Timbers Open The Season Saturday

Posted by Rosemary Reynolds on March 6, 2015
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PORTLAND ,OREGON    You can feel the excitement in the air.  Tomorrow night the Portland Timbers play Real Salt Lake at 7:30 P.M.

Timbers fans will see some new faces at Providence park this weekend.  The AXE pictures were installed Thursday on the entrance to the stadium.  The campaign features fans holding axes or chainsaws. They’ve been fixtures at the stadium …

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The Head of DAS Resigns As Part of The Kitzhaber Scandal

Posted by Rosemary Reynolds on March 6, 2015
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SALEM, OREGON   As part of the changing of the guard in the new Kate Brown administration, Michael Jordan, Oregon’s Chief Administrator turned in his resignation Thursday.  This wasn’t unexpected, given Jordan’s ties to embattled former Governor John Kitzaber.  Michael Jordan has lead the Department of Administrative Services since 2011.

In a statement about Jordan’s resignation Brown said, “We are grateful …

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Stop the Shooting and Hug Somebody

Posted by Mike Turner on March 5, 2015
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That’s the message from a group of moms who went before the media to call for an end to gang violence.

A local gang had declared war on Portland Police after gang member Quintrell Holiman had taken his own life after shooting at police a wekk ago.

His mother said police weren’t at fault for his death and that gang members needed to …

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Clean Up Time

Posted by Mike Turner on March 5, 2015
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PDX Airport workers  announce they have filed OSHA complaints against Prospect Airport Services – a contractor at PDX Airport responsible for providing cabin cleaning and other services at Portland International Airport and 26 other airports across the country.

Prospect Airport Services has been under similar health and safety investigations at airports across the country due to worker injuries.


Manhunt in Southwest Portland

Posted by Jeremy Scott on March 5, 2015
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Photo Courtesy: Mark Hanrahan, KGW News

PORTLAND, Ore. — Police swarmed a neighborhood on the outskirts of Southwest Portland near Beaverton on Thursday morning after a speeding driver who was on post-prison supervision crashed and took off reportedly armed with a gun.

A Washington County Sheriff’s deputy tried to pull him over for speeding at 80 m.p.h. on Barnes Road.   He got …

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