Mom Says Tick Bite Temporarily Paralyzed Her 3-Year-Old Daughter
Tuesday May 23, 2017 - 11:17 AM
Oregon Mom Says Tick Bite Temporarily Paralyzed Her 3-Year-Old Daughter
A normal bedtime routine turned into a trip to the emergency room for an Oregon couple and their 3-year-old after she experienced partial paralysis because of a tick bite.

Amanda Lewis of La Grande described the scare on Facebook, saying her daughter, Evelyn, became fussy after a bath on May ... [More]    

2 One Dead in Boating Accident on Columbia River
Tuesday May 23, 2017 - 11:11 AM
One Dead in Boating Accident on Columbia River
On Monday at approximately 8:15pm, Patrol deputies responded to a report of a boat sinking in the Columbia River, near the Glen Jackson Bridge. Deputies arrived a short time later and found one adult male and one adult female in the water near the North end of the bridge.

Deputies recovered ... [More]    

3 Mayor to Proclaim Vanport Day of Remembrance
Tuesday May 23, 2017 - 11:06 AM
Mayor to Proclaim Vanport Day of Remembrance
PORTLAND, Oregon - On Wednesday, Mayor Wheeler and Portland City Council will proclaim May 30th to be Vanport Day of Remembrance. Vanport, once the second largest city in Oregon, was destroyed by flood waters in 1948.

The event is open to the public and will be attended by several former re ... [More]    

4 Mother, son critically injured in Gresham shooting
Monday May 22, 2017 - 12:09 PM
Mother, son critically injured in Gresham shooting
GRESHAM, Oregon – A suspect has shot and critically injured a 29-year-old mother and her 9-year-old son in an early-morning shooting at a Gresham apartment.

Police believe the shooting was targeted.

The shooting occurred in the 1300 block of Northeast 183rd around 4:30 a.m. Police fo ... [More]    

5 Woman grabbed while jogging in Forest Grove
Monday May 22, 2017 - 11:35 AM
Woman grabbed while jogging in Forest Grove
FOREST GROVE, Oregon - At 12:50 pm Sunday, a woman jogging on a paved path near Hwy 47 and Maple Street in Forest Grove was grabbed from behind by an unknown man. The man then turned and ran away. The woman gave chase until the man entered a back yard in the 1500 block of Maple Place. Police searche ... [More]    
6 Corvallis Police Investigating Stabbing
Monday May 22, 2017 - 11:29 AM
CORVALLIS, Oregon - This morning, just before 6 AM, a 911 caller reported a stabbing at a residence. Upon arriving, the officers learned a male suspect had entered a residence and stabbed multiple victims before fleeing the residence on foot. Officers located the suspect near the Benton County Senio ... [More]    
7 Auto-Pedestrian Fatality in Tigard Under Investigation
Monday May 22, 2017 - 11:25 AM
TIGARD, Oregon - On Sunday evening, a 9-1-1 send police to investigate an auto-pedestrian crash at approximately 10:25 p.m. in the 12900 block of SW Pacific Highway in Tigard. The victim, Norma Alicia Mendoza of Gresham, was struck by a northbound vehicle while attempting to cross Pacific Highway ne ... [More]    
8 Fatal Traffic Crash on I-84 in Wood Village
Monday May 22, 2017 - 7:19 AM
Fatal Traffic Crash on I-84 in Wood Village
MCSO Deputies assisted with a fatal traffic crash in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 84 west of NE 238th Ave.

Investigators have determined that a 1996 Chevrolet pickup truck was travelling eastbound in the center lane of Interstate 84 when it came to a stop, along with several other vehi ... [More]    

9 Responders Assist Five People and Their Pets After Camas Fire
Monday May 22, 2017 - 7:14 AM
CAMAS, Washington - Disaster responders with the local American Red Cross responded to a home fire disaster on May 21st at approximately 10:50 p.m. in the 700 block of Tampa Street in Camas, WA. The single-family fire affected three adults, two children and five pets. The Red Cross provided resource ... [More]    
10 Reward of up to $5,000 Offered to Identify the 'Foul Mouth Bandit'
Sunday May 21, 2017 - 9:51 AM
Reward of up to $5,000 Offered to Identify the 'Foul Mouth Bandit'
The Financial Institution Security Task Force (FIST), working with Portland Police Bureau Robbery detectives, is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a suspect involved in several robberies of financial institutions in the Portland area.

... [More]    

11 Suspect Wanted for Throwing Semen on Unsuspecting Women
Saturday May 20, 2017 - 11:06 AM
Suspect Wanted for Throwing Semen on Unsuspecting Women
PORTLAND, Oregon - Police ask for help to identify a suspect throwing semen onto unsuspecting women in Portland area grocery stores.

Detectives are investigating two incidents at Southwest Portland grocery stores and are working with the Beaverton and Milwaukie Police Departments on two oth ... [More]    

12 Rockaway Man Killed in Auto Crash On Highway 6 In Washington County
Saturday May 20, 2017 - 11:02 AM
 Rockaway Man Killed in Auto Crash On Highway 6 In Washington County
On May 19, 2017, at about 11:41 a.m., a driving complaint was called into Washington County Sheriff's Office Dispatch regarding a green Toyota Rav4 that was driving erratically, traveling eastbound on Highway 6 near milepost 34. At about 11:47 a.m., while Washington County Sheriff Deputies were atte ... [More]    
13 Lloyd Center MAX Platform - One Person Injured, Suspect in Custody
Saturday May 20, 2017 - 10:59 AM
The suspect in this afternoon's stabbing, 42-year-old Christopher Eugene Woods, was booked into the Multnomah County Jail on charges of Assault in the Second Degree and Menacing. Woods will be arraigned on Monday.

The victim is being treated at a Portland hospital and is expected to survive ... [More]    

14 North Portland Early Morning Fire
Saturday May 20, 2017 - 10:59 AM
Disaster responders with the local American Red Cross responded to a home fire disaster on May 20th at approximately 1:00 a.m. in the 7000 block of N. Williams Avenue in Portland, OR. The single-family fire affected four adults and three children. The Red Cross provided resources to help address the ... [More]    
15 Kate Brown Might Sell Four State Agencies to Private Bidders to Keep Oregon Afloat
Friday May 19, 2017 - 10:30 AM
Kate Brown Might Sell Four State Agencies to Private Bidders to Keep Oregon Afloat
Late last month, Gov. Kate Brown announced a bold initiative: She plans to sell $5 billion worth of public assets to pay down part of Oregon's $22 billion pension deficit. Without providing specifics, Brown said just about anything except state forests, parks and prisons could be had for the right ... [More]    
16 Birth Certificate Changes To Be Easier for Oregon Transgenders
Friday May 19, 2017 - 10:17 AM
Birth Certificate Changes To Be Easier for Oregon Transgenders
A bill signed into law by Gov. Kate Brown today will make the process simpler, cheaper, and more private.

Oregon’s Kate Brown, the nation’s first and only out bisexual governor, is helping to keep the state in the forefront of LGBT progress, today signing a law making it easier for transgend ... [More]    

17 Man Fires Gun During Argument with Mother
Friday May 19, 2017 - 8:06 AM
Man Fires Gun During Argument with Mother
WEST LINN, Oregon - On Thursday at about 4:50 PM, a caller to West Linn Police reported that there was something unusual going on in the 6200 Block of Preakness. The caller said a female was heard saying "what are you going to do, shoot me?" and a male voice say "I'm not going to jail."

Of ... [More]    

18 36-Year-Old Man Shot Outside Club in Raleigh Hills
Friday May 19, 2017 - 9:59 AM
Early Friday morning, Washington County Deputies responded to a club in the Raleigh Hills area on a reported assault with weapon. One man was shot multiple times and succumbed to his injuries.

On Friday May 19, 2017, at 1:35 a.m., Deputies responded to the Xpose club located at 10270 SW Can ... [More]    

19 40-Year-Old Man Injured in Overnight Shooting in Southeast Portland
Friday May 19, 2017 - 7:38 AM
On Thursday May 18, 2017, at 11:38 p.m., East Precinct officers responded to the report of a disturbance and shooting in eh 2100 block of Southeast 174th Avenue.

Officers arrived in the area and learned that a gunshot victim was calling from in front of Portland Fire & Rescue Station 31, lo ... [More]    

20 Portland Police Canine Memorial Statue to be Dedicated Tomorrow
Friday May 19, 2017 - 5:17 AM
Portland Police Canine Memorial Statue to be Dedicated Tomorrow
On Saturday May 20, 2017, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., the Portland Police Bureau's Canine Unit will be hosting an open house and dedication ceremony for the newly created Canine Memorial. 

The memorial is located in front of the Canine Unit office and public safety building at 4735 East ... [More]    
21 Columbia River High School Locked Down As Trespasser Aressted
Thursday May 18, 2017 - 9:26 AM
Columbia River High School Locked Down As Trespasser Aressted
PORTLAND, Oregon - Sheriff's School Resource Deputies and school district security officers responded to a report of an man on school grounds at Columbia River High School. Jasen Nathan Davis, a transient, had walked into the school and immediately entered a boy's restroom near the entrance.

... [More]    

22 48-Year-Old Man Arrested for Sex Crimes to a Child
Thursday May 18, 2017 - 9:17 AM
48-Year-Old Man Arrested for Sex Crimes to a Child
PORTLAND, Oregon - On Wednesday, 48-year-old Rick Rayborn of Sherwood, Oregon was arrested in on allegations of criminal sexual activity more than a decade ago. The arrest was made by the Portland Police Bureau Sex Crimes Unit.

Rayborn was booked into the Multnomah County Jail on charges of ... [More]    

23 Oregon farmer Angi Bailey selected for prestigious national ag advocacy program
Thursday May 18, 2017 - 9:10 AM
Oregon farmer Angi Bailey selected for prestigious national ag advocacy program
PORTLAND, Oregon - Oregon's Angi Bailey, a second-generation nursery owner and board member of Multnomah County Farm Bureau, was one of only 10 farm and ranch leaders selected from across the country to participate in the American Farm Bureau Federation's (AFBF) Partners in Advocacy Leadership (PAL) ... [More]    
24 Estacada man accused of killing mother on Mother's Day
Wednesday May 17, 2017 - 12:06 PM
Estacada man accused of killing mother on Mother's Day
ESTACADA, Oregon -- A man killed his mother on Mother's Day at a rural Oregon home, then showed up at a grocery store in a nearby town carrying her decapitated head and began stabbing a checkout clerk before being subdued, authorities said Monday.

Authorities say a man drenched in blood, car ... [More]    

25 Beaverton Free Child Safety Seat Clinic
Wednesday May 17, 2017 - 11:09 AM
Beaverton Free Child Safety Seat Clinic
Each year thousands of young children are killed or injured in car crashes. The proper installation and use of car seats will help keep children safe.

The Beaverton Police Department, in partnership with Safe Kids Coalition- Washington County and the Kuni Auto Center, will be offering a fre ... [More]