Posted by Associated Press on July 30, 2014
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – A state agency has fined Gresham plumbing company for two serious violations after a worker was injured when a trench collapsed in March.
The Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division on Tuesday fined Apollo Drain & Rooter Service $5,600. The agency said workers didn’t install an adequate support system to prevent the collapse.
Danny Russu was replacing a …
Just before 8:30 Tuesday evening, a car swerved into the Jim Fisher Volvo car dealership on West Burnside at SW 21st Avenue.
KXL’s Jeremy Scott was near the site shortly after the accident and says a witness helped pull the driver out of the car.
Three people were sent to the hospital. It looks like the 43-year-old driver may have had a …
Posted by Steve Leader on July 29, 2014
Photo courtesy: Columbian.com
As Washington state grain inspectors refuse to enter United Grain Corporation’s export terminal at the Port of Vancouver, pressure is growing to have the inspections resume with federal employees.
The Washington Farm Bureau is calling on the U.S. Agriculture Department to take responsibility for inspecting and certifying grain for export.
State inspectors say they’re unwilling to resume work because of …
PORTLAND — A bridge construction project now underway at Fanno Creek has closed Southwest Oleson Road for eight months just south of Beaverton Hillsdale Highway.
Washington County is asking drivers to detour to Hall Boulevard and Scholls Ferry Road to help ease congestion. They also encourage people to support the businesses in the Raleigh Hills area affected by the closure.
The county is …
Posted by FM News 101 KXL on July 29, 2014
The Portland Police Bureau’s Missing Persons Unit is asking for the public’s help locating 30-year-old Devin Gordon Singh, missing since Sunday July 27, 2014.
Singh is described as a male Indian, 6’1″ tall, 170 pounds, brown hair with long dreads, hazel eyes, facial hair, a tattoo of “DTD” on the left side of his neck and an Indian symbol on his …