Local obituary notices in Portland, OR
Yesterday | via IndyMedia
Apologies are still needed from Portland City Hall and The Oregonian for the wretched racist internment campaigns waged on behalf on the white majority at the time. The decades that have passed since these horrors started in 1942 have in no way diminished the need for real atonement, especially since many of the people on the wrong end of these life shattering nightmares are still alive. Comment?
Monday Feb 13 | via Dorsetecho.co.uk
IT was an honour to hear from HMS Sidon survivor David Bartlett, who is hoping to get in touch with more survivors from the Portland submarine disaster. Mr Bartlett, who lives in Farlington, Portsmouth, served on HMS Sido aged 21 and joined her in Birkenhead following her refit in 1954. Comment?
Monday Feb 6 | via The Countywide
Mr. Mullins was born on Aug. 24, 1928 to Henry and Fannie Mullins in Brandon. He spent his life in agriculture, growing up on a cotton farm in north central Texas. Comment?
Jan 18, 2017 | via Blade-Empire
Services will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday at Nativity Catholic Church, with the Rev. Jerome Cosgrove officiating. Comment?
Jan 17, 2017 | via Willamette Week
On Jan. 9, Portland police found an infant and his homeless mother at a bus stop on the 9100 block of Southeast Powell Boulevard. Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler says the death of an infant found at a bus stop last week is "a damnation of our response" to untreated mental illness on the city's streets. Comment?
Jan 16, 2017 | via Willamette Week
A Portland baby is dead after being found last week in freezing temperatures with his homeless mother in a bus stop along Southeast Powell Boulevard. Four homeless people died of exposure in the first 10 days of 2017. Comment?
Jan 12, 2017 | via The Columbian
No people have died from hypothermia or exposure-related causes this winter, according to the Clark County Medical Examiner's Office. Agencies around the county are trying to get homeless people into severe weather shelters that have opened due to the snow and low temperatures. Comment?
Jan 11, 2017 | via KVBC-TV Las Vegas
Acknowledging the city has limited resources, Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler on Tuesday pleaded with the public to help alert officials to homeless people on the streets whose lives might be in danger because of the biting cold. "This is a community moment. Comment?
Jan 10, 2017 | via OregonLive.com
Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler and Multnomah County Chairwoman Deborah Kafoury stand with police, fire and homeless issue officials during a press conference asking for residents' help during the cold snap. A 29-year-old man was found dead Tuesday in the woods near Southwest Barbur Boulevard, who Portland Police say was likely there for a few days. Comment?
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