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  1. Springwater homeless campers given options to safely move away or make a standRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    That's the message dozens of homeless campers received from Portland-area residents and organizers Saturday morning who gathered on the trail at Southeast Lambert Street. The event, which included cleaning up a nearby camp and a meal for the homeless, came more than a week after Portland Mayor Charlie Hales announced that overnight sleeping on the city's portion of the 21-mile trail would soon be off limits.

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  2. Homelessness is Portland's great test of private and public will: Editorial Agenda 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    In this file photo from May, Steve Kimes, left, a pastor of the Anawim Christian Community, and Johnny Poston, a homeless man living at Camp Serinity/No Tolerance in Southeast Portland, walk while discussing plans to run a campsite meeting. At the camp, homeless people have a code of conduct to ensure safety and trash cleanup.

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  3. When will the Grand Ronde's casino go up? We all know this is their real intent: Letters to the EditorRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Tribe's casino plans?: I have to chuckle every time I read an article about the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde developing the former Multnomah Greyhound Park. My only question to the tribal members: When will the casino go up? We all know that this is their real intent.

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  4. Hansen Shelter opens in old sheriff's office buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    On Friday morning, the Peace Shelter in downtown Portland closed its doors, and the 267 people who stayed there packed their belongings. On Friday night, about 160 of them moved to a new homeless shelter - the Hansen Shelter, located in the east Portland building that used to house the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office.

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  5. Woman leads police on chase from N Portland to Clackamas County in stolen truck, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Oregonian

    A 26-year-old McMinnville woman was arrested on accusations of leading police on a winding chase from North Portland to northwest Clackamas County on Thursday night. Police said officers initially stopped Ranai Michelle Tolman in a stolen truck towing a trailer near North Lombard Street and Interstate 5. But she sped south on the interstate, spurring the chase, Portland police said in a news release.

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  6. 37-year-old woman remains hospitalized after being hit by car in NE PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    Heather Ann Ackles, 37, suffered traumatic injuries when she was hit by a car at Northeast 8th Avenue and Prescott Street in Portland on July 21, 2016. Heather Ann Ackles, 37, is still at a hospital, Portland police said in a news release.

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  7. Homeless agencies prepare for massive Springwater Corridor cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    Officials who serve homeless populations in Portland say the pending cleanup of the Springwater Corridor means hundreds of people will be dispersed into an area without enough shelter space or other indoor options to accommodate them. After Portland Mayor Charlie Hales' July 15 announcement that outdoor camping will be off limits to people on the trail, service providers began preparing for an onslaught of people in need of a new place to set up camp.

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  8. Portland Metro Friday Traffic: Sinkhole closes NW Flanders St. at 10th AveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    Yesterday afternoon the Portland Bureau of Transportation closed Northwest Flanders Street between 10th and 11th avenues for inspection and repair of an "underground cavity" in the roadway. All lanes are closed as of this morning.

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  9. Inside Portland's gang world: The funeral homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    Unless someone dies, the stories tend to be forgotten by the end of the daily news cycle. In the news business, they're called briefs.

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  10. Woman hit by car in NE Portland suffers traumatic injuries, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Oregonian

    A woman suffered traumatic injuries when she was hit by a car at Northeast 8th Avenue and Prescott Street in Portland on July 21, 2016. The woman was taken to a hospital for treatment of injuries police think are life-threatening.

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  11. State orders Bullseye Glass to clean its smokestacks in hopes of curbing toxic pollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | OregonLive.com

    Bullseye Glass must thoroughly clean its smokestacks because state officials suspect it is one of two possible sources of cancer-causing hexavalent chromium in Southeast Portland's air, the Department of Environmental Quality announced July 21. Bullseye stopped using hexavalent chromium and its precursor Chromium III in February when a toxic air scandal, linked to the company's use of other heavy metals, erupted in Portland. The air monitor in Southeast Portland detected the metal at almost four times what the state deems to be acceptable, on average.

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  12. Parent Meeting July 21st in NE Portland for State's Leading Virtual SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | OregonLive.com

    Oregon Connections Academy , the state's leading online public school, is hosting a free parent meeting Thursday July 21st in Northeast Portland for families interested in learning more about the school and enrolling their students for the 2016-17 school year. ORCA is a tuition-free virtual public charter school serving students in grades K-12 across Oregon.

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  13. Oregon Brewers Festival and Sunday Parkways: 5 things to do in Portland this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | OregonLive.com

    We've got another weekend coming up. Soak it in with these five things to do in Portland and beyond.

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  14. Portland's 15 best food cartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Oregonian

    Over the past six years, many previous best new carts winners have evolved into full-fledged restaurants, including Lardo , Burrasca and ChickPeaDX. Others closed for good, including Umai, Kargi Gogo, Sok Sab Bai.

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  15. Retro fitness trail may get a facelift in southwest PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | OregonLive.com

    If you've been down Terwilliger Parkway, you might have seen it already: The Portland Health Course, a '70s-era fitness trail that haunts the forest along the pathway, could get a second wind for the 21st century. Opened to the public back in 1974, the course was part of the Swiss parcourse fad that swept through the nation.

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  16. Rounding out the market: A circular house in SE PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | OregonLive.com

    Home improvements can have you feeling as if you're running around in circles. With the hemispherical house at 71 SE 90th Ave. in Portland, the feeling is justified.

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  17. What's with the new paint stripes criss-crossing some Portland intersections?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | OregonLive.com

    I have recently noticed that some major intersections now have a diamond pattern of white stripes painted within the four corners of the intersection. What are they for? Is there a plan to put in all-way pedestrian crossings? The criss-crossing stripes don't foretell an all-way crossing.

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  18. I'll believe Portland is serious about homelessness when it cleans this block: Letters to the EditorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Oregonian

    Homeless on Springwater: I am pleased to hear that the city will finally take control of the homeless camps along the Springwater Corridor Trail, but I will not believe that the mayor is serious about any real cleanup until he does something about the single block of Northwest Sixth Avenue between Hoyt and Irving streets. It is by far one of the filthiest places in town.

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  19. Teletha Benjamin, Matriarch of Summer in September Jambalaya Festival, to Step DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | OregonLive.com

    Teletha Benjamin, the creator of the very successful Summer in September Jambalaya Festival & BBQ, will step down in September after 11 years. Teletha created the event in 2006 as a small fundraiser for Meals on Wheels People Martin Luther King, Jr. Center in 2006.

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  20. 17 of the best places to catch Pok mon in OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | The Courier Mailer

    Last week, we asked our readers to tell us where they've spotted rare and uncommon Pokmon . Well, they answered and we've compiled a list of some of the best places to catch the creatures in Nintendo and Niantic's "Pokmon Go."

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