Dangerous Sex Offender On the Loose in Portland

Posted by Brett Reckamp on November 23, 2015
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PORTLAND, Ore. — 56-year-old Dennis Davis has apparently let the battery run out on his electronic device.  His last known location was somewhere between Forest Park and Washington Park.

This is the third time since Davis was released from prison this summer that he has violated his parole.  Multnomah County’s Dave Austin says Davis should be considered armed and dangerous.  He …

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I-84 EB Back-open in The Gorge After Short but Powerful Storm

Posted by Brett Reckamp on November 17, 2015
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Photo:  Katherine Cook / KGW

PORTLAND, Ore. —  ODOT opened I-84 EB after Noon Wednesday after a 15-hour closure.  Strong winds and rain knocked down more than 20 trees along the freeway.

Don Hamilton says it looked like Cottonwood trees had been hit by lightning.  They noticed road signs weighing hundreds of pounds left dangling and broken.  Crews used heavy equipment to …

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West Linn Man Caught Sleeping in Chicken Coop After Night of Drinking

Posted by Brett Reckamp on November 16, 2015
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WEST LINN, Ore. — 23-year-old Jordan Fincher is facing trespassing, burglary and criminal mischief charges after getting caught sleeping in a backyard chicken coop.

West Linn Police Sergeant Mike Francis says they were called to a home on Willamette Drive early Saturday morning by the homeowner.  When they got there, he says they saw Fincher crashed out in the nesting rooms …

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