Tri Met is lighting up the Tilikum Crossing again as part of their seasonal aesthetic lighting experiment. It’s designed to beautify the city. Below is a release sent out Wednesday evening that describes the effort.
Lighting showcases design features of the cable-stay bridge and reflects activity in the Willamette River
Starting Thursday night, a second test of the aesthetic lighting on the …
Portland Fire and Rescue crews were called to a job site Monday after at 3127 SW Champlain after a construction worker was found unconscious at the bottom of a 15′ hole. They’re still looking into how or why he fell, but he was down there alone. Fortunately, they did not bury him in concrete.
PF&R used a rope and pulley system …
The first of two scheduled public meetings to discuss three options for Mt Tabor was held Tuesday night at Warner Pacific College. Portland City Commissioner Nick Fish and Amanda Fritz heard from citizens who chimed in on three options.
1) Drain the reservoir and leave it empty
2) Keep the water there, but maintain it
3) Spend approximately $40 million dollars to make …
Posted by Steve Leader on November 13, 2014
A fugitive from Austria managed to spend several weeks living in Portland, until his recent arrest by federal agents.
Prosecutors in Austria say Stefan Wiebogen, 22, stabbed his mother thirty times in the neck and left her body in her apartment.
Authorities say Wiebogen entered the U.S. through Atlanta in early September. A tip led to …
Posted by Steve Leader on November 5, 2014
This gold, 2001, Ford Focus 4-door, is similar to a car that Portland Police officers tried to pull over early this morning during a traffic stop. Police had to end the pursuit because the suspect vehicle was swerving into oncoming traffic.
Portland Police believe a homocide suspect is driving that car. He is David Kalac, 33. He has an active warrant …