Paris, France – Oregon National Guardsman Alek Skarlatos received the Legion of Honor medal from the President of France today for helping take down a gunman on a high speed train bound for Paris on Friday. His two friends, U.S. airman Spencer Stone and Anthony Sadler and a British businessman also received that country’s highest award for bravery.
Skarlatos returned to …
Posted by Anna Erickson on August 23, 2015
WASHINGTON COUNTY, Ore. – The body of a man was found in a duplex on Teddi Rose Ct. near Beaverton.
After hearing an explosion, witnesses saw the garage of the home on fire.
Neighbors were then asked to evacuate their homes. When fire crews got there, they found the garage door in the road and flames coming from the garage and a …
PORTLAND, Ore. — Portland State University thought they were going to get a huge infusion of strings-free cash this week, but it wasn’t to be.
A private donor and former student who wished to remain anonymous said he wanted to donate $100 million dollars to his beloved school. After discussions a date of August 18th was set to announce the gift. …
Posted by garywolcott on August 20, 2015
HITMAN: AGENT 47
Hitman: Agent 47 is based on the hit video game. It’s the same game that spawned the 2007 hit movie Hitman that starred Timothy Olyphant.
Rupert Friend (Prince Albert in The Young Victoria) is now Agent 47. He and the organization he works for are seeking Diana, the daughter of the man who created his original agent assassin force. …
Posted by Anna Erickson on August 16, 2015
UNITY, Ore. – With an abundance of Northwest fires, firefighting resources are slim.
Crews on the Eldorado Fire are fighting it with what Operations Section Chief, Eric Perkins, calls an “Engine Brigade.”
They have three division supervisors, six engine crews and three helicopters. Fire officials are hopeful in getting more personnel and equipment in the next couple days.
The fire stands at 18,600 …