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On Saturday, Dec. 7, KOMO 4 News reported that a good Samaritan found a pit bull puppy whose mouth was bound in freezing temperatures in Gresham, Oregon.
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A man found a puppy in a box with filthy blankets in Kane Park in Gresham at 8 p.m. Wednesday.
It's no secret Jim Francesconi can raise a lot of cash. The former city commissioner partly credits the gobs of money he accepted from downtown businesses for his loss in a 2004 mayoral bid.
Homeless adults line up in the rain outside a Portland shelter last December hoping for a dry, safe place to spend the night.
Multnomah County's Wapato Jail hasn't housed any inmates since it was finished nearly a decade ago, but the site gets regular visits from film crews.
A Multnomah County grand jury has tentatively been scheduled to hear testimony on Dec. 17 and 18 in the Fairview Police Department officer-involved shooting earlier this week.
Police officers search for evidence at the Southeast Holgate Boulevard MAX station early Oct. 12 after a shooting that ended with the death of Abukar Madey, 15. The decision by a Multnomah County grand jury this week not to return a murder indictment against an 18-year-old who fatally shot a 15-year-old boy near a Southeast Portland MAX platform ... (more)
Corbett Children's Theater is presenting 'The Treasure of Shiver River,' a play by Flip Kobler and Cindy Marcus, directed by Josiah Green.
Miranda Garvin holds her son Natheniel James, nine months old, while looking for clean baby clothing at a donation closet at Human Solutions' family winter shelter.
This pit bull puppy was found in Kane Park in Gresham with its muzzle tied and two broken legs.
A rookie Fairview police officer who fired his service weapon at a man during a welfare check early Tuesday morning had recently been cleared after a previous shooting 22 days earlier.
Not surprisingly, one of the state's most active conservation groups, Oregon Wild, strongly opposes U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden's Western Oregon timber plan.
The Multnomah County District Attorney's Office dismissed the misdemeanor vandalism case after concerns were raised that the officer's car may have been targeted because he was seeing a married woman.
Newly released court documents reveal the 15-year-old boy shot and killed on a MAX platform was armed with two guns, and that a Multnomah County grand jury has ruled his homicide as an act of self-defense.
PORTLAND, Ore. A Multnomah County grand jury has decided not to indict an 18-year-old man on a murder charge for a fatal shooting at the Holgate MAX stop.