Woman Sitting in Park Wounded in Drive-by Shooting

Posted by Jeremy Scott on August 24, 2015

PORTLAND, Ore. — Neighbors called 911 when a woman was shot in King School Park just after noon on Monday and a vehicle sped away from the area of Northeast 6th and Alberta.

20 year-old Annastasia Madison was sitting in the park with two men when an SUV pulled up with several black men inside.  Somebody shot at them, hitting Annastasia in …

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Horse and Rider Hit by Pickup

Posted by mworkhoven on August 23, 2015

A horse is dead and its rider in critical condition after getting hit by a vehicle in Washington County. A 26-year old woman was riding her horse on NW Shadybrook Road near Pumpkin Ridge when a pickup ran into them just before 9 pm Saturday. Now she has a serious leg injury, and is in critical condition at the hospital. …

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Body of Drowned Man Found in Portland

Posted by mworkhoven on August 23, 2015

Portland, OR- A rescue dive team recovered the body of a swimmer who had gone missing in the Columbia River. The older man had been reported struggling in the water off a cabin cruiser in North Portland Harbor Saturday afternoon.  Another swimmer he was with tried to save him, but couldn’t hold him and the man drowned.  Divers found his …

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Smoke in Willamette Valley Makes Air Quality ‘Unhealthy’

Posted by Kaylene Beaujolais on August 22, 2015

PORTLAND, Ore. – 9-1-1 has been flooded with calls all day about the thick smoke and haze blanketing the Portland metro area. Officials are asking people to ONLY call if they see flames or fire. All the smoke in the are is from wildfires in Eastern Oregon and Central Washington. The DEQ has  raised the air quality level to “unhealthy”, and …

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Oregon Man Stops Possible Terror Attack

Posted by mworkhoven on August 22, 2015

A man from Oregon is being hailed as a hero for helping foil a possible terrorist attack. National Guardsman Alek Skarlatos of Roseburg was on a train speeding through Belgium when a Moroccan man came from the train bathroom, shirtless and firing a rifle, injuring several passengers. Alek says that he and his Air Force friend Spencer Stone attacked the …

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