Reward Offered in Gresham Man’s Murder

Posted by Jeremy Scott on May 19, 2015
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GRESHAM, Ore. — A man who police and neighbors say grew medical marijuana at his home was shot and died in the street outside late on the evening on May 11th.

Police found the body of 25-year-old Erick Carnegie on Northwest 7th Place near Bella Vista Drive.  A witness says he was walking to the front door when two black men came up from behind …

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Gang Shooting Shuts Down Nearby University

Posted by Steve Herman on May 19, 2015
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PORTLAND, Ore.- Late Monday afternoon Monatavilla Park was full of people enjoying the last bit of sun before the storm, when all the sudden gunfire broke out.

Witnesses counted six shots fired by two young men with pistols shooting at two other men across the park. At first it appeared one of them was shot, but eventually all four took off in …

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Oregon Special Election Today

Posted by Brett Reckamp on May 19, 2015
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PORTLAND, Ore. — The State of Oregon is holding a special election today.  At stake are things like school board members, tax levies and some local issues.  Not every city or county has something going on and there are no statewide issues or races to decide.

A few local highlights include:

Multnomah County – Reynolds district $125 million dollar school bond; Gresham …

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One Dead, Two Badly Injured in Fiery Skyline Crash

Posted by Steve Herman on May 18, 2015
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PORTLAND, Ore.- Two are fighting for their lives while another is dead after a car rolls down an embankment in Northwest Portland.

“A spectacular crash, but unclear how it happened or how they left the roadway,” Portland Police SGT Pete Simpson told KXL. “We transported two people with critical injuries to the hospital, and one was deceased at the scene. But …

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Police Shoot, Wounding Man with a Knife

Posted by Associated Press on May 18, 2015
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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Portland police say an officer has shot and wounded someone wielding a knife and “coming at” police.

Authorities say in a news release the shooting happened about 2:15 p.m. Sunday at a Portland residence.

Officers initially responded to reports that the subject had been cutting himself.

That was quickly followed by a report that a woman said someone with …

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