A Southeast Portland Neighborhood Will Never Be The Same

Posted by Jim Ferretti on April 30, 2015
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PORTLAND, Ore — The Mt. Scott/Arleta neighborhood has had a familiar face delivering letters, magazines and junk mail for the past 27 years.  But starting May 1st, Merrit Hearing will be sitting at home drinking an iced tea instead of being a long time postal carrier.

Merrit has been with the U.S. Postal Service for the past 30 years and has delivered …

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Couple ID’d in Murder/Suicide

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on February 22, 2014

Police now know the couple involved in a murder-suicide in Southeast Portland.

38-year-old Heather Riccardi  was found dead inside an apartment last weekend. Police believe that her husband, 48-year-old Jacques Dreyfus was on drugs when he shot his wife multiple times.

He then called 911 before shooting himself. He was still alive when officers arrived. He later died at the hospital.

Another Hole Opens in Southeast Portland

Posted by Christina Kemp on February 20, 2014

If you thought a woman being swallowed by a sinkhole was frightening, how about the possibility of your entire home being devoured?

Portland fire fighters have no idea how it happened. They don’t know how big it is. And they have no idea what to do other then put up yellow caution tape. Justin Wynn’s SE Portland home is sitting partially …

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Mom Speaks About Her Tortured Son

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on February 16, 2014
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A Portland mother speaks out about her son’s suffering after he was held against his will and tortured by four other teenagers. Kelli Murrain spoke to our news partner KGW. She says what the kids did to her 16-year-old son Dustin was evil.

“They planned it all out. They had a list of all the things they wanted to do to …

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