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  1. 19 Year Old Shot & Wounded In North PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | KEX-AM Portland

    North Precinct officers responded to the report of multiple gunshots heard in the area of North Lombard Street and Wall Avenue early this morning. A few minutes later, a 19-year-old male called 9-1-1 to report he'd been shot at North Fessenden Street and Van Houten Avenue.


  2. Shot Kitten Recovering From SurgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | KEX-AM Portland

    The kitten that was found in a southeast Portland dumpster shot with a pellet, wrapped in plastic and thrown in a dumpster is recovering. Lucy was operated on yesterday at the Oregon Humane Society Holman Medical Center, where veterinarians removed a pellet from an air gun.


  3. North Portland Gets A New ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | KEX-AM Portland

    Portland Parks & Recreation has finalized the purchase of nearly three acres of land adjacent to 7654 N. Crawford in north Portland. City Council had previously approved the $880,000 purchase, and the deal was completed on May 29, 2015.


  4. Intersection Made Safer For CyclistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 2 | KEX-AM Portland

    ODOT and the City of Portland activated new left turn signals Monday afternoon at Southeast Powell Boulevard at Southeast 26th Avenue. ODOT installed the two signals Saturday and on Monday, engineers from ODOT and the Portland Bureau of Transportation made final adjustments.


  5. Police Seek Information About Homicide VictimRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    The Clark County Sheriff's Office, in cooperation with Crime Stop pers of Oregon, is asking for the public's help to solve a homicide. On January 2, 2015, the body of 40-year-old Jessica Newton was discovered near the Columbia River in Clark County, Washington.


  6. Driver Rescued From Burning SemiRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    When a semi carrying U.S. Mail collided with a van at NE Columbia Boulevard at 17th Avenue the semi caught fire. Bystanders pulled the driver from the cab and put out his burning clohting.


  7. Sunday Parkways ReturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    The Portland Bureau of Transportation and presenting sponsor Kaiser Permanente announced that Sunday Parkways will return this year with five traffic free events through Portland neighborhoods, including a new route through southeast Portland's Sellwood neighborhood and over the new Tilikum Crossing Bridge of the People. The event kicks off on Mother's Day in outer Southeast Portland and finishes in September with the Tilikum Crossing/Sellwood event.


  8. Reward Offered For Help Solving Double MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    The Portland Police Bureau, in cooperation with Crime Stoppers of Oregon, is asking for the public's help to solve a double homicide that occurred in Southeast Portland's Montavilla Neighborhood. On April 10, 2015 at 10:02 p.m., East Precinct officers responded to a residence on Southeast 85th Avenue, just North of Southeast Division Street on the report of a shooting.


  9. DMV Time SaverRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    Oregon DMV is posting approximate wait times for the 37 of its 60 field offices equipped with automated wait-time systems. This allows customers to pick an office based on the wait time.


  10. Fatal Shooting in NE PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    On Saturday March 28, 2015, at 1:09 a.m., North Precinct officers responded to the report of a shooting at a residence on Northeast Morris Street, between Williams and Rodney Avenues. Officers arrived and medical personnel arrived and found an adult male in the front yard, deceased from an apparent gunshot wound.


  11. New Permit Parking In NW PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    The first phase of the Northwest Portland Parking Plan takes effect this week as City of Portland Bureau of Transportation crews begin installing Zone M signs to mark an expanded parking permit area and alleviate longstanding congestion in the neighborhood. The new signage is part of a years-long planning effort by the City and neighborhood residents and businesses to ease parking challenges and improve the livability and business vitality of the growing neighborhood.


  12. Fatal Officer Involved Shooting In PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    Portland Police were called to Southeast 130th and Sherman Street around 5:30 p.m. Sunday on a report of a burglar being held by the caller. When a police officer tried to take the suspect into custody he pulled a knife threatening the officer.


  13. SUVs Stolen From Beaverton DealershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    On March 7, 2015 at 3:10 a.m., a Washington County deputy performed a traffic stop on a suspected DUII driver. During his investigation, the deputy observed several key fobs, a sales sticker and dealership identification belonging to Beaverton Buick GMC located in the vehicle.


  14. Multnomah County Courthouse Break-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    Multnomah County Sheriff's Office deputies along with Portland Police Bureau officers responded. A Deputy District Attorney leaving the building called 911 to report an individual had broken into the building and was inside.


  15. Arts Tax Reminders Are OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    The City of Portland Revenue Division is now accepting payments for the Arts Tax which was approved by voters in 2012. The annual tax is due on April 15 and is $35 for most Portland residents.


  16. Sex Assault Warning Near UPRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    On Sunday February 15, 2015, at 4:35 a.m., North Precinct officers responded to the report of a sexual assault at a residence near North Portsmouth Avenue and Willamette Boulevard in the University Park Neighborhood. Officers arrived in the area and contacted the 20-year-old female victim.


  17. Governments Form Disaster Prep GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    Several local and regional governments in the Portland-Vancouver metropolitan region formally launched a new public-private-non-profit organization devoted to creating a secure and disaster-resilient region. Known as the Regional Disaster Preparedness Organization, or "RDPO" for short, participants include the City of Portland, Clackamas, Clark, Columbia, Multnomah, and Washington counties, Metro , Port of Portland, and TriMet along with other cities and special districts in the region.


  18. Fritz Running For Re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    "I plan to keep doing what I said I would do when Portlanders elected me in 2008, and re-elected me in 2012 - prioritizing basic services and spending taxpayers' money wisely," she said. "I have been a consistent voice for fiscal responsibility, equity, community involvement, and common sense for the past six years."


  19. New Information About Missing Portland ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    The Portland Police Bureau's Missing Persons Unit is asking for the public's help to locate 83-year-old Jerry Kent Boyer, missing since the afternoon of December 25, 2014. Jerry was reported missing on December 29 after friends checked his home in Northeast Portland and found newspapers on the porch and his dogs loose in the backyard.


  20. Drunk, High Carjacker ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | KEX-AM Portland

    Sunday afternoon, East Precinct officers responded to the Eco Car Wash, located at 16942 Southeast Powell Boulevard, on the report of a possible carjacking and that two women were attacked by the suspect. Officers arrived and immediately located the suspect, 55-year-old Marvin Walker Jr., and took him into custody.


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