Eat Pray Hate Protest at A Vancouver Prayer Breakfast

Posted by Rosemary Reynolds on October 17, 2014
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Vancouver, Washington –  The keynote speaker at a Clark County Prayer Breakfast this morning has the Mayor of Vancouver staying away from the event. A dozen protestors are outside the HIlton Hotel in downtown Vancouver where the breakfast is taking place.

The keynote speaker is retired Army Lt. General William Boykin. Protestors say he is anti Muslim and anti gay and …

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Two Totem Poles Back In Place At The Oregon Zoo

Posted by Pat Boyle on October 17, 2014
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Portland, Oregon – A rededication ceremony is being held at The Oregon Zoo today for two Native American totem poles. They’ve been at the zoo for years but were moved to a new location when the zoo broke ground on its Condors of the Columbia exhibit and  the expansion of its elephant exhibit last year.

The totem poles used to be …

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Baby Dies After Being Left in Car for Hours

Posted by Dave King on October 17, 2014

A six-month-old baby died after being left in a car at the Intel parking lot in Hillsboro for six hours. The baby’s father, who works at Intel, called 911 around 5 p.m. Thursday. Hillsboro fire said the child was in cardiac arrest. Responders performed CPR and took the girl to Tuality Community Hospital, where she was later pronounced dead. Investigators …

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Stranger Danger In Happy Valley

Posted by Jim Ferretti on October 16, 2014
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Parents in Happy Valley are being warned to watch out for a man who may have tired to kidnap a young girl this morning.

It happened just after 8:00am Thursday. Happy Valley police say a black man driving a Red Toyota Truck pulled up next to a young girl who was walking to Happy Valley Elementary and Middle Schools. When he …

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Portland Public Schools Take Part in ShakeOut

Posted by Rosemary Reynolds on October 16, 2014
Creston Kids

PORTLAND — 390,000 people in Oregon participated in the Great ShakeOut.  Portland Public Schools had its students ready to drop underneath their desks and take cover.   Students at Creston K-8 began their drill at 10:00 sharp.

The Great ShakeOut is a worldwide earthquake drill to help individuals, businesses and schools prepare for an earthquake.

Oregon is located in the Cascadia Subduction Zone, a 600 …

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