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  1. Live MusicRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Portland Tribune

    ... Elliphant and Typhoon. This time, My Body shares the stage with Stephen Agustin, Kasey Shun, and Paul Brittain of Portland's ambient shoegaze rockers Fourth Wall, who also record for Bug Hunt, sister label to Portland's Tender Loving Empire. ...

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  2. TV legend Davidson shows his 'Wicked' sideRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Portland Tribune

    ... likes of "Jeopardy!," "Wheel of Fortune," "The Price Is Right" and many more. Davidson looks forward to visiting Portland. He was here with "The Music Man," and "I spent all my time at Powell's Books." He also got his one and only tattoo here - an ...

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  3. The Short ListRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Portland Tribune

    ... The beloved pop icon has hit the road for her first-ever live North American tour. It stops in Portland, going beyond a live stage show to offer a multicomponent festival - Hello Kitty and friends doing live performances, DJ-driven dancing, ...

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  4. Our Opinion: Let's debate how city government worksRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Portland Tribune

    Earlier this month, a group of activists from East Portland filed a petition for a ballot measure that, if passed, would alter how the city selects its leaders. After an ill-conceived effort to secede from the city of Portland, Collene Swenson, Elzy Edwards and Heather Sirr have received the required approval from the city attorney's office to proceed with a ballot measure to change Portland's form of government.

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  5. Day 1: Greenpeace activists dangle from St. Johns Bridge to protest Arctic drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KATU-TV Portland

    More than 20 hours have passed since 13 activists from Greenpeace rappelled off the St. Johns Bridge to dangle and disrupt Shell Oil Company's icebreaker ship, the Fennica, from leaving dry dock at the Port of Portland where it's been since earlier this month for repairs. The activists are prepared to stay dangling from the bridge for up to a week to send Shell their message.

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  6. Activists rappel off Oregon bridge to stop Shell icebreakerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Peninsula Daily News

    Environmental activists rappelled off Portland's tallest bridge early Wednesday in an effort to stop a Shell Oil Arctic icebreaker from leaving the city. Thirteen protesters dangled from the St. Johns Bridge while another 13 remained on the bridge as lookouts.

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  7. Puget Soundkeeper Alliance v. StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | FindLaw

    ... Respondents. Richard Adam Smith, Attorney at Law, Seattle, WA, Elizabeth Hunter Zultoski, Advocates For the West, Portland, OR, for Petitioners. Diane L. McDaniel, Attorney at Law, Olympia, WA, Beth S. Ginsberg, Stoel Rives LLP, Seattle, WA, for ...

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  8. Diverse, non-cool East Portland seeks greater representationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Albany Times Union

    In this Tuesday, July 14, 2015 photo, pedestrians cross the wide swath of 82nd Avenue in East Portland, Ore. The Avenue is traditionally considered the dividing line between Portland and East Portland, where shabby apartment complexes, fading strip malls, wide avenues and fast-food chains are the norm.

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  9. Shell's Arctic foes try to block shipRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NWAonline

    Environmental activists rappelled off Portland's tallest bridge early Wednesday in an effort to stop a Shell Oil Arctic icebreaker from leaving the city. Thirteen protesters dangled from the St. Johns Bridge while another 13 remained on the bridge as lookouts.

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  10. Kayaktivists support dangling demonstrators from belowRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KATU-TV Portland

    Kayaks dot the Willamette River Wednesday, July 29, 2015 in Portland, Oregon as Greenpeace activists dangle below the St. Johns Bridge. PORTLAND, Ore.

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  11. Drums Along the Mohawk heats up in RomeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WKTV

    ... from San Antonio, Texas, the Troopers from Casper, Wyoming, the Colts from Dubuque, Iowa, the Oregon Crusaders from Portland, Oregon, and the Pacific Crest from Diamond Bar, California. Some performers have dedicated their lives in order to perform ...

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  12. U.S. Coast Guard says it will ensure oil company ship can leave PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KATU-TV Portland

    A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter cruised down the Willamette River in Portland Wednesday, over the dry dock where the Shell Oil company's icebreaking ship Fennica has been wrapping up repairs before leaving on an Arctic oil drilling operation. According to the Columbia River Bar Pilots, the ship's scheduled departure from the mouth of the Columbia River was canceled.

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  13. Kayaktivist push expected tonight to protest Shell shipRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KVAL-TV Eugene

    ... Shell in its exploration and spill-response plan off Alaska's northwest coast. (Photo: Jackie Labrecque/KATU News) PORTLAND, Ore. Kayaktivists plan a gathering Wednesday evening under the St. Johns Bridge, where 13 protesters have suspended ...

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  14. Weekend Warriors July 31-August 2Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | UrbanMamas

    ... Festival in Tualatin. Don't miss the Whole Foods Chef's Mystery Box Cook-off, the chance to dine at some of Portland's best food carts, and the musical stylings of Kevin Guiton's Dueling Piano Circus. Friday, 5:30 pm. Free! Sunset Walk in North ...

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  15. 13 demonstrators hang from Portland bridge to block Shell shipRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KOMO News

    PORTLAND, Ore. Protesters against Arctic drilling rappelled from the St. Johns Bridge early Wednesday morning to set up an aerial blockade of a Shell oil icebreaker in the port for repairs.

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  16. Activists dangle from Oregon bridge in Shell Oil protestRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Activists dangle from Oregon bridge in Shell Oil protest Activists dangle from Oregon bridge in Shell Oil protest Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1SihpSd PORTLAND, Ore. -- Greenpeace activists lowered themselves from the deck of the St. Johns Bridge Wednesday morning in an effort to stall the departure of a Shell Oil vessel headed for Arctic waters.

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  17. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Willamette Week

    They're the talk of the town : the 13 Greenpeace activists who early this morning rappelled from the St. Johns Bridge in an attempt to block Shell Oil's icebreaking boat Fennica from leaving a Portland dry dock. This afternoon, WW reporters joined about 20 "kayaktivists" who took to the Willamette River to support of the midair protesters.

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  18. Photos: Activists Protest Shell by Suspending Themselves off the St. Johns BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Willamette Week

    This morning, 26 climbers from Greenpeace suspended themselves from the St. Johns Bridge to create a human wall to stop a Shell ship from leaving Portland, where it is stopped for repairs. "Our goal is to basically demonstrate as much community resistance to Shell's plans to drill for oil and secure new oil reserves in the Arctic," Meredith Cocks with environmental group Portland Rising Tide told NBC News .

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  19. Police response to Greenpeace action could close St. Johns Bridge sidewalks for daysRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Bike Portland

    Portland police have ordered the sidewalks of the St. Johns bridge closed to foot and bike traffic in response to a direct action on the bridge. The action, organized by environmental group Greenpeace, aims to block a Shell Oil ship from heading to the Arctic.

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  20. Cooling centers now open; county officials urge residents to stay cool in heat waveRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... centers will be open daily, 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m., today through Friday: Hollywood Senior Center 1820 N.E. 40th Ave., Portland, OR 97212 503-288-8303 Friday, July 31, Hollywood will host live music from 7 p.m. to 8 pm.

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