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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 $233/per square foot. More Portland information.

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3 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

Portland man goes to prison for stabbing girlfriend's ex at Aloha Christmas party

Summary: A Portland man accused of stabbing his girlfriend's ex-husband with a knife at a Christmas party in Aloha last year has been convicted and sentenced in Washington County Circuit Court.

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10 hrs ago | The Newberg Graphic

Sewage spills near Marquam Nature Park

City maintenance crews worked overnight to stop a sewage release in Marquam Gulch near Marquam Nature Park in Southwest Portland.

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17 hrs ago | The Reporter

Venice Watch: 'Star Wars' stars keep mum in Venice

The Venice Film Festival is bringing 11 days of red carpet premieres, innovative movies and Hollywood glamour to the Italian city.

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Yesterday | The Pordland Mercury

Tonight in Music: The City Nightclub reunion, Joyce Manor, Jeffrey Martin & More

JEFFREY MARTIN, HIP HATCHET, VIKESH KAPOOR The literate, forlorn folk of Portland-based songwriter Jeffrey Martin is given room to shine on his wonderful new album, Dogs in the Daylight .

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

OregonLive.com

University of Portland freshmen, others volunteer around the city to help build community

According to the university, all students from the incoming class of 2018 - an estimated, record-setting 1,085 of them - were expected to participate in the half-day program, which spread teams of students around the metro area to work on service projects.

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The Oregonian

Remembering Portland's historic theaters in walking film tour downtown: 2014 Portland Film...

Local film historian Dennis Nyback gives a walking film tour of downtown Portland, showing the locations where Portland's old theaters once stood.

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OregonLive.com

Steve Duin: Two acres, two neighboring couples and a $200,000 misunderstanding

Last November, a two-acre parcel in Southwest Portland sold for $22,000, one-tenth of what Multnomah County considers its real-market value.

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Portland Tribune

Portland police respond to two overnight shootings

Portland police are investigating possible gang connections after responding late Friday night to reports of gunfire at large, loud house parties in two different neighborhoods.

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WNED

'I Am Not An Inmate ... I Am A Man. And I Have Potential'

Dan Huff rests after a long day's work. He spent much of his life incarcerated in the California prison system.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Hip-Hop Theatre Production Dreamscape to Make Portland Premiere at la Luna Nueva 2014, 9/19-20

Milagro's theatre annual multidisciplinary festival La Luna Nueva is proud to present the powerful hip-hop theatre production Dreamscape.

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MarketWatch

5 reasons to flee the U.S. for Canada

Canada has the world's best reputation internationally as a place to do business and live for the third consecutive year, according to the latest annual survey of more than 27,000 people around the world by the Reputation Institute, an international corporate advisory firm.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

SFGate

Judge OKs Portland police use-of-force reforms

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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OregonLive.com

Former Portland man pleads guilty to selling restricted military-grade weapons parts to international buyers

A former U.S. Army captain who sold military-grade weapons parts on the Internet from his Portland home pleaded guilty Friday to violating federal law prohibiting the sale of restricted items without a license.

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The Oregonian

Where to find Portland's Russo-Soviet restaurants

As I noted in today's review of Kachka, the four-month-old Southeast Portland Soviet restaurant, there are glimmers that Portland -- a town that, until recently, didn't know a blintz from a bialy -- could soon be known as a hotbed for Russian food.

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The Oregonian

Naming Portland's everyday houses: From bungalow to 'Minimal-traditional'

Portland is known for its distinctive neighborhoods and substantial housing but it's not easy to categorize or even name most of the city's 150,000 houses.

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OregonLive.com

Group regularly swims across Willamette River; girls treatment center closes: SE and SW Portland news

Check back later today for an update on the condition of three tamarin monkeys at the Oregon Zoo that survived when six of their family members mysteriously died at the end of May. Also, watch for a story this morning about the Buckman neighborhood's perspective on the impending sale of St. Francis Park .

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Las Cruces Sun-News

Miley Cyrus' date turns self in, posts bail

In this Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014 file photo, Miley Cyrus, left, stands with Jesse Helt holding her award at the MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif.

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Willamette Week

A Farewell to Tiga

Next Saturday, on September 6, a little bar called Tiga will close after eight years.

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KATU-TV Portland

Police: Man believed to be overdosing on heroin rams WSP car in Portland

PORTLAND, Ore A man overdosing on heroin rammed the stolen Ford Mustang he was driving into a police car early Thursday morning in NE Portland, police said.

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Business Journal

New grocer primed to step in for Trader Joe's at contentious NE Portland site

A Natural Grocers also anchors the Hazel Dell Square project, in Vancouver. The store will serve as the main tenant in the contentious MLK/Alberta project in Northeast Portland.

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