Posted by Associated Press on April 30, 2015
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Tennessee Titans have selected Oregon’s Marcus Mariota with the No. 2 draft pick overall, hoping their third try at landing a franchise quarterback in the past decade is the charm.
The Titans selected the Heisman Trophy winner Thursday night after starting three quarterbacks last season with Jake Locker benched in October for rookie Zach …
PORTLAND, Ore – Portland State University and the Portland Police Bureau have come together to create a detailed crime map for the city that covers the years 1995 – 2013.
PSU Criminology Professor Dr. Kris Henning and 7 of his grad students spent a lot of time putting the whole thing together. It provides detailed and accurate stats showing exactly what crimes went …
PORTLAND, Ore. — Jack Ely died Tuesday at his home in Redmond after a long battle with illness. Jack’s son Sean confirmed the death saying his father was 71.
Jack was original member of The Kingsmen best known for the song “Louie Louie”. They recorded it here in Portland at a cost of $36.
The FBI was reportedly mystified by the lyrics …
Posted by Steve Leader on April 23, 2015
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SALEM, Ore. — Chances of another dangerous Oregon wildfire season can’t be ignored. According to Tom Fields, fire prevention coordinator with the Oregon Department of Forestry, the last two fire seasons have been the most devastating in state history.
Fields says fire conditions leading into summer are “pretty severe.” And the extreme drought in Southeast Oregon is no help.
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Portland Trail Blazers lost game two of their first round NBA Playoff series against the Memphis Grizzlies Wednesday night, 97-82.
The Blazers were once again short-handed as both Arron Afllalo and Chris Kaman missed the game due to injuries.
The Grizzlies had five guys score in double figures. LaMarcus Aldridge again led Portland with 32 points …