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Portland, Oregon is located in Multnomah County. Zip codes in Portland, OR include 97240, 97230, and 97266. The median home price in Portland is $329,000 which is roughly $238/per square foot. More Portland information.

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Local news for Portland, OR continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

2 hrs ago | The Oregonian

TriMet track repairs will disrupt Northeast Portland MAX, bus service in August

Service on MAX and the No. 70 bus line will be disrupted for five days in Northeast Portland's Lloyd District starting Aug. 11 as crews replace a problematic track switch .

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6 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

TriMet surprises 102-year-old East Portland rider Vida Trout with 'birthday bus'

TriMet surprised regular bus rider, Vida Trout, with a birthday party on wheels.

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10 hrs ago | Bike Portland

Even a 6-year-old can feel Portland's massive bike theft problem

TV ended their evening newscast on Friday with a pretty touching anecdote about a girl who knows how much her dad's bikes mean to him.

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12 hrs ago | Business Journal

Portland's Pearl West lands its first big-name tenant

An impression of how Pearl West, a nine-story office building with retail units on the ground floor, will look when it is completed in 2016.

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12 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

Alice Sumida learns to dance through history

Nearly everyone at Edgewood Downs retirement center in Garden Home makes a beeline for her at some point during the day, wishing her a happy birthday, or telling her how happy they are to know her.

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15 hrs ago | The Oregonian

Arab festival canceled due to Gaza violence; shooting suspect search: SE and SW Portland news

The annual Arab festival includes games popular in Middle Eastern countries, such as Backgammon.

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16 hrs ago | KGW-TV Portland

Voodoo employee smashes doughnuts onto customer's windshield

Luke Copeland went to Voodoo Doughnuts Too on Sandy Boulevard Saturday with a big order; he was picking up about $2,000 worth of doughnuts for his company.

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16 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

Local artists address Portland's waste in 'Glean' at Disjecta, James Lavadour's latest...

Natalie Sept's "Brian," an oil painting of a worker at Metro's Central Transfer Station in Northwest Portland, appears in "Waste Not" at Nisus Gallery, in association with the 2014 edition of "Glean."

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18 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

David Madore's drive for a new Columbia River bridge

He's the founder and CEO of US Digital, an elected member of the county commission and a rigorous conservative espousing smaller government.

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22 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

Lesbian couple sues Broadway Cab, driver for $38,000 after left beside Interstate 84

Two lesbian women who were left stranded by the side of Interstate 84 last summer -- after they say a Broadway Cab driver shouted homophobic remarks at them -- filed a $38,000 lawsuit last week against the driver and the cab company.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Oregonian

Portland police seek publica s help finding missing 30-year-old man

Portland police are asking for the public's help locating a 30-year-old man who has been missing since Sunday.

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The Skanner

Portland City Club to Release Reports on Ballot Measures and Vote Aug. 20

PHOTO: Still from the City Club's BallotPalooza video showing research volunteers, including Charles McGee, Maurice Rahming, Serena Stoudamire Wesley, Des Culpitt, Crista Gardner, Arlene Hagan, Elisa Dozono and others.

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The Oregonian

Kenny Leisten's platoon gathers with his father 10 years after his death in Iraq

One of the items brought to Kenny Leisten's graveside Monday was a framed photo of him with John Rosander, wearing Iraqi helmet liners they had found.

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OregonLive.com

Portland man pleads not guilty to attempted murder in April shooting

A 20-year-old man has been indicted on attempted murder charges in connection with an April 28 shooting in North Portland, according to court records.

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The Oregonian

101 years of Portland City Council members and city annexations, in one map

But we need your help. Do you live, work, study or own property east of 82nd Avenue? Tell us your story.

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Examiner.com

Eco fashion editor Andrea Plell talks Urban Air Market Portland 2014

Founder, editor-in-chief at Refix Magazine and creative director at Ecologique Fashion Andrea Plell, and Urban Air Market organizer Danielle Cohen are coming to Portland for the first time ever for an eco fashion event from San Francisco: Urban Air Market.

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The Oregonian

Lloyd Center will have smaller ice skating rink; Concordia University now in Great Northwest Athletic Conference: North and NE Portland news roundup

Concordia University is officially a full-time member in the Great Northwest Athletic Conference after the NCAA Division II Management Council officially admitted the Northeast Portland school into its three-year membership process last week.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Oregonian

Green on Green tour: Gardeners live here.

The view from the parking strip across the sidewalk, through a grape arbor and up a heavily planted front yard to the columned front porch of the 1926 Pennsylvania Dutch house speaks volumes about the owners: Gardeners live here.

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KATU-TV Portland

Police searching for man with brain injury last seen on Hawthorne

PORTLAND, Ore. Police are asking for help tracking down a 56-year-old man with diminished mental capacity who didn't return home after leaving a bar on Hawthorne Ave. at around 5 p.m. Saturday night.

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Connecticut Post

Nude models, artists take to NYC streets

Marion La Coguic, of Portland, Ore., is painted at Columbus Circle as body-painting artists gathered to decorate nude models as part of an event featuring artist Andy Golub, Saturday, July 26, 2014, in New York.

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