27-year-old Nathan Strutt is doing fine after receiving a subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator or S-ICD. He is the first person ever in Oregon to get one. Since then more than 20 patients have received theirs.
The S-ICD is a less intrusive, and upgraded defibrillator that is a much better alternative to a regular defibrillator for some people. The FDA gave it’s approval to …
Posted by Steve Leader on August 8, 2014
Portland police believe the truck (pictured above) is the one Christopher Beard drove while stealing gasoline. The tank, in the back, is where Beard, 39, allegedly stored 300 gallons of fuel he bought with a stolen credit card.
Detectives believe Beard pulled at least 12 such thefts in the Portland area. And that the value of the stolen gasoline is $25,000.
Posted by Steve Leader on August 5, 2014
Photo courtesy: Associated Press
You might not think Las Vegas and Houston have something in common with Portland. But they do.
According to Oregon Live. Com, employment growth in the Portland metro (June 2013-June 2014) was eighth fastest in the country. (3.1%) That’s a tie with both Houston and Las Vegas.
A workforce analyst says the Portland-area construction industry is adding jobs almost …
A 2-year-old is dead and a teenager is critically injured at a Cannon Beach hotel. Police say they are searching for their mother.
Cannon Beach police were called to the Surfsand Resort at 148 W. Gower Ave. around 9:45 a.m. after a housekeeper found a dead child and a 13-year-old child critically cut in a 3rd floor hotel room. The teen …
Just before 8:30 Tuesday evening, a car swerved into the Jim Fisher Volvo car dealership on West Burnside at SW 21st Avenue.
KXL’s Jeremy Scott was near the site shortly after the accident and says a witness helped pull the driver out of the car.
Three people were sent to the hospital. It looks like the 43-year-old driver may have had a …