Prostitution and Drug Trafficking Ring Busted

Posted by Anna Erickson on March 28, 2015
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VANCOUVER, Wash. – 19 people were arrested at an 8-unit apartment complex and an adjoining home at 2009 Norris for drug trafficking, drug use, prostitution and trafficking of stolen property.  Kim Kapp with Vancouver Police says the SWAT team and multiple police agencies helped with the arrests, which included the apartment manager, 52-year-old John Raynor.

The Vancouver Police Department, Clark County Sheriff’s …

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Armed Police Standoff in Vancouver

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on March 28, 2015

A ten-hour police standoff in Vancouver ends peacefully Friday night when a man barricaded in his home surrenders. It started at noon today when firefighters were called to put out a fire in the front yard of a home on NW Esther Street. Kim Kapp with Vancouver Police says 65 year old Peter Benson pointed a rifle out the window, …

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Fatal Portland Shooting

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on March 28, 2015

Portland Police are investigating a fatal shooting in Portland early Saturday morning in the Eliot Neighborhood. Sgt. Pete Simpson with Portland Police says, after 1 AM, officers responded to the report of a shooting at a home on Northeast Morris Street. Officers arrived and found an adult male in the front yard, dead from a gunshot wound. Officers began talking …

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Local Businesses Relieved After 8 month Closure of Oleson Road

Posted by Brett Reckamp on March 27, 2015
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A stretch of Oleson road south of Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway past Fanno Creek is back open after being closed since July 28th 2014.  Construction crews needed to close Oleson in both directions to get the job done.

Several local businesses like Beau Brummell Dry Cleaners and Central Bark Doggie Day Care say they are thrilled two way traffic is back on their …

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Marijuana Czar Fired

Posted by Rosemary Reynolds on March 27, 2015
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PORTLAND, Ore. — The man hired only four months ago to oversee the regulation of recreational marijuana in Oregon has been fired.  The OLCC comments that Tom Burns termination is a staff issue, unfortunate and no personality conflict took place.

Director of Licensing Will Heglin will take his place on an interim basis.  He’s described as a good manager who knows …

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