Portland Fire and Rescue announced Thursday that they had landed an over $4.5 Million dollar grant from FEMA. It means 26 firefighters who had already received their pink slips will get to keep their jobs for at least the next 2 years. 2 neighborhood fire stations will also not have to close. Below is the press conference issued by PF&R.
A giant Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Trojan Horse has turned up in Northwest Portland at 10th and Northrup. A man named Frank Mabry is taking credit for it.
There’s a little sign on the front asking people to leave warm blankets around. He’ll put them inside for safe keeping and distribute to people in need.
Portland media got an e-mail at 10:40pm on Monday night, from PPS Alerts, saying schools would be delayed by two hours across the district. Portland schools got wind of it after a couple media outlets retweeted the information and quickly sent out a correction saying the information was part of a hoax. According to a district spokesperson, the account is …
Posted by FM News 101 KXL on November 15, 2013
By Jeremy Scott
PORTLAND - Thousands of people paid their respects on Thursday to an Oregon City reserve police officer who was killed in the line of duty.
41-year-old Robert Libke was shot in the face by a man who set his own house on fire and was threatening neighbors with a gun nearly two weeks ago. Libke was taken off life support the next day.
A funeral procession …