Posted by dshurtliff on January 11, 2014
January 11, 2014
Written by Mike Darcy
New Agastache and Brunnera Plants from Terra Nova
Several weeks ago, Dave Doolittle from Terra Nova Nurseries, told us about some new plants we will be seeing in garden centers this year. Terra Nova has taken a hardy, high desert, native American species of Agastache and developed a series called ‘Kudos’ that has a vivid range …
Posted by Mike Turner on January 10, 2014
It now will cost you to park at Washington Park in Portland. Most people we talked to don’t seem to mind but the pay stations are a challenge. They’re different from those in the city in that each spot will be assigned a number, and drivers will have to enter in that number at the pay station along with their …
Posted by Cort Johnson on January 10, 2014
The Army National Guard has honored Central Catholic High School as part of the 9th Annual MaxPreps Football Tour of Champions.
Central Catholic finished up it’s season Number 68 in the final rankings and is one of 50 schools being honored during this season’s tour. Central Catholic (14-0) posted its first unbeaten season since the school went undefeated in the 1952 …
Posted by Jake Baez on January 10, 2014
Police have seen it all, and advise that the “jump in the river” tactic almost never works — which proved true for Rebecca Humphries as she attempted to flee a police chase. Thursday, KGW acquired video of the escape and the attempting to evade by jumping from the bridge.
Carey Kaer, Troutdale police spokesperson, says an officer attempted to stop a Ford Taurus on Wednesday …
Posted by Mike Turner on January 9, 2014
Portland’s City Council supports its Park Bureau in denying a permit for the Hempstalk Festival. The event was criticized for lack of traffic control, litter, illegal camping and illegal use of drugs and alcohol by minors at last year’s festival at Kelly Point Park. Organizers say they’re willing to work with the city and say Waterfront Park is a better …