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  1. Innovative Traffic Signal In NW PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KEX-AM Portland

    Traffic engineers from the Portland Bureau of Transportation have activated Portland's first "pedestrian scramble" at the corner of NW 11th Avenue and Couch Street in the Pearl District, just ahead of the holiday shopping season. The pedestrian scramble crossing is one of three new traffic signals in the Pearl District.


  2. Reward Offered In Michael Olson MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | KEX-AM Portland

    The Portland Police Bureau, in cooperation with Crime Stoppers of Oregon, is asking for the public's help to solve a homicide that occurred in the Woodstock Neighborhood of Southeast Portland. On Tuesday September 30, 2014, at 11:08 p.m., East Precinct officers responded to the report of a shooting in the 6100 block of Southeast 52nd Avenue.


  3. "Joker Bandit" Strikes AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | KEX-AM Portland

    Police have released a surveillance photo of a serial bank robber who's hit five area banks and credit unions in recent weeks. On Saturday November 14, 2015, at 11:55 a.m., Central Precinct officers responded to the report of an attempted bank robbery at the Wells Fargo Bank, located at 1972 West Burnside Street.


  4. Jailed Suspect Charged In MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 4 | KEX-AM Portland

    On Tuesday November 3, 2015, Portland Police Bureau Homicide detectives charged 25-year-old Deandrea Sanders in connection with the July 2015 murder of Anthony Jackson Jr. Sanders was already in the custody of the Multnomah County Jail on numerous, unrelated charges. Sanders new charges are Murder, Attempted Aggravated Murder and Felon in Possession of a Firearm.


  5. Driver Charged With Manslaught In CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 1 | KEX-AM Portland

    On Sunday November 1, 2015, at 1:01 a.m., North Precinct officers responded to North Lombard Street and Peninsular Avenue on the report of a single vehicle crash into a power pole. Officers and medical personnel arrived and located the crashed green 1999 Ford Explorer on the northwest corner of the intersection with the driver still in the vehicle.


  6. A House Fire Turns FatalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 29 | KEX-AM Portland

    Portland Fire & Rescue responded to the fire at 837 NE 69th Avenue at 1:02 ame. When crews arrived, they saw fire coming from multiple floors and multiple windows.


  7. Port Donates Ross Island Land To CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    The Port of Portland announced today it will donate approximately two acres of the northern tip of Ross Island to the City of Portland a gift that marks the latest development in a decades-long movement by The Intertwine Alliance partners to rebuild and protect the island. Portland Parks & Recreation, which already owns and manages much of Ross Island, will care for the newly-donated land.


  8. Uber, Lyft Use Grows In PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    The Portland Bureau of Transportation released the summary report analyzing data gathered during the first four months of Portland's Private for-Hire Transportation Innovation Pilot Program. Based on a sample size of over a million rides given by both taxis and transportation network companies between May 1st and August 31st, the report presents a detailed picture of Portland's rapidly evolving PFHT market.


  9. Arrest Made In Portland Serial KillingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    On March 23, 1983, at approximately 5:00 p.m., a person was walking along the western edge of North Portland's Overlook Park when he looked over the steep embankment, between North Greeley Avenue and the park, and discovered the body of a 23-year-old African American woman. Detectives learned that the victim, 23-year-old Essie Jackson, was a victim of sex trafficking and had last been seen more than a month earlier on Northeast Union Avenue, now Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.


  10. Woman Hit By Car On Burnside DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    Hours after the crash, Kemble had reportedly suffered serious but non-life-threatening injuries when she was hit by a 2008 Toyota Prius driven by 27-year-old Portland resident Jacob Walters. Her condition worsened and she died shortly after 7:00 p.m. at Oregon Health & Science University Hospital.


  11. Two Fatal Shootings In PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    At 11:09 p.m. Friday, shots were fired outside of the Hour Glass Pub at 7401 NE Glisan in Portland.


  12. Indictment In Hillsdale AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    Portland Police Bureau Sex Crimes Unit detectives arrested Solano Villanueva in Downtown Portland on September 18, 2015, after it had been reported to police that Solano Villanueva had met a 28-year-old woman at a Downtown Portland bar, after which, they had gone together to a restaurant in the Hillsdale area of Southwest Portland, where they listened to music and had a drink. At the end of the evening, around 2:30 a.m., the two parted ways, after the woman had declined Solano Villanueva's offer to walk her home.


  13. Suspected Flasher Arrested In North PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    Officers booked 29-year-old Eric Garcia into the Multnomah County Jail Thursday on three counts of Public Indecency and three counts of Endangering a Minor. He will be arraigned on Friday.


  14. Flasher Exposes Himself To North Portland ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    On Tuesday September 8, 2015, at 3:51 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to the report that a man exposed himself to a 10-year-old girl in the area of North Denver Avenue and Bryant Street. Officers spoke with the girl and her mother and learned that the girl was walking home from Chief Joseph School, located at 2409 North Saratoga Street, when she was contacted by a man riding a bicycle.


  15. City Club Report: New Taxes To Repair StreetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    The City Club of Portland released a report, "Portland's Streets: End the Funding Gridlock," a detailed analysis of the City's critical transportation maintenance and safety needs. The report calls for "an immediate source of funds to prevent streets from falling into further disrepair."


  16. Woman Goes Missing On Neighborhood WalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    The Portland Police Bureau's Missing Persons Unit is asking for the public's help to locate a 37-year-old woman missing since Tuesday September 8, 2015. Lisa Jane Wright was last in contact with family or friends at approximately 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday.


  17. Woman Tries To Pickup Child At RestaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    On Sunday August 16, 2015, at 9:57 p.m., Central Precinct officers responded to a residence in Northwest Portland on the report that 30 minutes earlier, a woman tried to grab a 4-year-old child while the family was eating at a Pearl District restaurant. Officers contacted the family who told police that they were eating dinner on Sunday evening at Paragon, located at 1309 Northwest Hoyt Street, when a woman approached their table and commented about how cute the 4-year-old boy was at the table.


  18. Train Trestle Burns In SherwoodRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    A train trestle continues to burn near Tualatin Sherwood Rd. and Langer Parkway in Sherwood. The trestle blaze was the result of a brush fire that started burning nearby on Monday afternoon.


  19. Demonstrators Dangle From St. Johns BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    The icebreaker Fennica was in Portland for repairs to its hull and the ship was supposed to leave early Wednesday morning, but the ship's departure was delayed. Demonstrators against exploration for oil in the Arctic Ocean set up an aerial blockade under the St. Johns Bridge.


  20. ODOT Plans Improvements On SE PowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    ODOT will host an open house Thursday, July 30 to give the public a chance to look at safety improvements planned for Southeast Powell Boulevard between 20th and 34th avenues. The open house is scheduled from 5 to 7 p.m. at the First Floor Caf at Catholic Charities, 2740 S.E. Powell Blvd., located on the southwest corner of Powell Blvd. and 28th Avenue.


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