Under the Influence

Posted by Mike Turner on October 27, 2014
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Court documents say 23 year old Niya Sosa-Martinez was under the influence of marijuana when a fire broke in her apartment Friday afternoon. Her four year old son Andre died from smoke inhalation while Sosa-Martinez escaped the fire. Kaiser police say the fire was criminal in nature and the mother appeared before a judge Monday charged with manslaughter and …

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Ebola in Oregon

Posted by Mike Turner on October 27, 2014
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Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber visits the new Ebola Incident Command Center at the Oregon Health Authority.

He and other state health officials say they have no plans to put a mandatory quarantine in place since a voluntary monitoring system is working well so far. The Governor says six health systems in Oregon, including OHSU. are ready to take in Ebola patients.

Only …

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Portland Rape Suspect Left Cross Country Trail

Posted by Steve Leader on October 27, 2014
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Port of Portland Police believe a man who sexually assaulted a woman on October 13th in a hotel room at the Sheraton near the airport came here from Massachusetts.

Cops say he  is Gregory J. Lewis. (picture above)  Lewis is wanted in Massachusetts for rape of a child.  He’s also wanted for kidnapping and raping a woman in North Carolina.

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Reward Offered in Pipe Bomb Explosion

Posted by Jeremy Scott on October 27, 2014
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Mike Turner contributed to this story

PORTLAND — Authorities are offering a $1,000 reward for information that leads to whoever planted a pipe bomb at an apartment complex in Southwest Portland.

The explosive device went off in the parking lot of the Terri Lee Manor on Capitol Highway on the afternoon of October 15th and damaged a car.

The Metropolitan Explosives Disposal Unit used a robot to …

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A Must See Halloween House

Posted by Rosemary Reynolds on October 27, 2014
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Happy Valley,  Oregon     Gary and his family go to great lengths to make Halloween and Christmas Special.  He says it’s all about making kids happy and the fact that he loves both holidays.  If you pass his house on SE 177th and Sunnyside Road you will not be disappointed at all.

He and his sons spend weeks putting up …

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