Acres of Corn Maze

Posted by Mike Turner on October 4, 2014
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Cars are lining up once again to cross the bridge to Sauvie Island.

October is here and the Sauvie Island Pumpkin Patch is one on the most popular family outings in the Portland area.

It’s pure Portland … Bikes, Brews and organic food. Not to mention acres upon acres of corn mazes and, of course, pumpkins.


Fright Town Opens

Posted by Mike Turner on October 4, 2014
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It must be close to Halloween. Fright Town is open at the Coliseum.

Friday was freaky as actors, costume makers and set builders put the finishing touches on three haunts expected to attract more than 40 thousand between now and the end of October.

But for some props, it’s off to the island of misfit mannequins.


Car Catches Fire on I-84

Posted by Anna Erickson on October 4, 2014
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Pendleton, Ore. – A car was seriously damaged after catching fire along the eastbound shoulder of I-84 in Pendleton early Saturday morning, closing the eastbound lanes for 30 minutes.

The driver was near milepost 210 when she noticed smoke coming from under the hood of her car.  She pulled over, got out and opened the hood, when the engine compartment broke …

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Armed Men Storm Southeast Portland Home

Posted by Jeremy Scott on October 3, 2014
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PORTLAND — Men with guns walking down the street caused a lockdown at Cleveland High School on Thursday morning.

Just blocks away, three men broke into a home at Southeast 25th and Franklin, roughed up a man inside and robbed him at gunpoint around 7:30.  They were caught hours later in a motel parking lot in Clackamas County …

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Car Hit By Train In Hillsboro

Posted by Jeremy Scott on October 3, 2014
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HILLSBORO — A couple in their 80’s were badly injured when their car was hit by a train just after noon on Thursday.  Sadly, one of them didn’t survive.

The driver was stopped at the tracks for a red light on River Road at Tualatin Valley Highway with the safety arms and flashing safety lights activated.  The vehicle was straddling the …

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