Multnomah County Newswire (Page 7)

Multnomah County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Multnomah County, OR. (Page 7)

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  1. 90-year-old man arrested on accusations of hitting, killing pedestrian in NE PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | OregonLive.com

    A 90-year-old man accused of hitting and killing a pedestrian in a Northeast Portland this spring was arrested Thursday and booked into jail. A Multnomah County grand jury indicted Edmond Pomroy Balding on a criminally negligent homicide charge, court records show.

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  2. Former NFL player shot while allegedly breaking into Portland homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | KOBI NBC5

    The Multnomah County Sheriff's Office said man who was shot while he was attempting to break into a Portland home is a former NFL player. Deputies found Wilson in a backyard water fountain of a Southeast Portland home shortly after 4 p.m. on Wednesday.

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  3. Portland demographics changing, income disparity remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | South County Spotlight

    ... between nine and 31 percent of the population of 12 Oregon counties. Rubio pointed out that 20 percent of Multnomah County are officially categorized as people of color, a share she thinks actually undercounts them. Although the panelists challenged ...

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  4. Oregonian celebrates gender dysphoria after judgea s rulingRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | Sonoran News

    PORTLAND, Ore. Last Friday, Multnomah County, Ore. Circuit Court Judge Amy Holmes Hehn ordered the sex of Portland resident Jamie Shupe to be changed from female to non-binary.

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  5. After A First-Ever 'Non-Binary' Gender Ruling, the Oregon DMV May Change Its ID RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... it doesn't look like the change Jamie Shupe spurred will stop there. In the wake of the ruling [ PDF ] by Multnomah County Circuit Judge Amy Holmes Hehn, the Oregon Department of Motor Vehicles confirms it's looking into a new designation on ...

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  6. Ex-Army Sergeant Granted First Legal Non-Binary Gender Identity in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | People

    ... of the non-binary gender, which is also sometimes referred to as "genderqueer." Judge Amy Holmes Hehn, of Multnomah County Circuit Court, granted the petition last Friday, which reads "The sex of Jamie Shupe is hereby changed from female to ...

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  7. Portland, Oregon, mayor urges governors to ban oil-by-trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Portland Mayor Charlie Hales and Multnomah County Chair Deborah Kafoury urged the governors of Oregon and Washington to push Congress for a permanent ban on oil-by-train in the wake of a recent fiery oil train derailment. Hales and Kafoury, along with other government and health officials, said Tuesday the June 3 incident in Mosier, Oregon, proves transporting oil by train through communities isn't safe and Oregon Gov. Kate Brown's call for a temporary moratorium on oil trains in the Columbia River Gorge isn't enough.

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  8. Dash cam video catches Lexus running car off road near SkylineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    ... t swerves back into its lane and keeps driving. Captain Steve Alexander, public information officer for the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office, says they are looking into the incident but they still haven't found the owner of the vehicle.

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  9. Coming soon: Chinese chipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | South County Spotlight

    Dr. Dan Tracy, senior director of industry research and statistics for SEMI offered up a global perspective on the microchip industry at a gathering Thursday June 9 in Gresham. Tracy spoke to members and guests of the East Metro Economic Alliance, a business advocacy organization of East Multnomah County.

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  10. Local leaders ask Oregon, Washington governors to ban oil by railRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    PORTLAND, Ore. - Portland and Multnomah County leaders on Tuesday urged the governors of Oregon and Washington to push Congress for a permanent ban on oil-by-rail in the wake of a fiery train derailment along the Columbia River.

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  11. Leaders Ask Oregon, Washington Governors To Ban Oil-By-Train TransportationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Manufacturing.net

    Portland and Multnomah County leaders on Tuesday urged the governors of Oregon and Washington to push Congress for a permanent ban on oil-by-rail in the wake of a fiery trainderailment along the Columbia River. The June 3 derailment in the town of Mosier showed transporting oil by train is dangerous and unnecessary and should be prohibited by the federal government, Portland Mayor Charlie Hales and Multnomah County Chair Deborah Kafoury said at City Hall, alongside other government and health officials.

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  12. TriMet MAX trainRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | Willamette Week

    ... initiative, a May 31 cake-and-coffee gathering to recognize outstanding staff performance, went awry. The Multnomah County Health Department is now investigating a potential norovirus outbreak after at least 14 people came down with stomach pain and ...

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  13. Homeless man arrested in connection with Fred Meyer explosion; police looking to ID potential victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    ... of a destructive device charges, court records show. He was arrested late Friday night and booked into the Multnomah County Inverness Jail early the next morning, records show. Police said tips to Crime Stoppers and information learned from social ...

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  14. Leaders ask Oregon, Washington governors to ban oil-by-trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | HeraldNet

    Portland and Multnomah County leaders on Tuesday urged the governors of Oregon and Washington to push Congress for a permanent ban on oil-by-rail in the wake of a fiery train derailment along the Columbia River. The June 3 derailment in the town of Mosier showed transporting oil by train is dangerous and unnecessary and should be prohibited by the federal government, Portland Mayor Charlie Hales and Multnomah County Chair Deborah Kafoury said at City Hall, alongside other government and health officials.

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  15. Hillary Clinton wins D.C. primary, as she meets with SandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Portland and Multnomah County leaders on Tuesday urged the governors of Oregon and Washington to push Congress for a p Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton arrives to speak at a rally at the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Circuit Center in Pittsburgh, Tuesday, June 14, 2016. WASHINGTON - Hillary Clinton brought a close to the presidential primary season with a win Tuesday in the nation's capital and a meeting with dispatched rival Bernie Sanders, hoping to set a tone of Democratic unity heading into next month's party convention in Philadelphia.

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  16. Concerned citizen helps man out of Norfolk home during house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Portland and Multnomah County leaders on Tuesday urged the governors of Oregon and Washington to push Congress for a p NORFOLK, Va. - A concerned citizen alerted a man that his house was on fire in Norfolk late Tuesday morning.

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  17. A giant homeless compound by the river? Editorial Agenda 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    ... slept less conspicuously under bridges, in industrial brownfields, in unpatrolled woods, along river banks. Multnomah County's homeless population last year surpassed 3,000, with nearly 2,000 wanting for a roof to sleep under every night. While ...

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  18. Portland mayor to Gov. Kate Brown: Say no to more oil trainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    Portland Mayor Charlie Hales and other local leaders urge Oregon Gov. Kate Brown to oppose an oil train terminal proposed in Vancouver, Wash. Portland leaders including Mayor Charlie Hales and Multnomah County Chairwoman Deborah Kafoury on Tuesday called on Oregon Gov. Kate Brown to use her bully pulpit to pressure Washington's governor to reject a large oil train terminal in Vancouver.

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  19. Oregonian Newsroom Staffers Sickened by Morale BoosterCake backfires on daily's staffers.Read the original story

    Jun 14, 2016 | Willamette Week

    The Oregonian has begun rebuilding its staff-it welcomed three new reporters in the past couple of weeks-and newsroom morale after years of buyouts. The Multnomah County Health Department is now investigating a potential norovirus outbreak after at least 14 people came down with stomach pain and severe diarrhea after the event.

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  20. David Douglas says goodbye to Grotting, plans next stepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    A Monday evening announcement that Don Grotting will become Beaverton School District's superintendent leaves a large hole in what is widely regarded to be one of the best-run school districts in Multnomah County. 'I expect our work with all of our kids, regardless of background, will continue full steam ahead,' said David Douglas School District spokesman Dan McCue.

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