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49 Portland firefighter denies kidnapping allegations
Friday August 20, 2021, 11:15 AM

Portland firefighter denies kidnapping allegations
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A Portland, Oregon, firefighter denies kidnapping a man last weekend and looks forward to proving his innocence, his lawyer said Wednesday.

Douglas Lee Bourland was arrai ... [More]

50 Oregon requires COVID-19 vaccination for teachers, staff
Friday August 20, 2021, 11:12 AM

Oregon requires COVID-19 vaccination for teachers, staff
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Amid a surge in coronavirus cases, Gov. Kate Brown announced Thursday that Oregon is expanding its COVID-19 vaccine requirement to include all teachers, educators, support staff ... [More]
51 Man in Oregon federal prison dies as conditions questioned
Friday August 20, 2021, 11:07 AM

Man in Oregon federal prison dies as conditions questioned
SHERIDAN, Ore. (AP) — The U.S. Bureau of Prisons said this week that a 42-year-old man incarcerated at the Sheridan Federal Correctional Institution in Oregon died, possibly from medical complications ... [More]
52 Southern California Man Pleads Guilty After Attempting to Set Fire to Federal Courthouse During Portland Protest
Friday August 20, 2021, 11:01 AM

Southern California Man Pleads Guilty After Attempting to Set Fire to Federal Courthouse During Portland Protest
PORTLAND, Oregon - A Southern California man pleaded guilty today for attempting to set fire to the Mark O. Hatfield U.S. Courthouse during a protest in Downtown Portland on July 13, 2020.

Ke ... [More]

53 Portland Area Identity Thief Pleads Guilty in Federal Court
Friday August 20, 2021, 10:56 AM

Portland Area Identity Thief Pleads Guilty in Federal Court
PORTLAND, Oregon - A Gresham man pleaded guilty today for stealing financial and identification documents from more than 100 people in and around Portland.

Robert Loren Finanders, 40, pleaded ... [More]

54 Carl Gregory Beiser convicted for sexually abusing two children
Friday August 20, 2021, 10:53 AM

Carl Gregory Beiser convicted for sexually abusing two children
ORTLAND, Ore. – Yesterday afternoon, a 12-person jury rendered a guilty verdict against 54-year-old Carl Beiser for 55 charges involving sexual crimes against children and providing marijuana to minor ... [More]
55 Fatal Crash on Hwy 99 - Jackson County
Friday August 20, 2021, 10:51 AM

Fatal Crash on Hwy 99 - Jackson County
n Thursday, August 19, 2021 at approximately 6:00 P.M., Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a two vehicle crash on Highway 99 and Elk Street.

Preliminary investig ... [More]

56 Oregon has record COVID-19 hospitalizations
Monday August 16, 2021, 10:06 PM

Oregon has record COVID-19 hospitalizations
SALEM, Oregon - Oregon reported yet another daily COVID-19 hospitalization records. The state’s health system also battles another surge brought on by the highly transmissible delta variant.

7 ... [More]

57 Officers Make Arrest And Recover Gun In Eliot Neighborhood (Photo)
Monday August 16, 2021, 10:00 PM

Officers Make Arrest And Recover Gun In Eliot Neighborhood (Photo)
On August 16, 2021 at about 2:43 a.m., Portland Police responded to the report of shots in the area of Northeast Fremont Street and Northeast Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, in the Eliot neighborhoo ... [More]
58 Firefighters Fight Unrelated Overnight Fires (Photo)
Monday August 16, 2021, 9:42 PM

Firefighters Fight Unrelated Overnight Fires (Photo)
Firefighters fought two unrelated fires last night. Fortunately, no one was injured as a result of either fire. The first fire started just after 11:30 p.m. in the 14000 block of NW Melody Lane in uni ... [More]
59 With in-person schooling to resume, some students still choosing to learn online
Thursday August 12, 2021, 3:52 AM

With in-person schooling to resume, some students still choosing to learn online
PORTLAND, Oregon — In a matter of weeks, thousands of students throughout the region will return to in-person learning. Though, there are some families who are choosing to keep their students in an on ... [More]
60 Deputies recover 337 guns at local home in largest weapons seizure in agency history
Thursday August 12, 2021, 3:36 AM

Deputies recover 337 guns at local home in largest weapons seizure in agency history
Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office deputies recovered hundreds of firearms at a home in Clackamas County, in what is considered the largest weapons seizure in agency history.

On Thursday, July ... [More]

61 Oregon indoor mask mandate will go into effect Friday
Thursday August 12, 2021, 12:44 AM

Oregon indoor mask mandate will go into effect Friday
PORTLAND, Oregon — Oregon will start requiring masks indoors starting on Friday, August 13, the same day a similar mask mandate was set to go into effect in Multnomah County.

The latest order ... [More]

62 Oregon reports 1,991 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, 8 new deaths
Wednesday August 11, 2021, 11:41 PM

Oregon reports 1,991 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, 8 new deaths
August 11, 2021

Oregon reports 1,991 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, 8 new deaths

PORTLAND, Oregon — There are eight new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising the st ... [More]

63 Shooting in Madison South Neighborhood -- Multiple Victims
Wednesday August 11, 2021, 11:23 PM

Shooting in Madison South Neighborhood -- Multiple Victims
This release contains updated biographical information.

The two victims who died at the scene of the shooting Tuesday morning have been identified as 45-year-old David Turner and 50-year-old O ... [More]

64 California Man Dies in Drowning at Scotts Mills City Park
Wednesday August 11, 2021, 11:13 PM

California Man Dies in Drowning at Scotts Mills City Park
On August 11,2021 at 3:03 pm, deputies responded to a report of a male spotted under the waterfalls at Scotts Mills Park that had drowned.

Children were swimming in the water at the base of th ... [More]

65 Fall Native Plant Sale: Online Ordering Opens Sunday, August 15!
Wednesday August 11, 2021, 10:54 PM

Fall Native Plant Sale: Online Ordering Opens Sunday, August 15!
Plants for the Planet ~ Proceeds for the Community

If this summer is teaching us anything, it's that the planet, its people, and its feathered and furry inhabitants need climate resilient ... [More]

66 Amateur Radio Enthusiasts meet at the Toledo Waterfront
Wednesday August 11, 2021, 12:41 AM

Amateur Radio Enthusiasts meet at the Toledo Waterfront
TOLEDO, Oregon - This year, the LCSO Volunteers completed their annual Field Day on June 25th at the Toledo Waterfront Park. A total of 15 volunteers completed over 127 hours of service during the eve ... [More]
67 Oregon health care workers to get COVID vaccine or be tested
Wednesday August 11, 2021, 12:15 AM

Oregon health care workers to get COVID vaccine or be tested
PORTLAND, Oregon (AP) - Oregon health care workers will be required to be vaccinated or undergo weekly testing, Gov. Kate Brown announced Wednesday.

Officials say the new rule will apply begin ... [More]

68 Oregon hospitals experiencing COVID surge
Tuesday August 10, 2021, 11:08 PM

Oregon hospitals experiencing COVID surge
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — As coronavirus cases continue to spike in Oregon, health officials describe the dire situation they are seeing play out in hospitals — especially among unvaccinated people.

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69 Man who sold drugs, bought guns tied to shootings sentenced
Tuesday August 10, 2021, 10:58 PM

Man who sold drugs, bought guns tied to shootings sentenced
PORTLAND, Oregon (AP) — A Portland, Oregon man who sold counterfeit Oxycodone pills laced with fentanyl and trafficked guns to gang members has been sentenced to nearly six years in federal prison, au ... [More]
70 Oregon requires masks indoors, vaccines for state employees
Tuesday August 10, 2021, 10:54 PM

Oregon requires masks indoors, vaccines for state employees
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — As Oregon surpassed its COVID-19 hospitalization record on Tuesday, Gov. Kate Brown announced that she is issuing two new coronavirus-related mandates — a vaccination requirement ... [More]
71 New principal of Wind River Middle School Takes Command
Tuesday August 10, 2021, 10:46 PM

New principal of Wind River Middle School Takes Command
Tuesday, August 10, 2021-Stevenson, WA-Stevenson-Carson School District proudly introduces Dr. Benton Dorman as the new principal of Wind River Middle School starting with the 2021-2022 school year. ... [More]
72 Missing 16-year old boy with medical needs
Tuesday August 10, 2021, 10:43 PM

Missing 16-year old boy with medical needs
The Hillsboro Police Department needs the public’s help in locating a missing 16-year old boy who is at risk with medical needs. We are looking for Ryan Williams, who was last seen on August 8, 2021, ... [More]
73 Marion County Grand Jury finds Salem police officer justified in using deadly force
Tuesday August 10, 2021, 10:38 PM

Marion County Grand Jury finds Salem police officer justified in using deadly force
SALEM, Oregon - Today, a Marion County Grand Jury unanimously found that Salem Police Officer Nathan Bush was justified in using deadly force against Arcadio Castillo III on July 9, 2021.

The ... [More]

74 Three Injured In Saturday Shooting Incidents in Portland
Tuesday August 10, 2021, 12:55 AM

Three Injured In Saturday Shooting Incidents in Portland
On Saturday, August 7, 2021, in addition to a homicide, Portland Police responded to three shooting incidents which resulted in a person being wounded.

At about 2:11 a.m., officers responded t ... [More]

75 Gresham Police Investigate Deadly Sunday Morning Crash, Suspect and Victim identified
Tuesday August 10, 2021, 12:25 AM

Gresham Police Investigate Deadly Sunday Morning Crash, Suspect and Victim identified
Gresham, Oregon - Just after midnight on Sunday, August 8th, 2021, a deadly crash occurred at NE 162nd avenue and NE Glisan street. A Honda Accord traveling south on NE 162nd entered the intersection ... [More]
76 Hoover Criminal Gang Member Sentenced to Federal Prison for Drug and Gun Offenses
Tuesday August 10, 2021, 12:01 AM

Hoover Criminal Gang Member Sentenced to Federal Prison for Drug and Gun Offenses
PORTLAND, Oregon — A known Hoover Criminal Gang member and resident of Portland was sentenced to federal prison today for his role in a fentanyl trafficking conspiracy.

Aumontae Wayne Smith, 2 ... [More]

77 Shots give COVID-19 survivors big immune boost, studies show
Sunday August 8, 2021, 11:41 PM

Shots give COVID-19 survivors big immune boost, studies show
Even people who have recovered from COVID-19 are urged to get vaccinated, especially as the extra-contagious delta variant surges — and a new study shows survivors who ignored that advice were more th ... [More]
78 Stolen vehicle suspect apprehended after chase
Sunday August 8, 2021, 1:02 AM

Stolen vehicle suspect apprehended after chase
On August 6, 2021 ,just after 7:00pm Lane County Sheriff’s deputies located a stolen vehicle in the Creswell area being driven by 30 year old Kyle Kalcich. The deputies attempted to initiate a traffi ... [More]
79 Want to go out in Portland? Plan to show proof of COVID vaccination at these places
Saturday August 7, 2021, 4:10 AM

Want to go out in Portland? Plan to show proof of COVID vaccination at these places
Some of Portland most popular bars, restaurants and venues will require proof of vaccination for anyone going inside.

PORTLAND, Oregon — As coronavirus cases surge across the state, some of Po ... [More]

80 'I want to see more choice:' Parents react to mask mandate for students in Oregon
Saturday August 7, 2021, 3:48 AM

'I want to see more choice:' Parents react to mask mandate for students in Oregon
LANE COUNTY, Oregon — More local parents are speaking out against mask requirements for k-12 schools.

Families are urging local school districts to push back against the statewide requirement. ... [More]

81 Everyday Heroes: Friends work together to find a kidney for Oregon woman
Saturday August 7, 2021, 3:43 AM

Everyday Heroes: Friends work together to find a kidney for Oregon woman
PORTLAND, Oregon — As a Portland-area woman faces a life of daily dialysis to survive her kidney disease, a group of her friends is pulling out all the stops to find her a donor for a new kidney. < ... [More]
82 Oregon releases new information on heat wave victims; most lived in Portland
Saturday August 7, 2021, 3:23 AM

Oregon releases new information on heat wave victims; most lived in Portland
PORTLAND, Oregon — We're learning more about the Oregonians who died of hyperthermia during June’s historic heat wave, as the state released a report detailing their names, addresses, race/ethnicity, ... [More]
83 Volunteers needed to fill two vacancies on County Opportunity Grant Program Advisory Committee
Friday August 6, 2021, 11:16 PM

Volunteers needed to fill two vacancies on County Opportunity Grant Program Advisory Committee
The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (OPRD) is accepting applications to fill two positions on a committee that allocates funding to county projects that involve recreational vehicle camping. Th ... [More]
84 Gilchrist, Sun Pass state forests in Klamath County closed to public use
Friday August 6, 2021, 12:16 AM

Gilchrist, Sun Pass state forests in Klamath County closed to public use
KLAMATH FALLS, Oregon – Due to extreme fire danger, the Gilchrist and Sun Pass state forests in Klamath County are closed to public entry and use until further notice effective Friday, August 6.

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85 Oregon high school custodian arrested for alleged plan to carry out mass shooting
Thursday August 5, 2021, 11:57 PM

Oregon high school custodian arrested for alleged plan to carry out mass shooting
MEDFORD, Oregon — Police arrested a 24-year-old who worked as a high school custodian in southern Oregon after investigators say he was planning a possible "mass casualty event."

The Jackson C ... [More]

86 Man Arrested for Feeding Rat Poison to Neighbor's Dogs
Thursday August 5, 2021, 11:08 PM

Man Arrested for Feeding Rat Poison to Neighbor's Dogs
On Tuesday, August 3, 2021, Washington County Sheriff’s Office deputies contacted a husband and wife who said they thought their neighbor was trying to kill their two small dogs with rat poison. A dep ... [More]
87 PCC hosting a free COVID-19 vaccine clinic at its Southeast Campus on Aug. 11
Thursday August 5, 2021, 10:47 PM

PCC hosting a free COVID-19 vaccine clinic at its Southeast Campus on Aug. 11
Southeast Portland, Oregon – Portland Community College will host a COVID-19 vaccine clinic at its Southeast Campus from 2-6p.m., Wednesday, August 11, in collaboration with Multnomah County’s Racial ... [More]
88 Second Alarm Fire in Beaverton Damages Three Homes and Displaces Residents
Thursday August 5, 2021, 10:39 PM

Second Alarm Fire in Beaverton Damages Three Homes and Displaces Residents
Firefighters from TVF&R and Hillsboro Fire & Rescue responded to a second-alarm fire in the 1700 block of SW Harvey Way in Beaverton just after 2:00 p.m. August 5, 2021 . Callers to 911 reported seein ... [More]
89 Time is running out to get kids vaccinated before school starts
Thursday August 5, 2021, 3:21 AM

Time is running out to get kids vaccinated before school starts
PORTLAND, Oregon — Parents, if you have kids at home twelve years and older, that haven't gotten the coronavirus vaccine yet, physicians say it's time to get them that first dose.

Back to scho ... [More]

90 Brown supports Portland I-5 highway expansion proposal
Wednesday August 4, 2021, 11:02 PM

Brown supports Portland I-5 highway expansion proposal
SALEM, Oregon — Oregon Gov. Kate Brown supports moving forward with a plan that would expand Interstate 5 through Portland’s Rose Quarter while spending more than $1 billion to build a “cap” over the ... [More]
91 Oregon examines spyware investment amid controversy
Wednesday August 4, 2021, 10:56 PM

Oregon examines spyware investment amid controversy
SALEM, Oregon — The future ownership of an Israeli spyware company whose product has been used to hack into the cellphones of journalists, human rights workers and possibly even heads of state is up i ... [More]
92 One Person Shot In The Centennial Neighborhood
Wednesday August 4, 2021, 10:19 PM

One Person Shot In The Centennial Neighborhood
PORTLAND, Oregon - At about 2:30 PM on Wednesday afternoon, August 4, Portland Police were sent to a shooting in the 2600 block of Southeast 145th Avenue. Officers found a gunshot victim nearby where ... [More]
93 Newport Man Arrested for DUII Hit and Run Crash
Wednesday August 4, 2021, 10:15 PM

Newport Man Arrested for DUII Hit and Run Crash
NEWPORT, Oregon - On Saturday evening, July 31st at 10:15 pm Newport Officers responded to the 200 block of SE Bay Blvd on a report of a traffic crash. While officers were in route to the location, wi ... [More]
94 Detectives Seek Additional Victims in Rape Case
Wednesday August 4, 2021, 10:12 PM

Detectives Seek Additional Victims in Rape Case
On August 4, 2021, Washington County Sheriff's Office detectives from the Violent Crimes Unit arrested 27-year-old Darby Martin of Cornelius for rape in the first degree, sex abuse in the first degree ... [More]
95 State, local aid bottlenecks leave renters exposed
Wednesday August 4, 2021, 1:21 AM

State, local aid bottlenecks leave renters exposed
An attempt by House Democrats and the Biden administration to push governors and mayors to accelerate the release of billions of dollars in rental aid is meeting a harsh reality: Most localities are i ... [More]
96 COVID-19 cases in Oregon surge, hospital beds filling fast
Wednesday August 4, 2021, 12:01 AM

COVID-19 cases in Oregon surge, hospital beds filling fast
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — As COVID-19 cases continue to climb in Oregon, some counties — most where less than half of the area’s adult population is vaccinated — are experiencing their highest hospitaliza ... [More]

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